| Jan 20, 2014
| 7:40 PM
-- From his prime vantage point Monday afternoon at Fairhope Stadium, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome could watch the kind of wide receiver he covets.
The Ravens have identified a need for a reliable, versatile presence on third downs to complement...
| May 30, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Jacoby Jones has been back cutting and catching balls on the practice fields for the Ravens, a week after he Cha-Cha-ed and waltzed his way to a third-place finish in the latest season of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.”
| Feb 24, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Jacoby Jones danced in several NFL end zones this season as he went from unheralded free agent pickup to one of the heroes of the Ravens' Super Bowl XLVII victory over the San Francisco 49ers earlier this month.
He'll now take his dance moves to another...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 5:17 AM
In a bit of an ego blow to Ravens fans, Karina Smirnoff, a dancing professional who knows all about the cha-cha, the tango and the waltz, has never heard of "the squirrel."
"What's that?" she asks Jacoby Jones, a Ravens wide receiver and her partner...
| Jan 31, 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....
| Feb 25, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Every Monday, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will rank the most significant athletes and events in Baltimore sports that week based on accomplishments on and off the field. Because, well, why not?
Today, I debut this fun weekly feature,...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:30 PM
We are into the nitty-gritty of the fantasy playoffs, so let’s get down to business with some injury updates, a few waiver-wire pickups if you’re desperate, and more. If your squad needs help, shoot me a note. And feel free to leave your...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Torrey Smith torched the Rams in Week 3, catching five passes for 152 yards and three touchdowns. Now he is burning up the waiver wire, and you can be sure that someone will claim him in your fantasy league.
I got a text message shortly after midnight...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith displayed another element to his evolving skill set in Thursday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Instead of reprising his strength as a rookie with a trademark fly pattern, Smith showed a growing knowledge of the...
| Dec 8, 2009
Maybe it's appropriate that the Ravens decided to put their playoff hopes on thin ice at frigid Lambeau Field.
With a lethargic performance by their offense and a penalty-filled one by their defense, the Ravens fell to the Green Bay Packers, 27-14,...
| Dec 20, 2005
A week after Kyle Boller could do nothing right, the Ravens' oft-criticized quarterback seemed like he could do nothing wrong.
Accomplishing what many considered unthinkable, Boller threw for 253 yards and three touchdowns in the Ravens' 48-3 rout of the...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 6:50 AM
SEATTLE — Ten thoughts after the Bears were pummeled 34-6 in an exhibition loss to the Super Bowl champion Seahawks at CenturyLink Field.
1. It was pretty much an ugly game all the way around for the Bears and what’s left to do is find the...