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At the NFL's 2013 Draft, the Baltimore Ravens had some serious shoes to fill. After the announcement of Ed Reed's move to the Houston Texans, probably the number one question on fans minds was how were the Ravens ever going to find a decent replacement for one of their key players. Reed was a legend in Baltimore; a symbol for many fans and the reason behind many of those memorable defensive plays that the Ravens are known for. He left Baltimore showing his passion for the city, the team, and the fans, but nevertheless left what seemed to be a gaping hole in many hearts, especially after the Ravens also lost another of their greats, Ray Lewis, to retirement. So for their first-round draft pick, Baltimore got right to work and scooped up safety Matt Elam from the University of Florida. Fans of college football know the Gators know how to get the job done, so fans are hoping the same in the selection of Elam. A two-year starter in Florida's secondary, Matt Elam boasted one...
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Although a minor hip surgery that should only sideline the free safety until “maybe the middle” of training camp, Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak acknowledged Monday the team never knew Ed Reed needed to undergo the knife. Roughly six weeks after helping lead the Baltimore Ravens to a 34-31 upset victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII, the 34-year-old...
According to Nick Scurfield of HoustonTexans.com, Texans owner Bob McNair says that safety Ed Reed likely won’t be ready for training camp, after undergoing offseason hip surgery.
Bob McNair called Ed Reed’s surgery a “minor procedure. He’ll be ready once training camp starts, maybe the middle” #Texans
— Nick Scurfield (@NickScurfield) May 6, 2013
This can’t be good...
Houston Texans safety Ed Reed underwent arthroscopic surgery
on his hip last week, leaving the team concerned regarding his return
timeframe. However, owner Bob McNair told reporters – including Tania Ganguli
of The Houston Chronicle – that it was a minor procedure, adding that Reed could
be available for the start of training camp.
McNair added that even if Reed isn’t available...
Houston Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips admitted that he’s worried about safety Ed Reed after recently undergoing hip surgery.
“Anytime a guy’s operated on, you’re concerned, especially at this time of year,” said Phillips. “If it’d have been right after the season, it’d have been different. So there’s a little concern, but the good thing about (Reed...
We reported earlier today that Texans safety Ed Reed will likely miss the start of training camp after undergoing offseason hip surgery. Houston head coach Gary Kubiak told Nick Scurfield of HoustonTexans.com that they didn’t expect Reed to have to undergo surgery for his hip when they signed him this offseason. Kubiak on Ed Reed (hip): “We didn’t expect it, but it started...
Texans head coach Gary Kubiak admitted Monday that the organization did not expect Free Safety Ed Reed to need surgery this offseason. The future Hall-of-Famer underwent hip surgery over a week ago.“We didn’t expect it, but it started bothering him,” said coach Gary Kubiak according to HoustonTexans.com. “That’s when we got aggressive in what we needed to do.”The arthroscopic...
A Super Bowl title followed by a huge contract for their signal caller then the loss of two All Pro veterans capped a busy post season for the Baltimore Ravens. The defections of Ed Reed and Ray Lewis created voids on defense for the league's top franchise and they hoped to plug those holes in the draft...
Baltimore Ravens, FALLING: The Ravens have been losing some of their best players this offseason, and this season's Ravens won't be the same team that won the Super Bowl earlier this year. Still, the Ravens will be a good football team, but it's hard to imagine them sniffing a repeat without the help of Ray Lewis, Ed Reed or Anquan Boldin, to name a few. Playing in a...
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