| Feb 24, 2012
| 5:22 PM
I began the day with a blog about the Ravens’ plan to upgrade their wide receiving corps and that’s how I’m going to end it.
Both General Manager Ozzie Newsome and head coach John Harbaugh discussed the matter today and their comments...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 12:48 PM
The Ravens will start their offseason workout program Monday and, as usual, the bigger story will probably be who isn’t there, rather than who is.
That’s how it is this time of year, even though the workouts are strictly voluntary and the...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When it comes to star power in NFL free agency in 2012, there might not be a more stacked position group than wide receiver. But much like the running back class, this year’s bumper crop of free agent wide receivers will likely be thinned when...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 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....
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Ravens 55, Raiders 20
Strategy: Dean Pees' unpredictable, innovative schemes were highlighted by lining up rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw at defensive tackle. And Pees' two-defensive-lineman, three-linebacker, six-defensive-back "dollar"...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel will look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent.
Chargers 37, Chiefs 20
Strategy: On Sunday, it appeared the Chiefs’ offensive strategy was to...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Quarterback: Joe Flacco may have played his best game, certainly in the postseason. He carried the offense when there was no running game in the first half. He kept drives alive with his scrambling ability. He looked off his primary receivers and came...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 7:20 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers your questions about the Ravens, who won the AFC wild-card playoff game Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. This week, Preston discusses the Ravens' weaknesses against the Steelers, whether Cam Cameron's job...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:00 AM
I'm pleased to announce that I will be bringing back my weekly fantasy football column this fall. Why am I so pleased? Because it gives me an excuse to tinker with my fantasy football teams when I'm on the clock.
I’m scaling back to four or five...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Let's jump in the time machine and flash back in time to the early 2000s when Tom Cruise wasn't a known crazy person, "Freedom Fries" were an innovation in redneck culinary circles and men under the age of 40 wearing visors in public was considered to...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 12:00 PM
We’re eight days removed from the Ravens’ first preseason game, a sloppy 13-6 loss to the Eagles. The Ravens immediately addressed one issue the following day with the trade for wide receiver Lee Evans, but plenty of questions still remain...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 7:21 PM
Ravens fans apparently weren't the only ones anticipating rookie cornerback Jimmy Smith's debut at M&T Bank Stadium.
The 27th overall pick of the draft in April, Smith got an NFL welcome from the Kansas City Chiefs, who targeted the Ravens' top pick...