The Baltimore Ravens are getting certainly one of their greatest gamers again for Sunday’s AFC Championship Sport towards the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs after officially activating tight finish Mark Andrews from injured reserve. Andrews has been a full participant in observe all week with clear momentum constructing for him to be again within the lineup. With Friday’s information that he’s again on the lively roster all potential hurdles have been cleared for quarterback Lamar Jackson to have his most dependable — and favourite — goal again on the sector.
Andrews has not performed since Nov. 16 when he suffered an ankle harm in a win over the Cleveland Browns. The Ravens had at all times hoped he may return in some unspecified time in the future, and now they are going to have him for certainly one of their largest video games of the season with a visit to the Tremendous Bowl on the road.
Andrews, a three-time Professional Bowl choice and former first-team All-Professional, caught 45 passes for 544 yards and 6 touchdowns in 10 video games this season earlier than struggling his ankle harm. He completed the common season second on the staff in receptions (with 10 greater than the third-leading receiver) regardless of having missed the ultimate six video games of the common season.
He led the staff in receptions in every of the earlier 4 seasons and was Jackson’s security internet within the passing recreation. This week Jackson referred to Andrews as his “bread and butter.”
Isaiah Probably emerged as a favourite goal of Jackson throughout Andrews’ absence. He’ll virtually actually proceed to be an choice, however Andrews has the potential to be a game-changer in the course of the sector.
The one concern can be whether or not or not Andrews is at full well being and whether or not or not he can be restricted. However he has been practising with the staff for a few weeks now and has been a full participant all week. The Ravens have clearly taken their time in bringing him again. His presence alone ought to nonetheless trigger matchup issues and draw the eye of the Chiefs protection.