The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, March 16, 2014.
By United Press International
Report: NFL mulling rule that would make using racial slur a 15-yard penalty

Report: NFL mulling rule that would make using racial slur a 15-yard penalty

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The NFL's competition committee may enact a rule at the owners' meeting next month making the use of racial slurs a 15-yard penalty.
Evan Bleier

Ravens' GM feeling 'fine' after overnight stay in Chicago hospital

BALTIMORE, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Baltimore General Manager Ozzie Newsome said he felt good as he headed home Monday after being hospitalized in Chicago following the Ravens' loss to the Bears.

Super Bowl champion Ravens make a White House call on Obama

WASHINGTON, June 5 (UPI) -- President Obama congratulated the Baltimore Ravens Wednesday on their 2013 Super Bowl championship and complimented them for their acts of charity.

Troubled linebacker Rolando McClain retires from Baltimore Ravens

BALTIMORE, May 15 (UPI) -- Troubled linebacker Rolando McClain is retiring from the NFL after signing a one-year contract with Baltimore last month, the Ravens said Wednesday.

Former Ravens owner Art Modell dies

BALTIMORE, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Former Baltimore Ravens owner Art Modell, who spent four decades in American football, died Thursday of natural causes, his family said. He was 87.
Ravens sign Stallworth

Ravens sign Stallworth

BALTIMORE, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- The Baltimore Ravens Wednesday signed wide receiver Donte Stallworth to a one-year contract.

Report: Samari Rolle wants to leave Ravens

OWINGS MILLS, Md., March 4 (UPI) -- Baltimore Ravens defensive back Samari Rolle wants to be traded by the NFL team, the Baltimore Sun reported Wednesday.

Ravens waive all-time leading rusher

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Feb. 28 (UPI) -- The Baltimore Ravens Wednesday waived running back Jamal Lewis, but General Manager Ozzie Newsome said Lewis could return to the club.

Ravens cutting ties with Jamal Lewis

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Star running back Jamal Lewis will not be given the franchise tag by the Baltimore Ravens, making him free to negotiate with other teams.

Browns hire new general manager

BEREA, Ohio, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Browns announced Thursday they had hired Phil Savage as the team's general manager.

Anthony Wright needs shoulder surgery

BALTIMORE, May 21 (UPI) -- Baltimore Ravens backup quarterback Anthony Wright will undergo shoulder surgery and may need more than a month to recover. General Manager Ozzie Newsome said.

Ravens promote Newsome

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Nov. 26 (UPI) -- The Baltimore Ravens Monday promoted Ozzie Newsome to general manager and executive vice president, and signed him to a five-year contract.

Sam Adams to miss one game

BALTIMORE, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Sam Adams underwent arthroscopic knee surgery Wednesday, but is expected to miss only one game.

As player

As executive

Ozzie Newsome Jr. (born March 16, 1956 in Muscle Shoals, Alabama) is a former American football tight end for the Cleveland Browns, an inductee into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and the current General Manager of the Baltimore Ravens.

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