| Dec 25, 2013
| 11:12 AM
The Ravens secondary traveled to Detroit for its Dec. 16 game with a bull's-eye firmly affixed on it.
Not only would third-year cornerback Jimmy Smith try to blanket the planet's greatest receiver, Calvin Johnson. Critics waited gleefully for rookie...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:19 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:58 AM
During the Ravens' 41-7 loss to the New England Patriots last week, there were a few major defensive breakdowns.
The Ravens limited quarterback Tom Brady to one touchdown pass and 172 passing yards, his second-lowest total of the season.
| Dec 28, 2013
| 3:54 PM
The last time Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton squared off against the Ravens' defense, he left M&T Bank Stadium thoroughly flustered.
Dalton was harassed into several mistakes, including three interceptions, and was sacked five times....
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:28 AM
In Sunday’s AFC championship game, two of the NFL's fastest teams -- in terms of what their offenses do between plays, not during -- will battle it out with a spot in the Super Bowl on the line.
The New England Patriots and Denver Broncos both...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Head coach John Harbaugh and other Ravens officials have been mostly mum about the process of finding a replacement for offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell, and the characteristics the organization is looking for in its next hire.
However, one thing...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Patriots at Broncos
49ers at Seahawks
Last week: 2-2
Broncos 34, Patriots 31
The Patriots have relied on their running game in recent weeks and it has been enough to get to this point. The difference for the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Our experts make their predictions for the NFL's conference championship games.
Monique Jones: Broncos 34, Patriots 31
The Patriots have relied on their running game in recent weeks and it has been enough to get to this point....
| Jan 18, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Standing by a bench late in the Ravens' season finale, quarterback Joe Flacco frowned and shook his head in disgust.
An errant pass intended for and thrown well behind wide receiver Torrey Smith had just landed in the hands of Cincinnati Bengals...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Richard Sherman has said he can name all the cornerbacks that were drafted ahead of him in the 2011 NFL draft, a long list that includes a trio of first-rounders in Arizona's Patrick Peterson, New York's Prince Amukamara and Baltimore's Jimmy Smith and...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Under Armour's house just got a lot bigger.
The Baltimore-based sports apparel company announced Tuesday that it has signed the University of Notre Dame, one of the nation's most popular college football programs, to a 10-year exclusive deal to design...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Regarding Mike Preston's column on Joe Flacco and the Wildcat offense ("Wildcat might give Ravens QB Joe Flacco the kick he needs," Nov. 24), I believe he is looking at this whole Wildcat ordeal the wrong way.
Joe Flacco and the Ravens offense has...