| May 11, 2013
| 5:51 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Former Ravens center Matt Birk, a Minnesota native, threw out the ceremonial first pitch Saturday night before the Orioles faced the Twins at Target Field.
Birk also took part in a pregame Pepsi home run contest.
Birk came in second,...
| 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 1, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Ravens Nation, you feel better about things, don't you?
The great panic is officially over. Oh, it was rough there for a while, watching the Ravens clean house and get rid of the old guys and the locker-room lawyers and the over-valued players who...
| 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
| 4:16 AM
The Ravens decision to re-sign Bryant McKinnie reverses an offseason trend that has seen the roster get younger at several key positions.
Before agreeing to a two-year deal with the 33-year-old left tackle, the Ravens were without eight of their nine...
| 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...
| May 3, 2013
| 2:21 PM
OK, so now that the Ravens have re-signed left offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie to a two-year contract, the real drama begins.
We're starting the official McKinnie Watch here.
When will he report to training camp? How much will he weigh? When will...
| May 5, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Let's get the last name out of the way first.
It's Juszczyk. Somehow, from that lonely vowel and thicket of consonants, comes a pronunciation of YOOZ-check. Don't feel bad if you don't say it right the first time. No one ever does.
No, check that. One...
| May 6, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Months after trading veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers following a contract dispute, the Ravens waited until the seventh round to draft a wide receiver.
Ravens assistant general manager Eric DeCosta attributed that to how...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Each weekday through April 24, the day before the first round of the NFL draft, The Sun will look at where the Ravens stand at each position, the likelihood that they will address that spot early in the draft and some of the prospects that they may...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:12 PM
If he had it his way, Kelechi Osemele wouldn't be moving anywhere. The Ravens would re-sign free agent left tackle Bryant McKinnie and the offensive line, minus the retired Matt Birk, would start the 2013 season like it ended last year.
"It would be...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:58 AM
After last week’s three-day mandatory minicamp, Ravens players and coaches have gone their separate ways.
I’m sure the coaches have carved out some downtime for themselves -- their idea of downtime is watching tape next to a swimming pool...