| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:36 PM
The NFL released the schedule for the 2013 season and the Ravens open up on the road at 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 5 against the Denver Broncos.
Here are a few thoughts from the staff at The Baltimore Sun on the challenges facing the Ravens.
| Apr 21, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Though the flicker of collegiate game tape isn't exactly candlelight, it can sometimes be love at first sight for a scout sitting in a dark film room, pining over pro prospects.
Daniel Jeremiah, a former NFL scout who worked four years in the Ravens...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:37 AM
You know how you wake up on Sunday morning and enjoy the challenge of trying to complete the crossword puzzle or the Sudoku in the newspaper? That’s how NFL defensive coordinators and coaches when they wake up in the morning feel about the read-...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:41 AM
Uncoiling his upper body and legs with a powerful charge, Elvis Dumervil steamrolls offensive tackles with his trademark bull rush.
The Ravens' Pro Bowl pass rusher immediately generates forward movement with his initial push off the line of scrimmage,...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Joe Flacco got a taste this week of how it'll be all season long.
Privacy? Gone. Flying under the national radar? Ha, forget it. Having every move you make on and off the field analyzed relentlessly until you just want to scream?
Oh, yeah. There...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Joe Flacco is no longer barraged with questions about former offensive coordinator Cam Cameron, finding consistency or even his capability to win the big game. Now the owner of one of the richest contracts in the history of the sport and two weeks away...
| May 26, 2013
| 6:35 PM
On March 4, agent Joe Linta and the Ravens finalized a six-year, $120.6 million contract extension for Joe Flacco, making the quarterback the highest paid player in the history of the NFL.
Nearly three months later, Linta is still taking his victory...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:16 AM
By month’s end, Ray Rice could be the face of one of the most popular video-game franchises in America.
So why are some Ravens fans now willing to root against the very same star they cheer on every fall Sunday?
Three words, far scarier than any...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:09 AM
This feature appears each Tuesday on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?
| Jul 12, 2012
| 11:00 AM
I recently chatted with Aaron Schatz, the editor-in-chief of Football Outsiders, for an upcoming story that has little, if anything, to do with Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco. But after we were done chatting about whatever it was that we were talking about...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Nov 21, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....