It may not matter. That’s how dangerous Wentz is.
Less than halfway through his second season, the guy the Eagles traded up to get so they could build around him is the centerpiece of a real contender. He’s making something out of nothing every week now, and what he’s making is special.
It’s always been broader, he said. It’s always been about justice and discrimination in America, police brutality, women’s rights; all those different issues. Clean water; Flint, Michigan. Issues that are pertaining to America that we all need to pay attention to because it’s not until it happens to one of us that it’s important, but it’s important every single day regardless of what we have going on.
He signed with the Ravens on June 13 and caught a 48-yard touchdown pass in his Baltimore debut. Maclin has 16 catches for 159 yards and two scores in five games for the Ravens, who have been hit hard with injuries to receivers.
That’s part of the reason the Ravens offense hasn’t clicked yet, ranking 31st in yards and 23rd in scoring.
We’ve just got to keep working. I think that’s all I can say, Maclin said. The good thing about being in that particular situation is all 32 teams in the National Football League are experiencing the same thing. Whether it’s offense; whether it’s running game; whether it’s defense, defensive line play; you’ve got something you need to work on.
I know we’re not alone in this boat, but it’s our job to go out there and get it fixed.