| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Anticipating the snap count, Ravens inside linebacker Josh Bynes adeptly timed up his blitz to sack backup quarterback Tyrod Taylor on Sunday during an open practice at the Naval Academy.
A year ago, Bynes was unable to practice at all after...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:14 PM
SETTING THE SCENE: Monday's outdoor practice started at 2:30 p.m. and ended a few minutes before 5 p.m.. Weather was partially cloudy with temperatures in the high 70s. Players wore full pads for the eighth straight practice.
MUDDLED IN THE MIDDLE:...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Brandon Copeland knows he can't be his grandfather.
If the 2009 Gilman graduate is to claim a spot as an undrafted rookie free agent on the Ravens' final 53-man roster at the end of the preseason, it can't be in the way Roy Hilton joined the Baltimore...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
A magnetic resonance imaging test confirmed Monday that Ravens tight end Ed Dickson has a small hamstring tear, an injury that isn’t believed to be too serious but is magnified with Dennis Pitta already out for the season.
Dickson, who missed three...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:49 PM
The Ravens' overhauled defense makes its preseason debut Thursday night against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, taking on a much different look from a year ago.
With Ray Lewis retired and Ed Reed, Dannell Ellerbe, Paul Kruger, Cary Williams and Bernard...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 6:35 PM
The uplifting sounds of gospel music provide Ravens rookie inside linebacker Arthur Brown a release from the grind of football.
The second-round draft pick from Kansas State is bespectacled and soft-spoken, cultivating a professorial look off the...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:40 AM
The Ravens defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 44-16, in Thursday night’s preseason opener. While many of the starters played only a quarter, they were in there long enough for me to make a few observations about when and how certain players were...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:54 AM
Before tonight’s preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons, Daryl Smith won’t dance out of the tunnel at M&T Bank Stadium like Ray Lewis used to do.
Smith will, however, be the one who gets to replace Lewis at middle linebacker. With the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees puts the film on during defensive meetings and encourages his fellow coaches not to speak. As the footage rolls, he wants to hear only the voices of his players.
Loud responses are welcome. Silence isn't. A wrong...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 2:51 PM
The medical outlook for Ravens inside linebacker Jameel McClain remains a cloudy issue as coach John Harbaugh acknowledged that the team had thought previously he would have been ready for the start of training camp.
However, McClain is sidelined...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:44 AM
It was a much quieter scene at practice than quarterback Joe Flacco is accustomed to as the Ravens launched their first day of training camp.
With legendary linebacker Ray Lewis retired, Flacco no longer has the defensive icon glowering and barking...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:33 PM
SETTING THE SCENE: Saturday's outdoor practice started at 2:30 p.m. and finished a little before 5. Players wore full pads for the first time this training camp. Weather was overcast, with temperatures in the low 80s. Thunder rolled as the team left the...