‘A great satisfaction’
Benjamin Watson, 34, has spent the past 12 months rehabilitating from an Achilles tendon injury so he can return to the field. Preseason Saturday, 7 p.m. TV: Chs. 11, 7 Radio: 97.9 FM, 1090 AM
“It was a victory for all of us,” Watson said.
Now that he’s put that milestone past him, Watson will turn his attention to the more familiar business of leading the Ravens tight end corps, the mission he thought he signed up for before last season.
“He’s the OG in the room,” said the team’s newest tight end, Larry Donnell. “But he still plays like he’s a young guy. So it’s been awesome to be around him.”
Even six months ago, it wasn’t clear what role the veteran might play for the 2017 Ravens. Dennis Pitta was coming off an encouraging comeback year. Crockett Gillmore, Nick Boyle and Maxx Williams