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  1. Marshal Yanda, One Of Ravens All-Time GreatsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | Neil Cornrich

    ... Most Memorable Ravens Game? "It was the Super Bowl (XLVII). That was the biggest game of my life so far. It's like Matt Birk said, 'We'll remember the locker room and the celebration more than the game.' And, he's right. I remember charging the ...

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  2. Harvard analysis gives Ravens nine percent chance of making playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... employed scores of smart people in their organization for years, and have even had a Harvard graduate - center Matt Birk or fullback Kyle Juszczyk - on the field for many of those years. Second-year guard John Urschel is an unabashed smart person. ...

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  3. Unsung Hero: Jeremy ZuttahRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Baltimore Beatdown

    Did everybody forget about our Super Bowl hangover but me? Matt Birk finally retired and our next up & coming center Gino Gradkowski stepped in front of Joe Flacco ... and fell repeatedly into Flacco after being bullied by D-lineman every game. Gradkowski was the 35th ranked center in the NFL that year.

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  4. Detailing how NFL players have fared in recent appealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | ESPN

    ... reducing his discipline to a $100,000 fine. The appeal was decided by former Harvard and Vikings offensive lineman Matt Birk, an independent officer appointed by the NFL and the players' union. Reed was initially suspended one game for his third ...

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  5. Kelechi Osemele Destined for Breakout Year?Read the original story

    May 30, 2015 | Baltimore Beatdown

    ... 2012 future Super Bowl Champion Ravens were in desperate need of some O-Line depth. While RG Marshal Yanda and C Matt Birk anchored the unit, there were other noticeable flaws, such as starters LT Michael Oher and LG Ramon Harewood. Kelechi came in ...

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  6. Taking Their Talents to the Next LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    ... success stories include Ryan Fitzpatrick '05, the first Harvard graduate to start at quarterback in the NFL, and Matt Birk '98, a former All-Pro center and Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl champion who currently works as the league's Director of Football ...

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  7. Ravens come out to roost during Ocean City paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Ocean Pines Independent

    Ravens come out to roost during Ocean City parade The parade is the centerpiece of a four-day Ravens fan convention. Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: A float pases dedicated to #52 Ray Lewis, #20 Ed Reed, and #77 Matt Birk during the annual Ravens Roost Parade in Ocean City on Saturday, June 1. The Council of Baltimore Ravens Roosts will hold its yearly convention in the resort town that attracts more than 3,500 people to the area.

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  8. Are NFL appeals ever successful?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... fine, and he appealed the suspension after his second infraction. Former NFL offensive lineman (and Harvard star) Matt Birk served as the hearing officer on the appeal, and reduced the discipline to a fine of an additional $100,000. In 2012, the ...

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  9. Baltimore Ravens 2015 Offseason Moves Eerily Similar to 2012Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | EbonyBird

    ... free agent tenders to others who the coaches hoped could take on important roles. In 2012 the Ravens retained C Matt Birk, RB Ray Rice (franchise tag), LB Jamell McClain, and LT Bryant McKinnie as well as restricted free agents CB Lardarius Webb, CB ...

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  10. Ravens best-ever free agent championshipRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Baltimore Beatdown

    ... of this tournament. But as it stands, Jacoby Jones blew him out of the water with a percentage victory of 85-15. Matt Birk took care of business, too, defeating Shannon Sharpe 65-35. This sets up a championship showdown between two former teammates ...

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  11. Only four remain in the Ravens best-ever free agent tournamentRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Baltimore Beatdown

    ... Jones defeated Michael McCrary in the closest matchup, a 52-48 win. Shannon Sharpe beat Rod Woodson 55-45 and Matt Birk defeated Elvis Dumervil 60-40. Mason signed with the Ravens in 2006 after beginning his career with the Titans . He went on to ...

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  12. Ravens best free agent tourney: Third round of Jonathan Ogden RegionRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Baltimore Beatdown

    No. 2 Matt Birk scored a huge win over No. 3 Trevor Pryce , getting 81 percent of the vote, compared to Pryce's 19. Birk had a great run with the Ravens and capped it with a Super Bowl XLVII championship following the 2012 season.

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  13. Ravens trade backup center Gradkowski to BroncosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... after starting every game during the 2013 season. Gradkowski was previously the backup to six-time Pro Bowl center Matt Birk during his rookie season.

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  14. Ravens trade Gino Gradkowski to the BroncosRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Baltimore Beatdown

    ... ht in Jeremy Zuttah . Gradkowski was a fourth-round pick out of Delaware in 2012. In his first season he backed up Matt Birk on a team that won Super Bowl XLVII.

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  15. Meet John Urschel, NFL Mathlete and Lover of Graph LaplaciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... on becoming a center. That would be somewhat fitting it was only two years earlier that the Ravens' center was Matt Birk, a Harvard-educated Pro Bowler who might have been the smartest player in the league. Now Urschel is hoping to play the same ...

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  16. Many still chasing the NFL dream at veterans combineRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Daily Herald

    ... they also focused on one more chance. "This group either has outdated or brief or short resumes in the NFL," said Matt Birk, a Super Bowl-winning center who played 15 NFL seasons and now is the league's director of football development. "This is an ...

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  17. Many still chasing the NFL dream at veterans combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Madison Press

    ... they also focused on one more chance. "This group either has outdated or brief or short resumes in the NFL," said Matt Birk, a Super Bowl-winning center who played 15 NFL seasons and now is the league's director of football development. "This is an ...

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  18. Many still chasing the NFL dream at veterans combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... they also focused on one more chance. "This group either has outdated or brief or short resumes in the NFL," said Matt Birk , a Super Bowl-winning center who played 15 NFL seasons and now is the league's director of football development. "This is an ...

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  19. Chance to chase dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Crescent-News.com

    ... they also focused on one more chance. "This group either has outdated or brief or short resumes in the NFL," said Matt Birk, a Super Bowl-winning center who played 15 NFL seasons and now is the league's director of football development. "This is an ...

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  20. Wide receiver Kurihara invited to NFL Veteran CombineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... players with the forum needed to showcase their skills to NFL teams," NFL Director of Football Development Matt Birk told NFL.com . "The NFL Veteran Combine will give veteran free agents a similar opportunity to work out in front of club personnel ...

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