| Apr 22, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Looking to upgrade their depth at inside linebacker, the Ravens were willing to give Rolando McClain a second chance in the NFL. However, the 2010 first-round pick wasted no time in putting his future with the team in question.
The troubled linebacker...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:27 AM
Each weekday through tomorrow, the day before the first round of the NFL draft, The Sun will look at where the Ravens stand at each position, the likelihood that they will address that spot early in the draft and some of the prospects that they may...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Every Monday, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will rank the most significant athletes and events in Baltimore sports that week based on accomplishments on and off the field. Because, well, why not?
The return of the Orioles was the...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Brendon Ayanbadejo didn’t make a fourth consecutive start on Sunday, but the inside linebacker still made a sizable contribution in the Ravens’ 33-14 pasting of the New York Giants.
Ayanbadejo finished with three tackles, including one...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees was on Bill Belichick's staff for six seasons, so he had to deal with quarterback Tom Brady and the New England Patriots offense on a daily basis. He seemed to be the perfect guy to ask how you make life...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Continuing to address the age and flexibility of their roster, the Ravens are planning to release reserve linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo, a veteran known primarily for his work on special teams and his advocacy of same-sex marriage.
The move is expected...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 7:11 AM
I mentioned this on my Twitter account, but I wanted to go into a little more detail here. Eight of the nine oldest Ravens – and the six oldest overall - from the team that won the Super Bowl two months ago are no longer under contract with the...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 12:57 PM
The Ravens made it official Thursday, announcing they've released former Pro Bowl special-teams ace Brendon Ayanbadejo.
Ayanbadejo, 36, was due a $940,000 base salary this year, the second year of a three-year, $3.22 million contract that included a...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:42 PM
In New York, where he was to be honored at Thursday night's Straight for Equality Gala, Brendon Ayanbadejo suggested to a local newspaper reporter that one of the reasons that he was cut by the Ravens was his outspoken advocacy for same-sex marriage...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
During an hour-long interview with The Baltimore Sun early Friday morning, former Ravens linebacker and special-teams ace Brendon Ayanbadejo emphasized that he doesn't believe he was cut from the Super Bowl champions' roster because of his strong advocacy...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Now that the Ravens have officially finished up the first half of their schedule, let’s take a look at the snap counts for their players over the first eight games of the season -- and since we last checked on these totals a month ago -- to see...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:55 AM
As a major advocate for allowing same-sex marriage, Ravens Pro Bowl special-teams ace Brendon Ayanbadejo is overjoyed that the state of Maryland has now made it legal.
Starting in January, Maryland courts can begin issuing marriage licenses to gay...