| Aug 2, 2011
| 5:55 PM
The Ravens signed center Casey Rabach to a two-year contract Tuesday, gaining insurance in case Matt Birk's balky left knee leaves them short at the position.
According to an ESPN report, Birk, 35, needs arthroscopic surgery on the knee. Birk played...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 12:41 PM
FLACCO FIRING: Quarterback Joe Flacco endured sacks and interceptions (more on those later), but when he has time to read the defense, he puts some mustard on his passes. Flacco zipped passes to wide receivers Anquan Boldin and Tandon Doss and tight end...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Last season, Brendon Ayanbadejo bounced back from a torn quadriceps injury that cut his 2009 campaign short to play in 10 games and contribute on defense and special teams.
But the Ravens linebacker and special-teams ace said he is much healthier this...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 2:58 PM
Barring a late setback, Pro Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff will be ready to go for the Ravens-Indianapolis Colts game tomorrow.
Cundiff missed practice Thursday and Friday with left calf soreness, prompting the Ravens to bring in veteran free agent kicker...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Ravens 3, Eagles 0
First quarter: 11:53
Billy Cundiff 53-yard field goal
Eagles 7, Ravens 3
First quarter: 7:58
Brent Celek 3-yard touchdown pass from Michael Vick (Alex Henery made PAT)
Eagles 10, Ravens 3
Second quarter: 7:58
| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:40 AM
It would be cliché to say the NFL's self-proclaimed Dream Team turned the Ravens' preseason opener into a nightmare. But the Philadelphia Eagles certainly exploited enough areas to cause some worries when the Ravens go to sleep tonight.
The Ravens' 13-...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 6:13 PM
With Marshal Yanda out with back spasms, the Ravens did some experimenting at Saturday's practice, moving Oniel Cousins from starting right tackle to right guard.
The Ravens had talked about moving Cousins to guard in the offseason. When they re-signed...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 6:32 PM
EXCHANGING PLEASANTRIES Despite a grueling three-hour practice, players from the offense and defense launched a lot of good-natured barbs at each other. Inside linebacker Ray Lewis and wide receiver Anquan Boldin got into it, and coach John Harbaugh's...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh isn't a fan of the new kickoff rule, which has led to an increase in touchbacks around the NFL.
In the Ravens' preseason opener at Philadelphia, six of the seven kickoffs resulted in touchbacks.
"If you look at the Eagles-...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 9:30 AM
The NFL's decision to move kickoffs up to the 35-yard line, a rule change that caused a spike in touchbacks during the first weekend of the 2011 preseason, has been widely criticized by coaches such as John Harbaugh, return specialists such as Joshua...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 5:35 PM
MISSED OPPORTUNITIES: During a full-team exercise, quarterback Joe Flacco tried to float a pass to his left, where running back Ricky Williams was open. But outside linebacker Paul Kruger stepped in front of Williams and returned the interception about 40...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 6:40 PM
NFL coaches and players have loudly voiced their displeasure about the new league rule on kickoffs, which has reduced one of the most exciting plays in the game to something almost as predictable as an extra point.
But the greatest condemnation against...