| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Watching the Ravens lose to mediocre teams is hard enough to bear. But watching it happen with a third-string broadcast team from CBS calling the game is cruel and unusual punishment.
That was the story again Sunday in the Ravens' 24-18 loss to the...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:39 AM
Two weeks ago, when the Ravens lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers, former All-Pro fullback Vonta Leach played just a dozen offensive snaps as the Ravens spread out the Steelers with three-receiver sets. His role on offense would shrink significantly more...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 5:07 PM
In the final frantic two minutes, Ravens players hobbled on and off the field, some occupying roles that they had never before been asked to fill. By necessity, Dean Pees sent in defensive packages that the Ravens hadn’t even practiced, all while...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Ravens 13, Steelers 10
Strategy: Cam Cameron tried a rock 'em sock 'em approach to keep the Steelers honest and make them respect play-action, but Ray Rice was stonewalled by an aggressive, top-ranked defense. The Ravens didn't try to run in short-...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Bernard Pierce led the rushing attack. Chykie Brown broke up the most passes. And Brendon Ayanbadejo and Omar Brown each registered a sack.
The Ravens relied on their usual stable of superstars to throttle the New York Giants, 33-14, Sunday evening, but...
| Nov 19, 2012
-- The latest star turn in Ravens return specialist Jacoby Jones' stellar season unfolded Sunday night as he bolted into the end zone on a punt return for a touchdown.
Jones' 63-yard first-quarter score during a pivotal 13-10 AFC North victory over the...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Reading the eyes of Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, Ravens cornerback Corey Graham broke on the football and undercut wide receiver Brandon Stokley to intercept the four-time NFL Most Valuable Player in overtime.
The pivotal turnover set up...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 9:38 PM
— For at least one night, the Ravens returned to their defensive roots.
Taking advantage of the absence of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, the unit harassed replacement Byron Leftwich, knocked out running back Isaac Redman (concussion)...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:47 PM
Nearly a year ago, inside linebacker Ray Lewis' foot injury sidelined him for four games and created a void of experience and leadership on the Ravens' defense.
And the Ravens dealt with that crisis by winning every game without the former NFL...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 7:10 PM
It was an extremely costly victory for the Ravens, with team officials concerned Sunday night that middle linebacker Ray Lewis and cornerback Lardarius Webb had suffered potentially season-ending injuries against the Dallas Cowboys.
| Oct 14, 2012
| 6:09 PM
With his long stride carrying him past defenders, Ravens return specialist Jacoby Jones followed his blocks and rapidly accelerated away from the Dallas Cowboys.
Jones didn't stop until he had reached the end zone and entered the NFL record book with a...