| Feb 1, 2013
| 11:11 AM
The last time Courtney Upshaw played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, he showered in confetti after the game, hoisted a crystal ball and was named the Defensive Most Valuable Player of the BCS national championship game.
A penchant for making big plays...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 10:55 AM
The Ravens will be entering team meetings this afternoon, and the highlight of the defensive meetings will be outside linebacker Jarret Johnson’s hit on Pittsburgh wide receiver Hines Ward. Even though the hit occurred in the game Sunday, a lot of...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 5:33 PM
Quarterbacks: This was the most composed Joe Flacco has ever been against Pittsburgh. He made some really tight throws over the middle and was patient going through his progressions. Even when he had a couple of bad throws, Flacco regrouped quickly. He...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:54 PM
The "Welcome to the NFL" moment for many of the Ravens' young defenders over the years didn't come when they first walked into the team's locker room, or donned the purple-and-black jersey. It came during practice, when they found themselves lined up...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 10:22 PM
Terrell Suggs stood on the sideline, and the man who is never at a loss for words could only mouth the words “Oh, my God.”
Ray Rice and Torrey Smith said nothing, choosing instead to stare straight ahead and wonder in silence how a long...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 4:14 PM
In the aftermath of Matt Birk undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and free agent Casey Rabach failing his physical, the Ravens have turned to a center with a familiar last name.
Bryan Mattison, the son of former defensive coordinator Greg...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 2:55 PM
Paul Kruger's on-again, off-again flirtation with outside linebacker is back on.
Initially drafted as a linebacker before switching to defensive end last season, Kruger has returned to the position that he said is his personal preference.
| Nov 15, 2011
| 5:35 PM
Each week, we bring you a Q&A with a Ravens player, coach or team executive to help you learn a little more about the team. Today's guest is outside linebacker Paul Kruger.
You've been on a pretty nice run with 4½ sacks in the last four games. What has...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Dean Pees is the first to admit that he’s been pretty spoiled over a 39-year coaching career.
In his first job, as the defensive coordinator at the University of Findlay in Ohio, Pees celebrated a Division II national championship. He’s...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 12:01 PM
The 2012 NFL scouting combine wrapped up on Tuesday, which means that many draftniks throughout the blogosphere promptly released their revised mock drafts on Wednesday. The looming free agent period, which starts in two weeks, will shake up these mock...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 6:11 AM
Sergio Kindle’s status and ability continue to be sources of curiosity from fans, but Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome said yesterday that the team has a much better understanding of what the linebacker can do.
“I think we have a very...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 4:49 PM
The question is seemingly asked every year at this time, as if there is a handbook on how you confront the loss of a 13-time Pro Bowl performer, one of the best ever at his position and a player that has served as one of the faces of the franchise since...