| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The indefinite absence of reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year and five-time Pro Bowl outside linebacker Terrell Suggs is already a worrisome topic with regards to the Ravens’ pass rush. It could also force the secondary to add another...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 11:00 AM
After listening to President Obama's very empty convention speech, all I could think was what is his plan? ("Obama points to 'better place,'" Sept. 7.) He said things would be great by now but it still stinks.
If you wait long enough anything will get...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Days after shedding the red, non-contact mesh he wore during Thursday’s practice, Sean Considine declared himself healthy and available to play in Monday’s regular-season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals.
“I feel good, and I’...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Aug 3, 2012
| 6:24 PM
The glare hasn’t gone anywhere. Even in training camp practices, Ray Lewis’ scowl, which has almost dared opposing teams to run his way for nearly two decades in the NFL, remains omnipresent. But the long-time face of the Ravens’ vaunted...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 12:25 PM
In the NFL, there's a general rule of thumb that it takes a wide receiver three years to reach his potential. As with almost every rule, there are exceptions, and the Ravens will meet one of those exceptions Monday night when the Cincinnati Bengals...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Minutes before the Ravens were scheduled to begin practice at M&T Bank Stadium on Saturday, the organization announced it had signed Stevie Baggs Jr. to the roster.
The 30-year-old linebacker has spent time with the Arizona Cardinals and the Detroit...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Emblazoned on Stevie Baggs' left trapezius in cursive letters is a distinctive tattoo: "Shakespeare."
It's safe to say there aren't many NFL linebackers nicknamed after the English poet and playwright.
Signed by the Ravens over the weekend to a one-...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:30 AM
It was an inauspicious start to the preseason for the Ravens on Thursday night against the Atlanta Falcons.
A grand total of zero first downs and nine yards in the first quarter for a sputtering first-team offense as quarterback Joe Flacco absorbed...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:13 PM
Cornerback Jimmy Smith and outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw are the Ravens' top picks in the past two drafts, but they have more in common than just that.
As most of their younger teammates are practicing every day and trying either to make the team or...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Nigel Carr isn’t shy about tackling challenges. That attitude helped him land at Alabama State after getting kicked out of Florida State after a burglary arrest. It’s aided him as he seeks to make the Ravens’ active 53-man roster.
| Aug 15, 2012
| 12:21 PM
With free safety Ed Reed, wide receiver Jacoby Jones and left guard Bobbie Williams all returning to the practice field on Wednesday, the Ravens appear to be the healthiest they have been since the start of training camp.
Reed was given a day of rest...