| Aug 11, 2012
| 3:57 PM
The Ravens, who endured injuries to several players in their 31-17 win over the Atlanta Falcons in their preseason opener, welcomed back a wave of reinforcements during Saturday's practice.
Center Matt Birk, cornerback Jimmy Smith and defensive tackle...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 3:17 PM
USING THEIR HANDS The secondary was particularly active in getting a hand on passes. Cornerbacks Jimmy Smith and Chykie Brown deflected two passes each, and outside linebacker Sergio Kindle tipped a Tyrod Taylor pass intended for rookie wide receiver...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Perhaps the surest sign of the Ravens’ trust in Anthony Allen was the coaches’ decision to insert the running back to succeed Ray Rice in the second quarter of Thursday night’s 31-17 victory over the Atlanta Falcons.
But after gaining...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Besides his father, few coaches' words hold greater weight with John Harbaugh than Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid.
It was Reid who shifted Harbaugh to secondary coach during his final season on the Eagles' coaching staff, a move that boosted the...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Wearing a sharp designer suit, Ravens running back Ray Rice exited M&T Bank Stadium late Monday night looking as fresh and content as he did at any point during his team record-breaking 2011 season.
He had just scored two touchdowns and gained 93 yards...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:09 PM
The Ravens' offensive line experienced a rough night, a bout of regression that often left quarterback Joe Flacco lying on the ground.
After an encouraging game against the New England Patriots where Flacco wasn't sacked and rarely hit, he sustained...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:03 PM
Cleveland Browns wide receiver and return specialist Josh Cribbs left the game in the first quarter with a head injury after absorbing a devastating hit from Ravens inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe.
After long snapper Morgan Cox made contact with...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 2:16 PM
The numbers are staggering, like a stiff arm to the face mask.
Ray Rice rushed for 4,377 yards in his first four NFL seasons, all before the Ravens running back had celebrated his 25th birthday. His 2,068 yards from scrimmage led the league in 2011. He...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The Ravens will hold their first full-team practice of training camp on Thursday, July 26. Each day leading up to the official start of camp, The Sun will examine several key position battles that will be decided during preseason.
BACKUP RUNNING BACK...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, we'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday.
** Tommy Hunter surrendered just one run Wednesday in his start for the Orioles, who...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 5:20 PM
As a third-round pick in April, Bernard Pierce may be the highest running back selected by the team since 2008 when Ray Rice was taken in the second round, but the rookie fully comprehends that doesn’t guarantee a spot on the Ravens' active 53-man...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 7:35 PM
In his NFL debut, Ravens rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw immediately got his legs chopped out from under him when he tried to penetrate the Detroit Lions' backfield.
And the former Alabama star's frustration mounted during the same play when he...