Geno Stone is coming again to the Ravens.
The 23-year-old security, whom Baltimore drafted out of Iowa within the seventh spherical in 2020 and was a restricted free agent, re-signed with the Ravens on a one-year deal Thursday, his agent Jack Bechta confirmed to The Baltimore Sun.
The transfer got here lower than 24 hours after NFL free company opened and was not a stunning one after the Ravens formally traded security Chuck Clark to the New York Jets for a 2024 seventh-round draft choose Wednesday.
Stone now initiatives because the Ravens’ No. 3 security after veteran Marcus Williams and second-year professional Kyle Hamilton.
Stone is coming off a stable yr by which he performed in all 17 video games, together with seven begins after Williams suffered a dislocated wrist. He had 38 tackles and one compelled fumble on the season and earned a 69.6 general grade from Pro Football Focus within the video games he began, permitting simply eight catches as the first defender in protection throughout that span.
Stone was additionally a big performer on particular groups, taking part in on 70% of the Ravens’ particular groups snaps final yr.
In different roster strikes, the Ravens additionally re-signed second-team All-Pro lengthy snapper Nick Moore to a two-year deal. Moore, who like Stone was additionally not tendered as a restricted free agent by Baltimore, went undrafted in 2019 and signed to the Ravens follow squad in 2020 from the XFL. The Athletic reported the deal is value $2.5 million.