| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The Ravens' top decision makers are always preaching about the importance of roster competition. They want it at every position, not just for starting roles but for special teams units and back-end roster spots.
Heading into training camp which...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:28 PM
John Harbaugh is at a crossroads.
He is at that window of an NFL coach's career where the coach starts positioning himself for a long tenure.
Or if the coach fails, he moves on to another city.
Entering his seventh season, Harbaugh will be...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The Ravens had been relatively fortunate on the injury front early in training camp, but their outlook — and their options at arguably their deepest position — were altered on one play Wednesday.
During an 11-on-11 drill about an hour into...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The Ravens finished the 2013 season with the 12th-ranked defense in the NFL, but they didn't have the usual swagger.
They didn't intimidate anybody. They couldn't stop the run. They gave up big plays. They couldn't get off the field in crunch time of...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:05 AM
When the Ravens drafted imposing Virginia defensive end Brent Urban in the fourth round, the hope was that he would be fully ready by training camp after undergoing ankle surgery in February following the Senior Bowl.
Urban is already well ahead of that...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:07 PM
The Ravens' level of concern about starting cornerback Lardarius Webb's back has increased in recent days after coach John Harbaugh initially described it as minor.
Webb is expected to have the back evaluated over the next few days. Webb hasn't...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Daryl Smith just smiled and shrugged off the question.
Asked recently about being the replacement last year for iconic Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis, Smith stayed true to his low-key personality. He doesn't focus on such comparisons, instead...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Veteran defensive lineman Chris Canty has studied the tape of last season for months, searching for clues to determine why his first year with the Ravens wasn't more productive.
Canty has reached a few conclusions through his self-scouting, seeing...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:24 AM
Three defensive starters weren't present at the Ravens' organized team activity Thursday at team headquarters.
Pro Bowl outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, Pro Bowl nose tackle Haloti Ngata and defensive end Chris Canty aren't among those participating in...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Veteran outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, nose tackle Haloti Ngata and defensive end Chris Canty are attending the Ravens' mandatory minicamp after being absent from all of the organized team activities this spring.
Under the NFL collective bargaining...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:13 PM
The Ravens contacted Haloti Ngata's representatives earlier this offseason to begin contract extension talks that the team hoped would allow the 30-year-old defensive lineman to finish his career in Baltimore.
Those talks, aimed at reducing Ngata's...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:17 PM
The Ravens were all smiles after their three-day minicamp last week, which could be an indication of how much confidence they have that they are on the verge of a big turnaround season or just how happy everyone is to get in a little beach time over the...