Dating of revelation
Bucannon's absence from OTAs has opened up more first-team reps for rookie first-round pick Haason Reddick, and Arians told ESPN's Josh Weinfuss that Reddick has been a quick study.“It’s Wally Pipp,” Arians said. [Reddick’s] getting every single rep, and he looks damn good.”Reddick said the extra reps have helped. In case you were wondering, sports lore says that Pipp was a first baseman for the New York Yankees who sat out a game in 1925 due to a headache.
“It’s just making the process so much faster,” he said. He was replaced in the lineup by a little-known youngster by the name of Lou Gehrig.
One that's trotted out every time a team suffers a significant injury.
The Ravens' pass-catchers were already a potential area of weakness for the team this year.
This time of year in the NFL is something of the calm before the proverbial storm.
We're past the flurry of free-agency activity and the NFL draft, but not yet into training camp and the preseason. Of course, there's really no such thing as "lazy days" in the National Football League.
There doesn't appear to be any ligament damage and Jones is considered "week-to-week," but any time missed will only slow the youngster's development.
That leaves the Bills with a receiving corps headed up by the likes of Philly Brown, Andre Holmes and Brandon Tate.
This is incredibly disappointing, obviously for Dennis, and for the Ravens."Disappointing hardly begins to cover it.