| Mar 10, 2013
| 7:13 PM
Try to imagine the Ravens defense next season without Ray Lewis. Now try to imagine it without Ed Reed, too. No, I can't do it, either.
One thing's for sure: the Ravens are at a delicate point in their long relationship with the moody free safety with...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Joe Flacco had just put his signature ona six-year contract that could pay him as much as $120.6 million and the NFL’s newly-minted highest paid player had big plans to celebrate.
“I'm going to drive home tonight and just go out to dinner...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 10:27 PM
Ravens veteran free safety Ed Reed has never embraced a conventional approach.
So the Louisiana native wasn't keen on the idea of retiring after a Super Bowl victory in front of his family and friends.
Following the Ravens' 34-31 victory over the...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Harford County's Matt "Fan Man" Andrews is no stranger to the Super Bowl.
The Forest Hill resident and "Godfather" of Baltimore Ravens super fans won two tickets to the team's first Super Bowl appearance in 2001 in Tampa, Fla., live on TV with Carson...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:33 PM
There are few remaining links on the roster and the coaching staff from the Ravens' Super Bowl XXXV championship squad.
On the football field, of course, there's star inside linebacker Ray Lewis.
He's the last player from the 2000 roster still on...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:22 PM
For most Ravens fans from Harford County heading to New Orleans, this weekend's trip is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Not for Ron Pieper – he's headed to his seventh Super Bowl, so he should be able to give some pointers to the other...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 12:45 PM
As a lifelong fan of football, history and the Pittsburgh Steelers, I was compelled to root against the New England Patriots Monday because their owner and coach once received just a slap on the wrist for their lack of integrity. I remember the AFC...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Whether it is wearing the same unwashed jersey, eating the same food or drinking the same beverage, superstitious fans of the Super Bowl-bound Baltimore Ravens feel like they have something to do with the three consecutive playoff victories.
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:00 PM
The Ravens coaching staff might be a victim of the front office's success and its ability to draft or sign good players.
You never hear John Harbaugh mentioned as a possible NFL Coach of the Year. Brian Billick was never a serious candidate either, even...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Dennis Pitta is enjoying the kind of year others might envy with career highs in catches and receiving yards and a shared franchise record for touchdowns by a tight end. And it's the kind of year he said he envisioned in the preseason.
""You don't go...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 4:00 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 playoff-bound Ravens have...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 9:45 AM
The general rule of thumb in the NFL is that it takes about three years for a wide receiver to develop into an everyday contributor. The same could apply to Dennis Pitta.
The Ravens' fourth-round selection in the 2010 NFL draft, Pitta has begun to...