| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:36 PM
After they uncharacteristically allowed 129 rushing yards in their season-opening win over the Cincinnati Bengals, stopping the run seemed to be the biggest concern for the Ravens defense.
But the Ravens have spent the last three weeks watching footballs...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 7:23 AM
After surrendering more than 200 rushing yards in back-to-back contests for the first time in team history, the Ravens said they wouldn’t be surprised if the Houston Texans and the remaining teams on the 2012 schedule tried to attack the defense via...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:44 AM
You’ve probably seen this by now but it’s worth reiterating. By virtue of the Denver Broncos’ comeback victory last night against the San Diego Chargers, only two of the AFC’s 16 teams will enter Week Seven with a winning record....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 8:21 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions after the Ravens' 31-29 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Dan in Clearwater, Fla.: Mike, on the horrible defense -- personnel or scheme?
Mike Preston: Dan, we can't...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:51 PM
It is a campaign season, but Dean Pees wasn't in the mood for ducking any questions about his defense, one of the worst in the NFL.
He didn't mince words.
"It makes me sick," said Pees, the first-year Ravens defensive coordinator, whose group is...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Browns 7, Chargers 6
Strategy: The Cleveland Browns haven't significantly altered their philosophies since they traveled to M&T Bank Stadium in Week 4, but they are executing much more efficiently. On offense, they want to pound the ball with rookie...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Baltimore Sun reporters and editors give their early grades for the Ravens' 2012 draft performance.
Jeff Zrebiec, Ravens beat reporter: As usual with the Ravens, there was a lot to like about their draft haul. To get Courtney Upshaw in the second round...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:30 AM
We gave you our early grades on the 2012 Ravens draft class on Sunday. Now here is a look at how a handful of national draft analysts have graded what G.M. Ozzie Newsome and Co. did over the weekend.
Mel Kiper Jr., ESPN: Solid B. “The Ravens had...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:54 PM
The Ravens won’t know the extent of Terrell Suggs’ Achilles tendon injury until Tuesday, but they are prepared to be without their top pass rusher and the reigning NFL’s Defensive Player of the Year for a good part — if not all...
| May 3, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Last weekend, the Ravens drafted Alabama linebacker Courtney Upshaw to complement Terrell Suggs, the 2011 NFL Defensive Player of the Year. But after today’s unfortunate news, Upshaw might have to try to replace him -- if not at his position, then...
| May 10, 2012
| 8:20 PM
When the Ravens’ 2012 draft class takes the field Friday for the start of a three-day rookie mini-camp in Owings Mills, everybody will be accounted for and newly signed.
The Ravens made sure of that Thursday, reaching an agreement with three more...
| May 13, 2012
| 6:11 PM
The final practice of the Ravens' three-day rookie minicamp had finally ended, and Courtney Upshaw looked and sounded like a player who had made good use of the time.
When he bent over to place his helmet on the ground, he let out an audible sigh. His...