It's a great life in Charm City

Suburban native, Notre Dame alum enjoying NFL

Updated: December 18, 2009, 2:53 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Tom Zbikowski isn't superstitious. But he is sentimental.

When he was young, he would lay out his entire football uniform the night before a game. Then he would wake up early, put the uniform on and wait.

For the past six seasons, Zbikowski has walked into a locker room to find his uniform hanging in his locker, first at Notre Dame, now with the Baltimore Ravens. But that doesn't mean he let traditions disappear.

"I still lay out something, maybe ...

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