Former Navy inside linebacker Diego Fagot, who practiced with the Ravens throughout rookie minicamp, has formally signed with the staff.
Fagot was granted permission to pursue a career in professional sports on Saturday by the Department of Defense. Athletes who’re accepted to pursue an athletic profession are usually not commissioned as officers till their athletic careers are full, at which period they start their obligatory navy requirement of no less than 5 years.
The 6-foot-3, 240-pound Fagot is a two-time first-team All-American Athletic Conference choice who had 94 tackles final season and was named the Shrine Bowl defensive MVP, however he was not chosen within the 2022 draft.
He can have a chance to renew competing with the Ravens’ group of inside linebackers when OTAs start this week. Baltimore additionally signed two different undrafted inside linebackers in Michigan’s John Ross and Auburn’s Zakoby McClain.