| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:30 AM
It was an inauspicious start to the preseason for the Ravens on Thursday night against the Atlanta Falcons.
A grand total of zero first downs and nine yards in the first quarter for a sputtering first-team offense as quarterback Joe Flacco absorbed...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:57 AM
As you come to grips to life without Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach, consider the following statement: Before this offseason, no NFL team had lost more than five Super Bowl starters from its roster before the following season.
As the Ravens start their...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Shadowing wide receiver Torrey Smith, cornerback Jimmy Smith flipped his hips and matched his stride step for step.
The tight coverage Smith applied during the Ravens' minicamp was a continuation of what he started in the final moments of the Super...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Lost amid most of the talk about the Ravens’ overhaul of their Super Bowl-winning defense is the fact that during the regular season, last year’s group was serviceable on its best days and extremely vulnerable on its worst.
| May 30, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Ever since a dramatic Super Bowl victory over the San Francisco 49ers, it's been a significant roster overhaul for the Ravens.
Inside linebacker Ray Lewis and center Matt Birk retired. Wide receiver Anquan Boldin was traded to the 49ers...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 5:59 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 6:06 PM
These are extremely expensive, pivotal times for the Ravens, an organization facing major financial and roster decisions surrounding quarterback Joe Flacco.
Monday marks the first day NFL teams can name a franchise player, and general manager Ozzie...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Only once in Ravens team history have the Super Bowl champions not ultimately signed their franchise player to a long-term contract.
That happened following the 1998 season when offensive lineman Wally Williams joined the New Orleans Saints on a five-...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:48 AM
Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher and cornerback Corey Graham have both triggered playing-time escalator clauses that have boosted their base salaries for 2013 by a combined $950,000.
Oher is now due a base salary of $3.785 million, up from $3.085...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 2:51 PM
— Besides trying to hammer out a long-term contract with quarterback Joe Flacco, the Ravens have made starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe another one of their top priorities.
With Ray Lewis retiring, the Ravens have a void in the middle...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:48 PM
A little more than two weeks before he hits the open market and is allowed to sign with another team, outside linebacker Paul Kruger's mindset remains the same as it was in the hours that followed the Ravens' 34-31 victory over the San Francisco 49ers...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Contract negotiations between the Ravens and quarterback Joe Flacco have yet to resume, but the elite asking price the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player hopes to command is becoming clear.
Now that Flacco has led the Ravens to a victory over the San...