| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Ravens 26, Dolphins 23
STRATEGY: Ravens offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell recognized a need for a more balanced, methodical approach, calling a season-high 40 runs for 133 yards. Torrey Smith, Ray Rice and Deonte Thompson were targeted on 24 of 32...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Just five days ago, the Ravens were left with only three healthy wide receivers for their game against the Miami Dolphins. When they put out their inactive list about 90 minutes before Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers, they figure to have...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Ray Rice had welts on his forehead and upper right arm. He needed to douse his eyes with drops to clear them of dirt and sweat. After more than three hours of playing in stifling heat and humidity, the Ravens diminutive running back looked like a man...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 1:38 PM
In March, change came to Torrey Smith nearly as fast as one of his trademark fly patterns. Veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin had been traded to the San Francisco 49ers after a contract dispute, and Smith was suddenly the Ravens' top receiver.
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:07 PM
As they tried to chip away at a two-score deficit against the Buffalo Bills last weekend, the Ravens used a number of combinations at the wide receiver position. Perhaps the most promising trio featured rookie Marlon Brown lined up in the slot with...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:05 PM
In five years with the Jacksonville Jaguars, left tackle Eugene Monroe never experienced a winning season. Over his last 20 games played, he's celebrated just two victories.
So when Monroe walked to the Ravens' indoor practice facility Thursday and...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Although Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco endured arguably his worst game ever last Sunday against the Buffalo Bills, the mistake-filled performance hasn't dented his confidence.
Flacco, who threw five interceptions in the 23-20 loss, struck a resilient...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:30 PM
The Ravens have taken this NFL is a pass-happy league thing too far.
When a team has a Pro Bowl running back and arguably the best fullback in the NFL, and they rush only nine times for 24 yards against one of the league's worst run defenses, it's not...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 5:17 PM
During the Ravens' victorious Super Bowl run last season, their offense emerged as a formidable weapon capable of rapidly piling up points and yards.
It's a different story altogether this season as an offense in transition has degenerated into a...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
A reoccurring topic on this blog has been the lack of successful deep balls for Joe Flacco and the Ravens.
Former offensive coordinator Cam Cameron tailored the offense to Flacco’s powerful right arm and Jim Caldwell kept plenty of deep balls on...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh raised a few eyebrows Sunday afternoon when he said the Ravens offense was as far along as it could be following the team's 30-9 win over the Houston Texans.
After all, the Ravens had gained only 236 yards of total offense and...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:00 AM
In the college football world, there wasn't a better coaching hire this past offseason than Cam Cameron.
Those aren’t my words. Those are the words of Sporting News senior writer Matt Hayes, who recently wrote that "there's not a single coach...