| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:27 AM
It was a bittersweet game Sunday for Oakland Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey against his hometown team.
Heyward-Bey scored on a 55-yard touchdown pass from Carson Palmer where he bounced off of Ravens Pro Bowl free safety Ed Reed. The...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:55 PM
In Sunday’s 55-20 win over the Oakland Raiders, Ravens defenders channeled their inner Dikembe Mutombo, swatting six of quarterback Carson Palmer’s passes at the line. All that was missing was the finger-wagging.
| Nov 14, 2012
| 7:19 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
314 -- the number of Joe Flacco’s 341 passing yards Sunday that came on throws between the numbers.
One of the knocks on quarterback...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Ravens 55, Raiders 20
Strategy: Dean Pees' unpredictable, innovative schemes were highlighted by lining up rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw at defensive tackle. And Pees' two-defensive-lineman, three-linebacker, six-defensive-back "dollar"...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:41 AM
As we await a week filled with speculation about Ben Roethlisberger’s playing status for Sunday’s AFC North showdown between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens, it’s pretty remarkable that the latest chapter in this rivalry...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Given that the Ravens have made a trade in the first round of the draft five times in the past seven years, most fans are well aware there is a chance the team could trade out of the first round again Thursday night.
A deep but unspectacular class of...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 5:24 PM
Ravens 25, Browns 15
Strategy: Embracing their old smash-mouth roots, the Ravens eschewed no-huddle and shotgun schemes in favor of physical I-formation plays with bruising fullback Vonta Leach running interference for Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. On Sunday, the Ravens play the Oakland Raiders at M&T Bank Stadium. Thanks to Jerry McDonald, the Raiders beat writer for the Oakland Tribune and the...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 6:53 PM
The Ravens head to Kansas City and the land of barbecue for a playoff game Sunday, but they're entering the postseason far from cooking.
The Ravens' 13-7 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals failed to instill much confidence for the AFC's No. 5 seed,...
| Sep 19, 2010
| 5:18 PM
— Ray Lewis and the other conspiracy theorists blame the Ravens' 15-10 loss at the Cincinnati Bengals on two controversial penalties.
But the officials didn't take this AFC North game from the Ravens. Joe Flacco and the offense did.
| Jul 26, 2011
| 2:24 PM
CINCINNATI — Bengals owner Mike Brown insisted on Tuesday that he won't trade quarterback Carson Palmer, who wants to leave one of the NFL's least-successful franchises.
Palmer, who has four years left on his contract, told the team in January...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 10:15 AM
The lockout is over, the NFL is back, training camps have kicked off and free agency has died down after a frantic few days. Now that we have had a chance to survey the NFL landscape, we know which players to watch in 2011 and we have a pretty good idea...