| Nov 17, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Most of the characteristics that have defined what many consider the best rivalry in football remain unchanged. Make no mistake, the Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers still don't like each other.
The disdain is well-earned from years of hard hits, tough...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Whether it was another Haloti Ngata smackdown or a Ray Rice dive into the end zone, the new-look Ravens authoritatively placed a stamp on this season while moving on from years of losing to Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers....
| Dec 6, 2010
| 9:41 AM
The Ravens and Joe Flacco got blindsided by the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Flacco's fourth-quarter fumble -- which came when Steelers safety Troy Polamalu stripped him from behind -- let control of the AFC North slip from their hands in a 13-10 loss to...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 8:02 PM
As the Ravens enter unfamiliar territory — conducting a draft before free agency because of the lockout — team officials were asked if they were in agreement over the Ravens' biggest area of need.
Ravens coach John Harbaugh glanced at general...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 7:46 PM
In a rivalry defined by the big hits, it was the Ravens who knocked themselves out of their Super Bowl run.
A crushing third-down play in the fourth quarter and three third-quarter turnovers in their territory led to the Ravens' 31-24 self-destructing...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 12:00 PM
James Walker, who has a pretty sweet gig as ESPN's blogger for the AFC North, has put together his annual list of the top 40 players in the division. He has slowly been revealing his "Fab 40" all week, and he posted the final four players this afternoon....
| Jul 1, 2011
| 6:15 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Sep 16, 2011
| 9:08 AM
Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety Troy Polamalu confirmed with Pittsburgh reporters that he had been fined for his horse-collar tackle of Ravens running back Ricky Williams in the Ravens' 35-7 thrashing on Sunday. The amount of the fine was $15,000....
| Sep 17, 2011
| 7:28 PM
Ray Rice was in elementary school the first time he sat down in front of a chess set. He was 9-years-old.
His fifth grade teacher, Calvin Heyward, believed this small boy from New Rochelle, N.Y., was capable of great things, but Rice — whose...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:01 PM
Drafting and developing young players is the lifeblood of any successful NFL team, and there is no question the Ravens have a very good track record of not only landing good players with their first-round picks, but also unearthing hidden gems in the...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 7:00 AM
As the Ravens enjoyed their first weekend off since the bye week -- a prize for defeating two quality opponents in five days -- the rest of the AFC contenders held serve by winning their games on Sunday.
The New England Patriots, Houston Texans and...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 10:18 PM
Facing their outspoken former defensive coordinator in primetime, the Ravens defense delivered a dominant performance in a 34-17 victory that, believe it or not, made Rex Ryan sound subdued as he tackled tough questions at his post-game press conference....