Rolando McClain follows his heart

Well, that didn’t take long. Under a week after Roland McClain worked out for the Ravens — during which he reportedly arrived late, didn’t finish conditioning drills or even get to positional drills — the former Oakland Raider was at the Under Armour Performance Center as the first day of official offseason workouts began. Ozzie Newsome surprised many when the organization...
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Rolando McClain gets another shot after bad tryout and declines the opportunity

Former Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain has retired from the NFL. Again. Experiencing Deja Vu? You should be. After being signed to the Baltimore Ravens and never playing a game for them, McClain retired. He then attempted a come back and received a tryout from the Ravens last week that by all reports he completely bombed. Likely due to his one time stature as a big prospect...
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Ravens Rolando McClain Retires Again

(Jason O. Watson-USA TODAY Sports) Rolando McClain has retired from the NFL for the second time, but this time around it’s for good.  Instead of reporting to the first day of Baltimore’s offseason workout program, McClain sent a text to confirming his disconnect from the game. “I gotta follow my heart.  It ain’t football.  If football made me complete I would...
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Rolando McClain on his NFL comeback: 'I'm done'

Less than a week after the retired Rolando McClain decided to make a comeback attempt and a few days after the Ravens reinstated him from the reserve/retired list, it sounds like McClain has had another change of heart. McClain originally retired in May of 2013, so he could, in his words, put his personal life together. He also said that he "was feeling like Aaron Hernandez...
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Rolando McClain retires…again

Ravens linebacker Rolando McClain retired from the NFL last year while also leaving the door open for a possible comeback. McClain made it clear last week that he was working his way back and Baltimore even reinstated him to their roster. Now it looks like McClain has had a change of heart. McClain told Seth Wickersham of that he wants to finish getting hs degree and one...
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Ravens will have Rolando McClain attend their OTA’s

The Baltimore Ravens will have linebacker Rolando McClain attend their offseason workouts after reinstating him on Thursday, according to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun. Source says the current plan for Rolando McClain following reinstatement is to join Ravens as soon as Monday for start of offseason program — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) April 18, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site...
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Ravens reinstate Rolando McClain

It looks like the Ravens plan on giving linebacker Rolando McClain a chance to make a comeback after taking a year off from the NFL. LB Rolando McClain (Ravens) was reinstated from the reserve/retired list. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) April 17, 2014 McClain’s workout the other day with the Ravens was a disaster.  He’s going to have work his butt off to make their final roster...
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Rolando McClain Reinstated From The Reserve/Retired List

  Baltimore Ravens ILB Rolando McClain was reinstated from the reserve/retired list, according to the NFL transactions release.  McClain recently worked out for the Ravens, but was reportedly unable to finish his conditioning test and did not participate in drills. The Ravens had said later that it wasn’t all that surprising that he was unable to finish his workout. McClain...
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Former Raiders MLB Rolando McClain bombs tryout, shows continued lack of maturity

As the Oakland Raiders rapidly approach the 2014 NFL Draft, one of their former first round busts, linebacker Rolando McClain was in the news this week. The man affectionately referred to as “Slolando” by Raiders fans, was one of the biggest draft busts for the Silver and Black in recent years. His name will go down as one of the three worst picks by the Raiders along with wide...
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Rolando McClain late, unimpressive in workout

credit: getty images Rolando McClain wants to continue his NFL career. A year after retiring the 24-year-old is back hoping to resume his career. On Tuesday he had a workout with the Baltimore Ravens. According to multiple sources including CBS Sports, the workout did not go well. McClain was out of shape and even showed up late. McClain was unable to finish his finish his conditioning...
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