The Baltimore Ravens have now parted methods with long-time offensive coordinator Greg Roman.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 19, 2023
Roman is now stepping away from the group to pursue different alternatives.
Roman has been an offensive coordinator since 2011. He made his NFL teaching debut with the San Francisco 49ers, then spent two seasons with the Buffalo Payments. He has been with the Ravens since 2019 and can now be elsewhere subsequent season. In his first season with Baltimore, QB Lamar Jackson gained NFL MVP. Roman has had success with dual-threat quarterbacks. He coached Colin Kaepernick in San Fransisco as nicely, main them to the NFC Championship and Tremendous Bowl look.
This season has been harder for the Ravens as a complete. Having nobody else to contribute from the receiver place aside from tight finish Mark Andrews is hard to placed on the OC and Lamar Jackson’s shoulders. To not point out, the QB solely performed 12 video games this season and was out as a result of a knee harm.
Ravens followers have additionally been enraged about his play-calling lately. One play, and possibly the largest of all of them, was when Roman determined ship quarterback Tyler Huntley on a goal-line sneak as a substitute of handing the ball to operating again J.Ok. Dobbins or Gus Edwards to attain the go forward landing within the 4th quarter of the AFC Wild Card recreation in opposition to the Cincinnati Bengals. A Cincinnati linebacker knocked the ball from Huntley’s hand, and defensive finish Sam Hubbard returned it for a go-ahead 98-yard landing.
With the way forward for the quarterback place unsure, it does is sensible for Roman to step away. Lamar Jackson is closely rumored to not return for the Baltimore Ravens subsequent season. Many groups would like to have Jackson’s skill-set as a runner, however his harm historical past might need different groups involved.