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  • Ravens' Harbaugh: 'We have to upgrade the offensive line'

    Ravens' Harbaugh: 'We have to upgrade the offensive line'
    Three weeks into free agency, the Ravens have retained starting linebacker Jameel McClain, added to their defensive back depth and upgraded their special teams. But one of their glaring offseason needs remains virtually untouched. "We have to upgrade the...
  • Ravens notes: Jacobs is now off the Ravens' list

    Ravens notes: Jacobs is now off the Ravens' list
    Well, that Brandon Jacobs to the Ravens' speculation didn't have much of a chance to heat up. A day after Ravens coach John Harbaugh said that the former New York Giants running back is "definitely" on the team's list, Jacobs signed a deal with the San...
  • Retirement of his mentor gives Allen "chance to shine"

    Retirement of his mentor gives Allen "chance to shine"
    Anthony Allen’s first emotion was disappointment. He had grown up idolizing Ricky Williams. As a high school running back from Florida, Allen watched Williams’ every move during his time with the Miami Dolphins. One of the best parts about...
  • Fantasy Fodder season preview: Ranking fantasy running backs

    Fantasy Fodder season preview: Ranking fantasy running backs
    Chances are a running back will be the first player to come off the board in your fantasy league unless one of your fellow owners has a serious crush on Michael Vick or is the father/mother/sibling/spouse of a current NFL player. Running backs no longer...
  • Fantasy Fodder: Why Rice looked like a top-five back

    Fantasy Fodder: Why Rice looked like a top-five back
    Ray Rice was both a reality and fantasy football difference-maker in Sunday's 35-7 win over the Steelers. He rushed for 107 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries and added four catches for 42 yards and a score. The pint-sized powerhouse set the tone for...
  • Fantasy Fodder: What to make of Torrey Smith's outburst

    Fantasy Fodder: What to make of Torrey Smith's outburst
    Torrey Smith torched the Rams in Week 3, catching five passes for 152 yards and three touchdowns. Now he is burning up the waiver wire, and you can be sure that someone will claim him in your fantasy league. I got a text message shortly after midnight...
  • Projecting the rest of the Ravens' season

    Projecting the rest of the Ravens' season
    We've reached the quarter pole of the NFL season, and it's probably fair to say we still don't quite know what to make of this Ravens team. They've pounded two of their rivals (the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets), they've laid an egg against a...
  • Fantasy Fodder: Tebow, DHB, Cruz and dining on desperation

    Fantasy Fodder: Tebow, DHB, Cruz and dining on desperation
    In last week's installment of Fantasy Fodder, I cautioned you to not panic and trade away one of five notable early-season disappointments if your team was stuck in the cellar. I hope this past week was better for you. This week, we're going to turn...
  • Assessing the AFC North in free agency

    Assessing the AFC North in free agency
    Free agency began four weeks ago today (though after waiting days and days and days for the Ravens to make moves, it feels like it started four months ago). The Ravens lost three starters during the first week of free agency and a few reserves. But they...
  • Ravens to meet familiar face in Bengals' BenJarvus Green-Ellis

    Ravens to meet familiar face in Bengals' BenJarvus Green-Ellis
    The Cincinnati Bengals may have jettisoned Cedric Benson, but the running back filling the void is a familiar face to the Ravens. BenJarvus Green-Ellis left the New England Patriots for a three-year, $9 million contract with the Bengals. Green-Ellis...
  • Jeff Zrebiec's Scouting Report: Ravens vs. Bengals

    Jeff Zrebiec's Scouting Report: Ravens vs. Bengals
    RAVENS PASSING GAME: The Ravens will unveil their new-look, up-tempo with quarterback Joe Flacco who had his best preseason as a pro. The Ravens finished 19th in the league in passing yards last year, but the addition of Jacoby Jones and maturation of...
  • Ravens news, notes and opinions

    Ravens news, notes and opinions
    The Ravens had 13 players not participating in any part of practice Saturday and another two (tight end Ed Dickson and linebacker Darry Blackstock) who didn’t finish the workout because of injuries. The potentially season-ending Achilles tear to...