| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:42 AM
The Ravens knew that Gino Gradkowski would experience some growing pains as the replacement for six-time Pro Bowl center Matt Birk after his retirement.
And Gradkowski is still learning on the job four games into his second NFL season.
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Ray Rice used to be the solution to whatever ailed the Ravens.
If quarterback Joe Flacco was having a bad day, the offense would go through Rice. If there was nothing open down the field, Flacco would find the diminutive yet durable running back and...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 3:00 AM
I know we are not supposed to be looking back at last season's Super Bowl. We are supposed to focus on the hard road back that starts this week in Denver.
But go ahead on this last holiday of the summer and enjoy one last, great, TV wallow in Super Bowl...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:33 PM
Network TV never knows when to stop shilling, selling, hyping and hustling its audience.
It's like a law of physics that whenever a network creates something of quality, it must always find a way to cheapen the product in trying to squeeze every last...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 5:59 PM
A little more than three months after they exchanged a terse handshake near midfield at M&T Bank Stadium, Ravens coach John Harbaugh and his Pittsburgh Steelers counterpart, Mike Tomlin, were together again in an entirely different setting.
At a posh...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Standing at his locker Tuesday, Ravens defensive lineman Chris Canty laughed when informed that pushing teammate Arthur Jones from behind on a critical missed field-goal attempt by the Miami Dolphins was the impetus behind the renewed enforcement of an...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 7:46 PM
The logic was sound.
The Ravens were the defending Super Bowl champions and hadn't missed the playoffs since 2007. The Cincinnati Bengals made the playoffs in consecutive seasons and were poised to take the next step. The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't had...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Ben Roethlisberger's anger and frustration continue to grow as speculation keeps swirling around the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback.
The source of Roethlisberger's rage: a series of NFL Network reports alleging that the former Super Bowl victor doesn't...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 7:13 PM
The story sounds almost preposterous — two sons of a lifelong football coach reach the highest level of the profession they inherited from dad and face each other in the biggest game on the planet.
But that's exactly what will happen in two weeks...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Ravens nose tackle Terrence Cody didn't get an encouraging report card following his start against the Denver Broncos.
During a 34-17 loss Sunday where he started his third game of the season ahead of veteran Ma'ake Kemoeatu, Cody was consistently...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 9:19 AM
The Ravens were finally deemed worthy by CBS Sports of its first-string broadcast team, and what a difference it made in the quality of the telecast -- for one half, anyway.
While the first half was outstanding in terms of production and imagery, the...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Minutes after the Baltimore Ravens beat the New England Patriots to advance to the Super Bowl, Seth Meyers, the head writer for “Saturday Night Live,” tweeted: “Baltimore vs. San Francisco! Brother vs. Brother! The Wire vs. Full House!&...