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Ogden returns with heavy heart

Ogden returns with heavy heart

OWINGS MILLS -- If laughter is truly cathartic, then Jonathan Ogden is in just the right place to deal with his grief. The Baltimore Ravens' nine-time All-Pro offensive tackle was greeted on the football field by a practical joke from his teammates as he practiced Saturday for the first time following his father's death in late July.

They intentionally told Ogden the wrong snap count on his first play back since being activated from the physically unable to perform list. He fired out of his stance early for a false-start, drawing good-natured teasing in the offensive huddle. The 6-foot-9, 340-pound lineman was clearly amused, shaking his head and smiling. "That means they like me," said Ogden, who missed the entire...

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