| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Ravens 55, Raiders 20
Strategy: Dean Pees' unpredictable, innovative schemes were highlighted by lining up rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw at defensive tackle. And Pees' two-defensive-lineman, three-linebacker, six-defensive-back "dollar"...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 10:23 AM
The Ravens punctuated Sunday's 55-20 demolition of the Oakland Raiders with a fake field goal that holder Sam Koch turned into a touchdown with 5:40 left in the third quarter. But it wasn't the first time that the team had faked a kick. Koch converted a...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Eighteen NFL stadiums still feature natural grass, and one of those stadiums is Heinz Field, the site of Sunday night’s showdown between the Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
With a projected low of 35 degrees Sunday night, punter Sam Koch is...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 10:27 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Much has been made of quarterback Joe Flacco's struggles on the road, but he's beaten the Steelers with late drives in his last regular season visit to Heinz Field. He's also coming off a four-touchdown (three passing, one rushing)...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Sprinting downfield under control and in his coverage lane, keeping his eyes focused on his target, Ravens cornerback Chykie Brown broke down into a football position Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium.
As dangerous Kansas City Chiefs punt returner Javier...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 11:31 AM
Amid questions about the Dallas Cowboys’ lack of punch on offense and inability to produce turnovers on defense, another significant inquiry involves the identity of the team’s punter.
Starter Chris Jones has not played since spraining his...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:33 PM
PASSING GAME: The Ravens expect quarterback Joe Flacco to bounce back after he completed just 13-of-27 passing attempts and threw an interception in a 9-6 victory last Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. The Ravens have the eighth-best...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:33 PM
With the Ravens in their bye week, Baltimore Sun reporter Aaron Wilson takes an in-depth look at their 43-13 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday.
Strategy: The Ravens' approach was wildly ineffectual, struggling mightily against the AFC South-leading...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 6:17 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: The big question coming in is which Ravens' offense will show up. If it's the one from their three other road games this season, the Ravens could be in trouble. Quarterback Joe Flacco has thrown for 566 yards, two touchdowns and...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Over the last two weeks, the Ravens' starters have remained in preseason form.
The first-team offense has gotten in the end zone once on seven total drives. The first-team defense has barely touched the opposing quarterback while the secondary has...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 4:34 PM
For the better part of three years, veteran kicker Billy Cundiff and punter Sam Koch collaborated for the Ravens' special teams.
Cundiff would knock field goals through the uprights, and Koch was his holder.
The operation worked on 66 of 83 field-goal...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:39 PM
The fast ascension of rookie kicker Justin Tucker hasn't escaped the attention of retired Ravens Pro Bowl kicker Matt Stover. Tucker beat out former Pro Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff, displaying leg strength, accuracy and consistency in preseason games and...