| Dec 18, 2011
| 4:02 PM
For the first time since Nov. 13, inside linebacker Ray Lewis will be active for a Ravens game, and the 12-time Pro Bowler is expected to take his usual starting spot against the San Diego Chargers Sunday night.
Lewis has missed the team’s last...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 9:51 PM
Jimmy Smith's third start of his NFL career was an uneasy one.
The Ravens rookie cornerback was tested early and often by the San Diego Chargers in Sunday night's contest at Snapdragon Stadium, which included surrendering a 28-yard touchdown pass to wide...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 10:00 AM
A Ravens pass offense that ranks in the middle of the pack in the NFL might be short-staffed as wide receiver Anquan Boldin was absent from the portion of Wednesday’s practice open to the media.
Boldin did not appear injured during a light...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Man, I miss the dark days of the lockout when there was no football to blog about. Instead, I wrote about people criticizing Joe Flacco, Chad Ochocinco’s offseason antics and meaningless offseason lists and rankings.
Now we have preseason games,...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 2:40 PM
The Ravens list offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie as weighing 345 pounds.
Don't believe it.
"Right now, I am probably like 370, I guess," the 6-foot-8 left tackle said Saturday prior to his first practice with the team since agreeing to a two-year deal...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:49 PM
Ravens center Matt Birk expects to start against the Pittsburgh Steelers, barring any setbacks.
Birk had surgery on his left knee Aug. 3, which has sidelined him for the first three preseason games. The six-time Pro Bowl player returned to practice...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:44 PM
With ongoing concerns about the status of Dannell Ellerbe's hamstring, the Ravens have re-signed linebacker Prescott Burgess, who they drafted out of Michigan in the sixth round in 2007.
It will be Burgess' third stint with the Ravens this season and the...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 5:59 PM
Matt Birk doesn't talk much about the pain in the surgically-repaired left knee that continues to trouble him. But the 14-year center's high threshold for pain isn't lost on his teammates.
"That guy is one of the toughest guys on the team, to be able...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 11:10 AM
The Ravens secondary could be getting closer to full strength.
Rookie cornerback Jimmy Smith, who hasn't played since Week One because of a high ankle sprain, returned to practice on a limited basis today. He hasn't practiced since sustaining his injury,...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 11:20 AM
A day after missing Thursday’s practice with a back ailment, starting outside linebacker Jarret Johnson returned to Friday’s session.
Prior to practice, Johnson downplayed the severity of the injury, saying, “It’s just something...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 1:50 PM
The Ravens got some good news on the injury front. Starting outside linebacker Jarret Johnson and rookie cornerback Jimmy Smith participated fully in Friday’s practice.
Johnson had sat out Thursday’s session with a lingering back ailment, but...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 9:16 AM
Tom Zbikowski is back again after being off.
The starting strong safety returned to Saturday’s practice after sitting out Friday’s session. Zbikowski, who is dealing with symptoms stemming from the concussion he sustained in the Ravens’...