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With Haloti Ngata's suspension, Ravens rookie Timmy Jernigan thrust into increased role
With Haloti Ngata's suspension, Ravens rookie Timmy Jernigan thrust into increased role

When the Ravens drafted defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan in the second round, their executives and coaching staff heaped praise on the consensus All-American from Florida State for his ability to disrupt offenses. Now the Ravens are about to find out whether what the rookie has flashed in spots will translate into increased production in a much larger role. Jernigan is expected to be the primary replacement for Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata. Ngata was suspended for four games without pay Thursday for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy because of an admitted positive test for Adderall. “I really feel like the film doesn't lie,” Jernigan...

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