| Jun 28, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Since entering the NFL as a second-round draft pick two seasons ago, Ravens defensive end Paul Kruger has contributed 12 tackles and just one memorable play -- an overtime interception against Dennis Dixon and the Steelers in 2009. But Kruger feels he...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:28 PM
Editor's note: This is the third in a series of profiles on Ravens draft picks whose first months as professionals have been disrupted by the NFL lockout. Coming next Sunday, Tyrod Taylor.
When Pernell McPhee arrived on campus at Itawamba Community...
| May 2, 2011
| 12:09 PM
Perhaps the best way to grade this year's Ravens draft is to look at the smile on the face of Eric DeCosta, who walked into the team's news conference on crutches after tearing his Achilles' tendon earlier this month.
"Once we got the Smith boys [Jimmy...
| May 3, 2011
| 9:00 AM
The Ravens did well in addressing needs during last weekend’s NFL draft. In the first two rounds, they added a supersized press cornerback in Jimmy Smith and a speedy receiver with big-play potential in Torrey Smith. But they still have holes to...
| May 22, 2012
| 8:30 AM
The Ravens began organized team activities Tuesday, marking the first time this offseason that the team's rookies have been on the practice field with veterans. These workouts at the team’s facility in Owings Mills are optional for veterans,...
| May 30, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Dean Pees has been through this before.
He was the linebackers coach for the New England Patriots when he learned that Tedy Bruschi, a Pro Bowl middle linebacker and one of the team's emotional leaders, had a stroke, putting both his 2005 season and...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:36 PM
The season was a whirlwind for the Ravens' 2011 class of rookies.
It swept them up when the NFL lockout ended last July and dropped them at The Castle in Owings Mills a day later for their first training camp. It carried them through a 12-4 season all...
| May 31, 2012
| 5:00 AM
I feel like I have to preface every one of these post-OTA observation blogs by offering the reminder that drawing any conclusions from these workouts would be foolish on my part. Still, some players clearly make a bigger impression than others and I can...
| May 31, 2012
| 9:42 AM
Can everyone just chill about all the Ravens missing from this week's OTAs?
Yes, there are some prominent names missing. Future Hall of Famers Ray Lewis and Ed Reed elected not to show up, which is a dog-bites-man story, since they hardly ever show at...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Much has been made around here -- and elsewhere too -- about which players have and haven’t been attending the Ravens’ voluntary organized team activities the past three weeks. The Ravens were missing seven players during their first OTA...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 6:20 PM
Quarterback Joe Flaccodid not attend the second day of the mandatory minicamp because his wife, Dana, had started to go into labor with their first child Wednesday morning.
"Joe got the call this morning," Ravens coach John Harbaugh said. "Obviously, the...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:01 PM
Drafting and developing young players is the lifeblood of any successful NFL team, and there is no question the Ravens have a very good track record of not only landing good players with their first-round picks, but also unearthing hidden gems in the...