Ravens offensive guards Marshal Yanda and Kelechi Osemele had spoken about their respective contract situations before and they had a mutual understanding.
They loved playing together and they would be supportive of each other. But when it came down to deciding their futures with the Ravens as they entered the final year of their contracts, each of them was on their own.
"That's his business and that's his privacy, and I respect that," Yanda said. "That's between him and the Ravens. I'm not going to get between that."
Last Friday, Yanda reported to the Ravens' facility and he would soon put his name on a four-year, $37.4 million contract extension...