The Baltimore Ravens have watched quarterback Lamar Jackson blossom right into a famous person proper earlier than their eyes. After being the No. 32 total decide in the 2022 NFL draft, Jackson has remodeled not solely his recreation however his physique as he has ascended into one of the most effective quarterbacks in the league.
On Thursday following the ultimate day of obligatory minicamp Jackson spoke to the media for the primary time in some time, and was requested many various questions, with many revolving round his contract state of affairs. He was requested if he expects to play in Baltimore for the remaining of his career, to which he responded with a brief however impactful reply
“I expect so. Yes, I do.”
Lamar Jackson stated he expects to stay in Baltimore for the remaining of his career
— Jonas Shaffer (@jonas_shaffer) June 16, 2022
There have been a number of public cases of Jackson and the Ravens group expressing curiosity in a long-term partnership, however to hear that the quarterback expects to stay with the crew is refreshing. It’s nonetheless unclear when Jackson will safe a long-term deal, however each time it comes he can have earned each penny.