| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Shawne Merriman dreamed of becoming either a professional football player or a professional wrestler while growing up in Upper Marlboro.
While his NFL dream was completed with his retirement last year, his wrestling dream is on its way to becoming a...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:26 PM
As the Ravens await word from the NFL on potential discipline for Ray Rice stemming from a domestic violence incident, coach John Harbaugh expressed confidence that the league will be fair to the three-time Pro Bowl running back.
Rice is facing a...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:24 PM
It is early in the preseason, so it's OK to dream at this point.
After an impressive drive on their only series together as starters, the Ravens had something to smile about Thursday night in the preseason opener against the San Francisco 49ers....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Kyle Juszczyk trudged off the Ravens' practice field as a rookie fullback a year ago, thoroughly frustrated after a training camp blocking drill in which he was stonewalled repeatedly by linebackers and safeties.
In the middle of Juszczyk's unconvincing...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Composed and seemingly contrite, Ravens running back Ray Rice apologized to his wife, Janay, and insisted that their physical altercation in February was a one-time incident from which he has grown. He also vowed to become a vocal advocate against...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The Ravens finished the 2013 season with the 12th-ranked defense in the NFL, but they didn't have the usual swagger.
They didn't intimidate anybody. They couldn't stop the run. They gave up big plays. They couldn't get off the field in crunch time of...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Days prior to his first NFL preseason game, Ravens rookie inside linebacker C.J. Mosley acknowledged just how high he's set his ambitions.
He wants to become the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year.
"That is one of my goals, but that's just a personal...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:03 AM
Ravens running back Ray Rice has arrived at a career crossroads.
He's dominated headlines for all the wrong reasons this offseason, and he's coming off the worst season of his career.
Now, Rice enters a season in which he's been suspended for the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The NFL will experiment with a potential rule change involving extra points in the first two weeks of the preseason. The ball will be moved from the 2-yard line to the 15-yard line, making an extra point the equivalent of a 33-yard field goal.
| Aug 2, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Some of our representatives in Congress have started to weigh in on the NFL’s decision to suspend running back Ray Rice for only two games, as if they don’t have enough to do already.
There is fighting the Middle East, a confrontation in...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:31 AM
His knees no longer ache the way they used to.
Unlike his first two NFL offseasons, when he had knee and groin procedures, Ravens outside linebacker Pernell McPhee didn't have to undergo any surgeries this offseason.
And McPhee attributes his health...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Only a scaled-down version of new offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak's playbook was revealed Thursday night, but the Ravens' overhauled offense got positive reviews.
Based on the limited sample of 10 plays during the Ravens' opening drive against the San...