| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Ravens outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw is bracing for a potential fine from the NFL after being penalized for his block on New York Jets punter Ryan Quigley.
While praising Upshaw's blocking on the punt return team, including a block that injured...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:22 PM
No matter where New York Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith tried to throw the football Sunday, he was rarely able to elude Ravens cornerback Corey Graham.
Graham intercepted the turnover-prone quarterback twice during the second half of the Ravens' 19-...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A week after Ray Rice rushed for a season-high 131 yards in an overtime loss to the Chicago Bears, the star running back found himself in a timeshare with backup running back Bernard Pierce in Sunday’s win.
Rice, who had been getting more than...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:38 PM
It’s hard to be too critical of any NFL telecast that delivers the kind of images CBS did Sunday following Jacoby Jones’ touchdown catch that put the Ravens up 19-3 over the New York Jets.
The money shot with five seconds left in the third...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 7:55 AM
The Ravens were without the services of Pro Bowl defensive lineman Haloti Ngata during Sunday’s 23-20 overtime loss to the Chicago Bears. Ngata injured his left knee in last week’s win over the Cincinnati Bengals. He finished that game but was...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 3:30 AM
The long stride, sudden cuts and all-purpose capabilities of Chicago Bears star running back Matt Forte haven't escaped the Ravens' attention.
Heading into Sunday's game at Soldier Field, trying to bottle up Forte ranks high on the Ravens' defensive...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Browns 24, Ravens 18
STRATEGY: Jim Caldwell has embraced a pass-centric approach, transitioning firmly to spread looks as the base offense. The Ravens utilized three wide receiver sets on 63 of 67 snaps, and went with four receivers twice. They were...
| 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 31, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Standing inside the Ravens' locker room, outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil broke into laughter at the suggestion that he's a relative bargain as a free agent signing.
"A bargain?" Dumervil said. "I just come out and play the game of football, which I...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:45 PM
After being sidelined for more than 10 months with a spinal cord injury, weak-side linebacker Jameel McClain returned to the field Sunday. And he didn’t just play. McClain started and played a major role.
With starter Josh Bynes sidelined due to...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:21 AM
Ravens outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw was in a hurry to catch a plane when coach John Harbaugh dismissed the team for the bye.
His destination was a return home to Alabama, and he had important people to see. Namely, his young daughter and his...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
One positive development from Sunday’s 19-17 loss to the Green Bay Packers was the return of injured wide receiver Jacoby Jones, who returned kickoffs and made an 11-yard touchdown reception in the loss.
The Ravens limited his usage, though. Jones...