The Ravens also gave Ryan the title of assistant head coach along with a three-year contract reportedly worth up to $1.5 million per year (a raise of about $500,000).
Commentary: Ryan is back only because he was not hired to coach any of the three teams with whom he interviewed -- the Ravens, Atlanta Falcons and Miami Dolphins. Assuming he keeps the Ravens' defense among the league's best, Ryan will soon be a coach somewhere. But for now, the Ravens' defense figures to remain a powerhouse.
Fantasy Football Impact: Opposing running games still need to fear the Ravens' defense.
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