Rise Dispensary, the first medical cannabis dispensary in Harford County, opened to patients Friday. Former Baltimore Raven Eugene Monroe, an partner in parent company GTI, was on hand to meet patients and staff and give interviews.
Ravens left tackle Eugene Monroe has missed nearly half the team's games over the past two seasons, battling knee and ankle injuries in 2014, the concussion he sustained in the opening game of 2015 and the shoulder injury that ended his season.
Ravens left tackle Eugene Monroe called for the NFL to research the possible benefits of medical marijuana last week in an article on cnn.com. He took things even further Tuesday morning on his Twitter account.
On the day he announced that left tackle Eugene Monroe had surgery on the shoulder injury that has limited him since October and ultimately landed him on injured reserve, Ravens coach John Harbaugh praised the new offensive line that was installed in his absence.
Ravens starting right tackle Rick Wagner is probable to play Sunday against the Miami Dolphins after missing Friday's practice for non-injury related reasons, while left guard Kelechi Osemele is probable and could return after missing two games with a knee injury.
Starting left tackle Eugene Monroe and starting left guard Kelechi Osemele missed another day of practice for the Ravens Friday, bringing further into question their availability Monday at the Cleveland Browns.
When the Ravens acquired left tackle Eugene Monroe from the Jacksonville Jaguars in October 2013, they traded for a player who had shown he could be counted on as a cornerstone left tackle over his first five seasons. On Sunday against his former team, Monroe, who is returning from a multiweek shoulder injury, has the opportunity to begin a spell that can eliminate some of the criticisms about his play and questions about his durability as the team's well-paid, franchise left tackle.
Ravens coach John Harbaugh said he didn¿t get an update Monday on starting center Jeremy Zuttah¿s sprained left shoulder, but starting left tackle Eugene Monroe told him Monday ¿he felt very confident that he would be back¿ after the Week 9 bye.
Ravens starting left tackle Eugene Monroe is inactive for the fourth time this season, this time with a shoulder injury suffered Monday night against the Arizona Cardinals, leaving reserve James Hurst to start Sunday against the San Diego Chargers.
Ravens left tackle Eugene Monroe was back at practice as a full participant Wednesday, indicating he¿s in line for a return to the starting lineup after missing all but the first six snaps of the season opener against the Denver Broncos with a concussion.