| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:00 AM
In anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the Denver Broncos.
On Sept. 5, the wait will be over. The...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Former Ravens starting cornerback Cary Williams' three-year $17 million contract with the Philadelphia Eagles includes a $5 million signing bonus.
Williams' deal has a maximum value of $19 million, which he can be paid if he triggers $2 million in...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 8:31 PM
— In a performance befitting their dismal, error- and injury-filled campaign, the Washington Redskins stumbled their way through a 34-10 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in their final game of the season Sunday.
Rex Grossman kept team and individual...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
A few hours ago, I sat down and watched a replay of Sunday’s game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Cleveland Browns for a new feature from my colleague, Aaron Wilson, and me that will debut in Wednesday’s paper. I came away very...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. On Sunday, the Ravens travel to Philly to take on the 1-0 Eagles, so naturally I would chat with Sheil Kapadia, a former Baltimore Sun staffer who...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:56 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: What will quarterback Joe Flacco do for an encore? A week after lighting up the Cincinnati Bengals in one of the best performances of his career, Flacco brings the Ravens' suddenly explosive offense to Lincoln Financial Field, a short...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 1:08 PM
It was an especially quiet day for the Ravens' passing game in general Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs with no touchdowns passes and one interception for quarterback Joe Flacco during a 9-6 victory at Arrowhead Stadium.
It marked a season worst for...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Given all the glorious memories, the individual accolades, the passion he has exuded, and his significance to his team, his city and the game he has sacrificed his body and long-term health for since joining the Ravens in 1996, it’s understandable...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
7.0 -- yards per attempt allowed by cornerback Jimmy Smith in his career, according to Pro Football Focus.
As I wrote yesterday, the Ravens...
| Sep 11, 2011
Have the Eagles assembled the "Dream Team," or is this another fantasy football roster built to disappoint?
That's just one of the pressing questions heading into this NFL season.
A few of the others:
Did the lockout truly favor those teams with an...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:31 PM
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NFL Team Report - Washington Redskins - INSIDE SLANT
As the sun set Monday, more than dark of night shrouded the Washington Redskins and the future of Mike Shanahan, who technically is in the fourth year of his five-year, $35...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:31 PM
NFL Team Report - Denver Broncos - INSIDE SLANT
Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater has hit 70-yard field goals in practices and warmups. But most of those kicks took place in conditions far more benign than the ones he faced Sunday: temperatures in the...