Found October 05, 2013 on Football Nation:
Suggs, in an interview with Lisa Salters of ESPN, says he believes Roger Goodell "had a hand" in blacking out the Super Bowl between Baltimore and San Francisco. This, he says, "was done in order to keep the game closer." Suggs also said: "I was like Vegas, parlor tricks, you know what I mean?" Suggs says. "I was like, ahh, Roger Goodell, he never stops, he always has something up his sleeve. He just couldn't let us have this one in a landslide huh?" “I thought he had a hand in it," Suggs said. "Most definitely, he had a hand in it."Those are some loaded comments. Suggs, a star linebacker on the winning team, decided to take a direct shot across the bow of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's ship. Not only did Suggs question the integrity of arguably the most popular and widely viewed sporting event in the world, he harshly criticized Roger Goodell's preferential treatment toward certain players and teams. This statemen...

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According to Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun,  the Ravens have released wide receiver Brandon Stokley. Ravens announce that they have cut Brandon Stokley and re-signed TE Billy Bajema. — Jeff Zrebiec (@jeffzrebiecsun) October 5, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Ravens release Brandon Stokley appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

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