| 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 8, 2012
| 8:50 AM
The Ravens have already made a final judgment call on starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and tight end Ed Dickson, officially ruling them out Friday for the second consecutive game.
Now, they still have an important decision to make regarding...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Bengals 23, Ravens 17
Strategy: Believing that upgraded health in the postseason trumps building momentum, the Ravens rested injured players and key starters. And it worked as there were no serious injuries. The offense was run differently to...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 5:05 PM
The reality smacked the Ravens in the face like one of Joe Flacco’s passes that got batted back toward the line of scrimmage by a swarming Houston Texans defense.
Over 60 frustrating minutes Sunday, all the Ravens’ flaws through the first six...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:43 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel will look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent.
Packers 42, Texans 24
Strategy: The Houston Texans are one of the most balanced offensive teams in the...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 10:15 AM
The Ravens aren’t the only team preparing for the rest of 2012 without Ray Lewis.
The Houston Texans, Sunday’s opponent, must also adjust their game plan on attacking a Ravens defense that will rely on Jameel McClain, Dannell Ellerbe, Brendon...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:03 PM
Ray Rice knifed through the heart of the New England Patriots defense, into the end zone and into our collective memories, his 83-yard touchdown run in the 2009 playoffs quickly becoming one of the most unforgettable plays in Ravens history and in his...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:26 AM
The Ravens will be a solid underdog going into Sunday’s game against the only other team in the AFC with a winning record, and there’s no way to argue with the oddsmakers after the way the defense gave up big yardage on the ground the past two...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Texans 24, Ravens 21
The Texans will be fired up after being blown out by Green Bay on national TV. The Ravens' defense was having trouble stopping the run before losing Ray Lewis and Lardarius Webb, which means Arian Foster is already...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:29 AM
This feature appears every week on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:48 PM
I never thought I'd be writing this, but the team that might remain unblemished the longest could be the Cardinals. Their 3-0 record is more impressive than the 3-0 records of the Falcons and Texans...
| 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...