| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:16 AM
If you are one of the few avid readers of this blog -- thanks for keeping the lights on with your clicks -- or if you have checked out my work in the actual newspaper, you probably know that I am fond of Pro Football Focus, a website that I feel is one of...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Individually, Ravens right offensive guard Marshal Yanda and left offensive guard Kelechi Osemele solidify their spots on the offensive line. Together, they represent arguably one of the top guard tandems in the league
Yanda is so tough and stubborn...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:20 PM
ST. LOUIS — The Ravens’ starting offense and defense in the preseason finale against the St. Louis Rams on Thursday looked nothing like the units that will be on the field next week in the regular-season opener against the Denver Broncos....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 11:59 AM
The rocky tenure of Bryant McKinnie in Baltimore ended Monday when the Ravens unloaded him to the Miami Dolphins, trading the demoted veteran left offensive tackle in exchange for a conditional late-round draft pick.
The Ravens shed a frequently...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:21 PM
The Ravens' roster remained heavy on wide receivers and precariously light on healthy tight ends as they got down to the limit of 53 players before a Saturday night NFL deadline.
Although the Ravens cut ties with disappointing wide receiver Tandon Doss,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:25 PM
For four years, Paul Kruger chased after quarterback Joe Flacco in practice, but Flacco’s bright red non-contact jersey was a reminder to hit the brakes if he shook free of an offensive tackle and got a lane to the quarterback.
He has always...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:45 PM
A day after Terrell Suggs, Ravens coach John Harbaugh's most vocal leader and one of his top players, declared that the Ravens were in a "state of emergency," Harbaugh painted a little more optimistic picture of his struggling team.
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Ravens starting left guard Kelechi Osemele is expected to have back surgery, which will likely end his season and create even more questions for a struggling offensive line.
Ravens head coach John Harbaugh made the announcement on Friday, indicating...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Given the rapidly declining state of the Ravens following consecutive losses, coach John Harbaugh delivered a stern message Monday.
The gist of it one day after a 19-16 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers that included costly late special-teams breakdowns:...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Ravens 14, Browns 6
Strategy: Jim Caldwell is a strong proponent of the no-huddle, calling it on 33 of 71 offensive snaps as the shotgun formation was used 25 times. They were much more patient with the running game, grinding out yards and controlling...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:24 PM
Ravens wide receiver Tandon Doss was in a candid, introspective mood Sunday following the most successful play of his NFL career.
Released during the final roster cutdown and then brought back when Pro Bowl kick returner Jacoby Jones got hurt, Doss...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Two of the baddest men in the NFL squared off Sunday at the Bank. In one corner was Ravens All-Pro right guard Marshal Yanda. In the other was Houston Texans All-Pro defensive end J.J. Watt, the NFL’s reigning Defensive Player of the Year. If this...