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Alex Marvez on Brendon Ayanbadejo and the Ravens' practice location.
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I lower open with foxsports.com. Senior NFL writer Alex Meyer that is who is covering the Baltimore Ravens today and it's a trickle down effect for those Ravens which we heard Chris -- -- make his comments this week about homosexuality in the locker room in this game. And the niners had to answer that today but the Ravens also. Yeah and you know one of the reasons Lawrence to the Brenda and I happened to -- he has been so outspoken. As an advocate for gay marriage rights and LG BT rights. But you know throughout the year without the past couple of years that he was obviously lightning rod in the Baltimore Ravens media availability today. And run and spoke openly about a first he didn't go ahead and chastised Chris -- over instead. He said he hoped would be a learning experience for this young man he also stressed he knows in the Bay Area where he is from -- in San Francisco how important these OG PT -- or how important it's. To treat people with compassionate and fairness and he also sent to that Chris Oliver's comments on and unfortunately -- my and not so uncommon across the NFL in terms of the way players feel he really believes that 50%. But today's NFL players but just feel that hey you know what they have the same stance on the the -- player was in their locker room but -- likes to think that as time goes on. Things will change or we can only hope that it. As the -- that I love with so. Big on sticking a microphone in everyone's face -- we just try to get an opinion I love that this was the right -- to go to actually use that platform to right right and Brennan really wasn't -- earlier in the week using this because she didn't wanna become a story on himself or you know it's a controversial stance even in the locker room to this day. He still has to pay the players Matt -- and he the center for the Ravens went ahead and debated the whole issue of gay marriage rights state Maryland when they had a vote. On top of that it's a very Bible these type of locker room and players quote scripture to him. Advocate in the homosexuality is wrong is debates with them -- and it didn't -- under the spotlight and so birthday. With his stance but Chris Tolliver threw it out there and it actually and wound up being a good thing for him to get it up that way. Now it's almost boring topic to talk about these Brothers told. But it looks like I'm -- connection actually pays off for what the Brothers yes and it's awesome Jim Harbaugh. Extending some brotherly love to John Harbaugh looked through the Ravens got put a real tough spot -- -- -- it's really weird to the NFL's usually so good about this. But Tulane University right now as a train -- their building a brand -- 30000 seat football stadium. But because of construction the Ravens were forced to practice yesterday on a baseball field. Not only that outside conditions it's windy you know he had -- issues yesterday a soggy field. This was an ideal for the Ravens but Jim Harbaugh agreed. That the Baltimore Ravens could use the Seymour -- in practice facility that the San Francisco 49ers and they're gonna come in late this afternoon. Once it's done and this is a great thing. Or the Ravens because as we talked about yesterday lore. The Ravens do not have a lot of experience playing in domes in recent years now they're gonna have back to two in the world and saints' indoor practice facility they can pipe in the crowd noise. They can get ready -- John Harbaugh has admitted it wasn't for his brother Jim he doesn't know he has a relationship strong enough with another coach that that he would go ahead accommodated in that way. I love -- -- I also -- that tomorrow will be the Howard -- I'd be excited about this are they talking about that. You -- -- going to be fun and I'm gonna be curious to see what happens John Harbaugh alluded to the fact that maybe look I'm interested to him and vice -- -- things up if that is the case we want to go ahead get that sent a about it and -- as a go ahead incumbent like that it made it have to be patient expressions and the a long way but. It's going to be and you know that's what we could celebration of the Harbaugh family you know Jack or bother father and and his wife their mom went ahead and opportunity that we can find out now. Whether it's John posed on the conference call last week to the Harbaugh family. It to him but. He'll wait for the -- -- no question about it applies at the Indians that.