| Aug 2, 2010
| 10:18 AM
The Ravens traded fourth-string quarterback John Beck to the Washington Redskins for cornerback Doug Dutch, who was on the Redskins' practice squad last season.
This marks the first player trade between the regional rivals.
Dutch, 24, is 5 feet 11,...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 10:00 AM
The Ravens haven't drafted a quarterback since taking Joe Flacco 18th overall in 2008. With Troy Smith and John Beck gone and Marc Bulger set to become a free agent, there is a decent chance the Ravens will take a quarterback for the first since they...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 8:20 PM
In the final tuneup of the preseason, the Ravens may have some tinkering to do with their pass defense.
The unit surrendered 145 yards through the air to the Washington Redskins in the first half Thursday night and allowed a passing touchdown on an...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 8:32 PM
In perhaps the last preseason action this year for Joe Flacco, the lasting impression of the Ravens quarterback was his resilience.
Bouncing back from having an interception returned for a touchdown on the opening drive, Flacco threw for 219 yards and...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 10:15 AM
The lockout is over, the NFL is back, training camps have kicked off and free agency has died down after a frantic few days. Now that we have had a chance to survey the NFL landscape, we know which players to watch in 2011 and we have a pretty good idea...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Oct 22, 2011
Four NFL teams, four distinctly different situations, and one identical, well-worn audible:
Old quarterback out, new quarterback in.
Rookie Christian Ponder is taking over for Donovan McNabb in Minnesota. John Beck is replacing Rex Grossman in...
| Oct 24, 2011
Mike Shanahan's switch from Rex Grossman to former Ravens backup John Beck as starting quarterback couldn't ignite the Washington Redskins, who suffered another series of critical injuries to their starters Sunday as they lost, 33-20, to the Carolina...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 6:30 PM
Two days after the Ravens posted their worst offensive showing in years, Cam Cameron and Joe Flacco wrapped up practice by having a quiet conversation as they left the field. Calling it a conversation, however, might be a bit of a stretch.
| Nov 1, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Last week, we looked at the biggest surprises of the 2011 fantasy football campaign. This time around, we will hand out dishonors to the disappointing (non-injured) players who have torpedoed our seasons so far.
Try not to cuss too much in the comments...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 8:21 PM
As the fourth quarter started Sunday at FedEx Field, with the Washington Redskins' offense and the third quarterback of the Mike Shanahan era struggling mightily, the burgundy-and-gold-clad crowd started to boo, and one fan in earshot of the press box...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 8:38 PM
t was 5:07 p.m. Sunday when a stone-faced John Beck trudged through the South Field Tunnel toward the players parking lot outside FedEx Field. He wore a brown wool blazer, jeans, brown leather shoes and a baseball cap as he wheeled a small black carry-...