| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Hours before being named to his second Pro Bowl in as many years, Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins took a moment to reflect on his first trip to the star-studded event in Hawaii.
After completing a sophomore season that included tying...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 5:00 AM
If the Ravens wish to leave Cincinnati with their 11th win of the season and a hope of leapfrogging the New England Patriots for the No. 3 seed in the AFC playoffs, they need to find a way to neutralize Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins.
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:40 AM
For 10 years as the quarterbacks coach and then head coach, Jim Caldwell had the luxury of watching the Indianapolis Colts wreak havoc on opposing offenses by sending Dwight Freeney and Robert Mathis to harass quarterbacks.
On Sunday in an AFC...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 4:27 PM
As Ray Lewis danced onto his home field Sunday to face the Indianapolis Colts in an opening-round playoff game, the great Ravens linebacker hoped he was saying goodbye to Baltimore but not to the NFL. Not quite yet.
After a sloppy start, his teammates...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Ravens safety Ed Reed has gotten to know Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey pretty well over the past decade. They didn’t exactly plan it that way, to vacation together in Hawaii pretty much every winter since Reed came into the NFL in 2002. But...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 12:01 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: It will be interesting to see new offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell's influence on the play-calling and game plan. The expectation is that the Ravens will loosen the reins on quarterback Joe Flacco, who feels he's at his best in...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Baltimore Sun staff members analyze the Ravens' loss to the Denver Broncos at M&T Bank Stadium.
Jeff Zrebiec, reporter: Let there be no doubt now. The Ravens are officially in trouble. Their defense has far too many injuries and far too many players not...
| May 6, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Even if Bryant McKinnie does not prove to be an upgrade over Michael Oher, his return to the Ravens and the left tackle position should at least strengthen the Ravens at left guard and right tackle, where Oher will likely play.
Make no mistake, though,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
As you probably know by now, the NFL will release its regular season schedule tonight at 8 p.m. on the NFL Network. You most certainly know by now that the Ravens will open up on the road on Sept. 5 after they failed to work out a scheduling conflict with...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Mar 27, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The acquisition of outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil creates questions about how the snaps will be divvied up amongst him, Terrell Suggs and Courtney Upshaw, but the Ravens' coaches will tell you that it's a good problem to have.
| Feb 26, 2013
| 2:06 PM
The Ravens are always trying to identify potential 3-4 outside linebacker prospects, projecting athletic college defensive ends into a standup role in the NFL.
One school where they had a lot of success doing in the past is Florida State, where the...