| Jan 23, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
three -- touchdown passes Joe Flacco needs in the Super Bowl to tie the record for most in one postseason.
Joe Flacco can win his first Super...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Ravens veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin bullied defensive backs during the NFL playoffs, emerging as a Super Bowl XLVII hero. Now, he's in danger of losing his job.
The Ravens are attempting to lower the $6 million salary of the three-time Pro Bowl...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 6:09 PM
With his long stride carrying him past defenders, Ravens return specialist Jacoby Jones followed his blocks and rapidly accelerated away from the Dallas Cowboys.
Jones didn't stop until he had reached the end zone and entered the NFL record book with a...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 6:29 PM
The moment Lardarius Webb hit the turf Sunday, the Ravens assumed they would be moving forward without him.
Tests confirmed Monday that Webb, a rare bright spot on the Ravens’ fading defense, needed knee surgery and would miss the rest of the...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Anquan Boldin bellowed advice from the sideline to Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith, delivering a sage last-second tip that Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo would be throwing the football in his direction.
Smith nodded affirmatively before matching wide...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel will look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent.
Ravens 31, Cowboys 29
Strategy: The Ravens ran the shotgun formation 17 times and used the no-huddle on 28...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:41 PM
In a little more than two months, Joe Flacco went from a much-maligned quarterback to Super Bowl Most Valuable Player to the highest-paid player in the history of the NFL.
The Ravens agreed to terms with Flacco on a six-year deal worth $120.6 million...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 12:44 PM
When the Ravens signed inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe four years ago as an undrafted free agent, it was for a modest sum.
It cost them just a $2,000 signing bonus to get the former University of Georgia standout under contract.
“I've come a...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 8:33 AM
It's no secret what the Cincinnati Bengals want to accomplish offensively.
Quarterback Andy Dalton and offensive coordinator Jay Gruden are intent on getting the football in the hands of Pro Bowl wide receiver A.J. Green.
Green was targeted 18 times...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:50 PM
When the Ravens and Denver Broncos meet Saturday afternoon in an AFC divisional playoff game, the Broncos will be more than three months removed from their last loss.
During their 11-game winning streak to close the regular season, the Broncos scored...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 6:07 PM
The Ravens endured a thorough beating the last time they faced the Denver Broncos, dominated in virtually every facet of the game.
There were plenty of embarrassing moments for the Ravens during the 34-17 thrashing of a loss on Dec. 16 at M&T Bank...