| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:37 PM
Ravens defensive tackle Haloti Ngata had mapped out an ambitious plan, albeit one not readily apparent when he lumbered onto the practice field for a June minicamp.
Considerably heftier than usual after spending his offseason intentionally bulking up,...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 2:38 PM
Whenever Ravens Pro Bowl offensive guard Marshal Yanda looks across the line of scrimmage at the Dallas Cowboys' front seven or tilts his gaze toward their sideline Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium, he'll be greeted by a familiar sight.
No, the Cowboys'...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Jason Garrett was the hot coaching candidate who had everything the Ravens were seeking. He was a former NFL quarterback, Ivy League-educated and groomed in a football family. He was young and bright, and in just a couple of seasons as an NFL assistant,...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 6:15 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....
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:51 PM
It is a campaign season, but Dean Pees wasn't in the mood for ducking any questions about his defense, one of the worst in the NFL.
He didn't mince words.
"It makes me sick," said Pees, the first-year Ravens defensive coordinator, whose group is...
| 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...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The 2012 NFL draft is now just over a week away. Free agency has died down, and teams are shifting their focus to the draft to round out their rosters. The Ravens are no exception. Their primary needs are still the same as they were entering the...
| 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...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Not often have the Ravens, who reveled in wreaking havoc with their pass rush under former defensive coordinators like Rex Ryan and Chuck Pagano, gotten close enough to the quarterback to create chaos inside the pocket this season. Their current...
| 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,...