| Mar 14, 2013
| 12:21 PM
The Ravens made a couple of moves with their secondary today, officially announcing the release of safety Bernard Pollard while re-signing cornerback Chris Johnson and safety James Ihedigbo.
With Pollard officially gone and Ed Reed currently in...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 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....
| Jan 26, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Tattoos adorn the torso and arms of Ravens reserve cornerback Chris Johnson, covering his body in a mosaic of smiling faces and names.
It's Johnson's way of paying tribute to his family, of ensuring that those loved ones remain close to his heart.
| Jun 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
You at least have to give young outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw some credit in acknowledging that he’s fighting weight issues and “it’s not a good look” to come into the various minicamps for a second straight year out of shape....
| Jun 4, 2013
| 1:52 PM
When veteran cornerback Chris Johnson signed a one-year, $905,000 contract to remain with the Ravens in March, the 33-year-old did so with hopes that he'll ultimately finish his career with the reigning Super Bowl champions.
The 6-foot-1, 200-pounder is...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Perryville High School graduate Brian Matthews is an athlete.
One needs look no further than last month's Maryland State Track and Field Championships at Morgan State University for evidence.
The then-senior, who graduated from Perryville Thursday...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:55 AM
As the world watched the tragedy unfold late last year in Newtown, Conn., Bob and Michele Gay, Maryland natives, lived through what Michele would later refer to as called a "long, difficult, numb sort of day."
Their 7-year-old daughter, Josephine "Joey"...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Ravens reserve rookie cornerback Asa Jackson is active for today's AFC divisional-round playoff game against the Denver Broncos, his first game following four-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Coach John Harbaugh’s decision to rest many of his starters before and during Sunday’s 23-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals might have been a heady move based on the participation numbers at Wednesday’s practice. Every player was present...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Contradicting an earlier post, the Ravens reported that defensive tackle Haloti Ngata did indeed participate in Thursday’s practice. The four-time Pro Bowler, who has been bothered by an injured knee, was limited for the second straight day....
| Jan 4, 2013
| 1:05 PM
The Ravens may be at their healthiest in a long time as 19 players are listed as probable for Sunday’s AFC wild-card playoff contest against the Indianapolis Colts.
Eight players who practiced on a limited basis Friday are among those listed as...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Dean Pees likes to joke that he has recently developed a routine before addressing the Ravens' injury-wracked cornerback group on the first full day of practice each week.
"Every week, it's like I take attendance in our room to see who shows up," he...