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Chris Rainey
Coffee Companion (1/11): your daily Ravens fix
Coffee Companion (1/11): your daily Ravens fix

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. That way he’ll have an excuse to do the same to start his workday, too. RUNNING IT BACK Years later, the murder case in 2000 still echoes for linebacker Ray Lewis and the families of the victims. ... Defensive tackle Haloti Ngata is pondering his football mortality amidst another injury-riddled season. ... The Ravens need to better defend play-action passes against the Denver Broncos. ... Tight end Dennis Pitta has become a...