Matt Judon reportedly receives franchise tag from Ravens on Friday

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Matt Judon has reportedly received the franchise tag on Friday.

What It Means:

Judon will reportedly receive a linebacker tender worth $16.27 million despite logging 36 snaps at the particular position. Expect Judon to play a key pass-rushing role after recording 24.5 total sacks since the 2017 season.

In 16 games last season, Judon produced 54 tackles and 9.5 sacks.