| 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...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 6:32 PM
When almost everyone else thought the team was coming apart, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome thought his team was coming together.
It's hard to see a turnaround when a team fires its offensive coordinator during a losing streak late in the season,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
one -- pressure allowed by offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie on Sunday, his first start of the 2012 season.
The Ravens made significant...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 7:26 PM
— Ultimately, it was a special teams play that lifted the Ravens into the AFC championship game.
For much of Saturday's 38-35 double-overtime win over the Denver Broncos, however, it appeared that special teams would be the Ravens' downfall.
| 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...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Ravens 38, Broncos 35, 2OT
Strategy: It took a ton of wise decisions to triumph in the instant classic. Jim Caldwell blended aggressive deep passes with an old-fashioned approach on the ground, piling up 479 yards of total offense. Joe Flacco trusted...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Rookie running back Bernard Pierce participated on a limited basis in the Ravens' first practice of the week leading up to Sunday’s AFC championship game against the New England Patriots.
Pierce, who was not present during the portion of...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 5:20 PM
— As the Ravens head into the postseason, one question remains unanswered from the preseason and regular season. There is still doubt about whether this offense can carry the Ravens.
The offense had hot and cold moments early in the season and...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 10:15 AM
RAVENS: Quarterback Joe Flacco set a single-season career high in passing yards (3,817) but the Ravens need him to be a lot more consistent in the playoffs. In nine career playoff games, Flacco has eight touchdowns, eight interceptions...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Jimmy Smith has been back for the Ravens’ last three contests after undergoing surgery to repair a sports hernia on Nov. 15. But after being used sparingly in the team’s games against the Denver Broncos on Dec. 16 and the New York Giants the...
| 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...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:56 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: What will quarterback Joe Flacco do for an encore? A week after lighting up the Cincinnati Bengals in one of the best performances of his career, Flacco brings the Ravens' suddenly explosive offense to Lincoln Financial Field, a short...