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Ravens reach deals with undrafted defensive backs Moe Lee, Gary…

Ravens reach deals with undrafted defensive backs Moe Lee, Gary Walker

baltimoresun.com Updated May 8, 2013
The Ravens have reached contract agreements with undrafted rookie defensive backs Moe Lee and Gary Walker.
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  • Orioles' Roberts to have hamstring surgery

    Orioles' Roberts to have hamstring surgery

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts will undergo surgery on his ailing right hamstring, a procedure that will add an extra six weeks to his time on the disabled list.
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  • Ronde Barber Retires

    Ronde Barber Retires

    deadspin.com May 8, 2013
    Buccaneers DB Ronde Barber is officially calling it a career, saying "I've had a better run than I ever could've dreamed of having." With the retirements of Barber, Ray Lewis, and Donald Driver, the oldest non-special teamer left in the NFL is…
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  • Ray Rice Day on Saturday at Calvert Hall

    Ray Rice Day on Saturday at Calvert Hall

    baltimoresun.com May 8, 2013
    Ravens Pro Bowl runner to hold second annual football campRavens Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice will hold his second annual area football camp on Saturday at the Calvert Hall football stadium.
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  • Bryant McKinnie officially signs his two-year contract

    Bryant McKinnie officially signs his two-year contract

    baltimoresun.com May 8, 2013
    Deal is worth up to $7 millionRavens offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie has officially signed his two-year contract worth up to $7 million.
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  • Ravens rookie offensive lineman Rick Wagner expects to play ver…

    Ravens rookie offensive lineman Rick Wagner expects to play versatile role

    baltimoresun.com May 8, 2013
    Fifth-round draft pick lined up at left tackle at rookie minicampThe Ravens envision a versatile role for rookie left tackle Rick Wagner, their fifth-round draft pick from Wisconsin.
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  • Next best pass-rusher: Mingo or Jones?

    Next best pass-rusher: Mingo or Jones?

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    The last two linebackers to win NFL Defensive Player of the Year came from AFC North. James Harrison of the Pittsburgh Steelers received the honor in 2008, and Terrell Suggs of the Baltimore Ravens followed him in 2011. Who's the next great pass-rusher …
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  • Wake-up: Is Polamalu the third-best safety?

    Wake-up: Is Polamalu the third-best safety?

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    Let's take a quick break from the arrests and federal investigation going on in the AFC North to talk about ballroom dancing. In my 13 years of covering the NFL, I have never written a sentence quite like that one, but I digress. On Tuesday night, Balti…
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  • Video - Orioles Top Error-Prone Royals 00:32

    Orioles Top Error-Prone Royals

    May 8
    J.J. Hardy homered and the Orioles took advantage of three Royals errors in a 5-3 win.
  • Video - Brian Roberts To Undergo Surgery 01:10

    Brian Roberts To Undergo Surgery

    May 8
    Barry Larkin and Karl Ravech discuss Brian Roberts' ailing hamstring, which will require surgery and land Roberts on the DL for an additional six weeks.
  • Video - Was One-Upmanship Comment Fair? 10:40

    Was One-Upmanship Comment Fair?

    May 8
    Steelers safety Ryan Clark responds to Joe Greene's comments about current NFL players' attitudes toward their contracts.

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    May 8
    Their Game 2 disaster shows just how good the Chicago Bulls have to be to beat the Miami Heat.
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    May 8
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    May 8
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  • San Antonio Spurs still trying to solve Stephen Curry

    May 8
    Despite winning Game 1, the Spurs are the ones left searching for answers