| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The walls of Ravens coach John Harbaugh's office are decorated by framed slogans he cites frequently in speeches to his team. His phone and computer contain dozens of other motivational quotes that he passed along to his players during their weeks apart...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Ravens' top decision makers are always preaching about the importance of roster competition. They want it at every position, not just for starting roles but for special teams units and back-end roster spots.
Heading into training camp which...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:23 AM
Dennis Pitta was in constant motion throughout the Ravens' offseason practices, making it difficult to get an accurate read on where he would line up from play to play.
Signed to a five-year, $32 million contract in March, the tight end is expected to...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:29 AM
There was plenty made last season of the relative disappearance of the deep ball from the Ravens’ offense.
What had been one of quarterback Joe Flacco’s biggest strengths – his ability to find his receivers down the field with strong...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Now that the Houston Texans have cut former starting quarterback T.J. Yates, there's a lot of talk about whether he'll be reunited with Ravens offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak in Baltimore.
It makes a lot of sense.
Yates has made five regular-...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Owen Daniels remembers one of the first times he went on camera to deliver the weather. For a guy who makes his living on the football field, it was a nerve-racking experience. Like most first-timers, he said, he butchered his performance, blaming it,...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:23 AM
Major League Baseball should go on hiatus during the World Cup. Honestly, is anyone paying attention to a Monday night game in St. Petersburg? I was appalled that the bar I was at last night had the Orioles on even though no one was watching. How dumb....
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Standing in the middle of the Ravens' practice field Tuesday, offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak directed traffic by pointing his fingers and huddling frequently with quarterback Joe Flacco.
The hiring of Kubiak in late January was a dramatic change...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Only a handful of people within the Ravens' front office and coaching staff truly know the team's priorities this evening, when the team picks at No. 17 in the NFL draft. When you take into account the 16 other teams drafting ahead of them, the...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:18 PM
The Ravens drafted Colorado State tight end Crockett Gillmore in the third round with the 99th overall pick.
Gillmore is a large tight end at 6-foot-6, 260 pounds who ran the 40-yard dash in 4.85 seconds at the NFL scouting combine and then improved his...
| May 11, 2014
| 3:51 PM
An average football team had an average draft.
The Ravens came away from the annual event held over the weekend with nine rookies, but only two — linebacker C.J. Mosley and safety Terrence Brooks — will have immediate impact. A third,...
| May 16, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Growing up in Texas, Crockett Gillmore was a highly-decorated athlete as an all-state defensive end and wide receiver who was also the district high jump champion.
Where Gillmore didn’t have a background was at tight end.