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Ray Rice Handed 2-Game Suspension By NFL

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been suspended for the first two games of the regular season by the NFL following his offseason arrest on an assault charge stemming from an incident with his fiancee. Rice stands to lose more than $470,000 in base salary and will also be fined $58,000, per the report. "We appreciate the thorough process the league office used to evaluate the incident with Ray Rice," general manager Ozzie Newsome said Thursday in a statement. "The time the Commissioner spent with Ray and Janay is typical of the extra steps the NFL takes when making decisions regarding discipline issues. While not having Ray for the first two games is significant...

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