Avoiding the rush

The Ravens' Bart Scott paved his way to the NFL by dodging temptation of his hometown streets

September 09, 2007|By Mike Klingaman | Mike Klingaman,Sun Reporter

Walking the grim city streets after football practice, the youngster glanced over his shoulder. His pulse raced. His pace quickened. His route had landed him on enemy turf, and the Raw Dogs weren't a Detroit gang to mess with.

Just a few more blocks, Bart Scott thought.

RAVENS@BENGALS Season opener, tomorrow, 7 p.m., ESPN, Ch. 13, 1090 AM, 97.9 FM Line: Bengals by 2 1/2

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