| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:36 PM
As the 2000 Ravens embraced their defensive identity and a run-first offensive strategy, head coach Brian Billick -- coordinator of wide-open passing offenses in Minnesota -- joked that he'd been "pulled over to the dark side."
Almost 14 years later, an...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:50 AM
The Cleveland Browns will have a large contingent of former Ravens coaches and personnel on their new coaching staff.
The Browns have hired former Ravens running backs coach Wilbert Montgomery, who parted ways with the organization after the season....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:32 AM
The Ravens announced the hiring former Wisconsin running backs coach Thomas Hammock as their new running backs coach.
He replaces Wilbert Montgomery, who left the coaching staff in January and has now been hired as the Cleveland Browns' running backs...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 9:26 PM
As a Maryland football player, Akil Patterson felt pangs of disappointment every time he typed the words "gay athlete" into an online search engine, hoping against hope to find someone else like him.
Patterson reflected Monday on how different the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:40 AM
The Cleveland Browns are rebooting their front office again.
The Browns announced today that assistant general manager Ray Farmer has been promoted to general manager, and general manager Mike Lombardi has left the organization immediately. Cleveland...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
To understand the wide chasm between the Ravens and the Cleveland Browns -- two teams at opposite ends of the NFL’s hierarchy -- you need only to look at how the organizations conduct their business.
Sure, talent evaluation, player development and...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The significance of Missouri defensive end and NFL draft prospect Michael Sam's ground-breaking revelation that he's gay immediately struck a chord with former Ravens linebacker and special teams ace Brendon Ayanbadejo.
Ayanbadejo regards Sam as a...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 8:01 PM
With every unproductive run, ill-advised penalty and blown assignment, the Ravens hammered home the point Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden made during the week.
These Ravens are not the Ravens of old. Those teams got better as the season went on,...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 6:55 PM
After all that happened during the game’s first 59 minutes — the near two-hour weather delay, the conditions that were the worst that most of them had ever played in, the swings of momentum — the Ravens had the ball at the Chicago Bears&...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:11 AM
A collection of what other media outlets are saying as the Ravens prepare to play on the road against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.
* In USA Today's midseason report card, Lindsay H. Jones gives the Ravens a "C" for their performance in the first...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:02 AM
A roundup of NFL experts' picks for Sunday's game between the Ravens and Cleveland Browns.
* CBSSports.com's Pete Prisco expects the Ravens' struggles to continue in a 21-18 loss to the Browns.
The Ravens are coming out of a bye and need to get it...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:07 PM
It went unsaid in the Ravens’ defensive huddle. The proof was on the scoreboard and in the number of times defensive players jogged back onto the field in the first half after having little more than a moment to grab a drink of water and touch...