| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:33 PM
After a dramatic day of haggling where his roster spot was in serious danger, Ravens offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie held onto his job by accepting a restructured contract that cuts his salary by $1 million.
McKinnie signed off on a deal Tuesday...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Several NFL head coaches and five general managers were fired during the infamous "Black Monday," the day after the last regular-season games.
The carnage included Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid, a mentor and former boss of Ravens coach John...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Jeff Barker, editor Matt Bracken, and Sun intern/Diamondback co-sports editor Josh Vitale weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What will the environment be like at Friday night’s...
| Dec 21, 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....
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Harvard fullback Kyle Juszczyk has visited the Ravens, a league source confirmed.
The last player drafted from Harvard was quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, a 2005 St. Louis Rams fifth-round pick.
Juszcyk is a middle-round to late-round draft target who...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:03 AM
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee basketball player Demetrius Harris is hoping to become the next Antonio Gates, converting his vast athleticism into usable football skills.
Gates went from starring on the basketball court at Kent State to emerging as a...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 5:35 PM
One-by-one, Ravens players said Sunday night that their last-second 23-20 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers wouldn't define their season or deter them from their regular-season goals. However, the defeat, coupled by another significant injury to...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Ravens starting inside linebacker Jameel McClain remains optimistic that he'll ultimately gain full medical clearance after suffering a spinal cord contusion last December against the Washington Redskins.
McClain participated in football drills on a...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:49 AM
When inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe left the Ravens to sign a $35 million contract with the Miami Dolphins in March, it was primarily a financial decision.
The Dolphins' offer -- which included a $7 million signing bonus with a total of $17 million...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees puts the film on during defensive meetings and encourages his fellow coaches not to speak. As the footage rolls, he wants to hear only the voices of his players.
Loud responses are welcome. Silence isn't. A wrong...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Fresh off winning the franchise's second Super Bowl title, the Ravens were ranked 19th on Forbes' annual list of the world's most valuable sports franchises.
Owner Steve Bisciotti's team was valued at $1.157 billion and finished 11th among NFL...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The Ravens didn't break the bank when they acquired veteran middle linebacker Daryl Smith this offseason, signing him to a one-year contract worth $1.125 million that included a $285,000 signing bonus.
The deal has a maximum value of $2.125 million if...