John Harbaugh stressed to his players the importance of Memorial Day. Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports John Harbaugh has strong feelings about Memorial Day. He sent his Baltimore Ravens players home to celebrate the national holiday with their friends and families. “I told the guys go home and enjoy your families,” Harbaugh said, via Jamison Hensley of ESPN. “It may be the most important holiday of the year. Do we all enjoy getting in a car and driving where we want, doing what we want? Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” The head coach has a strong sense of patriotism and has strongly supported the military in the past. He was part of a “NFL-USO coaches’ tour of the Middle East in 2009
Packers tight end Martellus Bennett has made it a point to get close to quarterback Aaron Rodgers since signing with Green Bay. Via Jason Wilde of ESPN Wisconsin, Bennett has his own way of communication with his soon-to-be-bestie. Other than that, it’s just conversations,” Bennett said.
Eduardo Jimenez threw a baseball at another player during a benches-clearing brawl between the Dayton Dragons and West Michigan Whitecaps.