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After disappointing end to 2017, Ravens put optimistic face on first day of extended training camp

Ravens veterans say they've put the disappointments of 2017 behind them and are ready to begin a long playoff push.

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Rookie Hayden Hurst was picked first by Ravens, but he's happy to let Lamar Jackson take the spotlight

When the Ravens chose to use their first pick and the 25th overall selection of the NFL draft in April on Hayden Hurst, the South Carolina tight end understood that they are expecting a certain level of return on their investment.

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Ravens wide receiver Willie Snead IV ready to rebound from injury-marred 2017

Willie Snead IV toiled through his worst season as a pro in 2017, setting career lows in receptions (eight), yards (92) and touchdowns (zero). A three-game suspension for an alcohol-related incident to begin the year was compounded by a hamstring injury that sidelined him for two more games.

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Before start of training camp, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco worked with receivers twice last week

Wide receiver Willie Snead IV said the Ravens quarterback is “a person who’s very open to change, very open to new ideas.”

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Ravens great Ray Lewis: Hall of Fame speech is ‘moment that you dream for your entire life’

Less than three weeks from his enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Ravens great Ray Lewis shrugged off the notion that he might be anxious about his induction speech almost as nonchalantly as he did opposing blockers in his prime.

“Nervousness? No,” the 13-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year said during a conference call Wednesday afternoon.

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With no deal signed, Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell could miss at least one Ravens game

The last time the Ravens saw Le’Veon Bell, the running back had just finished carrying the Pittsburgh Steelers to victory — again.

Now, after Bell and the Steelers failed to meet Monday’s 4 p.m. deadline to hash out a long-term deal, the first-team All-Pro is threatening to hold out — again.

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