| Oct 17, 2010
| 5:54 PM
Joe Flacco had impressive numbers and actually threw well through the first three quarters. He still doesn't step up in the pocket, but he played well enough to win. The best defense he faced Sunday were the restraints put on him by his...
| Dec 5, 2010
| 10:14 PM
Joe Flacco had few bad plays. He showed good pocket awareness and made good decisions outside the pocket. He read blitzes well and showed nice touch on several long passes but was handcuffed more by the coaching staff than the Steelers....
| Mar 2, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Ravens wide receiver and player representative Derrick Mason made the media rounds today, appearing on ESPN's "NFL Live" and "The Jerry Coleman Show" on FOX 1370-AM. Of course, with the collective bargaining agreement set to expire Friday morning at...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 1:15 PM
My latest NFL mock draft, which went live on the blog yesterday, had the Ravens selecting Florida offensive lineman Mike Pouncey. The Ravens say they want to beef up the running game, and this large mammal would help with that.
Some criticized my pick,...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Ravens center Matt Birk appeared on "The Norris & Davis Show" on 105.7 The Fan this morning to discuss the NFL labor negotiations, which will last another week after the league and the players' union agreed this afternoon on a seven-day extension of the...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 1:00 PM
It's been a busy week for Ravens players speaking out in support of their respective causes.
Linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo backed same-sex marriage for Equality Maryland last Tuesday. Wide receiver Derrick Mason said today that "marriage is between a...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:00 AM
In the weeks leading up to April's NFL draft, I will highlight four players at each position whom the Ravens could target at different stages in the draft -- from their top pick to their Mr. Irrelevant. In this post, I will focus on interior offensive...
| Sep 19, 2010
| 5:18 PM
— Ray Lewis and the other conspiracy theorists blame the Ravens' 15-10 loss at the Cincinnati Bengals on two controversial penalties.
But the officials didn't take this AFC North game from the Ravens. Joe Flacco and the offense did.
| Jan 24, 2011
| 2:24 PM
During the season Ravens columnist Mike Preston graded the Ravens' progress after each game. Today, Preston offers his final grades for the season by position, including the coaching staff.
Quarterback: Joe Flacco continued to improve on the field...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with some 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:...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 9:15 AM
When my editors asked me to tune into "The View" on Thursday morning to watch Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher talk about his new book, "I Beat the Odds," I said, "Sure." After all, I never miss an episode of "The View."
OK, fine, not really.
| Feb 22, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Ravens center and player rep Matt Birk is entrenched in the NFL labor brouhaha between the players and the owners, and one of the biggest issues is the owners' desire to expand the regular season to 18 games. Birk has a solution, though, one I think...