| Oct 14, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Six games into the season, the Ravens are a .500 team with about 500 unanswered questions on offense.
The offensive line has often resembled a row of subway turnstiles. The running backs have shown little burst when they do find running lanes. The...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:05 PM
One day after Ravens free safety Matt Elam injured Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb with a low tackle, coach John Harbaugh defended the rookie.
Elam had drawn criticism from the Packers, particularly quarterback Aaron Rodgers, for a hit that...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:44 AM
The Ravens' aggressive approach on offense backfired Sunday, triggering plenty of second-guessing.
The Ravens managed to rush for only 3 yards on four runs during a first-and-goal situation as the Green Bay Packers defense stopped running backs Ray Rice...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Packers 19, Ravens 17
STRATEGY: A gambling approach backfired offensively in the red zone. Blockers didn't create enough holes and Ray Rice and Bernard Pierce failed to break tackles as a once-formidable running game was silenced again. Unable to...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:23 PM
A year ago, Lardarius Webb was an emerging lockdown cornerback considered dangerous enough that quarterbacks looked for other options before throwing in his direction.
Now, the Ravens veteran cornerback is adjusting to a different reality where offenses...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley was fined $15,750 by the NFL for unnecessary roughness, a punishment stemming from his crushing block on Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs.
Finley delivered a high shoulder shot to Suggs' facemask in...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:03 AM
It got lost a bit within the Ravens' 19-17 loss to the Green Bay Packers, but cornerback Jimmy Smith is displaying encouraging signs of progress in his third NFL season.
Running stride for stride with Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, Smith turned his...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:06 AM
Ravens 26, Browns 21
The Ravens have had two weeks to prepare for the Browns, and it might be just enough to help them get back to .500.
Ravens 21, Browns 17
Cleveland is starting to fold. The Browns will play the...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:26 PM
The answer to one of the biggest questions about the 2013 season is almost clear now.
Did Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco earn the $120.6 million contract he signed during the offseason? Absolutely. Can he carry a team? No.
If he could, the Ravens would...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco appeared to get the message Sunday.
When a team resorts to the Wildcat or trick plays to spark an offense, it's a slap at the personnel, especially the quarterback. Flacco didn't appear to be happy when the team lined up in...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
When talking about the top cornerbacks in the NFL this season, the name of Baltimore’s Jimmy Smith probably doesn’t get mentioned unless that conversation takes place within the 410 and 443 area codes.
But after two forgettable seasons to...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:03 PM
It had been laid out for Ravens coach John Harbaugh long before he had the opportunity to get on his couch and spend a rare Sunday afternoon at home watching other NFL games on television.
"I've got a big advantage because our owner, Steve Bisciotti,...