| Sep 15, 2013
| 2:48 PM
The game wasn’t four minutes old when Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden dropped back on his team’s very first offensive play and hit tight end Jordan Cameron with a 53-yard pass that put the ball on the Ravens’ 7-yard line....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Texans 30, Titans 24
Strategy: Led by All-Pro defensive end J.J. Watt, the Texans have one of the most aggressive and physical 3-4 defensive fronts in the NFL. Defensive coordinator Wade Phillips isn’t afraid to blitz and he sent pass rushers in...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Ravens 14, Browns 6
Strategy: Jim Caldwell is a strong proponent of the no-huddle, calling it on 33 of 71 offensive snaps as the shotgun formation was used 25 times. They were much more patient with the running game, grinding out yards and controlling...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:39 AM
A roundup of NFL experts' picks for Sunday's game between the Ravens and Houston Texans:
* In his "Other Harbaugh of the Week" game, The Sporting News' Vinnie Iyer predicts the Ravens will lose by a field goal.
John Harbaugh's reigning Ravens are...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The Ravens host the Houston Texans on Sunday in another clash between the two perennial AFC powerhouses. The Ravens had dominated the budding rivalry, but the Texans beat them for the first time last year, blowing them out by 30 points. The Ravens have...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:16 PM
With Sunday’s game hanging in the balance, the Ravens sat back and let their front four do the work.
The Ravens sacked Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill on four of his final 15 dropbacks. And according to ESPN Stats and Info, each of those...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:31 PM
For the fans who packed M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday and stayed in their seats at halftime to see Ray Lewis inducted into the Ravens Ring of Honor, it would be hard to imagine a more appropriate way to honor the greatest Raven of them all.
Sure, Lewis got...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Few picked the Ravens to beat the Houston Texans Sunday and no one predicted a Ravens blowout. Three weeks into the NFL season, the Ravens made a huge statement in a big game.
They are back.
Despite having six and sometimes seven new faces on...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:43 AM
It was a heady weekend for the Jones brothers.
On Saturday night, Jon "Bones" Jones defended his UFC light heavyweight championship for the sixth time with a bloody victory over Alexander Gustaffson by unanimous decision, with both fighters going to the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:25 AM
In March, amidst their offseason shopping spree, the Miami Dolphins grabbed middle linebacker Dannell Ellerbe off the shelf and shelled out $35 million with $17 million guaranteed for him at the cash register.
Three months later, the Ravens pulled...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:00 AM
In eager anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the Houston Texans.
The Week 3 matchup between the...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 8:28 PM
The Ravens' blockbuster $120.6 million contract with quarterback Joe Flacco is an arrangement banking on his future potential and not just how he engineered a Super Bowl victory.
Because Flacco is entering the prime of his career at 28 years old, the...