| Aug 13, 2012
| 4:55 PM
After 4 games, look out
At first, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will be tentative and not the superior back he once was. But after four games, look out. I would expect him to run wild in the last 12 games, especially when...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The Ravens are poised to apply the franchise tag to Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice, who would otherwise be set to hit the open market with the other unrestricted free agents on March 13. The Ravens have until Monday to apply the tag though Pro Football...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 11:47 AM
In a move that had become little more than a formality, the Ravens announced today that they will use the franchise tag on Ray Rice, a decision that both sides hope will be the precursor to a long-term extension for the Pro Bowl running back.
| Oct 29, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Ravens Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice consistently ranks as one of the most productive and dynamic running backs in the NFL, capable of eluding defenders on the ground and through the air.
He benefits from running behind bruising All-Pro fullback Vonta...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:01 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
4.68 -- adjusted line yards for the Baltimore offensive line, which ranks 2nd in the NFL, per Football Outsiders.
One of the finest of the...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The Houston Texans have reportedly agreed to a contract extension with running back Arian Foster, a deal that will surely be discussed in the ongoing contract negotiations between the Ravens and running back Ray Rice. Both are 25, Pro Bowl players and key...
| May 17, 2012
| 4:46 PM
If you were wondering what Ray Rice's reaction was to LeSean McCoy's new contract extension with the Philadelphia Eagles, the Ravens' running back wasted little time responding to the news.
"Nice well deserved," Rice said on his Twitter account after...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Before the Ravens opted to trade out of the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night, they watched their three AFC North rivals make moves that appear to make them better heading into the 2012 season.
The Cleveland Browns were boldest. Less than an...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 1:36 PM
This season, there are two very worthy candidates for the NFL’s Comeback Player of the Year award.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on Dec. 24 against the Washington Redskins,...
| Dec 18, 2012
It'll be tough, but he will
Instantly, I was going to say no, that Adrian Peterson isn't going to catch Eric Dickerson because the Vikings face one of the best run-stopping defenses in the NFL in Week 16 — the Texans. They...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Eyebrows were raised around the NFL when Ravens running back Ray Rice wasn't involved at all during the fourth quarter of a 23-20 loss Sunday night to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
It was Rice who salvaged the Ravens' overtime win over the San Diego...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:02 PM
ASHBURN, Va. – One of the factors that contributed to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 23-20 win against the Ravens last Sunday was the Ravens’ questionable decision to play the entire fourth quarter without giving running back Ray Rice a single...