| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Ravens 29, Vikings 26
STRATEGY: The Ravens attempted 50 passes despite a heavy snowfall, acknowledging that the passing game is their primary strength. It was ultimately a successful approach despite quarterback Joe Flacco's being erratic with three...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Whether it was Ray Lewis or Dannell Ellerbe manning the middle or Jameel McClain or Josh Bynes, Ravens inside linebackers did not defend the pass well last season. Only Brendon Ayanbadejo, a special teams regular who played sparingly on defense, had a...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Since retiring from the NFL and being placed on the Ravens' reserve-retired list, Rolando McClain has returned to school at Alabama and is taking steps to get his life back in order.
Why did McClain walk away from football?
The eighth overall pick...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:17 AM
With Josh Bynes sidelined against the Pittsburgh Steelers two weeks ago, Jameel McClain started at weak-side linebacker and played 30 snaps in his first NFL game since December.
Bynes, who started the first six games of the season, returned to...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 12:08 PM
The Ravens officially ruled out starting left offensive guard Kelechi Osemele with a chronic back injury that will probably end his season as he's expected to undergo surgery soon.
Meanwhile, veteran wide receiver Brandon Stokley is questionable on...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:54 PM
If Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith was offended by Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden's blunt assessment of the defending Super Bowl champions, he did a nice job of hiding any hurt feelings.
Reacting to Haden telling Cleveland reporters that,...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:39 AM
Two weeks ago, when the Ravens lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers, former All-Pro fullback Vonta Leach played just a dozen offensive snaps as the Ravens spread out the Steelers with three-receiver sets. His role on offense would shrink significantly more...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Browns 24, Ravens 18
STRATEGY: Jim Caldwell has embraced a pass-centric approach, transitioning firmly to spread looks as the base offense. The Ravens utilized three wide receiver sets on 63 of 67 snaps, and went with four receivers twice. They were...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Troubled inside linebacker Rolando McClain informed Ravens officials Wednesday that he will retire from the NFL, a decision he reached before participating in one practice with his new team.
McClain signed with the Ravens on April 12, was arrested just...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 2:00 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Quarterback Joe Flacco, who threw a career-high five interceptions against the Buffalo Bills, has traditionally responded to poor performances. He’s thrown two interceptions or more in 14 regular-season games. The following week...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:45 AM
The Ravens were shorthanded at wide receiver during Sunday’s 26-23 win over the Miami Dolphins. They released Brandon Stokley on Saturday and Jacoby Jones and Marlon Brown were scratched before the game, which meant the Ravens had to get through the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Ravens rookie linebacker Arthur Brown, the team's second round pick out of Kansas State, should get more playing time Sunday against Green Bay, especially if the Packers throw a lot.
Brown suffered a pectoral strain against Houston and missed the...