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John McClain talks Houston Texans and news around the league

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John McClain talks Houston Texans and news around the league

Posted on 19 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Nestor caught up with John McClain from the Houston Chronicle, to talk Houston Texans and news around the league. With such parody across the NFL, it looks to make for one exciting stretch run. With 10 teams in the AFC above 500, almost every game becomes a must win. It starts for the Ravens on Monday night in New Orleans. CATCH IT HERE.

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Brian Allee-Walsh talks all things Saints football with Nestor

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Brian Allee-Walsh talks all things Saints football with Nestor

Posted on 19 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Brian Allee-Walsh joined Nestor today to talk all things Saints football. The Saints are struggling at 4-6 in the worst division in football thus far. They desperately need a win to try to get this season back on track. A banged up Ravens secondary may be a perfect fit for Brees to do just that. LISTEN HERE.

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Lyons Yellin and Nestor discuss the Monday night matchup of the Ravens vs. Saints

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Lyons Yellin and Nestor discuss the Monday night matchup of the Ravens vs. Saints

Posted on 19 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Nestor caught up with Lyons Yellin from WWL TV New Orleans to preview the Ravens and Saints matchup. With injuries on both sides this makes for one heck of a Monday night football game. The Ravens look to go 7-4 to keep pace in the AFC. LISTEN HERE.

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Ravens travel to New Orleans looking to hand the Saints a third straight loss

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Ravens travel to New Orleans looking to hand the Saints a third straight loss

Posted on 19 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Nestor caught up with Luke Jones Wednesday to preview the Ravens vs. Saints game. The Ravens are coming off a much needed bye week after winning their last game against Tennessee. Feeling refreshed, they hope to make it a third straight loss for New Orleans at home. CATCH IT HERE.

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Brett Martel talks all things Saints football with Nestor

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Brett Martel talks all things Saints football with Nestor

Posted on 18 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Nestor caught up with Brett Martel from the Associated Press to preview the Saints and Ravens upcoming game. Drew Brees and the Saints offense has not looked its normal self as of late. They hope to take advantage of a beat up Ravens secondary to get back in sync on Monday night. LISTEN HERE.

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Nestor and Paul Crane discuss the upcoming Ravens and Saints game

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Nestor and Paul Crane discuss the upcoming Ravens and Saints game

Posted on 18 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Nestor talked with Paul Crane on Tuesday to discuss the Ravens Monday night matchup with the New Orleans Saints. The Saints have had an up and down season so far this year, but they’ve won 14 straight home prim time games. New Orleans looks to get right as they host the Ravens in the Superdome. LISTEN HERE.

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Billy Yerman and Nestor preview the Ravens vs. Saints game

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Billy Yerman and Nestor preview the Ravens vs. Saints game

Posted on 18 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Nestor caught up with Billy Yerman from Continental Title Company to preview the Ravens vs. Saints game. New Orleans has scuffled lately losing its most recent game to the Bengals 27-10. The Ravens look to take advantage of a struggling team as they head to New Orleans on Monday night. LISTEN HERE.

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Dennis Koulatsos joins Nestor to recap NFL week 11

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Dennis Koulatsos joins Nestor to recap NFL week 11

Posted on 18 November 2014 by WNST Staff

Dennis Koulatsos joins Nestor to break down another wild weekend around the NFL. With the Steelers pulling out a comeback victory over Tennessee last night, it’s the Ravens turn to answer the bell heading to New Orleans. LISTEN HERE.

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Join Us Thursday Night with #89 Steve Smith!

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Join Us Thursday Night with #89 Steve Smith!

Posted on 08 October 2014 by WNST Staff

We’ll be hanging out with Ravens standout WR Steve Smith Thursday night as we’re back with the good folks at Greenmount Station in Hampstead. Kickoff is at 7:30pm!

We’ll chat with Steve about his experience thus far after the first five weeks of the regular season here in Baltimore. How did it feel going against his former team? Is Steve happy with where the Ravens sit, currently at 3-2 heading into Tampa Bay?

Also, There Goes My Hero will be in the house as we continue our mission of swabbing as many people as possible and adding them to the bone marrow donor database. Thus far, we’ve raised over $20,000 and have swabbed over 1,100 people since April. We hope to crush those numbers this fall and beyond. If you haven’t been swabbed, it’s easy and painless. Click here for more info on the swabbing process and any restrictions. THANK YOU to everyone who has donated and/or swabbed for us and #JennStrong. We can’t thank you enough and we hope you’ll continue to spread the word.

As always, each and every one of our live shows are presented by Freedmont Mortgage. If you’re looking to buy or refinance a home, don’t make a 30 year mistake by choosing the wrong lender. Visit freedmont.com to learn more. Also big thanks to Enoch Office and Rugenix for their continued support!

UPDATE FROM WNST STAFF: Ravens rookie LB C.J. Mosley is expected to join WNST and host Steve Smith on Thursday night after his standout performance on Sunday. We hope to see you all in Carroll County!

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Why People Need To Keep Quiet About Ray Rice

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Why People Need To Keep Quiet About Ray Rice

Posted on 08 September 2014 by Brandon Sacks

At this point, almost everyone has seen the video of Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiancée Janay Palmer.  Yes, it is absolutely disgusting that this would happen and that he would even swing at her.  There is no acceptable time for a man to ever place his hands on a woman.  As someone who has been a player of upstanding character until this incident broke, it came as surprising to see someone who’s cause is anti-bullying to do something like this.  That being said, there is a bigger problem here that needs to be addressed.  It is something that, quite frankly, is ridiculous, and people need to reevaluate themselves before uttering one more word about Ray Rice.

Where were you when other players did the exact same thing?

Ray Rice is not the only person that has been charged with domestic abuse since the end of the 2013 NFL season.  Why is no one saying anything about Ray McDonald being allowed to play even though he was charged with domestic assault? The same thing goes for Greg Hardy, who was convicted of assaulting his ex-girlfriend and threatening to kill her.  Ray Rice’s situation is completely the same aside from one small detail; Rice hit his fiancée, and it was caught on video.  However, that doesn’t make him any worse of a person because he was caught.  Hardy was convicted in a court of law, which means there was enough proof to warrant his peers believing he actually did assault his ex.  Hardy wasn’t cut by his team or suspended indefinitely.  Why was Rice?

What about other players that were charged with crimes but were never punished like this?  Staying within the organization, Ray Lewis was charged with murder and never ended up being suspended indefinitely by the league.  Donté Stallworth was charged with DUI manslaughter, and he was only suspended for a year from the NFL.  Ben Roethlisberger was accused of rape and he saw a suspension that lasted him a few games, and continues to play on the same team as before the accusations.  Michael Vick was convicted of running a dog fighting ring and was able to return to the field after serving his time in jail.  Chad Ochocinco was charged with domestic battery after headbutting his wife and was cut that same day by the Dolphins, but never received an NFL suspension for it.  Ahman Green, the Packers all-time leading rusher, was arrested for a domestic incident, but nothing ever came of this.

Why are any of these players any different than Ray Rice?  Of all of the players who laid their hands on women, why is it that Rice is the one that gets singled out?  What he did is not worse than anything those other “men” did, so it should not be treated as such.

In the age of social media where every single person thinks his/her opinion is the only correct one, people need to consider the bigger problem here.  The mob mentality that occurs with these kind of things is outrageous and needs to end.  Simply put by the NFL’s new domestic abuse policy, Rice should have been suspended for 6 games and not one more.  The Ravens still had the right to cut him, but Roger Goodell had no right to indefinitely suspend him.

All of the other previously mentioned players received second chances after resolving their off the field issues.  While Rice will not get one in Baltimore, he deserves one somewhere else.

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