| Dec 23, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Headlined by disruptive defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, the New York Giants' pass rushers have built a reputation of causing chaos in opponents' backfields.
They didn't live up to that advance billing Sunday, though, as they were stonewalled during the...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 6:00 PM
It was the anatomy of failure for the Ravens' punt team, a costly breakdown at the most inopportune time.
Two minutes into overtime of a 31-28 loss to the Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field, the Ravens allowed a 64-yard punt return to Redskins...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Every week, blogger Matt Vensel breaks down a critical play, sometimes with the help of Ravens players, from that week’s game. Today, he looks at Cam Cameron’s final three-and-out as Ravens offensive coordinator.
You might have heard by...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:04 PM
The walks back to the huddle have been shorter for Ray Rice over the past month and a half.
With opponents crowding the line of scrimmage to keep him under wraps, the Ravens running back hasn't gotten far on many of his recent carries, leaving his...
| May 24, 2013
| 10:40 AM
When quarterback Joe Flacco lines up in the Ravens' backfield this fall, he'll be protected by four of the five offensive linemen who started in the Super Bowl.
Flacco threw three touchdown passes with no interceptions and was named the Most Valuable...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:18 AM
So far, all is good as far as left offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie and the Ravens.
The word from The Castle is that the often-troubled McKinnie has been attending conditioning sessions and working hard. His weight is down and reasonable, and the...
| May 10, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Over the last couple of weeks, the Ravens have added and retained seven offensive linemen, further complicating what figures to be one of the more competitive -- if not interesting -- position battles in training camp.
They drafted Wisconsin tackle Rick...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Just two days ago, the Ravens wrapped another successful draft, selecting a 10-player class that is being hailed as one of the weekend’s best by many analysts. Next there are minicamps, offseason workouts and later a training camp to be conducted,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:34 AM
Last summer, it looked as if the Ravens might enter the regular season with one of the oldest starting offensive lines in the NFL. Matt Birk, Bryant McKinnie and Bobbie Williams were all in their mid-thirties and expected to start. But as it turned out,...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Bolstering perhaps the greatest remaining need on their roster, the Ravens have agreed with left tackle Bryant McKinnie to a two-year contract that carries a maximum value of $7 million.
The deal includes an undisclosed signing bonus, incentive clauses...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:54 AM
Kelechi Osemele had been diligently working on his footwork preparing to play left offensive tackle, a position that probably wasn't going to be his strong suit.
Now, the Ravens' second-year offensive lineman won't have to concern himself with going...