| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:11 AM
The immediate question surrounding every player from a small school is how their game translates against bigger competition.
In the case of Ravens seventh-round wide receiver Aaron Mellette, the former Elon star had an impressive game against...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:14 PM
If Ravens’ players and fans aren’t familiar with the following facts, they certainly will be by the time the team begins its title defense on Sept. 5 against the Denver Broncos.
It has been nine years since an NFL team repeated as a Super...
| May 2, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The Ravens have agreed to four-year contracts with sixth-round offensive lineman Ryan Jensen and seventh-round wide receiver Aaron Mellette, according to sources.
Jensen was a Division II All-American at Colorado State-Pueblo. He's the first player...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Ravens officials made it clear at this week’s NFL meetings that their primary focus over the next month is not what remains on the free-agent market.
With 12 selections in next month’s draft, the organization is busy evaluating college...
| May 6, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Even if Bryant McKinnie does not prove to be an upgrade over Michael Oher, his return to the Ravens and the left tackle position should at least strengthen the Ravens at left guard and right tackle, where Oher will likely play.
Make no mistake, though,...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Veteran free agent linebacker Daryl Smith is firmly on the Ravens' radar with dialogue ongoing between the Super Bowl champions and the former Jacksonville Jaguars starter, according to sources.
Although no deal has been reached yet, sources say the...
| 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...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:16 AM
The Ravens and free-agent linebacker Daryl Smith have been batting their eyelashes at each other in recent days, according to my colleague Aaron Wilson. So if they consummate this thing, what can the Ravens expect?
It depends on whether the groin injury...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Throughout this offseason, the Ravens' greatest area of need has remained the inside linebacker position.
Now, the Ravens hope they've upgraded their depth by signing proven veteran linebacker Daryl Smith to a one-year contract Wednesday.
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome is among the front office executives scheduled to speak at an NFL career development symposium at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
The symposium is scheduled for May 6 to May 8....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Given that the Ravens have made a trade in the first round of the draft five times in the past seven years, most fans are well aware there is a chance the team could trade out of the first round again Thursday night.
A deep but unspectacular class of...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:08 PM
The Cleveland Browns have added another pass rusher to operate in tandem with outside linebacker Paul Kruger and defensive end Jabaal Sheard, drafting LSU hybrid outside linebacker-defensive end Barkevious Mingo.
Drafted sixth overall, the junior is one...