| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:18 AM
When Ed Reed made his Houston Texans debut and his return to Baltimore on that Sunday afternoon back in September, the free safety made so little impact, even one of his former teammates wondered where Reed -- the bearded, ball-hawking, sure-fire Hall-of-...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 9:13 PM
The Ravens' road toward a potential sixth consecutive trip to the postseason just became a lot more difficult following the Miami Dolphins' upset victory Sunday over the New England Patriots.
The Ravens (7-6) now have to win Monday night's game over the...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Though it was pretty obvious a week ago that the Ravens' visit to Detroit for a "Monday Night Football" matchup against the Lions presented another in a long series of must-win situations, the game has gotten progressively more significant as Week 15...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:41 PM
A couple of familiar faces will return to M&T Bank Stadium this weekend, but straits are too dire for the Ravens to focus on getting reacquainted with New York Jets coach Rex Ryan and free safety Ed Reed. Their Jets are somehow ahead of the Ravens in...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:45 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Quarterback Joe Flacco acknowledged this week that he’s annoyed by his 13 interceptions and knows that he needs to play better. He ranks 14th in the NFL in passing yards, 19th in touchdown passes and 26th in completion...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Cincinnati Bengals weak-side linebacker Vontaze Burfict flunked the equivalent of a high-profile job interview during a disastrous NFL scouting combine last year.
Burfict ran the slowest 40-yard dash (5.09 seconds) of any linebacker prospect. He...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Gregory J. Smith, a sports consultant and former chief operating officer of the Maryland Stadium Authority, died of cancer Thursday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Lake-Walker resident was 48.
Born in Buffalo, N.Y., he was the son of Dennis...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 3:30 AM
For nearly an hour, Justin Tucker's right foot boomed footballs into the warm Texas air.
He split the uprights from one distance, then marched back 5 yards and did it again, moving around the field with purpose and poise. He blasted kickoffs into the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:20 AM
The Ravens maintained their narrow edge in the AFC wild-card playoff race by virtue of their 29-26 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
With their third consecutive win, the Ravens kept pace with the Miami Dolphins, their primary competition...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:06 PM
The Ravens were blown out in Denver, they self-destructed in Buffalo and they didn't make the key plays late in Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Chicago.
After three straight victories at home, the Ravens understand that the only way they'll make the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel highlights five stats that really mean something for the Ravens.
138 — yards that Joe Flacco’s dropped passes this season have traveled through the air.
We know Joe Flacco has watched his receivers...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:31 PM
The education of Ravens rookie free safety Matt Elam is approaching a pivotal early phase, a moment he intends to be ready for.
The first-round draft pick already knows what's heading his way Sunday against the Houston Texans at M&T Bank Stadium. He'...