Found June 25, 2012 on Los That Sports Blog:

Recently signed Jacksonville Jaguars defensive back Aaron Ross will be missing a portion of training camp this summer to support his wife Sanya Richards-Ross at the 2012 Olympics in London. Sanya Richards-Ross won the 400 meters race at the U.S. trials over the weekend to qualify for the Olympics by running a 49.28, best in the [...]

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