| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith spent last Thursday night trailing a few steps behind Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, enduring a rough outing where he was unable to prevent him from reaching the end zone.
The Pro Bowl wide receiver caught three...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
seven -- total quarterback pressures allowed by the Ravens offensive line in the first two preseason games.
While run blocking remains a work...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:02 PM
For the past couple of weeks, the Ravens' offensive starters have answered the question with little more than a dismissive shrug.
No, they are not concerned that the offense has gotten very little going in about three quarters of work. They don't...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:42 AM
The Ravens made it official today, signing Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach to a two-year contract.
With the processing of his paperwork, the Ravens have released veteran linebacker Spencer Adkins.
He was waived-injured with a hamstring injury and...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:31 PM
The Ravens' standard procedure for the first preseason game is to get the starters roughly a quarter of work before substituting liberally.
Last year, the starters made only a brief appearance against the Atlanta Falcons. Some first-string players...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:59 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — By the time the downpour came and lightning flashed near Raymond James Stadium on Thursday night, Joe Flacco, Ray Rice, Haloti Ngata and Terrell Suggs had long found a spot on the Ravens’ sideline where they remained the rest of...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:02 AM
Cornerback Jimmy Smith was a big topic of discussion in the past week after he allowed three catches for 55 yards and a touchdown to Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones in a matchup of 2011 first-round draft picks.
After that game, Smith...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 11:50 AM
It's probably a mistake to try to make sense out of the preseason performance of the Ravens so far, because it might make your head explode.
The defending Super Bowl champions have been all over the map in their first three rehearsals for the Sept. 5...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:48 PM
It was an unrelenting hit parade from the Carolina Panthers' defense, leaving behind a pile of fallen Ravens quarterbacks and running backs.
During the Ravens' 34-27 preseason loss Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium, the offensive line struggled...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Polishing off The Baltimore Sun’s countdown of its Top 5 high school football teams is the No. 1 team, Gilman, the two-time defending Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference champion.
For the full preseason poll, check Friday&...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 4:25 AM
Now that Gino Gradkowski has been named the Ravens' starting center as the successor to retired six-time Pro Bowl selection Matt Birk, he says the work is just beginning.
The Ravens open the NFL season Thursday hight against the Denver Broncos.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:07 AM
The most significant contribution from Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith during the Ravens' Super Bowl run was dominating Denver Broncos star cornerback Champ Bailey in a January playoff game.
The speedy former Maryland standout twice bolted past Bailey...