| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:30 AM
ESPN's Mike Sando sure knows how we like to fill our Ravens downtime — with talk of just how elite quarterback Joe Flacco is.
The ESPN writer polled a number of NFL sources and asked a total of 28 to grade each of the league’s starting...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Colin Cloherty was a seldom-used tight end for the San Francisco 49ers, his third team in his first two years in the NFL, when the league locked out its players at the start of a long, contentious labor showdown in 2011.
A former standout at Brown,...
| Mar 11, 2014
Poor shooting and defensive woes doomed the top-seeded Navy women in their Patriot League tournament semifinal at home Monday night against No. 5 seed Holy Cross, as the Midshipmen lost, 75-56.
The Midshipmen (24-7) allowed five Crusaders (20-11) to...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:55 PM
When Jim Caldwell was hired Tuesday as the head coach of the Detroit Lions, the Ravens accelerated the process of finding their third offensive coordinator in just over 13 months.
Team officials have been coy about potential candidates but they are...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 11:03 PM
The Holy Cross Crusaders held a block party Wednesday night. The host Crusaders blocked 10 shots and cruised to a 60-51 victory over Loyola Maryland.
Senior center Dave Dudzinski led the Crusaders with 24 points and 12 rebounds, while junior forward...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:39 PM
The NFC-champion San Francisco 49ers arrived in town Sunday night a full week ahead of their Feb. 3 matchup with the Ravens, vowing to enjoy the experience but not get caught up in the Super Bowl XLVII hype.
"What we've done — and it's been...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:44 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.
| Jan 24, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Here is what other news outlets are saying about the Ravens, San Francisco 49ers and Super Bowl XLVII today.
--- Tim Kawakami of The San Jose Mercury News says that the 49ers will beat the Ravens in the Super Bowl.
“Boil out the flimsiest,...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:30 AM
In case you hadn’t heard, Ravens head coach John Harbaugh and his baby bro, San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, will become the first brothers to duke it out as dueling head coaches in the Super Bowl.
Those two have been peppered with...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Each day this week, Baltimore Sun reporter and blogger Matt Vensel will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today, he looks at how the Ravens might handle 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree.
The Ravens ran through a gauntlet of...
| Nov 15, 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....