| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:55 AM
When the Ravens signed middle linebacker Daryl Smith this past spring, perhaps the biggest question was whether Smith would be able to stay healthy for all 16 games.
The 31-year-old had missed only four games in his career before a groin injury...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:43 AM
The Ravens' collective health has improved significantly since the bye week.
Every player on the roster with the exception of offensive tackle Michael Oher practiced today, which wasn't the case last week during a few practices prior to getting the...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 9:40 AM
When the Ravens played the Pittsburgh Steelers last month, Jameel McClain played his first game in nearly a year and took the majority of the snaps at weak-side linebacker in place of Josh Bynes, who sat out the game with an infected finger. After that...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:16 AM
If you are one of the few avid readers of this blog -- thanks for keeping the lights on with your clicks -- or if you have checked out my work in the actual newspaper, you probably know that I am fond of Pro Football Focus, a website that I feel is one of...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Fullback Vonta Leach was an afterthought during Monday night’s 18-16 win over the Detroit Lions.
Leach has seen his playing time dwindle over the past two months, but his three snaps on offense against the Lions were his fewest since the Week 9...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Although the Ravens left little doubt that quarterback Joe Flacco will line up Sunday against the New England Patriots despite an minor sprained left knee, he won’t do so without taking a precautionary measure.
A magnetic resonance imaging exam...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is practicing for the second consecutive day Thursday after suffering a low-grade sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee Monday night against the Detroit Lions.
Flacco is wearing a protective brace on his left...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:16 PM
As the Ravens started their final full-scale practice before Sunday's showdown against the New England Patriots at M&T Bank Stadium, quarterback Joe Flacco and running back Ray Rice were both on the field.
Rice (thigh) did not practice Wednesday, and he...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco made it through the final full practice of the week without further injuring his sprained left knee.
Flacco, who practiced on a limited basis all week while wearing a brace on his left knee, was listed as questionable on...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco will wear a protective brace on his left knee for today's game against the New England Patriots at M&T Bank Stadium.
Flacco practiced all week without any setbacks after spraining the medial collateral ligament in his...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 10:15 PM
Something highly unusual happened Sunday involving Ravens kicker Justin Tucker.
He missed a field-goal attempt for the first time in months.
Tucker's 37-yard try sailed wide left during the fourth quarter of the Ravens’ 41-7 loss to the New...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The Ravens and Cincinnati Bengals didn't practice on Christmas, but they issued estimated injury reports based on trainers' evaluation of players' statuses.
Center Gino Gradkowski was listed as missing practice due to a knee injury. He also didn't...