| Dec 26, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Timing up his blitz perfectly to coincide with the snap, Ravens inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe barreled through the center-guard gap to deck New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning for a 9-yard loss Sunday.
Although the first-quarter sack was...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:44 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Dec 25, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Ravens 33, Giants 14Ravens 33, Giants 14
Strategy: Offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell finally put his creative stamp on the offense, orchestrating season highs with 533 yards of total offense and 224 rushing yards. That included an option pitchout...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Courtney Upshaw once lived in a house with no electricity or running water. He slept some nights on a worn couch that barely contained his growing frame. He arrived at the University of Alabama with little more than the clothes he was wearing.
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Art Modell, the owner who brought the Ravens to Baltimore, and Jonathan Ogden, the team's first-ever draft pick, were among 15 modern-era finalists announced Friday for the 2013 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The announcement, which came four...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Ravens rookie backup running back Bernard Pierce bolted through a gaping hole created by fullback Vonta Leach and offensive guard Marshal Yanda, and he didn't stop until he reached the New York Giants' one-yard line.
It was a career-high 78 yard run...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 7:16 PM
There was only one brief moment when it appeared that Torrey Smith's decision to play might backfire.
After catching a 43-yard pass from quarterback Joe Flacco and getting his helmet yanked back by New York Giants cornerback Corey Webster more than...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Ravens free safety Ed Reed has been fined $55,000 for his hit on New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, two sources with knowledge of the situaton confirmed.
Part of the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year's shoulder glanced off of Cruz's...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:03 AM
March 21, 1961: Modell bought the Browns for just under $4 million.
Aug. 18, 1962: Modell proposed and staged pro football's first preseason doubleheader at Cleveland Stadium. The Browns played the Steelers in one game and the Lions faced the Cowboys...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 2:46 PM
The free agency exodus from the Ravens' roster wasn't expected to necessarily include starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe.
With middle linebacker Ray Lewis retired and Jameel McClain still not cleared to play football yet following a December...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Ravens running back Bernard Pierce made a concerted effort to increase his size, strength and, particularly, his speed following an encouraging rookie season.
The primary backup to Pro Bowl runner Ray Rice has accomplished those goals, according to...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 1:35 PM
The Ravens have scheduled a silent tribute for former majority owner Art Modell, a public viewing Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium.
Modell died natural causes at 4 a.m. Thursday morning at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was 87.
The viewing of Modell's casket on...