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Ravens at Work: Veteran punter Sam Koch remains fascinated with the 'fine details'

Ravens at Work: Veteran punter Sam Koch remains fascinated with the 'fine details'

Every week during the season, The Baltimore Sun will spotlight how a member of the Ravens organization does his or her job.

It’s weird to say this of a punter, but watching Sam Koch practice is a joy.

On one kick, the 12th-year Raven might send the ball soaring on a line over the returner’s head. On the next, he might make it stop directly in front of the guy, then spin crazily away.

“I don’t think I could even make the ball do that with my hands,” one observer muttered on a recent morning at the team’s training complex in Owings Mills.

Asked how he would describe his job...

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