| Feb 17, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at outside linebackers.
The top prospects: Alabama'...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:36 AM
Nothing of true consequence has transpired yet at Ravens training camp, not even an actual preseason game -- the best litmus tests for who's worthy of inclusion on the roster.
That doesn't mean impressions aren't being formed, though, as the Ravens are...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Terrell Suggs took down a quarterback 14 times in 2011 as the Ravens ranked near the top of the NFL in most major defensive categories. The 2011 NFL Defensive Player of the Year wasn't exactly flying solo as he reached a career-high in sacks, but whenever...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Tight end Dennis Pitta's concussion symptoms subsided during the Ravens' 13-10 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to coach John Harbaugh.
Pitta suffered a head injury when he was tackled by free safety Ryan Clark and linebacker Lawrence...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:41 AM
It was a rough night for the Ravens' offense during third-down situations in Pittsburgh, running into a proverbial brick wall that is the Steelers' top-ranked defense.
During an intense 13-10 victory at Heinz Field, the Ravens converted only 3 of 14...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:59 AM
The NFL should be ashamed of itself for suspending Ravens safety Ed Reed for a game because of his hit on Pittsburgh receiver Emmanuel Sanders in the third quarter of Sunday night's game. It's one thing to fine a guy several thousand dollars, but...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:50 AM
I think Ted Cottrell, who ruled on Ed Reed’s appeal yesterday, got it right when he overturned the original one-game suspension and instead handed out a $50,000 fine to the Ravens’ safety. I watched all three hits that the NFL cited in...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Ravens 16, Chargers 13 (OT)
Strategy: Cam Cameron heavily utilized the shotgun formation, 51 times overall with 42 during regulation. This plays to Joe Flacco's strengths, allowing him to see the field and get the football out of his hands despite...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 6:50 PM
The sight of Joe Flacco face down at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday was another moment of frustration in an arduous three weeks for the Ravens’ quarterback.
Flacco couldn’t catch Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris as he returned an...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. This week, I chatted with Alan Robinson, who covers the Pittsburgh Steelers for The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
MV: What is status of the injury...
| 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"...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 11:46 AM
He has thrown his hands up in the air after a dropped pass, angrily ripped off his helmet after a stalled possession and loudly chastised himself after an errant throw.
Joe Flacco's body language has been studied and scrutinized since the day he became...