The Steelers running back made a video in which he went undercover to show off his chess skills, and says he made it to the Ohio state championship. Urschel is aspiring to be a grandmaster one day, and faced the best player in the country last May.
The Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. thanked the community for welcoming him to Baltimore. Smith said his last three years with the Ravens have been ‘some of my best’ and said it was the ‘perfect place to end my career.’
It wasn’t long ago when Joe Flacco was cast as the person who needed to learn how to party. In his latest commercial, he’s the recovered stiff passing along a lesson to those who may spoil upcoming Super Bowl parties.
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is an elite gift-giver. Flacco got all his offensive linemen virtual reality headsets and expensive computer processors to use them with. Plus, he also bought thoughtful smaller individualized gifts for some players.
The NFL has added a dodgeball game to this year’s events in Orlando. Ravens kicker Justin Tucker (of course) says he’s the best, but fullback Kyle Juszczyk has some recent experience.
The Ravens quarterback lived at his parents’ home during his first two NFL offseasons, and he shared a room with a younger brother who had a poster of Tom Brady on the wall, among other magazine cutouts and posters.
Ravens safety Eric Weddle has a major sweet tooth. He used to eat desserts every night, but gave it up when he arrived in Baltimore. Now he goes all out as a reward after each win. Weddle explains the routine, and gives the scoop on his favorite flavors.
The Ravens linebacker got through his difficult rehab with the help of his wife, Jennifer. She told him he was going to play this year, and helped him totally change his diet to compensate for not getting as much work in this offseason.
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