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New Ravens running back Stephen Houston takes advantage of Harbaugh connection

New Ravens running back Stephen Houston takes advantage of Harbaugh connection

On Tuesday, Stephen Houston was at home in Little Rock, Ark., for the last few days of vacation before returning to his job as a basketball strength-and-conditioning coach at his alma mater, Indiana.

By this morning, the former Hoosiers running back was in Baltimore after signing with the Ravens. Houston had not been in a uniform since trying out for both the Pittsburgh Steelers and New England Patriots in 2014.

Houston is aware that Indiana coach Tom Crean and Ravens coach John Harbaugh are brothers-in-law, and acknowledged that might have played a factor in having his football career revived, if only for another training camp.

“I’m grateful for the...

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