| May 3, 2013
| 3:01 PM
It was a whirlwind day for the Ravens' rookie class, getting acclimated to its new surroundings during their first NFL practice.
For the Super Bowl champions' 10 draft picks headlined by first-round safety Matt Elam and second-round inside linebacker...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The stories started circulating long before John Simon first set foot on Ohio State's campus and became such a program favorite that his head coach talked about naming his next child after him.
By the time he got to elementary school, Simon was...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:32 PM
The Ravens' Most Valuable Player of the 2013 season could be Mark Smith.
Smith is the team's head athletic trainer and responsible for trying to get the injured players back on the field as soon as possible, but also at 100 percent.
Despite some great...
| May 6, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Months after trading veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers following a contract dispute, the Ravens waited until the seventh round to draft a wide receiver.
Ravens assistant general manager Eric DeCosta attributed that to how...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Each weekday through Wednesday, the day before the first round of the NFL draft, The Sun will look at where the Ravens stand at each position, the likelihood that they will address that spot early in the draft and some of the prospects that they may...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:27 PM
In theory, the defending Super Bowl champion isn't supposed to get stronger through the NFL draft because the team has the last pick in each round.
That's not the case with the Ravens.
After two days, they have picked up one of the top three players...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:49 PM
Over the past four months, the Ravens have certainly enjoyed the spoils of victory.
They have hosted parties and attended parades in their honor. They have made appearances on "Live with Kelly and Michael", "Dancing with the Stars" and the "Late Show...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Lost amid most of the talk about the Ravens’ overhaul of their Super Bowl-winning defense is the fact that during the regular season, last year’s group was serviceable on its best days and extremely vulnerable on its worst.
| Jun 2, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Ravens outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw is noticeably heavier this offseason after battling conditioning issues last year as a rookie.
Listed at 6 feet 2, 272 pounds on the roster after getting below 270 pounds last season following a failed...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 10:16 AM
A sizable chunk of the Ravens' salary cap is taken up by the bloated cap figures of Pro Bowl players such as Terrell Suggs and Haloti Ngata and costly cap hits for fellow franchise cornerstones such as Joe Flacco, Ray Rice and Marshal Yanda. In 2013,...
| May 27, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Ray Lewis' signature fire and brimstone speeches were the trademark of his leadership style.
Now that the future Hall of Fame middle linebacker has retired, the Ravens' locker room chemistry is in transition. It's a decidedly quieter one.
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:15 PM
As the Ravens continue to haggle with quarterback Joe Flacco, their other unrestricted free agents remain in a holding pattern.
The Ravens have had positive talks about starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and will continue to hold discussions,...