Even as he’s relishing a few precious days at the dream house he and his wife built in Southern California, tending the grill and watching his four kids frolic in the pool, Eric Weddle will think about the Green Bay Packers.
The bye week could not come at a better time for the Ravens safety, whose 32-year-old body has been battered all season.
But Weddle, the most unapologetic workaholic you’ll ever meet, can never fully set aside the game that consumes him.
“It gets to the point where your body, your mind, everything, you need a break,” he says, easing into a chair beside the field after an early November practice. “But you never really let go of what you’re about....