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What they're saying about the Ray Rice deal
What they're saying about the Ray Rice deal

The Ravens and Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice agreed to a five-year, $40 million extension Monday. Here’s what other news outlets are saying about the big deal, which makes Rice one of the NFL’s highest-paid backs. ** Matt Williamson of ESPN’s Scouts Inc. believes the Ravens had no choice but to sign Ray Rice to a new deal: "The Ravens are not very creative on offense,” he wrote. “In fact, they are one of the easiest offenses to prepare for in the NFL. Baltimore uses very few three or more wide receiver sets, generally preferring run-based offensive personnel, often with a pure blocking fullback. They are predictable in that they are a run-first offense...