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Baltimore Ravens nose guard had a rough yearIt was a rough season by all accounts for Ravens nose guard Terrence Cody.
O's hope to finalize deal with Jurrjens soonUpdated Feb 12 Share TweetThe status of the Orioles' agreement with pitcher Jair Jurrjens remains in limbo, with executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette saying Tuesday that he hoped to have a resolution within the next few days.Share TweetFormerly archrivals as members of the Yankees and Red Sox, respectively, Nick Swisher and Terry Francona represent just two prongs of a serious Tribe makeover that includes former Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds and will place free-agent signing Mic…
No surgeries needed for Vonta Leach, agent saysUpdated Feb 12 Share TweetPro Bowl fullback dealt with ankle, knee injuries during the seasonThe job description for Ravens Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach requires him to use his body like a battering ram to open up holes for Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice.Source: baltimoresun.comShare TweetOn the heels of the organization's most successful season in 15 years, the Orioles officially open a much-anticipated 2013 season today, as pitchers and catchers report to the team's spring facility in Sarasota, Fla.Share TweetWith a number of big contract decisions looming, the Ravens have medical concerns as well. According to Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun, the team is waiting to hear back on a second opinion outside linebacker Terrell Suggs sought for his torn biceps. …Source: profootballtalk.com
Browns could “double dip” with a raid on AFC North rivalsUpdated Feb 12 Share TweetThe Browns have a lot of salary cap space and a need at quarterback, and so they’re a logical choice to make a move for Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, if Baltimore uses only the non-exclusive franchise tender on Flacco. But Flacco may not be the only AFSource: profootballtalk.com
AFC North links: Cincinnati and the draftUpdated Feb 12 Share TweetBaltimore Ravens Aaron Wilson of The Baltimore Sun reports that the Ravens may negotiate with Joe Flacco's agent, Joe Linta, at next week's scouting combine in Indianapolis. While Linta says nothing is scheduled yet, the combine is when he typically mee…Source: ESPN.com
Kobe Bryant says chastising fan on Twitter was 'right thing to do'Feb 13Kobe Bryant welcomes challenges, which explains why he chastised a fan on Twitter for using a homophobic slur. "It's the right thing to do," Bryant told ESPN.com. "I couldn't help myself. I saw it, I was like, 'I can't help myself. I have to respond.'"
Don Banks: Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason PreviewFeb 12SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.
Adande/Gutierrez: Comparing LeBron James to Michael JordanFeb 12Our experts discuss whether LeBron James can reach or surpass Michael Jordan's level of greatness.