BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Justin Tucker is looking forward to his long-term deal in Baltimore.

“Like I’ve said before, I’m optimistic that something will get done. It’s a matter of when, not if,” Tucker told Jake Lourim of The Baltimore Sun. 

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Back in March, the Ravens placed the franchise tag on the second most accurate kicker in NFL history.

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Tucker and the team have until July 15 to work out a long-term contract extension. Otherwise, he will play out the 2016 season on the franchise tag figure. He is entering his fifth season with the Ravens.

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