| Feb 28, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Remember three years ago when Rex Ryan, who had just been hired as head coach of the New York Jets, showed up at Bart Scott’s home in Owings Mills shortly after midnight -- minutes after the free agency period began -- and told the free agent he...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 8:00 AM
There could be change for the Ravens this offseason, especially with former defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano becoming head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. With Pagano in Baltimore, there were only two other AFC head coaches who knew the Ravens system...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 7:00 AM
In the last installment of our position-by-position free agency primers, we will look at the safeties. The Ravens will likely have holes to fill at safety, but they aren’t going to be in the market for a high-priced free agent, not with Ed Reed...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:10 PM
The Ravens' goal was to re-sign Pro Bowl left guard Ben Grubbs before he officially hits the open market with hundreds of other NFL free agents Tuesday at 4 p.m. Now almost out of time and with seemingly no indication that Grubbs is willing to eschew free...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:00 AM
After a wild first week in free agency that was punctuated with Peyton Manning signing with the Denver Broncos, we have a better idea of what needs teams will address in April’s NFL draft. So now seems like a good time for our second mock draft of...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 2:36 PM
Having already lost two defensive starters and two key reserves to free agency, the Ravens moved today to keep an unheralded yet steady member of their defense, agreeing to terms with inside linebacker Jameel McClain.
“It’s great," McClain...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:14 AM
The world's nicest NFL Player met the New York media Monday and charmed everyone in the room. And considering the room was the cavernous Jetsindoor practice facility, crammed with enough TV cameras, tape recorders and notebook-wielding reporters to...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 10:16 AM
I don't profess to be an expert on long distance running. I do know that I have been extremely lucky in my sports writing career to have met one of the greatest long distance/marathon runners in the world the late Norwegian Grete Waitz. This nine-time New...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 6:09 PM
Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti continued to express optimism that the team will sign Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata to an extension.
But Bisciotti sounded surprised that the deal hasn't happened already.
"I'm having a hard time giving away $60...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 8:06 AM
Rex Ryan sure loves ex-Ravens.
Eron Riley, who earned a spot on the Ravens' practice squad 2009 as an undrafted wide receiver from Duke, was signed today by the Jets off the Broncos' practice squad.
The Jets were a little thin at wide receiver after...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Jarret Johnson still grimaces when he thinks about it.
For as long as he could remember, he'd been a strong guy. Some of it was country strength, the kind of muscles you build when you grow up in in a small Florida town on the Gulf of Mexico, raised by a...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Thanks to three touchdown drives by the first-team offense and a last-minute drive led by Tyrod Taylor, the Ravens overcame a 14-point first-quarter deficit to win their alleged preseason rivalry game against the Redskins, 34-31. Here is what is on my...