| Sep 24, 2011
| 11:29 AM
RAVENS RUN OFFENSE VS. RAMS RUN DEFENSE: The Rams' rush defense is last in the NFL, having surrendered an average of 177.5 yards. St. Louis could be the ideal opponent for the Ravens to reestablish their running game, which was ineffective last week in...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Torrey Smith torched the Rams in Week 3, catching five passes for 152 yards and three touchdowns. Now he is burning up the waiver wire, and you can be sure that someone will claim him in your fantasy league.
I got a text message shortly after midnight...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 5:10 PM
The Ravens are in an enviable position as they head into their bye weekend. They are 3-1 and in first place of the AFC North. They have already beaten the two teams — Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets — that played for the conference...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 4:30 AM
RAVENS RUN OFFENSE VS. TEXANS RUN DEFENSE: Fullback Vonta Leach, who spent four seasons with the Texans, has undoubtedly given his Ravens’ teammates and coaches plenty of advice on how to run the ball against Houston. The Texans’ rush...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Free agency began four weeks ago today (though after waiting days and days and days for the Ravens to make moves, it feels like it started four months ago). The Ravens lost three starters during the first week of free agency and a few reserves. But they...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 11:56 AM
The Ravens have been unkind to opposing running backs this season.
The Ravens have allowed an average of 76.6 yards per game thus far, which ranks third in the league. Only the Dallas Cowboys (69.6) and the San Francisco 49ers (74.7) have been tougher...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 5:25 AM
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs said we should feel free to use his sound bite as we see fit.
I took him up on the offer.
I typed it up and read it to Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
"All hats off to the Pittsburgh Steelers. We...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 5:33 AM
• Mike Florio and Gregg Rosenthal of NBC Sports' ProFootballTalk are split on which team will win between the Ravens and Steelers.
Florio's take: The Steelers carry a four-game winning streak into a game for which they may not have four healthy...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:27 PM
Chuck Pagano has spent all week planning how to pound Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, slow down wide receiver Mike Wallace and limit Rashard Mendenhall to less than 50 rushing yards against the Ravens for a fourth straight game.
But the Ravens...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 12:59 PM
The YouTube video just keeps going and going. Running back Jordan Todman is taking handoff after handoff, pitch after pitch, often carrying the ball deep into the opposition's secondary.
It was 2010 and Todman and his Connecticut team — led by...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:18 AM
The Ravens and Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice agreed to a five-year, $40 million extension Monday. Here’s what other news outlets are saying about the big deal, which makes Rice one of the NFL’s highest-paid backs.
** Matt Williamson of ESPN&...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 4:55 PM
After 4 games, look out
At first, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will be tentative and not the superior back he once was. But after four games, look out. I would expect him to run wild in the last 12 games, especially when...