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Ravens right tackle Rick Wagner has thrived in Michael Oher's old position
Ravens right tackle Rick Wagner has thrived in Michael Oher's old position

For a team that couldn't afford any missteps in the rebuilding of its offensive line, going from an established veteran at right tackle to an unproven second-year player seemed like a huge risk. Though he was much-maligned by fans, Michael Oher started 90 consecutive games for the Ravens, battling weekly against some of the game's top pass rushers. Rick Wagner was a fifth-round pick in 2013 and in his only extensive game action as a rookie he was beaten for three sacks by Denver Broncos linebacker Shaun Phillips. However, when free agency began in March, the Ravens didn't aggressively pursue re-signing Oher, who accepted a four-year, $20 million contract from the Tennessee...

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