“I count my blessings every time I come out because the life expectancy in this league is about three years,” he said after Monday’s practice at the team’s training facility in Owings Mills. “So when you find a guy like [inside linebacker]
That consistency is what makes Boldin a prized weapon in the offense, according to coach
"We talked about young guys the other day, but you have to have veteran guys, too," Harbaugh said Monday. "You really can't run a bunch of kids out there either. And you've got to have guys that know how to play and have been there and understand the game. It's a hard, tough sport as evidenced by today's practice, and guys like Anquan know how to handle that."