John Harbaugh is frank about Courtney Upshaw’s weight issues

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Courtney Upshaw recently discussed his problem with maintaining a reasonable weight in the offseason.  The strongside sophomore reported to the team rocking the scales at 285. He cited “personal reasons” as his excuse for falling off. His coach John Harbaugh offered a likelier explanation. Please click here to read this story. The post John Harbaugh...
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June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Courtney Upshaw Weighs In on High Weigh In

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Courtney Upshaw is noticeably heavier heading into his sophomore season in the NFL at nearly fifteen pounds heavier than he was a year ago. Upshaw’s reason for the weight gain? Personal issues. “I’ve got to drop a couple pounds and get ready for the season,” Upshaw told the media Sunday. “My offseason has been kind of hectic. I had a personal...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Courtney Upshaw cites personal reasons for being overweight

The Baltimore Ravens need linebacker Courtney Upshaw to step up in 2013-14 in the worst way. Now that heartbeat Ray Lewis has retired and his assumed understudy Dannell Ellerbe jetted off to Miami, the highly touted 2012 draft pick out of Alabama has  got to get it together. Please click here to read/watch this story. The post Courtney Upshaw cites personal reasons for being...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens’ Courtney Upshaw admits he’s out of shape

According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, second-year linebacker Courtney Upshaw admits that he’s currently working on losing weight after allowing himself to get out of shape. Courtney upshaw said he's working his way back into shape is up to 285 pounds he says he missed time working out due to 'personal issue' — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) June 2, 2013 ...
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June 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens Courtney Upshaw flips car in commercial

Sometimes commercials can be funny. Sometimes serious. Sometimes informative. This commercial tends to lead more towards the funny side. According to Gamma Labs, if you drink their products you will be able to flip a car. Don’t believe me? Just check out Baltimore Ravens Courtney Upshaw as he “flips” a car in this commercial. If this was true, I am sure Upshaw would be a lot...
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November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Courtney Upshaw re-injures his shoulder

Getty Baltimore Ravens rookie linebacker Courtney Upshaw re-injured his shoulder during Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Rams. “Upshaw, who was bothered throughout training camp by a sprained right shoulder, reinjured it in the second quarter of the Ravens’ 31-17 loss. He jogged off the field favoring his shoulder and he did not return to the game. “Ravens coach...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Ravens’ Courtney Upshaw may lose starting spot

AP He may have been selected first by the Ravens in this year’s draft, but by the looks of things Courtney Upshaw may be losing his spot as a starter. Although he’s currently still listed as a starter on the teams’ unofficial depth chart. The Baltimore Sun reports that the man, who many had hoped would fill the void in outside linebacker left by Terrell Suggs’ devastating...
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August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

A look into Ravens inking all 8 draft picks

The Baltimore Ravens’ rookie camp started last Friday, with all eight rookies now under contract. Baltimore signed their top pick, linebacker Courtney Upshaw, to a four-year contract worth almost $5.3 million. During Upshaw’s last season with Alabama, he recorded 9.5 sacks and 51 tackles. Look for him to be an immediate starter in the Ravens [...]
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May 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Ravens sign top pick Courtney Upshaw

The Baltimore Ravens agreed to terms on a four-year contract with their top pick in the 2012 draft, University of Alabama linebacker Courtney Upshaw, according to John Eisenberg of Upshaw’s deal is worth $5.29 million, which includes a $2.92 million signing bonus under the NFL slotting system, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll [...]
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May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Ravens add Upshaw in round 2: Is he the steal of the draft?

The Baltimore Ravens didn’t have a pick in the first round of the 2012 NFL draft but thanks to all the teams that passed on former Alabama defensive end, Courtney Upshaw, the Ravens scored first round talent, early in the second round.  In fact, Upshaw may very well turn out to be the steal of
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April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

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