| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:53 PM
After a season in which he was often forced to play out of position because of the Ravens' defensive line woes, Haloti Ngata reported to the team's veteran minicamp in mid-June and sent a not-so subtle message to the coaching staff.
"They should leave...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:01 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: In the past two weeks, the Ravens have gotten back to using predominantly three wide-receiver sets, trying to recapture the success from last year’s Super Bowl run. However, standing in the offense’s way has been...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Marvin Lewis was the Ravens' defensive coordinator in 1996 when the franchise set its foundation with the drafting of offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden and middle linebacker Ray Lewis.
Year after year, he watched Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome and...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh went down on a knee and partially covered his face. Quarterback Joe Flacco’s focus turned to overtime but not before he had some “bad thoughts.” Cornerback Jimmy Smith started yelling at any teammates in the...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 4:51 PM
The game should have ended in a tie.
As the Ravens walked off the field after beating the Cincinnati Bengals, 20-17, in overtime, there was jubilation in the Ravens locker room because the victory kept them in contention in the AFC North.
| Nov 10, 2013
| 6:23 PM
On Sunday afternoon, CBS Sports delivered a telecast of the Ravens' 20-17 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals that was worthy of prime time.
In fact, the first half was as good a half of NFL TV coverage as I have seen all year -- and that includes my...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Ben Roethlisberger's anger and frustration continue to grow as speculation keeps swirling around the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback.
The source of Roethlisberger's rage: a series of NFL Network reports alleging that the former Super Bowl victor doesn't...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Cincinnati Bengals weak-side linebacker Vontaze Burfict flunked the equivalent of a high-profile job interview during a disastrous NFL scouting combine last year.
Burfict ran the slowest 40-yard dash (5.09 seconds) of any linebacker prospect. He...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The confidence of star Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has kept pace with his rapidly increasing production this year.
Gordon has overcome persistent early-season trade rumors, a two-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Cleveland Browns management had supposedly given up on this season three weeks ago when they traded running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for a first-round draft pick.
The conventional thinking was Browns CEO Joe Banner and...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Desperate times apparently call for harsh measures inside the Pittsburgh Steelers' locker room, a once-vibrant place where fun and games not involving football have now been outlawed.
With his team winless through four games and in last place in the AFC...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Those old jokes about Cincinnati Bengals owner Mike Brown supposedly being a miser too cheap to spend what it takes to win no longer seem to apply.
Brown has spent a lot of money expanding his scouting department in recent years, and he made another...