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Ride The Pine:
One of the biggest stories off the field during Super Bowl [that doesn't involved deer antlers] is the controversy involving Baltimore Ravens cheerleader Courtney Lenz. Lenz is one of the 60 members of the Ravens cheerleading squad and despite being one of the most tenured members she was omitted from the 32 spot Super Bowl roster.
Lenz has gone on the attack claiming that the Ravens left her off of the team because she was suspended twice this season for weight gain between 1.6 to 1.8 pounds.
Good Morning America did a piece on the story.
Who knows why the Ravens didn’t select Lenz to the Super Bowl team but one thing for sure is that there is NO WAY that Lenz only gained 1.6 – 1.8 pounds throughout this season.
Look at the pictures.
On the left, Lenz during tryouts in March of 2012. On the right, Lenz on the field in October 2012 during Week 6.
On the left, Lenz in April 2012. On the right, November 2012.
On the left, April 2012. On the right, January 2013.
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Here is my first look at the NFL Draft. There are a lot of teams that need quarterbacks this year. The problem, there are not enough QB's in the draft.
I expect to see teams trying to trade down, will they have any takers?
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