| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:14 AM
After enjoying more of a team mentality in college, first-year pros learn quickly during OTAs and minicamp that life in the NFL is spent mostly with your position groups.
The Ravens four first-year offensive lineman — fifth-round pick John...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 1:02 PM
During his rookie season last year, one of the toughest adjustments for Ravens outside linebacker John Simon was learning the nuances of pass coverage.
At Ohio State, the gritty former Big Ten Conference Player of the Year lined up at defensive end,...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:41 PM
While he was once a top-10 selection in the NFL draft, Eugene Monroe might not be in Baltimore today if not for compensatory picks.
Back in October, when the Ravens acquired the left tackle in a midseason trade with the Jacksonville Jaguars, they did...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston checks in for an offseason edition of his Q&A, answering your questions about the Ravens.
You often talk about the watered-down level of the players because of the 32 teams that now operate in the NFL. what is the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:55 AM
When the Ravens signed middle linebacker Daryl Smith this past spring, perhaps the biggest question was whether Smith would be able to stay healthy for all 16 games.
The 31-year-old had missed only four games in his career before a groin injury...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Ravens 26, Dolphins 23
STRATEGY: Ravens offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell recognized a need for a more balanced, methodical approach, calling a season-high 40 runs for 133 yards. Torrey Smith, Ray Rice and Deonte Thompson were targeted on 24 of 32...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Ravens running back Ray Rice and starting defensive end Chris Canty returned to practice today after being sidelined for a 30-9 win over the Houston Texans. Rice, who missed the game with a strained left hip flexor, said today that he expects to play...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 7:08 PM
Ravens star running back Ray Rice practiced Wednesday on a limited basis and said he plans to play Sunday against the Buffalo Bills, mapping out his return after missing one game with a strained left hip flexor.
Although Rice was regarded as close to...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Finally, in Sunday’s 34-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, the Ravens were able to use tight end Dennis Pitta as they originally envisioned before training camp kicked off. Pitta, in his fourth game back from hip surgery, played 63 snaps against the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome recently expressed a desire to get bigger along the interior offensive line during a state-of-the-team news conference.
The Ravens could accomplish that goal with imposing Mississippi State offensive guard Gabe...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 9:40 AM
When the Ravens played the Pittsburgh Steelers last month, Jameel McClain played his first game in nearly a year and took the majority of the snaps at weak-side linebacker in place of Josh Bynes, who sat out the game with an infected finger. After that...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Since suffering a hip injury against the Cleveland Browns in Week 2 and sitting out the following week against the Houston Texans, Ravens running back Ray Rice has played approximately 70 percent of the team’s offensive snaps, silencing the talk...