The Baltimore Sun's Jeff Zrebiec writes that Haloti Ngata is excited about playing for his new team in Detroit. Also, John Harbaugh called Ngata to let him know in advance that the Ravens would be trading him.
Purple Reign Show's Andrew Frank writes about how the Ravens will replace Haloti Ngata up front. His answer is that it all starts with second-year defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan.
The Ravens would be wise to go after tight end Scott Chandler now that he is a free agent, writes ESPN.com's Jamison Hensley.
CSNBaltimore.com's Bo Smolka writes that the Ravens were not happy with having to trade Haloti Ngata and that it led to a "sickening" feeling.
The Ravens and Haloti Ngata never came close on a new contract, which led to the trade, writes BaltimoreRavens.com's Ryan Mink.