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The Ravens claimed their place in National Football League history on January 28, 2001 with one final dissertation on great defense. A team that swaggered into Super Bowl XXXV delivered on its sound and fury of the previous week with a 34-7 demolition of the New York Giants before 71,921 at Raymond James Stadium.

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  • AFC championship: Ravens 16, Raiders 3

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Cornerback Jimmy Smith is on the verge of breakout season - June 4, 2014 - Early in Wednesday's organized team activities, cornerback Jimmy Smith intercepted a pass near the 20-yard line and seconds later blew...

Ozzie Newsome keeps eye on the free agent market - June 2, 2014 - In the past, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome has been able to add some quality players in the second phase of free agency because...

C.J. Mosley getting a range of lessons in the NFL - May 30, 2014 - Inside linebacker C.J. Mosley had some tough classes at the University of Alabama, but nothing as hard as learning about playing in the...

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