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Ayanbadejo thinks baseball player will come out before football…

Ayanbadejo thinks baseball player will come out before football player

profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 26, 2013
Before Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo appeared at a rally at the Supreme Court, he spoke to Erik Brady of USA Today regarding the question of whether a gay NFL player will come out of the closet. Ayanbadejo believes that it will happen in another …
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  • Ravens add motivated Elvis Dumervil

    Ravens add motivated Elvis Dumervil

    What do Elvis Dumervil and Chris Canty have in common? Yes, they're the newest starters to the Baltimore Ravens defense and both will improve Baltimore's front seven. There's also another trend: they each have something to prove. This could end up being…
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  • Athletes, guns and the AFC North

    Athletes, guns and the AFC North

    ESPN.com Mar 26, 2013
    ESPN's "Outside The Lines" put together an intriguing segment on athletes and guns, featuring two AFC North players. Ravens cornerback Chris Johnson and Browns safety T.J. Ward both lost loved ones to gun violence and both have tattoos to reme…
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  • King: Titans feel good about leap of faith hiring Gregg William…

    King: Titans feel good about leap of faith hiring Gregg Williams; mail

    CNNSI.com Mar 26, 2013
    Gregg Williams says he's changed, and the Titans are expecting their new coach to have learned his lesson. But has he? The world will be watching to find out, Peter King writes.
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  • Ed Reed didn’t fully understand the business of the NFL until n…

    Ed Reed didn’t fully understand the business of the NFL until now

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013
    After leaving the Ravens and signing with the Texans, Ed Reed said this offseason has been a wakeup call for him in learning about the business of the NFL. Reed said on 105.7 The Fan in Baltimore that he believed after the Super Bowl that the Ravens wou…
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  • Ravens' Torrey Smith interning for a local politician

    Ravens' Torrey Smith interning for a local politician

    baltimoresun.com Mar 26, 2013
    Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith is making the most of his downtime in the early part of the offseason and is taking advantage of his clout as a professional football player by working as an intern for a local politician.
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  • Free-agency tracker: Cleveland Browns

    Free-agency tracker: Cleveland Browns

    ESPN.com Mar 26, 2013
    This week, the AFC North blog will be taking a look at what each team has done now that the first wave of NFL free agency is over. CLEVELAND BROWNS Signed (eight players): OLB Paul Kruger (Ravens), DT Desmond Bryant (Raiders), OLB Quentin Groves (Cardin…
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  • Jokers turned off lights during Goodell’s talk to owners

    Jokers turned off lights during Goodell’s talk to owners

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013
    The NFL is covering its bases for next year’s Super Bowl, conducting a simulation of electrical power demand in New York after the blackout in New Orleans plunged the Ravens and 49ers into darkness. But while the league is taking their planning seriousl
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  • Torrey Smith moonlights as Congressional intern

    Torrey Smith moonlights as Congressional intern

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013
    Torrey Smith is giving new meaning to the term “political football.” (Yeah, I said it.) Smith, the Ravens’ wideout who bumps up to No. 1 on the depth chart with the trade of Anquan Boldin, has swapped football for politics this month, serving as a C
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  • Florida State pass rusher Tank Carradine visiting Ravens today

    Florida State pass rusher Tank Carradine visiting Ravens today

    baltimoresun.com Mar 26, 2013
    Tank Carradine visited the Philadelphia Eagles on MondayLike many NFL teams, the Ravens are performing their due diligence on highly regarded Florida State pass rusher Tank Carradine.
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  • Saints could make a play for Freeney

    Saints could make a play for Freeney

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013
    It’s widely assumed that, with the Broncos losing Elvis Dumervil to the Ravens, Denver will make a beeline for Dwight Freeney. Especially since Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning began recruiting Freeney not long after the Colts announced Freeney wouldn
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  • Talking Ravens with a Baltimore Sports and Life blogger

    Talking Ravens with a Baltimore Sports and Life blogger

    baltimoresun.com Mar 26, 2013
    The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with…
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  • Jameel McClain’s spinal injury likely won’t require surgery

    Jameel McClain’s spinal injury likely won’t require surgery

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013
    Baltimore Ravens linebacker Jameel McClain received some more positive news as he continues his recovery from a spinal cord contusion that ended his season. According to Robert Klemko of the USA Today, McClain says doctors told him the injury is “resolv
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  • Video - Baltimore Ravens linebacker Elvis Dumervil reacts to 'crazy month' 01:31

    Baltimore Ravens linebacker Elvis Dumervil reacts to 'crazy month'

    Mar 26
    Albert Breer speaks with Baltimore Ravens linebacker Elvis Dumervil after his introductory news conference.
  • Video - Dumervil Happy To Be A Raven 05:33

    Dumervil Happy To Be A Raven

    Mar 26
    DE Elvis Dumervil talks about his contract snafu with the Broncos, decision to sign with the Ravens, and the business of football.
  • Video - Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis Dumervil: 'No ill will' toward Denver Broncos 03:14

    Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis Dumervil: 'No ill will' toward Denver Broncos

    Mar 26
    Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis Dumervil discusses his departure from the Denver Broncos and his excitement in joining the defending Super Bowl champions.
  • Video - Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis Dumervil: 'No ill will' towards Denver Broncos 03:14

    Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis Dumervil: 'No ill will' towards Denver Broncos

    Mar 26
    Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis Dumervil discusses his departure from the Denver Broncos and his excitement in joining the defending Super Bowl champions.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL free agency - Teams being strategic with big contracts

    Mar 26
    Free agency has been fast and furious, but teams have been strategic with big contracts, writes John Clayton.
  • Peter King: Titans feel good about leap of faith hiring Gregg Williams; ma…

    Mar 26
    Tennessee coach Mike Munchak knew he'd have a bullseye on his back when he stuck his neck out and hired Gregg Williams as the team's senior assistant on defense (that's the real title) last month. So many questions surround the hire, and will surround i…
  • Sports Guy Vault: USA-Mexico and the Insanity of Estadio Azteca

    Mar 26
    In 2009, Bill Simmons decided to cross another item off his bucket list by traveling south to Mexico City and Estadio Azteca to take in the sights, so...