| Sep 16, 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 will play their...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:19 PM
Bring back Frank Walker.
For those who are overly concerned about the Ravens problems in the secondary, that puts it all in perspective.
It could be worse.
Walker, nicknamed "Backdraft" because he was always getting burned, could be the starting...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Look to San Francisco
Los Angeles Times
The player with the most to prove is 49ers quarterback Alex Smith, who has a chance to redefine himself with another outstanding season. Smith, the No. 1 overall pick in 2005, finally broke through...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Ryan and Kubiak
It is difficult to argue with the choices of the players who were polled by The Sporting News.
Gary Kubiak (underrated) has not won big in the postseason, but he runs a solid program, develops players and...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Ravens fans placated by the NFL’s decision to award the franchise with three prime-time games at M&T Bank Stadium may raise their hackles when they read an analysis piece on NFL.com.
Gregg Rosenthal, the website’s Around the League editor,...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 5:59 PM
A football coach to the core, John Harbaugh loves motivational quotes and uplifting slogans.
He has some printed on T-shirts and others are framed and strategically placed in his office or around the Ravens' training facility.
One of his favorites,...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Boston drama never ends
This one's not even close — the Red Sox are beyond dysfunctional.
Once considered baseball's model franchise after winning two titles in four years, the Red Sox are a mess. The team...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:00 AM
When Jameel McClain was an unrestricted free agent in March, there was a sentiment that the inside linebacker, who had started 31 of the Ravens’ 32 games over the past two seasons, could be courted by a pair of former defensive-coordinators-turned-...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Finally, after months of teams poking and prodding NFL draft prospects, scouts picking apart players they had previously pumped up, and media folks like me doing hours of homework trying to make sense of it all, the 2012 NFL draft is less than 48 hours...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:13 PM
After three years as a volunteer assistant, former Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Larry Webster Jr. has been named Poly's new head football coach.
Webster, 43, succeeds Roger Wrenn, who retired in December after leading the Engineers to the Class 4A...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Two weeks out from their first practice of training camp, the Ravens have just $606,858 available under the salary cap if they hope to, as they seem to do every year, acquire a key veteran before the start of this season. Of course, they could potentially...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:43 PM
When the Ravens made Ray Lewis their second-ever draft pick, they knew they were getting a highly productive player from the talent-rich University of Miami. What they could not have known was that Lewis would become perhaps the greatest middle linebacker...