| Nov 17, 2012
| 10:27 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Much has been made of quarterback Joe Flacco's struggles on the road, but he's beaten the Steelers with late drives in his last regular season visit to Heinz Field. He's also coming off a four-touchdown (three passing, one rushing)...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 7:36 AM
The football never hit the ground in the fourth quarter for Charlie Batch. The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback connected on every pass attempt, except when free safety Ed Reed intercepted him in the end zone.
It was a slow burn for the Ravens...
| 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...
| 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 9, 2011
| 1:30 PM
I'm not very good at making preseason predictions. Two years ago, I picked the Giants to beat the Chargers in the Super Bowl. Last season, I wrote a column saying the Ravens would go all the way, and they might have had they not fallen apart against the...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 3:00 AM
The dress rehearsals are over. Sunday's season opener is the real deal. The Ravens and Steelers danced three times a year ago, and when they partner up again at M&T Bank Stadium, an early lead in the AFC North and plenty of bumps and bruises will be at...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Separated by just 44 picks in the 2010 draft, Ed Dickson and Dennis Pitta still bring a tag-team dimension to the Ravens a year later.
Indeed, it seems fitting the Ravens will try to replace two-time Pro Bowl tight end Todd Heap this season with a...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Ravens OTs Bryant McKinnie and Michael Oher vs. Steelers OLBs James Harrison and LaMarr Woodley: To beat the Steelers, you have to at least slow their pass rush and neutralize Harrison and Woodley. Both players have outstanding burst and can squeeze...