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Ex-Ravens running back Ray Rice invited to new independent football league

is embracing high-profile NFL players who were shunned, extending invitations to Johnny Manziel and former Ravens running back Ray Rice and lining up several former draft picks with the promise of a shot to display their talent. Spring League CEO Brian Woods told The Associated Press he had conversations...
News-Herald Jan 20, 2017
Spring League invites Johnny Manziel, Ray Rice, adds former NFL players

Spring League invites Johnny Manziel, Ray Rice, adds former NFL players

An independent football league debuting in April is embracing high-profile NFL players who were shunned, extending invitations to Johnny Manziel and Ray Rice and lining up several former draft picks with the promise of a shot to display their talent.Spring League CEO Brian Woods told The Associated Press he had conversations with representatives for Rice and Vince Young, and challenged Manziel to prove himself on the field in a few months.

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