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Redskins fight ex-punter’s workers’ compensation claim (access required)

The Washington Redskins on Tuesday urged Maryland’s top court to sack prior decisions requiring the team to pay Maryland workers’ compensation benefits to ex-punter Tom Tupa, who suffered a career-ending back injury during preseason warm-ups at FedEx Field in Landover ...

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Former Ravens tackle Orlando Brown dead at 40

Former Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Orlando “Zeus” Brown was found dead Friday at his Baltimore home. He was 40. The cause of death wasn’t known. Fire spokesman Battalion Chief Kevin Cartwright said firefighters were called about 11 a.m. Friday because ...

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Haynesworth lawyer: Witness was offered cash for testimony

WASHINGTON — A prosecution witness in the misdemeanor sexual abuse case against Albert Haynesworth says he was offered $50,000 to testify against the former Washington Redskin, court records show. Haynesworth, who was traded to the New England Patriots last month, ...

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Lockout leaves little info on Ravens season tickets (access required)

Baltimore Ravens season ticketholders couldn’t help but notice something strange when their tickets recently arrived in the mail. The tickets, which were sent out before Monday’s agreement between National Football League’s team owners and players to end the lockout, came ...

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NFL lockout may tackle Ravens scratch-off lottery game (access required)

Having already claimed most of the NFL offseason, the labor dispute between professional football players and team owners could notch another victim this summer — one of Maryland’s most popular scratch-off lottery games. The State Lottery Agency will seek approval ...

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Steven I. Platt: Negotiations can rise, fall on timing (access required)

“When is the right time to negotiate?” is a question being asked in every corner of the world. From our local communities to the world stage which provides the backdrop for diplomacy and battlefields, negotiation will determine not only the ...

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Former Ravens kicker Matt Stover to retire

OWINGS MILLS — Former NFL kicker Matt Stover will retire after a stellar career in which he scored more than 2,000 points. The Ravens say the 43-year-old will make the announcement on Thursday afternoon at Baltimore’s training complex. Stover ranks ...

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Court upholds award for former Redskin (access required)

A former Washington Redskins punter who suffered a career-ending back injury during a preseason practice in 2005 can collect workers’ compensation from the team under Maryland law, the state’s intermediate appellate court ruled Monday. The Court of Special Appeals decision ...

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