| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:39 PM
The NFC-champion San Francisco 49ers arrived in town Sunday night a full week ahead of their Feb. 3 matchup with the Ravens, vowing to enjoy the experience but not get caught up in the Super Bowl XLVII hype.
"What we've done — and it's been...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The NFL offseason heats up on Tuesday when the free agency period begins and the NFL draft will take place next month. In anticipation of those events, blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will look at six key positions the Ravens might address in free agency...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Ravens strong safety Bernard Pollard looks the part of an enforcer who loves inflicting punishment.
He's barrel-chested and powerfully constructed at 6-foot-1, 228 pounds.
And Pollard has built a reputation as one of the most...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 1:12 PM
It's a quiet, chilly scene inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as the Ravens and San Francisco 49ers prepare for tonight's Super Bowl.
Arriving at the stadium hours before kickoff along with Baltimore Sun colleagues Jeff Zrebiec, Peter Schmuck, Monique...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Free safety Ed Reed is proving how serious he is about testing the open market, and possibly leaving the Ravens.
Reed is scheduled to begin his free agent visit with the Houston Texans on Thursday, according to league sources with knowledge of the...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Jan 28, 2013
| 8:22 AM
The San Francisco 49ers arrived in New Orleans last night, and if their first media availability of the week was any indication, the Ravens shouldn’t expect any bulletin-board material leading up to Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVII.
| Nov 6, 2011
| 8:21 PM
As the fourth quarter started Sunday at FedEx Field, with the Washington Redskins' offense and the third quarterback of the Mike Shanahan era struggling mightily, the burgundy-and-gold-clad crowd started to boo, and one fan in earshot of the press box...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:42 PM
NFL Team Report - St. Louis Rams - INSIDE SLANT
The agreement officially reached on a new performance enhancing drugs policy between the NFL and the players association was welcome news for St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
As the Bears prepare for this weekend’s trip to San Francisco, we asked Matt Barrows, the 49ers beat writer for the Sacramento Bee, for his candid personal scouting report. Here are four things you need to know about the Niners before Sunday’s...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: the dreaded jaunt to the San Francisco Bay area.
The Bears’ first road trip of the...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:51 PM
TAMPA — New coach, new quarterback, new uniforms, new enthusiasm.
Same 'ol Bucs.
Tampa Bay's players left the field with the usual hands-on-their-hips frustration, a tell-tale sign of another disappointing NFL Sunday afternoon.
The score was...