BALTIMORE - Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti said on Sunday the team is still deciding whether to sign controversial free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick."We are very sensitive to this, and we are monitoring, and, as CEO Ozzie Newsome said, we are practicing it," Bisciotti said in a fan forum with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell at M & T Bank Stadium. "We're trying to figure out what the right touch is. Pray for us."Kaepernick has been a free agent since March 1 when he opted out of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers. He attracted national attention last season when he knelt during the national anthem before the parties in protest over social injustice, something he said he will no longer do in 2017.Ravens officials said they had spoken to Kaepernick and that he is committed to American football. The Ravens have talked about adding Kaepernick to current players, former players including Ray Lewis, franchisees and sponsors.Ravens head coach John Harbaugh lifted the possibility of including Kaepernick last week after announcing that quarterback Joe Flacco would be lost for a week due to a back injury. Alternate quarterback Ryan Mallett has struggled since then as a starter with the first offense, throwing at least five interceptions in a practice.Bisciotti said there are also footballing factors to consider with Kaepernick."We do want to win games and I'm not sure if it's going to help us do that," Bisciotti said. "We're monitoring Joe [Flacco and his back injury]." We've been talking to Joe about that. "We're monitoring Mallett and keeping our options open, we've talked about RG3 [Robert Griffin III] and bring him in for training.Goodell was asked if he would like to see Kaepernick get another chance in the league."These are footballing decisions that every team has to take," said Goodell, who denied the notion that Kaepernick had fallen into a sort of blacklist. "What they think would be the right ways to improve their teams." "These are decisions in which I am not involved, decisions that correspond to the teams, and that is their right."Linebacker Terrell Suggs, the longest-serving Ravens player on the team, said he would accept Kaepernick if the team signs him."Sure, if it's going to help us win," Suggs told ESPN Sunday night. "We do not have problems, not in the dressing room.
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