| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Accustomed to bullying offenses with punishing hits and intimidating words, a traditionally stingy Ravens defense is suddenly vulnerable.
The fear factor seems to have vanished for a unit that has regressed since last season.
Heading into a pivotal game...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 8:55 AM
With the Ravens’ defense uncharacteristically struggling through the first four weeks, there has been plenty of finger pointing from fans and the media. Cornerbacks Cary Williams and Jimmy Smith have caught a lot of the blame and outside linebackers...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees used to huddle with the New England Patriots, plotting defensive strategies as part of coach Bill Belichick's inner circle.
Now, Pees is preparing to defend quarterback Tom Brady and the Patriots' other offensive...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:27 PM
The first couple of hours of free agency came and went Tuesday with the Ravens — as expected — remaining quiet while confronting the reality they may be on the verge of losing arguably their top free agent.
Pro Bowl left guard Ben Grubbs,...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 9:43 AM
Cory Redding became the first Ravens' free agent to find a new home today as the veteran defensive end agreed to a three-year, $10.5 million deal with the Indianapolis Colts.
The deal was first reported by ESPN.
In Indianapolis, Redding will reunite...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 6:19 PM
The Ravens have long prided themselves on their organizational depth and their teamwide philosophy of "Next man up," believing no injury and no defection big enough to challenge their status as one of the league's elite teams.
That mindset will seemingly...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Looking to round out their defensive line rotation, the Ravens has signed veteran nose tackle Ma'ake Kemoeatu, the team announced Wednesday. Kemoeatu will likely replace backup nose tackle Brandon McKinney, who signed with Chuck Pagano and the...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Monday night’s contest against the Jacksonville Jaguars is a road game for the Ravens, but EverBank Field will feel a little bit like home for rookie defensive end Pernell McPhee.
The club’s second of two fifth-round picks in April, McPhee...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 10:34 PM
If the loss in Tennessee was a letdown, this one was a meltdown. The Ravens couldn’t move the ball for the first 55 minutes. The defense played well, but helped the Jaguars put points on the board with key penalties. And it was Joe Flacco, not...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Baltimore will most certainly live up to its Charm City billing for at least the next week or so after the Ravens stunned the Steelers, 23-20, on Sunday night -- a win that gives them their first series sweep of their AFC North rivals in the John...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:15 PM
John Harbaugh celebrated his team's latest victory by returning to his office at the Ravens' headquarters in Owings Mills and watching game tape until very late into Sunday evening.
The 31-24 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, which hung into the balance...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 3:00 AM
History suggests that the Houston Texans duo of Owen Daniels and Joel Dreessen may not fare very well against the Ravens in Sunday’s AFC divisional contest.
That’s because the defense has been one of the stingiest units against tight ends...