| 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,...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:33 PM
PASSING GAME: The Ravens expect quarterback Joe Flacco to bounce back after he completed just 13-of-27 passing attempts and threw an interception in a 9-6 victory last Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. The Ravens have the eighth-best...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Given all the glorious memories, the individual accolades, the passion he has exuded, and his significance to his team, his city and the game he has sacrificed his body and long-term health for since joining the Ravens in 1996, it’s understandable...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 10:00 AM
The Ravens passed their way through three opponents in the first four weeks of the season, in the process soaring up the charts in many offensive categories. But in their past three games, the offense has not been as effective, particularly when it...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 7:55 PM
Healthy Chiefs dangerous
The playoff field in the AFC is going to include a lot of familiar teams from last year — with one notable exception.
The Chiefs could go from worst to first in the AFC West. They were a team...
| 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....
| 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 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 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...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:00 AM
I'm pleased to announce that I will be bringing back my weekly fantasy football column this fall. Why am I so pleased? Because it gives me an excuse to tinker with my fantasy football teams when I'm on the clock.
I’m scaling back to four or five...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 7:21 PM
Ravens fans apparently weren't the only ones anticipating rookie cornerback Jimmy Smith's debut at M&T Bank Stadium.
The 27th overall pick of the draft in April, Smith got an NFL welcome from the Kansas City Chiefs, who targeted the Ravens' top pick...