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Ravens Injury Outlook



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Brendon AyanbadejoInjury:Thigh
Season-End Date:Oct. 5
Expected Return:Training camp. Ayanbadejo has not yet been on the practice field, but was running on a treadmill this week.
Key Stat:6 tackles, 1 sack, 1 interception in Week 3 game against the Browns.
Quote:"I think [the team was] probably hoping that I would be farther along than I am now. I still expect to be ready by training camp in August, and that's when they expected me to be ready."

Mark ClaytonInjury:Shoulder
Season-End Date:N/A (offseason procedure)
Expected return:Clayton returned to full-practice this week.
Key Stat:7 receptions, 129 yards in Week 12 against the Steelers.
Quote:"The tell-tale is really fighting with defensive backs. We'll see when we get into the tussles and find where the shoulder is at."

**Lamar Divens** Injury:Hip
Season-End Date:Aug. 14
Expected return:Divens eased into full practice this week.
Key Stat: Played in 3 games for the Ravens in 2008.
Quote:"You want competition to push you. I can only control what I can control, and that's the way I go."

**Kelly Gregg** Injury:Shoulder
Season-End Date:N/A (offseason procedure)
Expected return:Training camp. Gregg hasn't participated in any practices yet.
Key Stat:4th on team with 64 tackles
Quote:"I wish I was practicing. Watching is fine, but I want to be out there. But most importantly, this is all to get ready for training camp. That's when we'll really put the work in."

**Ramon Harewood** Injury:Knee
Season-End Date:N/A (rookie)
Expected return:Possibly rookie camp. Harewood was scheduled to miss 3-4 weeks after suffering his injury in minicamp.
Key Stat:2010 sixth-round draft pick.
Quote:""I just know it's not ligament. I'm definitely thanking God."

**Jarret Johnson** Injury:Shoulder
Season-End Date:N/A (offseason procedure)
Expected return:Soon. Johnson recently participated in most drills except 11-on-11 during OTAs.
Key Stat:Career highs with six sacks and two interceptions last year.
Quote:"I'm on schedule right now."

**Brandon McKinney** Injury:Back
Season-End Date:Dec. 19
Expected return:Training camp. McKinney has only lightly participated in drills.
Key Stat:3 tackles
Quote:"I've just got to focus on being ready when camp comes. I'm taking a lot of mental reps."

Haruki NakamuraInjury:Ankle
Season-End Date:Nov. 18
Expected Return:Nakamura returned to full practice this week.
Key Stat:7 special teams tackles
Quote:"It's a good feeling to get back out there. I started with a couple of plays here and there last week, and coaches thought I was doing well enough."

**Ed Reed** Injury:Hip
Season-End Date:N/A (offseason procedure)
Expected Return:Training camp, dependent on Reed's retirement decision.
Key Stat:54 tackles, 6 PD, 3 INT, 3 FF, 1 FR
Quote:"I think [Reed] understands his body better than anybody and he's been driving this. But he decided to get the procedure [before minicamp] to give him the best chance to get back for the most of training camp that he can and be ready to go for the season." – Head Coach John Harbaugh
Marcus SmithInjury:Knee
Season-End Date:Aug. 13
Expected Return:Training camp. Smith only recently began participating in individual drills.
Key Stat:3 special teams tackles in 2008
Quote:"Everybody's finished playing football for the year, and I just want to start now. I'm feeling slow now, but once I can really start working, I'm going to do everything I can to be ready for training camp."

Fabian WashingtonInjury:Knee
Season-End Date:Nov. 24
Expected Return:Training camp participation.
Key Stat:Started 10 games in 2009, 41 tackles, 8 PD
Quote:"Dr. Andrews told me I was doing great and will be ready for camp."

Lardarius WebbInjury:Knee
Season-End Date:Dec. 22
Expected Return:Training camp. Webb was cutting and backpedaling on the practice field last week.
Key Stat:1 sack, 6 PD, 26.1-yard kickoff return average, 1 TD
Quote:"Lardarius has been here every single day – holidays, weekends. You know, he's been really doing, I'd say, beyond what you'd expect a guy to do to get back. He's done a great job." – Harbaugh

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