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  • Super Bowl will come down to the team with the better defense

    Super Bowl will come down to the team with the better defense
    It's hard to root against Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning because of his sustained standard of success. He runs the offense like a conductor leads a symphony. At this point in his career, he's the hero we'd like to see walk off in the sunset...
  • What's next? Ravens say team won't splinter apart despite losing skid

    What's next? Ravens say team won't splinter apart despite losing skid
    Mired in a three-game losing streak and nowhere close to resembling their Super Bowl championship form, the Ravens continue skidding further downward. Have they found rock bottom with half their schedule remaining or is there a lower depth the Ravens...
  • Ravens get glimpse of wide receiver class at Senior Bowl

    Ravens get glimpse of wide receiver class at Senior Bowl
    -- From his prime vantage point Monday afternoon at Fairhope Stadium, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome could watch the kind of wide receiver he covets. The Ravens have identified a need for a reliable, versatile presence on third downs to complement...
  • Joe Flacco earned the big contract, but he needs a supporting cast

    Joe Flacco earned the big contract, but he needs a supporting cast
    The answer to one of the biggest questions about the 2013 season is almost clear now. Did Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco earn the $120.6 million contract he signed during the offseason? Absolutely. Can he carry a team? No. If he could, the Ravens would...
  • Ravens try to jump start the running game with pistol formation

    Ravens try to jump start the running game with pistol formation
    In an attempt to find some way to get their sluggish running game going while also sticking with the three-wide sets that quarterback Joe Flacco has typically thrived in, the Ravens tried something new in Sunday’s 24-18 loss to the Cleveland Browns....
  • The Ravens need a little hope if they want to return to the postseason

    The Ravens need a little hope if they want to return to the postseason
    Ravens fans are living on the hopes of last season. After the team's 24-18 loss to the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, there isn't much left. You never give up on a team in the unpredictable world of the NFL, especially with eight games remaining, but there...
  • Rebuilding the Ravens' offensive line is an exercise in patience

    Rebuilding the Ravens' offensive line is an exercise in patience
    When Joe Flacco takes his first snap Sunday, he will line up behind a left tackle who 10 weeks ago was toiling away in Jacksonville, a left guard who has already made as many stops as an Amtrak train, and a center who two years ago was blocking small-...
  • Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton following similar path to Flacco

    Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton following similar path to Flacco
    When Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton was drafted in the second round three years ago, his arrival was accompanied by many questions surrounding a lack of ideal size and arm strength. Much like Dalton, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco had to deal...
  • The Ravens need a lot of things but they really need a playmaker

    The Ravens need a lot of things but they really need a playmaker
    It was inevitable. As soon as the Ravens endured a losing streak without Ray Lewis, there was going to be a barrage of questions about leadership. But after eight games, the most pressing issue for the Ravens is where are the playmakers? Questions...
  • Big flaw in NFL replay system exposed

    Big flaw in NFL replay system exposed
    Major League Baseball's expanded video replay format has been front and center over the past week, but the NFC championship game on Sunday night magnified a huge glitch in the football challenge system. In the fourth quarter, Seattle Seahawks receiver...
  • Houston Texans release safety Ed Reed

    Houston Texans release safety Ed Reed
    Veteran free safety Ed Reed’s disappointing tenure with the Houston Texans officially ended Tuesday when he was released after a spiral that included the former Ravens defensive icon being scratched from the starting lineup and criticizing the...
  • Ravens-Bears game resumes after nearly two-hour delay due to severe weather

    Ravens-Bears game resumes after nearly two-hour delay due to severe weather
    Once the severe weather subsided and the tornado watch was lifted after a two-hour delay to Sunday’s game at Soldier Field, the Ravens’ momentum evaporated. The defending Super Bowl champions squandered a 10-0 lead in the first quarter after...