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Monday, December 5, 2016 - 11:25am
The time has arrived for the No. 1 rusher in Louisiana Tech University history (nearly 4,500 yards) to make his impact in the NFL. Or, if you will, put more punch in the Baltimore Ravens’ offense. When that team chose Dixon in the fourth round of this year’s draft, they envisioned the most famous native of Strong, Arkansas., being a dual threat in the Joe Flacco-quarterbacked attack. With four regular season games remaining, Dixon could have serious playing time/touches on his first-year resume. Ravens’ media outlets are urging Head Coach John Harbaugh and his staff to make the 5-10 and 215-...

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