The Baltimore Ravens and linebacker Rolando McClain are working on a contract, sources told NFL.com's Albert Breer on Wednesday morning.
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"It's a move that can't go wrong and I'm looking forward to playing in Baltimore as the Ravens run the same or very similar defense as I was a part of at the University of Alabama," McClain told Madison Weekly News reporter Bob Labbe. "Ray Lewis retired after winning the Super Bowl and I look to fill his slot. No one can fill his shoes, but I can fill his slot. I just want to fill out the shoes of Rolando McClain. This is a perfect fit for me personally.
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"The offseason program in Baltimore begins next week. I've been working out on my own. Playing football is like riding a bike. You never forget."
This might be the ideal chance for McClain to get his career back on track.