| 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-...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 9:28 PM
Ravens strong safety Bernard Pollard lived up to his intimidating reputation as one of the hardest hitters in the NFL, knocking New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley out of Sunday's AFC championship game with a devastating fourth-quarter tackle....
| Jan 20, 2013
| 8:52 PM
Baltimore Sun staff members analyze the Ravens' 28-13 win over the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game.
Matt Vensel, blogger/reporter: You couldn't have scripted this any better. A storybook ending for Ray Lewis. A redemption tale for...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:33 AM
It almost seems wrong to complain about the telecast of a game that ended as happily as Sunday’s AFC championship victory by the Baltimore Ravens 28-13 over the New England Patriots.
But CBS Sports once again failed to deliver the...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The NFL offseason heats up on Tuesday when the free agency period begins and the NFL draft will take place next month. In anticipation of those events, blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will look at six key positions the Ravens might address in free agency...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 8:28 PM
The Ravens' blockbuster $120.6 million contract with quarterback Joe Flacco is an arrangement banking on his future potential and not just how he engineered a Super Bowl victory.
Because Flacco is entering the prime of his career at 28 years old, the...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Ed Reed sure seems to be serious about exploring his options on the open market.
As I write this, the free-agent safety is in Houston, where the Texans have rolled out the red carpet for the likely future Hall-of-Famer. They scooped him up in a...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs has never hidden his contempt for the New England Patriots.
He has repeatedly taken jabs at Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and characterized the AFC East franchise as "arrogant" following the AFC championship game...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
three -- touchdown passes Joe Flacco needs in the Super Bowl to tie the record for most in one postseason.
Joe Flacco can win his first Super...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:16 AM
It's never a good thing when an opposing player is honored by the NFL for his performance.
In the Ravens' case, though, it was predictable that Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning would be singled out for tying the NFL single-game record with...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:26 PM
The Cleveland Browns kept coming in waves at Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, blitzing him on nearly half of his dropbacks last Sunday and also harassing him when they rushed just four of their front seven. The Browns sacked him four times,...