The Ravens released linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo yesterday afternoon, after five seasons in Baltimore. Ayanbadejo spent most of his tenure on special teams, and never once made the kind of news for his play that he did for his vocal support of a Maryland same-sex marriage ballot initiative. So maybe it's fitting that just hours into his free agency, Ayanbadejo's pro-gay-rights stance is kicking up another storm—this time not entirely of his own doing.
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