| Feb 25, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Center Matt Birk, who was strongly considering retirement after his 14th NFL season, is interested in returning to the Ravens for the 2012 campaign.
Birk’s agent, Joe Linta, informed the Ravens of the veteran’s intentions today at the NFL...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 2:00 PM
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 offensive linemen.
The top prospects: USC...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 8:26 AM
With free agency set to begin on March 13, there have been a lot of questions about where the Ravens sit with the salary cap. That cap hasn’t been officially set, though it’s expected to be similar to last year’s number. Either way,...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 6:15 PM
The football world's focus returns to Indianapolis this week, where more than 300 NFL hopefuls will participate in the annual scouting combine at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Starting Wednesday and running through next Tuesday, the event, which comes two weeks...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:01 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Ravens have drafted an interior offensive lineman in the first round just once in team history, taking Auburn left guard Ben Grubbs with the 29th pick in the 2007 draft.
They are picking in the same spot again this April, and...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 8:14 AM
The Ravens would like to improve their offensive line during the offseason, but the best move they could make in free agency would be re-signing Ben Grubbs, who could soon be one of the top guards available. The Ravens recently said that they have already...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Having lost their starting quarterback and their highest-paid defensive player in the middle of the season, the Houston Texans are arguably the unlikeliest team left in the NFL's final eight.
But the Ravens say they aren't surprised by the 11-6 Texans,...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 7:04 PM
That they don't have the best postseason reputation is not lost on the Ravens.
The franchise is 9-6 in the playoffs, and four of those victories occurred during the team's magical run to win Super Bowl XXXV to cap the 2000 season. The Ravens are the only...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 8:36 PM
As the Ravens wait to see if Pro Bowl guard Ben Grubbs -- who will visit the New Orleans Saints on Wednesday -- accepts their offer and returns to Baltimore, they continue to have discussions with the agent for veteran center Matt Birk, who started...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:27 PM
The first couple of hours of free agency came and went Tuesday with the Ravens — as expected — remaining quiet while confronting the reality they may be on the verge of losing arguably their top free agent.
Pro Bowl left guard Ben Grubbs,...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 12:54 PM
We’re 48 hours into free agency, and the Ravens have got just one player -- linebacker Chavis Williams, who played five games for them in 2011 -- to sign on the dotted line. But around the NFL, many of the top unrestricted free agents have come...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:26 PM
The Ravens’ stated offseason priority of bolstering their offensive line just got a little more difficult.
Ben Grubbs, one of the group’s top performers, signed a long-term deal with the New Orleans Saints, the team announced.
The deal is...