| Feb 3, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Week 1 (Sept. 10) at M&T Bank Stadium: Ravens 44, Cincinnati Bengals 13
The Ravens began the 2012 season on a strong note, blowing out the Bengals in convincing fashion on Monday Night Football. Quarterback Joe Flacco threw for 299 yards and two...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Each day this week, Baltimore Sun reporter and blogger Matt Vensel will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today, he looks at how the Ravens might handle 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree.
The Ravens ran through a gauntlet of...
| Jan 8, 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....
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Obituaries this week: Before the Eagles-Bucs game on Sunday, the Buccaneers celebrated their 10 year Super Bowl anniversary. To get to the Super Bowl, they of course beat the Eagles in the 2002 NFC Championship Game. The Bucs hated the......
| Dec 5, 2012
| 9:26 PM
Obituaries this week: None The Graveyard: Life Support: 11) One more Saints loss or Seahawks win, and I'll finally feel comfortable shutting this team down. The Saints have dropped two straight games now, against the 49ers and Falcons. Before that,......
| Nov 28, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers reader questions on the Ravens' 16-13 overtime win ove the San Diego Chargers.
Eric in Jacksonville: Mike, give it to us straight: Did the San Diego defense just play inspired or did the Ravens offense...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 9:19 PM
— As the days and hours of the Giants bye week lingered, the pressing question became one of comparative fatigue. What was more tired? Eli Manning's throwing arm? Or the Giants' performance every November?
Don't burn any more brain cells, folks....
| Nov 20, 2012
| 6:58 PM
Having been through the difficult and sometimes lonely process of rehabbing a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee suffered in the final month of his rookie campaign in 2009, Lardarius Webb is more than familiar with what it will take to...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 6:59 PM
— Before tossing that brick through the TV or cursing your least favorite Philadelphia Eagle defender for being an unable or unwilling tackler, consider that attitude, talent and technique are not the only components that go into bringing a...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 3:39 PM
He must delegate
The myth that Jerry Jones tries to perpetuate goes like this: Former Arkansas guard, self-made billionaire and boss of "America's Team" actually has it all figured out. Well, not so fast.
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:09 PM
We've got this condition that's been affecting portions of the NFL community for the past nine years. I think it's called Owenesia.
Now, I'm no doctor. But I do want to go over a few symptoms with you because, while the condition appears to be dormant, I...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Obituaries this week: The Rams are better than I thought they'd be this season as new head coach Jeff Fisher has brought some legitimacy to St. Louis, but they're still far away from being contenders. The defensive line looks like......