| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:28 AM
After Ray Lewis retired as a Super Bowl champion and Ed Reed bought two tickets to Houston, the Ravens took full advantage of the opportunity to rebuild a defense that had uncharacteristically crumbled at times.
To casual observers, losing the two...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Anquan Boldin made an emphatic statement about the state of his game during his regular-season debut for the San Francisco 49ers since being traded this offseason from the Ravens.
Delivering punishing stiff-arms, boxing out cornerbacks for position...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:23 AM
The local uproar surrounding Anquan Boldin’s performance against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday was both predictable and understandable. However, I’m not sure the attention is in the right place. The Ravens clearly used the money that they...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:27 PM
When the Ravens signed Elvis Dumervil in the offseason, the expectation was that he and fellow outside linebacker Terrell Suggs would team up to become one of the best pass-rushing tandems in the league.
Considering that Suggs was coming off an injury-...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Broncos 49, Ravens 27
Strategy: During a blowout loss to the Broncos, offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell tried to get quarterback Joe Flacco into a rhythm with new targets, running the shotgun on 62 of 87 snaps while mixing in 24 no-huddle plays. A...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Instead of stepping out of character by raising his voice to tear into his beleaguered defense, Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees maintained a professorial approach.
Players described Pees as using his usual low-key tone during a defensive...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:45 PM
The Ravens have built a thorough scouting report on Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson, including the obvious knowledge that he's far too strong to simply arm tackle and expect to bring him down.
Ravens starting inside linebacker Josh Bynes'...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:24 PM
It seemed inevitable that Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden would end up crashing to the ground as the Ravens' defense relentlessly chased him around the pocket Sunday.
Utilizing an extensive blitz package with two minutes remaining in the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:45 AM
A week after Michael Huff struggled in a loss to the Denver Broncos, rookie Matt Elam, the team’s first-round pick in April’s NFL draft, replaced Huff as the starting free safety in Sunday’s 14-6 win over the Cleveland Browns.
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:22 PM
No matter where New York Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith tried to throw the football Sunday, he was rarely able to elude Ravens cornerback Corey Graham.
Graham intercepted the turnover-prone quarterback twice during the second half of the Ravens' 19-...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Ravens defensive end Chris Canty is hosting a free youth leadership conference for area high school students at Dunbar High School.
Through his charitable foundation, Canty is holding a "Healthy Behaviors Leadership Conference" on Dec. 3 from 8:30 a.m....
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Veteran defensive end Chris Canty was limited during the Ravens' light practice Monday night due to a shoulder injury.
Canty briefly left the game Sunday during a 19-3 win over the New York Jets to head to the locker room for examination, but returned...