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Coaches, teammates, mentors reflect on Jonathan Ogden's Hall of Fame career

Coaches, teammates, mentors reflect on Jonathan Ogden's Hall of Fame career

When Ozzie Newsome reflects on the remarkable exploits of Jonathan Ogden, the Ravens general manager thinks first of silence. You have to be awfully good at your job to avoid the barbed scrutiny of NFL fans and analysts. You have to be an awfully decent citizen to avoid off-field headlines if you're the 6-foot-9, 345-pound star of an NFL franchise. So for Newsome, the greatest testament to Ogden is the lack of noise the Ravens tackle generated while playing so brilliantly. Ogden, the first player drafted by the Ravens after the team moved to Baltimore from Cleveland and the pre-eminent offensive lineman of his generation, will spend a rare moment in the spotlight Saturday when...

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