| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Ravens 55, Raiders 20
Strategy: Dean Pees' unpredictable, innovative schemes were highlighted by lining up rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw at defensive tackle. And Pees' two-defensive-lineman, three-linebacker, six-defensive-back "dollar"...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. In case you haven’t heard, the Ravens play the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on Sunday. I chatted with longtime Pittsburgh Post-Gazette...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:42 PM
— After the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Ravens in six of eight meetings between 2008 and 2010, the Ravens spoke openly about their desire to build a team full of playmakers who could beat their rivals and overtake them in the AFC North.
| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Ravens rookie right offensive tackle Kelechi Osemele is about to be indoctrinated into one of the most brutal aspects of a rugged rivalry with the Pittsburgh Steelers: blocking star outside linebackers LaMarr Woodley and James Harrison
Last season, the...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Is this the year their aging defense finally kicks the bucket? How will they survive without the face of the defense in the huddle every Sunday? Can they get their once-feared pass rush back?
Since they reported for training camp in...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Most of the characteristics that have defined what many consider the best rivalry in football remain unchanged. Make no mistake, the Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers still don't like each other.
The disdain is well-earned from years of hard hits, tough...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Saturday’s print edition included an article on Cleveland Browns left tackle Joe Thomas, who will attempt to ward off outside linebacker Terrell Suggs and the rest of the Ravens when they visit Cleveland Browns Stadium this Sunday.
| Feb 17, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at outside linebackers.
The top prospects: Alabama'...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:30 AM
As the Ravens head into Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Falcons, it is unclear how much the team’s first-string offense, specifically the reconfigured line, will play. John Harbaugh and two of his offensive coaches, Cam Cameron...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 4:50 PM
Over the past three seasons, the Ravens' biggest problem offensively against Pittsburgh has been protecting quarterback Joe Flacco.
Now, the challenge is magnified because the first time the Ravens' projected starting offensive line will take a snap...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:24 AM
The Steelers have been negotiating with the agent for safety Troy Polamalu over the past several days, an 11th-hour attempt to sign the NFL defensive player of the year before the season begins Sunday.
Polamalu is entering the final season of his...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 5:45 AM
When the Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers tangle in Sunday’s season opener at M&T Bank Stadium, Terrell Suggs expects his path to Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to be littered with roadblocks.
And those roadblocks have names – as in,...