Originally written on Helmet2Helmet  |  Last updated 5/8/12

DENVER - DECEMBER 20: Quarterback Charlie Frye #3 of the Oakland Raiders scrambles to get away from Ryan McBean #98 of the Denver Broncos in the first half at Invesco Field at Mile High on December 20, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Raiders defeated the Broncos 20-19. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Monday turned out to be a good day for Ryan McBean. Not only did the 28-year-old defensive lineman find a new home, but he made so he’ll able to contribute quicker than originally anticipated. Prior to signing a one-year deal with the Ravens, McBean had his league-mandated suspension reduced from six to three games, in exchange for dropping his lawsuit against the NFL, sources tell the Denver Post. McBean, along with former Broncos teammate D.J. Williams, was suspended in March for violating the league’s PED policy after tests discovered “non-human” urine in their systems. Shortly after the bans were announced, both players stated they intended to appeal the rulings and even take legal action. Apparently, they were true to their word. While McBean cooperated, and now will be eligible to return in Week 4, Williams is “continuing with his legal fight.” To each their own, I guess. After starting 21 games over three seasons in Denver, McBean will be cast into a heavy rotation for the Ra...
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