| 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 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...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 10:02 PM
They wanted the New England Patriots, told the world that they would beat them and then went into their stadium and dominated the second half as no visiting team had ever done.
It didn't seem possible when they limped into the postseason losers of...
| 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.
| Sep 1, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Standing a few inches from the back of the Ravens' end zone Thursday night, punter Sam Koch looked the football into his waiting hands before calmly booting a towering punt across midfield.
The 59-yard punt wasn't a particularly memorable play in the...
| 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...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 6:09 PM
The AFC North division champion Ravens' AFC wild-card playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts is set for Sunday at 1 p.m. at M&T Bank Stadium, the NFL announced tonight.
The game features the emotional return of Colts coach Chuck Pagano, a popular ...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:04 PM
The Ravens' penchant for collecting yellow flags this season is a source of worry for coach John Harbaugh, who himself has been penalized twice for unsportsmanlike conduct. One of those penalties was declined, but there is no denying the Ravens have...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 8:28 PM
The Ravens' blockbuster $120.6 million contract with quarterback Joe Flacco is an arrangement banking on his future potential and not just how he engineered a Super Bowl victory.
Because Flacco is entering the prime of his career at 28 years old, the...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin is heading to Senegal along with Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy Whte for a relief effort with Oxfam America.
Boldin will spend the next three days working...