| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:36 PM
As the 2000 Ravens embraced their defensive identity and a run-first offensive strategy, head coach Brian Billick -- coordinator of wide-open passing offenses in Minnesota -- joked that he'd been "pulled over to the dark side."
Almost 14 years later, an...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:33 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Though he's not posting gaudy numbers, quarterback Joe Flacco has strung together two consecutive solid games, completing 67 percent of his passes for 524 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. His improved decision making,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:39 AM
Now that the NFL season is here, I’m putting a twist on my weekly Blogger on Blogger series. Each week, I will enlist a blogger who regularly writes about the Ravens’ opponent to help me break down the game. This week, I exchanged emails...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:49 PM
If the Ravens aren't still playing in late January, second-year kicker Justin Tucker will head to Hawaii for his first Pro Bowl. He’ll likely be joined by a couple of teammates who are familiar with the trip.
Tucker, right guard Marshal Yanda,...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:28 AM
In Sunday’s AFC championship game, two of the NFL's fastest teams -- in terms of what their offenses do between plays, not during -- will battle it out with a spot in the Super Bowl on the line.
The New England Patriots and Denver Broncos both...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:45 AM
There is a saying when it comes to Ozzie Newsome and the Ravens. No, not “In Ozzie We Trust,” but it has a similar refrain. It’s that the Ravens, who are respected across the NFL for their talent evaluation above all else, have shown...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Patriots at Broncos
49ers at Seahawks
Last week: 2-2
Broncos 34, Patriots 31
The Patriots have relied on their running game in recent weeks and it has been enough to get to this point. The difference for the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Our experts make their predictions for the NFL's conference championship games.
Monique Jones: Broncos 34, Patriots 31
The Patriots have relied on their running game in recent weeks and it has been enough to get to this point....
| Jan 19, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Major League Baseball's expanded video replay format has been front and center over the past week, but the NFC championship game on Sunday night magnified a huge glitch in the football challenge system.
In the fourth quarter, Seattle Seahawks receiver...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Richard Sherman has said he can name all the cornerbacks that were drafted ahead of him in the 2011 NFL draft, a long list that includes a trio of first-rounders in Arizona's Patrick Peterson, New York's Prince Amukamara and Baltimore's Jimmy Smith and...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Ray Rice of the Ravens and Marshawn Lynch of the Seattle Seahawks were widely viewed as two of the best running backs in the NFL entering 2013. While their running styles are different, both ranked near the top of the league in yards from scrimmage in...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Before day two of the first annual NFL Pro Bowl Draft began tonight, Ravens kicker Justin Tucker took to his Twitter account to campaign for one of the game’s captains, Deion Sanders, to take him with his first selection.
Tucker had to wait a...