Pro Football weekly

Baltimore Ravens


Rolando McClain

Rolando McClain - #55 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 259 lbs.
Birthday 07/14/1989
Birthplace Decatur, AL
College Alabama
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 1st round, 8th pick by Raiders

Ravens hire Zorn as QB coach

Posted Jan. 30, 2010 @ 6:32 p.m. ET
The Ravens filled their final coaching vacancy Saturday, hiring former Redskins head coach Jim Zorn as their QB coach.

Ravens' coaches get close look at Senior Bowl prospects

Posted Jan. 28, 2010 @ 4:37 p.m. ET
The Ravens, who found a star tackle in Michael Oher and a promising young corner in Lardarius Webb in the 2009 draft, have the advantage of their coaching staff again being able to attend college football's premier all-star game ...

Report: Ravens hire Pees as LB coach

Posted Jan. 25, 2010 @ 5:45 p.m. ET
The Ravens have hired former Patriots defensive coordinator Dean Pees as LB coach, according to a report on profootballtalk.com.

NFL fines Ravens' Lewis for roughness

Posted Jan. 23, 2010 @ 4:11 p.m. ET
The NFL has fined Ravens LB Ray Lewis $5,000 for his hit on Colts WR Austin Collie in the divisional round of the playoffs last weekend.

Injuries mounted for Flacco as season went on

Posted Jan. 21, 2010 @ 10:47 a.m. ET
It is clear that Ravens QB Joe Flacco battled various injuries as the 2009 season progressed.

Ravens' passing game needs improvement

Posted Jan. 17, 2010 @ 3:48 p.m. ET
The limitations of the Ravens' passing game were apparent in the divisional-round loss to Indianapolis on Jan. 16.

Manning, defense lead Colts past Ravens

Posted Jan. 16, 2010 @ 11:33 p.m. ET
Peyton Manning threw for two touchdowns in his first action since winning an unprecedented fourth NFL MVP award, leading the Indianapolis Colts into the AFC championship game with a 20-3 victory over the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday night.

Balance of power shifting back to NFC

Posted Jan. 15, 2010 @ 8:21 p.m. ET
PFW's Hub Arkush says a glance at the remaining playoff teams provides a good indication that the NFC has become a stronger conference than the AFC, with four championship-caliber NFC teams and only two such AFC clubs in the ...

Rice helps Ravens run over Pats

Posted Jan. 10, 2010 @ 4:19 p.m. ET
Ray Rice burst up the middle for an 83-yard touchdown with frigid fans still settling into their seats, Tom Brady turned the ball over three times on the first four possessions and Baltimore knocked off New England 33-14 on Sunday ...

Field-goal, snapping accuracy issues for Ravens

Posted Jan. 07, 2010 @ 2:29 p.m. ET
For the Ravens' special teams, it's been an up-and-down season, with field-goal and snapping accuracy having become pressing concerns entering the playoffs.

AFC playoff primer

Posted Jan. 06, 2010 @ 10:33 a.m. ET
TE Dallas Clark is the Colts' player to watch in the upcoming playoffs, as PFW analyzes the offenses and defenses of the AFC's six postseason participants and speculates on what it will take for each to win the Super ...

Ravens seeing far too many penalty flags fly

Posted Jan. 02, 2010 @ 6:59 p.m. ET
Penalties have been a major problem for Baltimore. The Ravens have been assessed 1,057 yards on 110 penalties this season, with both totals well above the league average,

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted April 12, 2013
McClain has signed a one-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens.||||||| The 6-foot-4, 259-pound McClain spent three years with Oakland after being selected eighth overall in the 2010 NFL draft. In 41 career games, he has 274 tackles, 6 1/2 sacks and one interception. He has a chance to take over for Ray Lewis, who retired after 17 seasons.
Posted April 05, 2013
The Oakland Raiders have waived McClain less than three years after drafting him eighth overall.||||||| McClain is the third player drafted in the top 10 by late owner Al Davis to be let go so far this offseason by second-year general manager Reggie McKenzie. Defensive back Michael Huff (seventh pick in 2006) and receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (seventh pick in `09) were cut last month.
Posted Nov. 30, 2012
McClain is inactive for the Oakland Raiders in his first game back from a two-game suspension.||||||| McClain returned this week from a suspension for conduct detrimental to the team after being demoted to second string but will miss the game.
Posted Nov. 29, 2012
Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen says he told McClain not to come to practice a day after being held out for team-related issues.||||||| Allen would not address the reasons for his decision on Thursday other than to say there are "consequences to his actions." McClain did not report to the team facility Thursday. Allen says McClain is still on the team's roster but says a decision about his future will need to be made. McClain was the eighth overall pick in the 2010 draft. He has struggled so far in his career and has had his playing time sharply reduced in recent weeks.
Posted Nov. 28, 2012
McClain is not practicing again for the Oakland Raiders a day after being held out for an undisclosed team-related issue.||||||| The Raiders say McClain is still on the team's roster Thursday despite being held out of practice for two days. Coach Dennis Allen is scheduled to address the media later in the day. McClain was the eighth overall pick in the 2010 draft. He has struggled so far in his career and has had his playing time sharply reduced in recent weeks.

ABOUT TRUST ONLINE