| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Standing inside the Ravens' locker room, outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil broke into laughter at the suggestion that he's a relative bargain as a free agent signing.
"A bargain?" Dumervil said. "I just come out and play the game of football, which I...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Ravens have maintained an expensive tradition of rewarding their top players with contracts that approach or exceed the gold standard as the highest in the NFL.
Besides quarterback Joe Flacco's blockbuster $120.6 million contract signed in March...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 11:19 AM
When the Ravens signed Corey Graham to a two-year, $4.204 million contract two years ago that included a $1.2 million signing bonus, they promised him a shot at a role beyond special teams.
Two years later, the former Chicago Bears Pro Bowl special-...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:42 PM
The Ravens aren’t traditionally averse to using the franchise tag, frequently employing the designation to avoid losing players to free agency and buy time to hammer out contracts.
Nearly one year after they didn’t have to use the tag before...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Yeah, we know. The game isn't in Baltimore. And whether you've moved on and are just excited for the season to kick off or you're still in a deep state of depression, there's only one thing to do: drink.
So, why not make it fun? Follow these rules and...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:34 AM
The mass exodus from the Ravens roster after their Super Bowl victory was triggered by familiar culprits.
The age of key veterans and a lack of salary cap space forced the Ravens into bargain-hunting mode as they overhauled a championship squad. A...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:13 AM
The Ravens wouldn’t be walking into Sports Authority Field at Mile High as the defending Super Bowl champions Thursday night had they not been dominant when it mattered in the most important 20 yards of the field.
Last season, the Ravens had one...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:33 AM
A look at what other media outlets are saying about the Ravens' loss to the Denver Broncos in the season opener Thursday night.
* Yahoo Sports' Frank Schwab doesn't think the Ravens could have started their Super Bowl title defense in a worse way than...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:23 AM
The local uproar surrounding Anquan Boldin’s performance against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday was both predictable and understandable. However, I’m not sure the attention is in the right place. The Ravens clearly used the money that they...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Dolphins 23, Browns 10
Strategy: With a new head coach in Rob Chudzinski and new coordinators in Norv Turner and Ray Horton, the Browns will look a little different than they did a year ago. Offensively, the Browns used a variety of formations and their...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:59 AM
Now that the NFL season is here, I’m putting a twist on my weekly Blogger on Blogger series. Each week, I hope to enlist a blogger who regularly writes about the Ravens' opponent to help me break down the game. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:25 PM
For four years, Paul Kruger chased after quarterback Joe Flacco in practice, but Flacco’s bright red non-contact jersey was a reminder to hit the brakes if he shook free of an offensive tackle and got a lane to the quarterback.
He has always...