| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:34 PM
SETTING THE SCENE: Thursday's outdoor practice started at 2:30 p.m. and ended at 5:05 p.m. The weather was overcast at first, but the sun came out midway through practice. Temperatures were in the low 80s. Players were in full pads for a fifth straight...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Early last year, an unknown 412 number popped up on the screen of A.Q. Shipley's cell phone.
On the line was a fellow Pittsburgh native with the accent to prove it and an offensive lineman who was gearing up for the 2012 NFL draft.
Shipley, who was...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:44 AM
As you read about the various training camp competitions over the next 10 days, you probably won’t see much written about the offensive line. That’s because barring injuries, the starters appear to be set.
Bryant McKinnie, who re-signed...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:54 PM
SETTING THE SCENE: Friday’s outdoor practice started at 2:30 p.m. and finished just after 5 p.m. Weather was partially cloudy with temperatures in the low-to-mid 80s. Players wore shells.
SPELLING DOOM: Outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil was one of...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:59 PM
It was a costly game for the Ravens' offense and special teams Thusday night, sustaining damaging losses in terms of injuries as two key players left the game nursing ailments.
First, Pro Bowl kick returner Jacoby Jones sprained his knee in the second...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 4:25 AM
Now that Gino Gradkowski has been named the Ravens' starting center as the successor to retired six-time Pro Bowl selection Matt Birk, he says the work is just beginning.
The Ravens open the NFL season Thursday hight against the Denver Broncos.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Gino Gradkowski has been named the Ravens starting center, according to coach John Harbaugh.
Gradkowski was competing with A.Q. Shipley, a former Indianapolis Colts starter, for the job. Gradkowski was groomed last season as the successor to six-time...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:48 PM
It was an unrelenting hit parade from the Carolina Panthers' defense, leaving behind a pile of fallen Ravens quarterbacks and running backs.
During the Ravens' 34-27 preseason loss Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium, the offensive line struggled...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:02 PM
For the past couple of weeks, the Ravens' offensive starters have answered the question with little more than a dismissive shrug.
No, they are not concerned that the offense has gotten very little going in about three quarters of work. They don't...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:31 PM
It is not the beginning of the football season unless there are questions about the Ravens offensive line.
Unlike previous years, there is talent, so few wonder how good this unit can be. The big concern is about depth, or lack of it. If the Ravens...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Ravens Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata didn't practice today because of personal reasons and was excused from practice.
"Haloti's got a personal issue, a family issue he's dealing with," Ravens coach John Harbaugh said. "That's all that is."...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:20 AM
The snapshot of the Ravens' second preseason game, a 27-23 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium, revealed obvious shortcomings in two key areas: run defense and the running game.
During the first half, the Ravens allowed...