| Jan 13, 2013
| 6:22 PM
To a man, the Ravens said that they didn't care who their opponent would be Sunday in the AFC championship game.
Perhaps, they were too exhausted and emotionally drained from having played a four-hour, 16-minute game to give it much thought. Perhaps,...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Here's a look at what national media outlets are saying about the Ravens' win over Denver and their upcoming AFC title game date with the New England Patriots.
** In an AFC playoffs Q&A, ESPN.com's Jeffri Chadiha calls the Ravens the "most dangerous"...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 12:26 PM
The New England defense that will greet the Ravens on Sunday isn’t just different from the one they played in last year’s AFC championship game; it’s different from the one they dropped 31 points on back in Week 3.
The Patriots have...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Cindy Cummings Wheeler: How does it feel to be the only Sun writer (probably the only sports writer anywhere) to pick the Ravens to beat the Broncos? Thanks for having faith in our team!
It wasn't about faith. Few good teams get blown out by the same...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Ravens 38, Broncos 35, 2OT
Strategy: It took a ton of wise decisions to triumph in the instant classic. Jim Caldwell blended aggressive deep passes with an old-fashioned approach on the ground, piling up 479 yards of total offense. Joe Flacco trusted...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 5:11 PM
The knock on Ralph Friedgen's office door interrupted a major session of second guessing.
As the University of Maryland's coach replayed the 21-14 loss to Oregon State in the 2007 Emerald Bowl in his mind, he contemplated the difference another fast...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Ravens safety Ed Reed has gotten to know Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey pretty well over the past decade. They didn’t exactly plan it that way, to vacation together in Hawaii pretty much every winter since Reed came into the NFL in 2002. But...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:33 PM
The Ravens won’t get their season-opening home game, like reigning Super Bowl champions have for the last decade. But they will play four prime-time games, including a Thanksgiving night showdown at home against the rival Pittsburgh Steelers, and...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Dec 15, 2012
| 12:01 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: It will be interesting to see new offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell's influence on the play-calling and game plan. The expectation is that the Ravens will loosen the reins on quarterback Joe Flacco, who feels he's at his best in...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:02 AM
With a wrecking-ball defense, the Broncos came to the NFL town Ray Lewis built and tore it down. Forty-five minutes after Denver's 34-17 victory against Baltimore, a tractor swept the stadium turf, picking up the shards of quarterback Joe Flacco's ego....
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Jimmy Smith’s first start of 2012 did not end as well as he might have anticipated. Filling in for the injured Lardarius Webb (torn anterior cruciate ligament in left knee), Smith surrendered four catches on five attempts and 68 yards in the Ravens&...