| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:17 PM
As remarkable as the demolition of Pittsburgh's proud defense was, the Ravens' offensive success on opening day was noteworthy for another reason: It marked the debut of their new zone blocking scheme.
What had the potential to be a major issue early for...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Oct. 7, 2007
The Ravens defeated the San Francisco 49ers, but the 9-7 score foretold an ominous ending.
The offense’s only scoring punch came from kicker Matt Stover. The team lost center Mike Flynn (right knee) and left tackle Adam Terry (left...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 8:45 AM
Fifteen years ago, the Ravens selected UCLA offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden and Miami linebacker Ray Lewis -- the two best players in franchise history -- in the first round of their first draft in Baltimore. Since then, the Ravens have continued to...
| May 3, 2011
| 9:00 AM
The Ravens did well in addressing needs during last weekend’s NFL draft. In the first two rounds, they added a supersized press cornerback in Jimmy Smith and a speedy receiver with big-play potential in Torrey Smith. But they still have holes to...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 10:15 AM
After the Ravens lost to the Steelers in the AFC Divisional Round in January, the front office and coaching staff have taken every opportunity to let Baltimore know that they have the Steel City in their crosshairs.
It has been more than just words. In...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Suspended five games for breaking NCAA rules by accepting improper benefits from a tattoo parlor and perhaps facing further punishment for other misdeeds, embattled Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor announced through his attorney Tuesday that he would...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 2:24 PM
During the season Ravens columnist Mike Preston graded the Ravens' progress after each game. Today, Preston offers his final grades for the season by position, including the coaching staff.
Quarterback: Joe Flacco continued to improve on the field...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 3:47 PM
The 2010 NFL season is over and it's unclear if and when the 2011 season will start, but I have good news for Ravens fans (well, besides the Steelers losing to the Packers in the Super Bowl).
That's right, it's mock draft season, which means we'll be...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Jah Reid grew up hungry in his mother's three-bedroom, one-story home in an old neighborhood of Haines City, Fla. Not that Lucinda Stratton didn't put food on the table. She did. Plenty of it, in fact.
It was just that Reid ate prodigious amounts as a...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:00 PM
We won't know for sure until a new collective bargaining agreement is in place, but Ravens guard Marshal Yanda might be an unrestricted free agent when the NFL reopens business. If that's the case, the Ravens will have plenty of competition for the...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 4:41 PM
At this time a year ago, Oniel Cousins was battling back after having a cyst removed from his esophagus. Now, healthier and more motivated, Cousins has a different fight on his mind.
"My goal is to be the starting right tackle," said Cousins, who was a...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 3:54 PM
If the NFL lockout ends next week as expected, the Ravens' first hurry-up drill of the season will be orchestrated by the front office.
General manager Ozzie Newsome and other team officials will be cramming a typical four-month offseason into a matter...