From Africa to Baltimore: The long path to education for a Hopkins star

Ian Williams

Ravens' news, notes and opinions

Ravens' news, notes and opinions

Starting today at noon, teams can officially start negotiating with the representatives for pending unrestricted free agents. Contracts can’t be officially completed until after 4 p.m. Wednesday. However, by the end of the “legal tampering window,” many of the top unrestricted free agents, a group that includes Ravens offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele, will pretty much know where they’re playing in 2016 and beyond.  The belief all along has been that if Osemele hits an open market saturated with teams with money to spend and offensive line needs, you can probably forget about him returning to the Ravens. We’ll see how it plays out.  

Whether or not the...