| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Lost amid most of the talk about the Ravens’ overhaul of their Super Bowl-winning defense is the fact that during the regular season, last year’s group was serviceable on its best days and extremely vulnerable on its worst.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Under Armour's Investor Day featured videos set to thumping music, a guest appearance by New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and bold promises layered on top of unfettered optimism.
Most importantly, though, the event Wednesday at the sports...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:35 AM
The common conclusion from the Ravens’ decision to re-sign Bryant McKinnie was that the organization wasn’t yet comfortable with the idea of Kelechi Osemele starting at left tackle. I’m sure there is plenty of truth to that even though...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I couldn’t help but notice a couple of trends with the Ravens’ four offseason additions so far.
First, the Ravens signed four players who were cut by other teams this past offseason. Why is that significant, other than the chips they might...
| May 8, 2013
| 12:24 PM
I clicked onto the Ravens website this morning and saw “Flacco vs. Big Ben” splashed across my screen.
With the NFL draft now behind us and not much going on in the next couple of months, it looks like we are now in the compare-and-...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:37 AM
You know how you wake up on Sunday morning and enjoy the challenge of trying to complete the crossword puzzle or the Sudoku in the newspaper? That’s how NFL defensive coordinators and coaches when they wake up in the morning feel about the read-...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:48 AM
Sportswriters inevitably get the question: How do you cover teams you once loved as a fan?
The standard answer is that you stop rooting for the jersey and start rooting for the best story. That’s true to a point but incomplete. It’s near...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:41 AM
Uncoiling his upper body and legs with a powerful charge, Elvis Dumervil steamrolls offensive tackles with his trademark bull rush.
The Ravens' Pro Bowl pass rusher immediately generates forward movement with his initial push off the line of scrimmage,...
| May 9, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Kevin Plank may have sold the first Under Armour shirts from the back of his car, but as his reach has grown, so too have his wheels: These days, he jets around the world, recently to five Asian cities in six days, but managed to get back home to...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 11:12 AM
When Joe Flacco said on a recent WNST radio program that he has to think he's the best quarterback in the NFL, it made perfect sense to me. If you're going to have a chance to beat Tom Brady at Gillette Stadium in the AFC Championship Game, you...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 10:02 PM
This time, the late game heartbreak belonged to the New England Patriots and wide left turned into just right.
Rookie kicker Justin Tucker barely kept a 27-yard field goal inside the right upright as time expired to give the Ravens a frantic 31-30...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 10:02 PM
They wanted the New England Patriots, told the world that they would beat them and then went into their stadium and dominated the second half as no visiting team had ever done.
It didn't seem possible when they limped into the postseason losers of...