| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:31 PM
The education of Ravens rookie free safety Matt Elam is approaching a pivotal early phase, a moment he intends to be ready for.
The first-round draft pick already knows what's heading his way Sunday against the Houston Texans at M&T Bank Stadium. He'...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 5:28 AM
The Ravens don’t use injuries as an excuse, and nor should their fans. However, it is pretty amazing to look at how hard their defense has been hit this season. It’s hardly the only reason, but it has to be considered when discussing why...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:57 AM
The 2012-13 Ravens will be well represented Wednesday when the team travels to the White House to be honored by President Barack Obama for its 34-31 victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII on Feb. 3.
Linebacker Ray Lewis, who retired...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 5:04 PM
The Ravens arrived at their team facility in Owings Mills Monday morning, short on sleep but long on adrenaline and anticipation.
It had been less than 24 hours since the Ravens' 28-13 victory over the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium in the AFC...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 5:21 PM
Ravens 27, Patriots 24
Patriots are ticked after that shocking home loss to the Cardinals. But losing to Philly left the Ravens testy all week, too. And the Ravens don't lose at home. Usually.
Patriots 19, Ravens 13
| Sep 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In this game-day staple, blogger Matt Vensel makes four sometimes-courageous predictions for the game. All he asks is that you don’t hold it against him whenever those predictions end up being embarrassingly wrong.
The Ravens get a chance for...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Ravens running back Bernard Pierce made a concerted effort to increase his size, strength and, particularly, his speed following an encouraging rookie season.
The primary backup to Pro Bowl runner Ray Rice has accomplished those goals, according to...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Edward Reed was a mess.
Jeanne Hall — the woman the Ravens safety calls a second mother — can't find any other way to put it when she thinks back to the classes he missed and the assignments he disregarded as a freshman at Destrehan High....
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Several NFL head coaches and five general managers were fired during the infamous "Black Monday," the day after the last regular-season games.
The carnage included Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid, a mentor and former boss of Ravens coach John...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:04 PM
The Ravens' penchant for collecting yellow flags this season is a source of worry for coach John Harbaugh, who himself has been penalized twice for unsportsmanlike conduct. One of those penalties was declined, but there is no denying the Ravens have...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 2:31 PM
One week after outside linebacker Sergio Kindle was active for the Ravens' 24-23 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, the former second-round draft pick was a healthy scratch for tonight's game against the New England Patriots at M&T Bank Stadium.