| Oct 7, 2011
| 5:10 PM
The Ravens are in an enviable position as they head into their bye weekend. They are 3-1 and in first place of the AFC North. They have already beaten the two teams — Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets — that played for the conference...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 3:18 PM
On Friday, the NFL announced that defensive tackle Haloti Ngata had been fined $15,000 for leading with his helmet while hitting New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez in the back in the second quarter of the Ravens’ 34-17 victory on Oct. 2.
| Oct 11, 2011
| 3:23 PM
When the Ravens left Reliant Stadium in the early morning hours of Dec. 14 last year, they celebrated a Houdini-like escape from the Houston Texans that was their most improbable win of the season.
They had watched a three-touchdown lead evaporate when...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 3:28 PM
When Houston Texans running back Arian Foster takes the ball behind the line of scrimmage, he's looking for an opening in the defense — even a small one — through which he can propel himself. With a cavalcade of rolling blockers in front of...
| Dec 26, 2010
| 3:50 PM
Joe Flacco completed only 12 of 19 passes for 102 yards, but he was effective and was impressive in making plays outside the pocket. The touchdown passes to T.J. Houshmandzadeh and Derrick Mason were beauties, but Flacco missed Anquan...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 7:15 PM
Joe Flacco had two turnovers that led to 10 Pittsburgh points, and his decision-making was slow and poor. He missed several open receivers, and a third-year quarterback shouldn't be taking sacks when he is out of the pocket. That's...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 6:45 PM
Numbers no longer weigh on Anquan Boldin's mind. That's why the ninth-year veteran didn't make too much of his first 100-receiving yard day of the season in the Ravens' 29-14 victory over the Houston Texans at M&T Bank Stadium Sunday.
"I think, for me,...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 7:07 PM
The carnage from the second half of last December's game in Houston came back to the Ravens in bold relief last week. It was so bad they didn't bother to watch the tape.
Memory served them all too well.
"Last year, playing them down there, they really...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 1:15 PM
On Thursday, I blogged about a conversation I had with ESPN’s Matt Williamson, a former NFL scout, about Joe Flacco and the Ravens offense. He said the Ravens are a “smidge” behind the Steelers in the AFC North because Pittsburgh has...
| 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 18, 2011
| 10:00 AM
In what I hope will become a Friday staple at Baltimore Sports Blitz, I’ll give you a top-five list for a Baltimore sports-related category to discuss. I'm feeling drafty this week, so let's tackle the best draft picks in Ravens history.
| Feb 23, 2011
| 7:00 AM
In the weeks leading up to April's NFL draft, I will highlight four players at each position whom the Ravens could target at different stages in the draft -- from their top pick to their Mr. Irrelevant. In this post, I will focus on outside linebackers....