| Nov 27, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Ravens 16, Chargers 13 (OT)
Strategy: Cam Cameron heavily utilized the shotgun formation, 51 times overall with 42 during regulation. This plays to Joe Flacco's strengths, allowing him to see the field and get the football out of his hands despite...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Carson Palmer is a couple of years older and is no longer throwing to Chad Johnson and T.J. Houshmandzadeh in their prime. But as the Ravens prepare for Sunday's game against Palmer and the Oakland Raiders, the bad memories have come rushing back for some...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 11:20 AM
PASSING GAME: The big play has been mostly absent lately from the Ravens' passing game with Joe Flacco completing only nine passes of 20 or more yards over the last four games. Speedy wide receiver Jacoby Jones has just four catches during that...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 10:38 AM
Ravens Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata is active despite his right knee and right shoulder injuries, but he began today's game against the Oakland Raiders on the sidelines at M&T Bank Stadium.
Rookie defensive tackle DeAngelo Tyson started in ...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Unveiling some unusual schemes, Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees mixed and matched his personnel in a quest to get more athleticism on the field against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday.
It was an effective strategy during the Ravens' 55-20 blowout...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Buried in the leftover rubble and next to the carcass of the Oakland Raiders at M&T Bank Stadium is a concern that won't go away.
The Ravens' pass coverage still scares me. They blew out the Raiders 55-20 Sunday in their most impressive game of the...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:12 PM
Like most, if not all, NFL teams, the Ravens cling tightly to the tenets of the 24-hour rule, allowing them only one day to celebrate victories while briefly pushing back the arduous task of preparing for the next challenge that lies ahead.
But as his...
| 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 15, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh said the team was going to take a “hard look” at the status of cornerback Jimmy Smith following Sunday’s victory over the Oakland Raiders.The result was not what the Ravens had hoped and they’re now...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 1:00 PM
My, have the footballs been flying. In case you needed more proof that this has become a passing league, six NFL teams have averaged 40 or more pass attempts through four games. The New Orleans Saints and Detroit Lions, who have a combined one win between...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Ravens 28, Redskins 31
Strategy: In his last day on the job before being fired Monday morning after five years in Baltimore, offensive coordinator Cam Cameron called one of his more effective games even though mounting behind-the-scenes discord...