| Dec 15, 2012
| 12:01 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: It will be interesting to see new offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell's influence on the play-calling and game plan. The expectation is that the Ravens will loosen the reins on quarterback Joe Flacco, who feels he's at his best in...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 4:00 AM
In this game-day staple, blogger Matt Vensel makes four sometimes-courageous predictions for the game. All he asks is that you don’t hold it against him whenever those predictions end up being embarrassingly wrong.
After back-to-back losses, the...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:54 AM
As the reigning Super Bowl champions, the Ravens had an extremely eventful offseason where they overhauled their roster and dealt with a tight salary-cap situation by making a series of tough decisions.
That included trading veteran wide receiver Anquan...
| May 21, 2013
| 10:33 AM
The Ravens have signed fourth-round outside linebacker John Simon to a four-year deal.
Simon's contract has a total value of $2.545 million, including a $385,652 signing bonus. The deal includes base salaries of $405,000, $495,000, $585,000 and $675,...
| May 16, 2013
| 4:11 AM
The abrupt retirement of trouble-prone inside linebacker Rolando McClain shouldn't necessarily have a major impact on the state of the Ravens at the position.
Here's the logic:
1. Despite his imposing size and first-round pedigree, McClain was never ...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Just two days ago, the Ravens wrapped another successful draft, selecting a 10-player class that is being hailed as one of the weekend’s best by many analysts. Next there are minicamps, offseason workouts and later a training camp to be conducted,...
| May 2, 2013
| 1:57 PM
As far as ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. is concerned, the Ravens' draft was above reproach.
The Ravens drafted 10 players, a rookie class headlined by a pair of All-American defensive players: first-round safety Matt Elam (Florida) and second-round...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:16 AM
The Ravens decision to re-sign Bryant McKinnie reverses an offseason trend that has seen the roster get younger at several key positions.
Before agreeing to a two-year deal with the 33-year-old left tackle, the Ravens were without eight of their nine...
| 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
| 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 17, 2013
| 9:06 AM
The conversations didn’t just start in the aftermath of the Ravens’ victory in Super Bowl XLVII. They actually began four months earlier when Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome, owner Steve Bisciotti and coach John Harbaugh started to meet...