| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:26 AM
RAVENS: In his last four games against the Patriots, quarterback Joe Flacco has thrown for 1,213 yards, 10 touchdowns and just two interceptions. Flacco has moved well around the pocket in recent weeks, but his mobility may be affected by...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Dolphins 24, Patriots 20
STRATEGY: The Patriots have an offense that is still in transition after losing tight ends Aaron Hernandez and Rob Gronkowski. Their talents are irreplaceable in the short term and the team is waiting for a trio of rookie wide...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 10:02 PM
They wanted the New England Patriots, told the world that they would beat them and then went into their stadium and dominated the second half as no visiting team had ever done.
It didn't seem possible when they limped into the postseason losers of...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 2:16 PM
For a big man, Vince Wilfork moves around a lot. On one snap, he can be at left defensive end or tackle. On another snap, he can be at the same position on the right side.
Sometimes, Wilfork can line up directly over the center.
But he's always in...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 9:55 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Joe Flacco brings a hot hand and some past successes against the New England Patriots into his third AFC championship game. In his past three games against New England, Flacco has completed 70 percent of his passes and thrown for...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Ravens starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe has a sprained right ankle and back injury that has sidelined him for two consecutive practices as the team prepares for the Super Bowl against the San Francisco 49ers.
Ellerbe isn't practicing again...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:39 AM
For the Ravens to win their first regular-season game over the New England Patriots on Sunday night at M&T Bank Stadium, former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Merril Hoge is convinced they'll need a heavy diet of nickel defense against quarterback Tom...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Ravens offensive line vs. Patriots NG Vince Wilfork: Wilfork can dominate a running game with his girth in the middle. When he played against the Ravens in the AFC championship game last season, the Patriots moved Wilfork along the line of scrimmage and...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 10:53 AM
PASSING GAME: Joe Flacco had one of the better games of his career in the AFC championship loss to the Patriots, completing 22 of 36 passes for a franchise playoff record 306 yards and two touchdowns. He currently leads a passing attack that...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 5:39 PM
Many players on the Ravens roster are saying the right things heading into Sunday's AFC championship in New England, insisting that they aren't leaning on the team's convincing victory over the Patriots in an AFC wild-card playoff game in 2010.
| Jan 20, 2014
| 5:46 PM
DENVER — Bill Belichick normally runs at all cost from news conference controversy. He spends them mumbling the obvious, tossing a few roses in the direction of the opposition, generally treating the media like a thorny distraction.