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  • Four Ravens-Patriots predictions sure to go wrong

    Four Ravens-Patriots predictions sure to go wrong
    The Ravens have won four straight games to save their season and put themselves in position to play for the AFC North title next week, but first they must beat the New England Patriots, perhaps their tallest task since playing the Denver Broncos in Week...
  • After surprising loss, Bengals face potential fall from playoff spot

    After surprising loss, Bengals face potential fall from playoff spot
    The importance of what only a week ago was regarded as a routine game Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings has grown exponentially for the Cincinnati Bengals. After a 30-20 loss Sunday to the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Bengals (9-5) are clinging to a one-...
  • Ravens blow 17-point lead, but pull out 20-17 win over Bengals

    Ravens blow 17-point lead, but pull out 20-17 win over Bengals
    Ravens coach John Harbaugh went down on a knee and partially covered his face. Quarterback Joe Flacco’s focus turned to overtime but not before he had some “bad thoughts.” Cornerback Jimmy Smith started yelling at any teammates in the...
  • Ravens and Patriots back on collision course in high-stakes rivalry

    Ravens and Patriots back on collision course in high-stakes rivalry
    The Ravens and New England Patriots have been on a collision course since January, when the Ravens got revenge against their AFC rivals en route to the Super Bowl. The two teams might not have circled today on their calendars when the NFL released its...
  • Jeff Zrebiec's scouting report for the Ravens-Patriots game

    Jeff Zrebiec's scouting report for the Ravens-Patriots game
    PASSING GAME RAVENS: In his last four games against the Patriots, quarterback Joe Flacco has thrown for 1,213 yards, 10 touchdowns and just two interceptions. Flacco has moved well around the pocket in recent weeks, but his mobility may be affected by...
  • Ravens playoff scenarios heading into Week 17

    Ravens playoff scenarios heading into Week 17
    After losing to the New England Patriots, 41-7, on Sunday, the Ravens now need a little help if they want to reach the postseason. In order to clinch the sixth and final playoff berth, the Ravens (8-7) need to defeat the AFC North division champion...
  • No flex: Ravens-Bengals kickoff remains at 1 p.m.

    No flex: Ravens-Bengals kickoff remains at 1 p.m.
    The kickoff for the Ravens' pivotal regular-season road finale against the Cincinnati Bengals remains at 1 p.m., according to the NFL. Besides the Ravens' kickoff time being unchanged, so was the Miami Dolphins' 1 p.m. game against the New York Jets....
  • Ravens grounded in 41-7 loss at home to the Patriots, no longer control playoff future

    Ravens grounded in 41-7 loss at home to the Patriots, no longer control playoff future
    As the New England Patriots were turning the game into a rout with two late defensive touchdowns, wide receiver Torrey Smith sat on an otherwise empty bench, surveying a scene that no Raven could fathom. M&T Bank Stadium was just about empty by then,...
  • Ravens concentrating on beating Bengals after blowout loss to the Patriots

    Ravens concentrating on beating Bengals after blowout loss to the Patriots
    Some of the Ravens either didn't know or didn't care about all that needed to happen — at least not at that moment — for them to make the playoffs. A 34-point loss to one of your biggest rivals has a way of making everything else seem...
  • Talking Ravens-Bengals with Lindsay Patterson, a Bengals blogger for ESPN 1530

    Talking Ravens-Bengals with Lindsay Patterson, a Bengals blogger for ESPN 1530
    Now that the NFL season is here, I’m putting a twist on my weekly Blogger on Blogger series. Each week, I will enlist a blogger who regularly writes about the Ravens’ opponent to help me break down the game. This week, I exchanged emails...
  • The Ravens shouldn't be able to claim a win against the Bengals

    The Ravens shouldn't be able to claim a win against the Bengals
    The game should have ended in a tie. As the Ravens walked off the field after beating the Cincinnati Bengals, 20-17, in overtime, there was jubilation in the Ravens locker room because the victory kept them in contention in the AFC North. But there...
  • Flacco says knee 'feels better' than it did a week ago

    Flacco says knee 'feels better' than it did a week ago
    Five days out from a game the Ravens must win to make the playoffs and salvage a frustrating season, quarterback Joe Flacco said his sprained knee is sore after Sunday's loss but that it is in much better shape than it was a week ago. "It feels better,"...