| Jul 13, 2012
| 2:16 PM
As Joe Flaccohopes for a major extension in the coming months, another big-name quarterback has reportedly reached an agreement of his own. And it’s record breaking.
Drew Brees will sign a five-year, $100 million contract with the New Orleans...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 2:14 PM
The once-solid offense has failed to score 20 points in each of its last three contests, the featured tailback has become a forgotten commodity, and the unit has relied heavily on an inconsistent quarterback.
The description has fit the Ravens at times,...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:03 PM
The Ravens made two moves this offseason to secure the futures of two of the organization’s better young players, but they have one prominent name still in line for a contract extension before the start of the 2012-13 season: quarterback Joe Flacco....
| Nov 28, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers reader questions on the Ravens' 16-13 overtime win ove the San Diego Chargers.
Eric in Jacksonville: Mike, give it to us straight: Did the San Diego defense just play inspired or did the Ravens offense...
| 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"...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 8:55 AM
With the Ravens’ defense uncharacteristically struggling through the first four weeks, there has been plenty of finger pointing from fans and the media. Cornerbacks Cary Williams and Jimmy Smith have caught a lot of the blame and outside linebackers...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel will look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent.
Chargers 37, Chiefs 20
Strategy: On Sunday, it appeared the Chiefs’ offensive strategy was to...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 6:53 PM
The Ravens head to Kansas City and the land of barbecue for a playoff game Sunday, but they're entering the postseason far from cooking.
The Ravens' 13-7 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals failed to instill much confidence for the AFC's No. 5 seed,...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 6:31 PM
Joe Flacco 's postseason coming-out party turned into an old-fashioned barbecue of the Kansas City Chiefs.
With a strong arm, surprising elusiveness and unshaken confidence, Flacco delivered his most impressive performance in the playoffs, throwing two...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Quarterback: Joe Flacco may have played his best game, certainly in the postseason. He carried the offense when there was no running game in the first half. He kept drives alive with his scrambling ability. He looked off his primary receivers and came...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 6:30 AM
From the Z on TV blog:
Watching NBC's coverage of two terrific Wild Card games Saturday, I was deeply impressed by the way the network raised its coverage game to match the on-field intensity of the playoffs.
Not so with CBS Sports and its coverage of...