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  • From 'Cocaine City' to the Cowboys: La'el Collins followed faith, unsinkable mother to the NFL

    First the name: La'el. It's pronounced Lah-EL. "It's Hebrew," explained La'el Collins. It was given to him by his grandmother. On July 26, 1993 his mother's 29th birthday baby boy Collins entered this world in a Baton Rouge, La., hospital with his...
  • Thoughts on Breshad Perriman, Matt Elam, Matt Schaub in Ravens' final organized team activity

    Thoughts on Breshad Perriman, Matt Elam, Matt Schaub in Ravens' final organized team activity
    Ravens rookie wide receiver Breshad Perriman is as advertised, so far. The 6-foot-2, 212-pound speedster from Central Florida is big, fast and explosive. The first-round NFL draft pick displayed his deep speed in team drills Monday and caught a long...
  • Final OTA this week is tuneup for the Ravens' mandatory minicamp

    Final OTA this week is tuneup for the Ravens' mandatory minicamp
    NFL coaches characterize offseason practices as more of a classroom than a place to measure readiness for competition. Contact drills are prohibited and several key veterans tend to skip the voluntary workouts. The Ravens use their spring practices to...
  • Ravens pleased they snagged rookie cornerback Tray Walker

    Ravens pleased they snagged rookie cornerback Tray Walker
    When the Ravens drafted Texas Southern cornerback Tray Walker in the fourth round of the NFL draft, they understood that he was in demand in the middle rounds. Although he was regarded as a sleeper after not being invited to the NFL scouting combine,...
  • NFL's use of Grant Park, pegged at $1 million, cost the league nothing

    NFL's use of Grant Park, pegged at $1 million, cost the league nothing
    Those who attended the 2015 NFL Draft and outdoor fan festival in downtown Chicago nearly four weeks ago aren't the only ones who got to take advantage of the action for free. The NFL did too. After a request from the NFL and tourism booster Choose...
  • Ravens wide receiver Michael Campanaro injures quadriceps at practice, sources say

    Ravens wide receiver Michael Campanaro injures quadriceps at practice, sources say
    Ravens wide receiver Michael Campanaro suffered a quadriceps injury during organized team activities on Wednesday, according to NFL sources. The severity of the injury for the River Hill graduate is still being determined. Campanaro was able to walk...
  • Michael Sam: Focused on football, not making history in CFL

    Michael Sam: Focused on football, not making history in CFL
    MONTREAL -- Michael Sam says his priority is helping the Montreal Alouettes win, not making history as the first openly gay player in the Canadian Football League. Sam was signed to a two-year deal by the Alouettes last week. He was introduced Tuesday...
  • NFL draft scene one of fun inside and out

    As the NFL draft gears down in the final four rounds in downtown Chicago, fans will have a little more run of the place on Day 3. Newly minted NFL players crossed the Auditorium Theatre stage to flashing lights and pop songs on Thursday and Friday,...
  • Decision on NFL draft's return to Chicago expected this summer

    Decision on NFL draft's return to Chicago expected this summer
    A day after expressing its satisfaction with Chicago's hosting of the NFL draft last week, a league spokesman said officials will weigh their options for next year before the start of the 2015 season. "We will take some time to evaluate the success of...
  • Michael Sam signs with Montreal Alouettes of Canadian Football League

    Michael Sam signs with Montreal Alouettes of Canadian Football League
    Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, has signed a two-year contract with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. Sam, who recently performed on the ABC reality program "Dancing With the Stars," is...
  • Montreal Alouettes sign openly gay defensive end Michael Sam

    Montreal Alouettes sign openly gay defensive end Michael Sam
    MONTREAL — Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, signed a two-year contract Friday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football league. General manager Jim Popp considered Sam's sexuality a nonissue. "Michael Sam...