| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:58 PM
Instead of receiving the usual jeers that go with their profession, NFL referee Gene Steratore and his crew were treated like conquering heroes Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium.
Steratore was greeted by fans with a standing ovation prior to the Ravens'...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent
Broncos 34, Ravens 17
Strategy: It was an underwhelming debut for new offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell....
| Dec 19, 2012
| 11:32 AM
A sprained right ankle forced Marshal Yanda to snap a 44-consecutive starts streak dating back to Nov. 29, 2009. Whether the right guard can avoid back-to-back absences is a mystery.
Yanda declined to put a percentage on his return for Sunday’s...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Continuing a pattern from last week, Ray Lewis has been present during the portion of this week’s practices open to the media. But the 13-time Pro Bowl inside linebacker is still on the injured reserve list with a designation to return, which is why...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Flustered, harassed and repeatedly knocked to the ground by a relentless Ravens defense, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning couldn't get his bearings Sunday.
Defensive coordinator Dean Pees stuck with an aggressive approach, blitzing defenders...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 12:23 PM
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Strategy: Offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell finally put his creative stamp on the offense, orchestrating season highs with 533 yards of total offense and 224 rushing yards. That included an option pitchout...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Del. Emmett C. Burns Jr. said Tuesday he “accepted” his admonishment by the General Assembly’s ethics committee for using legislative stationery last year in trying to silence Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo’s...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:17 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Ten games into the season, Ravens rookie running back Bernard Pierce was struggling to find his way into the game plan. He had fewer than five carries in a game eight times and he didn’t touch the ball in an Oct. 21 loss to the...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 7:26 PM
— Ultimately, it was a special teams play that lifted the Ravens into the AFC championship game.
For much of Saturday's 38-35 double-overtime win over the Denver Broncos, however, it appeared that special teams would be the Ravens' downfall.
| Oct 17, 2012
| 10:15 AM
The Ravens aren’t the only team preparing for the rest of 2012 without Ray Lewis.
The Houston Texans, Sunday’s opponent, must also adjust their game plan on attacking a Ravens defense that will rely on Jameel McClain, Dannell Ellerbe, Brendon...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:27 AM
Every Tuesday, blogger Matt Vensel breaks down a critical play, sometimes with the help of Ravens players, from that week’s game. Today he looks at Jacoby Jones’ NFL-record-tying 108-yard kickoff return touchdown.
Jacoby Jones had an itch and...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:30 AM
The NFL offseason heats up on Tuesday when the free agency period begins and the NFL draft will take place next month. In anticipation of those events, blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will look at six key positions the Ravens might address in free agency...