| Jul 27, 2012
| 9:36 AM
With Terrell Suggs likely sidelined for all of 2012, the Ravens will turn to rookie Courtney Upshaw to fill the pass rushing void left by the 2011 NFL Defensive Player of the Year.
Although he’s not trying to replace Suggs, Upshaw will need to step...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Joe Flacco’s accuracy was scrutinized throughout the 2011 season, from his 15-for-32 passing performance in a Week 2 loss to the Tennessee Titans to the AFC divisional round win over the Houston Texans, in which Flacco connected with receivers on...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 5:05 PM
In one corner is a soft-spoken 27-year-old who was the biggest surprise of last year's training camp. Cary Williams, who went undrafted out of Division II Washburn and was later plucked from the Tennessee Titans' practice squad, started every game for the...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 6:00 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....
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:00 AM
With the loss of Ed Dickson (sprained right shoulder) and Dennis Pitta (broken right hand) for the remainder of the preseason, the thought was that the Ravens would scour the free-agent market to fortify the tight end position.
But that’s not...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Football is a game of risk for Cary Williams. The Ravens starting cornerback relies on his instincts on the field for when to gamble and when to play it safe
Williams is applying that approach to how he conducts his business off the field, declining...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 1:48 PM
The numbers aren’t pretty. Through six games, the Ravens are allowing nearly 400 total yards per game and rank near the bottom of the league in a handful of major categories. Sure, they have given up 19.7 points per game, 11th in the NFL, which...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:23 PM
The Ravens are the sudden darlings of the NFL after they pulverized the Cincinnati Bengals in a prime time setting on Monday night. But as they prepare for a Philadelphia Eagles team that barely edged the Cleveland Browns in their season opener, recent...
| 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 20, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Former Buffalo Bills outside linebacker Shawne Merriman visited the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.
The 49ers wound up signing linebacker Eric Bakhtiari with outside linebacker Clark Haggans...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Arthur Jones III could easily take his answer in a somber direction.
The Ravens defensive end has just been asked to imagine how his mother, blind from diabetes the last three years, will experience Sunday's game against the New England Patriots....
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:49 AM
It's been a tough year already for linebackers
First, it was Brian Cushing. Then, Ray Lewis.
And, now, Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee and Carolina Panthers linebacker Jon Beason are done for the season.
The Cowboys placed Lee, an emerging young...