| Nov 6, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Tight end Dennis Pitta is closer than ever to returning, according to coach John Harbaugh.
Pitta underwent surgery in July to repair a fractured and dislocated right hip and remains on the injured reserve-designated to return list.
Pitta can return to...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Back in training camp, I wrote a story about how the Ravens had joined the growing trend in the NFL of using three-receiver sets. The Ravens used their 11 personnel -- one back, one tight end and three wide receivers -- on 43 percent of their snaps last...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Last season, when they were the ones left standing on the mountaintop when all was said and done, the Ravens seemed to relish winning games with a high degree of difficulty. There was the 4th-and-29 play in San Diego. The miracle at Mile High. Those...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Tight ends have taken the NFL by storm. Jimmy Graham of the New Orleans Saints leads the NFL in receiving touchdowns. Rob Gronkowski is back doing Gronk-like things for the New England Patriots. Jordan Cameron of the Cleveland Browns, who host the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh didn't need to spend any time during the bye week studying the team's remaining schedule. To him, everything beyond Sunday's road game against the Cleveland Browns is irrelevant right now.
It doesn't matter that after Sunday's...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:25 AM
A roundup of NFL experts' picks for Sunday's game between the Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers.
* In his "Rivalry/Upset of the Week," SportingNews.com's Vinnie Iyer expects the Ravens to edge the Steelers by a field goal.
The Steelers can smell the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:58 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel highlights five stats that really mean something for the Ravens.
nine -- running plays in Sunday’s loss when a Ravens running back was hit before the line of scrimmage.
In Sunday’s 19-17 loss to the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Ravens veteran tight end Billy Bajema knows the drill by now.
He's essentially on speed dial with the Ravens' personnel department, as he's been frequently moved on and off the roster all season.
The Ravens re-signed Bajema and cut running back...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Just five days ago, the Ravens were left with only three healthy wide receivers for their game against the Miami Dolphins. When they put out their inactive list about 90 minutes before Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers, they figure to have...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens rush linebacker Terrell Suggs delivered a strong message Sunday, showing he's regained his 2011 NFL Defensive Player of the Year form.
Before Suggs exploited the Miami Dolphins' struggling offensive line with three sacks in the fourth quarter...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 1:38 PM
In March, change came to Torrey Smith nearly as fast as one of his trademark fly patterns. Veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin had been traded to the San Francisco 49ers after a contract dispute, and Smith was suddenly the Ravens' top receiver.
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:19 AM
As his teammates worked through their final full practice of the week on another field, injured tight end Dennis Pitta stood about 10 yards away from the JUGS machine, catching ball after ball.
Pitta, who fractured and dislocated his hip early in...