Ozzie Newsome "hopeful" over Haloti Ngata contract

Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome admits that he is "hopeful" that nose tackle Haloti Ngata will sign a new contract before the start of the 2014 NFL season.

Ozzie Newsome has admitted that he is "hopeful" that the team will be able to agree a new contract with Haloti Ngata during this off-season.

The nose tackle has two seasons left on his current deal with the AFC North side, but the team is keen to agree an extension with him before the start of the 2014 campaign.

The general manager told the team's official website: "We wanted two things from these contracts. The first is to create some cap room and the other is to try and make sure these two players remained Ravens forever. We got 'Sizzle' done and we're still hopeful with Haloti."

The Ravens missed out on a place in the playoffs last season, despite winning the Super Bowl the year before.

Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs before the start of a game with Houston on September 22, 2013
Read Next:
Suggs "honoured" to sign new Ravens deal
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account