| Dec 2, 2012
| 6:54 PM
As Charlie Batch stood at a podium in a sweat-soaked black T-shirt Sunday night, he took in the scene after quarterbacking the Pittsburgh Steelers past the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium.
The third-string quarterback, who will celebrate his 38th birthday...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 11:32 AM
It was a bitter pill to swallow for Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher.
Pittsburgh Steelers veteran outside linebacker James Harrison looped around him in the fourth quarter, evading his blocking attempt to sack quarterback Joe Flacco and force a...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 12:33 PM
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.
The Ravens and Pittsburgh...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 7:36 AM
The football never hit the ground in the fourth quarter for Charlie Batch. The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback connected on every pass attempt, except when free safety Ed Reed intercepted him in the end zone.
It was a slow burn for the Ravens...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Steelers 23, Ravens 20
Strategy: The Ravens aggressively tried to strike deep, but were largely inefficient. Wide receiver Torrey Smith was targeted eight times, but only generated three catches for 31 yards. They wavered between a smash-mouth...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:15 PM
The job doesn't get any easier this week for Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher.
One week removed from allowing a key sack and forced fumble to Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison that led to the game-tying touchdown during the...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Eyebrows were raised around the NFL when Ravens running back Ray Rice wasn't involved at all during the fourth quarter of a 23-20 loss Sunday night to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
It was Rice who salvaged the Ravens' overtime win over the San Diego...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 11:49 AM
Each week, Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions. This week, Preston discusses Cam Cameron's statement from last week in which he said the offense's issues from the Steelers' game would be fixed for the Texans' game,...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 12:00 PM
James Walker, who has a pretty sweet gig as ESPN's blogger for the AFC North, has put together his annual list of the top 40 players in the division. He has slowly been revealing his "Fab 40" all week, and he posted the final four players this afternoon....
| Sep 11, 2011
| 3:00 AM
The dress rehearsals are over. Sunday's season opener is the real deal. The Ravens and Steelers danced three times a year ago, and when they partner up again at M&T Bank Stadium, an early lead in the AFC North and plenty of bumps and bruises will be at...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 5:40 PM
Ray Rice lives for third down. First and second down are good, mind you, but third down is what Rice does best.
The veteran Ravens running back showed again Sunday why he is one of the NFL's most dynamic and clutch players. He broke the back of...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Remember Gregg Doyel, the CBS Sports columnist who called Gary Williams a "little bitty tiny coward runt of a man" and accused the former Maryland men's basketball coach of influencing Debbie Yow's coaching search at N.C. State? He said Monday that he...