Ravens cornerback Cassius Vaughn started 20 games over the previous three seasons at a premium position. Yet, after he was released by the Ravens at the end of training camp, the 28-year-old struggled to find a job.
He had tryouts with the Arizona Cardinals, Tennessee Titans and Carolina Panthers, but none of those teams made contract offers. Vaughn, though, stayed in shape and found another way to stay in the game. He became a volunteer assistant at his alma mater, Memphis East High in Tennessee.
“I definitely was around football for a lot of the time,” said Vaughn, who was re-signed by the Ravens earlier this week after they waived cornerback...
They deserve a nice bump for their trade for Trent Richardson alone, but how about that win over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday? This team -- not the Houston Texans -- are officially the one to beat in the AFC South.