| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
This NFL offseason represents the 10-year anniversary of the inception of the "Rooney Rule." The rule, named after Pittsburgh Steelers' Chairman Dan Rooney, requires teams to interview minority candidates for all head coaching and senior football...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 11:21 PM
Unlike the chip shot that former Ravens kicker Billy Cundiff sailed wide left in the AFC championship game, rookie kicker Justin Tucker connected on his short field goal to beat the New England Patriots.
Tucker narrowly made a 27-yard field goal with two...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Jason Garrett was the hot coaching candidate who had everything the Ravens were seeking. He was a former NFL quarterback, Ivy League-educated and groomed in a football family. He was young and bright, and in just a couple of seasons as an NFL assistant,...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 5:23 AM
There is no question that the New England Patriots' one-point loss to the Ravens on Sunday night was the kind of defeat that will make a coach tear his hair out and -- in this case -- make an angry run at one of the officials afterward.
| Sep 24, 2012
| 5:10 AM
Offensive coordinator Cam Cameron called a good game, and the Ravens were balanced in the 31-30 win over the New England Patriots. To come from 13 points down against a Bill Belichick-coached team is impressive. But the Ravens call on a 4th-and-1 at New...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 10:51 AM
A week after the Ravens were fined $20,000 by the NFL for not listing Ed Reed on the injury report, their head coach John Harbaugh said that the team will cite every “hangnail” going forward, and questioned the validity of the weekly report....
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:48 AM
Sportswriters inevitably get the question: How do you cover teams you once loved as a fan?
The standard answer is that you stop rooting for the jersey and start rooting for the best story. That’s true to a point but incomplete. It’s near...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:36 AM
As the Orioles and Ravens try to work out a scheduling conflict that has put in jeopardy the NFL’s hopes of opening up the regular season on Thursday, Sept. 5 at M&T Bank Stadium, the relationship between the two downtown neighbors has again come...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Will remain among elite
Los Angeles Times
Tom Brady's decision to do a bargain-basement extension with the Patriots is remarkable in a business where getting as much as you can is everyone's endgame.
But his three-year, $27 million deal...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 6:51 PM
Veteran free safety Ed Reed has been a constant presence in the NFL for nearly a dozen years, instinctively patrolling the Ravens' secondary and baiting quarterbacks into miscues.
Although he's not here at the NFL scouting combine, Reed's name was...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:21 AM
The tradition for Super Bowl champions is hosting the opening game of the following season.
That will hold true for the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium in what's expected to be a high-profile matchup in a Thursday night game Sept. 5.
The league typically...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 9:38 PM
He served his time
Gregg Williams embarrassed the NFL by serving as the architect of a violent bounty system that has been the undercurrent of football for decades.
He paid the harshest penalty for Bountygate. He has served...