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Ex-Morgan State cornerback Joe Rankin taking another shot at NF…

Ex-Morgan State cornerback Joe Rankin taking another shot at NFL

baltimoresun.com Updated 8 hours ago
Joe Rankin worked overnight for several months as a forklift operator, toiling away to save up enough money to train for another shot at the NFL.
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  • Orioles want Gausman ready to be both a starter and reliever

    Orioles want Gausman ready to be both a starter and reliever

    MLB.com 9 hours ago
    Kevin Gausman pitched just one inning in the Orioles' 6-4 loss to the Tigers on Thursday and manager Buck Showalter said he could shorten up the right-hander as a potential bullpen option in the final two weeks of camp.
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  • Tillman, Orioles have not talked contract extension

    Tillman, Orioles have not talked contract extension

    MLB.com 9 hours ago
    Orioles starter Chris Tillman said after Thursday's start, a 6-4 loss to the Tigers, that there's been nothing new in the past few months regarding a contrat extension with Baltimore.
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  • Nebraska pass rusher Randy Gregory admits failed combine drug t…

    Nebraska pass rusher Randy Gregory admits failed combine drug test

    baltimoresun.com 9 hours ago
    Nebraska pass rusher Randy Gregory acknowledged that he failed a drug test for marijuana at the NFL scouting combine in February.
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  • Cabrera, Martinez and Cespedes Homer for Tigers in Win

    Cabrera, Martinez and Cespedes Homer for Tigers in Win

    nytimes.com 10 hours ago
    Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez and Yoenis Cespedes each homered for the Detroit Tigers in 6-4 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday.
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  • Miggy, V-Mart hit first spring homers as Tigers beat O's

    Miggy, V-Mart hit first spring homers as Tigers beat O's

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    Ten months after Miguel Cabrera hit a go-ahead home run off Tommy Hunter at Camden Yards, the slugger led a Tigers comeback with a game-tying drive off the Orioles reliever. However, it took a Victor Martinez home run in the eighth inning to break the t…
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  • Vinny Testaverde working as quarterback tutor for ECU prospect

    Vinny Testaverde working as quarterback tutor for ECU prospect

    profootballtalk.com 11 hours ago
    When Chris Weinke left IMG to take a job as the Rams quarterback coach, he was replaced by another old guy who once played for the Panthers. According to Bill Voth of Black and Blue Review, East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden is under the tutelage of…
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  • Archer named Opening Day starter

    Archer named Opening Day starter

    MLB.com 13 hours ago
    Chris Archer will get the ball for the Rays when they open their season April 6 against the Orioles. The right-hander becomes the club's 11th different Opening Day starter in 18 seasons.
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  • Everybody wants somebody else to give Ray Rice a chance

    Everybody wants somebody else to give Ray Rice a chance

    Two things seem apparent in regards to former Ravens running back Ray Rice. Plenty of people want to see him get a second chance in theory. No one, however, seems interested in putting that theory into practice. A number of coaches at the league meeting…
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  • Ravens continue to challenge safety Matt Elam

    Ravens continue to challenge safety Matt Elam

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    The regression of Matt Elam forced the Baltimore Ravens to sign a starting safety in free agency and publicly prod the 2012 first-round pick. For the second time in two months, the Ravens stressed the importance for Elam to become a better football play…
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  • Former Ravens running back Ray Rice selling his Reisterstown ho…

    Former Ravens running back Ray Rice selling his Reisterstown home

    baltimoresun.com 19 hours ago
    Former Ravens running back Ray Rice's Reisterstown home is under contract, according to real estate records.
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  • NFL bans Patriots’ ineligible receiver ploy

    NFL bans Patriots’ ineligible receiver ploy

    profootballtalk.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    The trick play the Patriots used against the Ravens in the playoffs will no longer be legal under an NFL rule adopted today. The league has made it illegal for an offensive player with an eligible receiver’s jersey number (1-49 and 80-89) to report as a…
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  • Norris Strong for Blue Jays in 5-2 Win Over Orioles

    Norris Strong for Blue Jays in 5-2 Win Over Orioles

    nytimes.com MLB.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    Looking to cement a spot in the Toronto rotation, Daniel Norris allowed one run in six impressive innings as the Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Wednesday.
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  • Ravens should be pleased by passing of ineligible receiver rule

    Ravens should be pleased by passing of ineligible receiver rule

    ESPN.com deadspin.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    PHOENIX -- Whether you want to call it the Ravens rule or the Patriots rule, no team will be able to employ the same tactic that the New England Patriots used in their divisional playoff win over the Baltimore Ravens two months ago. The league passed a …
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  • NFL disallows Patriots 'trick' plays that stung Ravens in playo…

    NFL disallows Patriots 'trick' plays that stung Ravens in playoffs

    yahoo.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    The New England Patriots took advantage of the rules to beat the Baltimore Ravens in the postseason. On Wednesday, the NFL changed the rules. The Patriots ran some four-man lines where running back Shane Vereen was on the line but ineligible and tight e…
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  • John Harbaugh confident Ravens can replace Haloti Ngata

    John Harbaugh confident Ravens can replace Haloti Ngata

    ESPN.com baltimoresun.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    PHOENIX -- Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh knows one of the biggest challenges for his defense is replacing five-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata. He just believes the Ravens already have the players in place to fill that massive void in…
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  • Ravens will be busy in fourth and fifth rounds of draft

    Ravens will be busy in fourth and fifth rounds of draft

    baltimoresun.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    At the league meetings this week, the NFL announced the order for the 2015 draft, which will begin April 30 in Chicago.
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  • Ravens salary-cap update: Team is $7.875 million under NFL limi…

    Ravens salary-cap update: Team is $7.875 million under NFL limit

    baltimoresun.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    The Ravens are $7.875 million under the NFL salary-cap limit of $143.28 million, a solid financial situation at this stage of the offseason.
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  • Florida State cornerback P.J. Williams to visit Ravens, sources…

    Florida State cornerback P.J. Williams to visit Ravens, sources say

    baltimoresun.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    The Ravens drafted two Florida State defensive players a year ago, selecting defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan in the second round and safety Terrence Brooks in the third round.
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  • Video - AFC North Offseason Agendas 03:03

    AFC North Offseason Agendas

    Mar 25
    NFL Nation reporters discuss what they learned about the AFC North teams during the NFL owners meetings.
  • Video - Patriots' Trick Formation Now Ruled Illegal 02:08

    Patriots' Trick Formation Now Ruled Illegal

    Mar 25
    ESPN NFL Insiders Dan Graziano and Kevin Seifert discuss the league's new rule that makes it illegal for an offensive player with an eligible number to report as ineligible and line up outside the tackle box.
  • Video - Harbaugh Discusses Offseason Arrests 02:07

    Harbaugh Discusses Offseason Arrests

    Mar 24
    Dan Graziano and Jamison Hensley discuss Ravens coach John Harbaugh's thoughts on his team's offseason arrests.
  • Video - AFC North Coaches Dish On Team Personnel 04:15

    AFC North Coaches Dish On Team Personnel

    Mar 24
    NFL Nation reporters discuss what they learned from coaches in the AFC North during Day 2 of the NFL owners meetings.

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