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(NEWSER) – A day after the Baltimore Ravens gave Ray Rice the boot, Janay Rice is defending her husband and lashing out at the media, the Baltimore Sun reports. "I woke up this morning feeling like I had a horrible nightmare, feeling like I'm mourning the death of my closest friend," she writes on Instagram.

"No one knows the pain that [the] media … has caused my family." Video surfaced yesterday of her then-fiancé punching her in the face.

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