| 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...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:11 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
77 -- The percentage of targets caught by Brandon Stokley when he lined up as a slot receiver last season.
Of all receivers who ran at...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 11:23 AM
After three playoff teams from Washington, Seattle and San Francisco mystified defenses last season with their variations of read-option running attacks, some NFL teams sent coaches back to college to try to learn how to stop it. Other teams studied it...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:53 PM
Torrey Smith’s blistering 77-yard touchdown sprint awakened a sleepy crowd and gave the home team an early lead against the Atlanta Falcons, but it couldn’t save another shaky preseason performance by quarterback Joe Flacco and the Ravens&...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:04 PM
For the second preseason game in a row, small-college receiver candidate Aaron Mellette pulled in a touchdown pass from backup quarterback Tyrod Taylor to help the Ravens recover from another sluggish performance by the first-team offense.
| Aug 18, 2013
| 6:24 PM
There was no live hitting in the Ravens’ training camp practice at Stevenson University Sunday -- or at least there wasn’t supposed to be -- but cornerback Lardarius Webb didn’t feel like he had another option.
Toward the end of the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Crashing into the Carolina Panthers' backfield Thursday night was a heady moment for Ravens rookie defensive lineman Brandon Williams.
Especially since the 6-foot-1, 335-pound third-round draft pick recorded his first NFL sack against elusive Panthers...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:45 AM
With his towering height and impressive wingspan, defensive lineman Chris Canty is one of the most imposing players on the Ravens roster.
Canty had a dominant minicamp, disrupting passing lanes and shoving offensive linemen into the backfield.
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:00 PM
If Torrey Smith has his way, there will be at least a few yards separating him and Joe Haden on Sunday.
But away from the football field, Smith and the Cleveland Browns cornerback remain tight after growing up in neighboring communities in Virginia....
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:35 AM
The Ravens have been linked in reports to former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell for a potential tryout as he attempts to resurrect his NFL career.
During his tryout for the Chicago Bears last week, Russell told unspecified people that he's...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 3:54 PM
As diminutive Ravens running back Bobby Rainey and punter Sam Koch belted several home runs at Ripken Stadium, cornerback Lardarius Webb came away even more impressed by what surrounded his teammates Sunday in Aberdeen.
A capacity crowd of roughly 6,000...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:48 PM
COLLEGE PARK — They left Washington as friendly rivals, respecting each other's talents and having formed a bond from summer camps and scouting combines. They reunited as teammates briefly, first at the University of New Mexico and later at a junior...