Ravens send Patrick Ricard to injured reserve

The Pro Bowl fullback was placed in the IR and will miss the final game of the regular season against the Steelers

OWINGS MILLS – Los Baltimore Ravens they placed the fullback of Pro bowl, Patrick Ricardon injured reserve this Thursday, which means the team won’t have one of its best blockers in Sunday’s game, which they are bound to win, against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Ricard, who was selected to his third Pro bowl in a row, he’s been dealing with a knee injury during the last month. He had missed three straight games before participating in 28 plays in last Sunday’s loss, 20-19, to the Los Angeles Rams.

RicardAn undrafted free agent from Maine in 2017, he will become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season.

This is another hit in the injury-marked season for Baltimore, which has placed 25 players on injured reserve at some point in the season. Ricard is the fourth player of Pro bowl on the injured reserve list of the Ravens, joining offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley and cornerbacks Marlon Humphrey and Marcus Peters. The Ravens they also put tight end Nick Boyle on the reserve / COVID-19 list.

Quarterback Lamar Jackson missed training for the second day in a row with a right ankle injury. You have trained once in the last 25 days.

The Ravens (8-8) have little hope of qualifying for the playoffs before their last game of the regular season. In addition to beating the Steelers (8-7-1), Baltimore He needs three teams (Indianapolis Colts, Los Angeles Chargers and Miami Dolphins) to lose.