| Sep 19, 2012
| 6:05 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....
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Indianapolis Colts rookie wide receiver T.Y. Hilton has blazing speed. Compact and explosive, Hilton has run the 40-yard dash in 4.34 seconds.
The former Florida International star has been utilizing that acceleration during a stellar first season in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:08 PM
The chaotic final moments of Joe Flacco's impressive duel with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady had barely unfolded when expectations for the Ravens quarterback began skyrocketing.
Although the Ravens lost their grip on a Super Bowl berth...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 11:46 AM
He has thrown his hands up in the air after a dropped pass, angrily ripped off his helmet after a stalled possession and loudly chastised himself after an errant throw.
Joe Flacco's body language has been studied and scrutinized since the day he became...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Baltimore Ravens fans can’t help but feel frustrated, angry and maybe even sick about what they saw on their TV screens Sunday during a 31-28 loss to the Washington Redskins. But let’s be fair, you can’t blame most of that on lousy...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:36 PM
I cannot remember watching a football telecast and learning less than I did from the CBS crew Sunday in the Baltimore Ravens 25-15 win over the Cleveland Browns.
And the reason for that is simple: Rich Gannon is almost as lazy in his commitment to...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. On Sunday, the Ravens play the Oakland Raiders at M&T Bank Stadium. Thanks to Jerry McDonald, the Raiders beat writer for the Oakland Tribune and the...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 7:21 AM
Week 1: Ravens 16, Steelers 0
Pittsburgh – Three Rivers Stadium
The Ravens opened the 2000 season with a dominant defensive performance in a victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Ravens stifled a Steelers offense that failed to record a...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 5:50 AM
From the Z on TV blog:
CBS Sports analyst Rich Gannon spent most of Sunday's game between the Ravens and the Cincinnati Bengals denying the reality right before his eyes of what a wretched game Joe Flacco was playing.
Maybe it was because they were both...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 1:00 PM
If you happened to tune in for the Celebrity Beach Bowl during Super Bowl weekend, you might have caught the diehard Ravens fan who did the Ray Lewis dance after catching a touchdown pass from NFL great Warren Moon.
If you didn't -- and I can't say that...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 9:29 AM
Offensive ugliness stands out
The wonderment of the Ravens' 2000 Super Bowl season was, for me, the October touchdown drought by the offense, not the season-long magnificence of the defense.
In October, when they did not score a touchdown of any kind...
| May 17, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Ed Reed being non-committal about his future is an annual rite of spring here in Baltimore, and he kept the tradition going Thursday by telling Sirius/XM NFL Radio he isn’t 100 percent committed to playing in 2012.
Citing concerns about his...