The compensation for
The Ravens assume
The Ravens plan to play him immediately tonight as they conclude the preseason against the Atlanta Falcons.
"I’m thrilled to be back in
“We are really happy to get a quality player who is also a quality person back to our team, especially this time of year,” general manager Ozzie Newsome said.
Last season, he recorded 72 tackles and three sacks with the 49ers.
At 6-foot-2, 292 pounds,
"The Buccaneers didn’t tell me the truth,"
Cutting ties with Cody meant giving up on a promising talent who never got over a multitude of injuries.
Cody battled a sprained right foot during training camp, returning to play 10 snaps and recording one tackle in the fourth quarter of a 24-10 loss Saturday to the St. Louis Rams. It was his first game action since
The outside linebacker had recently expressed hope that he was on the verge of reviving his career.
"I think I have finally turned the corner on my injuries," Cody said. "I feel like I’ve been able to take a few shots here and there and body up with some bigger guys.
"When you get hurt so many times in a row, you feel like you’re jinxed, but it’s behind me now. Now that I’m back on the field, I feel like my old self."