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The 2016 NFL season hasn't started, so let's look at 2017 mock drafts

Putting together a 2017 NFL mock draft less than a week after the end of the 2016 draft is a bit like starting on your holiday wish list after not even playing with all your new toys, but here we are. You, dear readers, eat this stuff up, and who are we to deny you this curation?

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Ex-Raven Wally Williams says team should have drafted Laremy Tunsil

"When you got the opportunity to get that kind of talent, I think you would go ahead and get that," he said on WJZ (105.7 FM).

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Michael Phelps is playing so much 'Call of Duty' at Olympic training

This is a completely real headline. It is from a 2012 Yahoo Sports article. It is not from The Onion: "Michael Phelps' Call of Duty obsession may be destructive video-game addiction, expert says." Phelps went on to win four gold medals and two silver medals in London.

Like the old saying goes, if it ain't broke, don't stop shooting and fragging and knifing your virtual enemies.

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Ravens assistant GM Eric DeCosta's sleep was interrupted by thoughts of Keenan Reynolds

Sigmund Freud famously said dreams are the fulfillment of a wish. And one Ravens executive's wish was fulfilled after a dream.

On Friday night, Ravens assistant general manager Eric DeCosta went to bed with Keenan Reynolds still available. The Navy quarterback would be a wanted man on the third day of the NFL draft. From an unconscious perspective, just how much did DeCosta desire him?

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In praise of Gary Thorne's zany Mark Trumbo home run call Tuesday

Orioles slugger Mark Trumbo has eight home runs this season. Mid-Atlantic Sports Network play-by-play announcer Gary Thorne has called four of them.

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Breshad Perriman's new cleats honor friend Tray Walker, but can he wear them?