| Oct 29, 2001
The winning drive bordered on the improbable.
The comeback restored faith in a suffocating defense.Rallying around a 38-year-old backup quarterback and a series of fourth-quarter stands, the Ravens raced back from an 11-point deficit to edge the...
| Nov 26, 2001
Seven days ago, Shannon Sharpe declared that Elvis Grbac hadn't gotten the job done.
But with the game on the line yesterday, the Ravens' tight end called out his quarterback's name in the huddle and gave him a wink. Rescuing the Ravens from a 17-point...
| Dec 17, 2001
After a week of trash-talking, the Ravens were silenced in the end.
Unable to answer a dominating statement by the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Ravens were humbled in a 26-21 loss last night before 69,506 at PSINet Stadium and a national television audience....
| Dec 30, 2001
Eleven months ago, the Ravens left Raymond James Stadium with a firm grip around the Vince Lombardi Trophy. Last night, the defending Super Bowl champions departed empty-handed and felt their playoff chances begin to slip almost out of their grasp....
| Sep 11, 2000
In a game that spoke volumes about their promising future, the Ravens buried their futile past by outlasting the Jacksonville Jaguars, 39-36, yesterday at PSINet Stadium.
There were tears of joy and relief after the Ravens beat Jacksonville for the first...
| Sep 25, 2000
In the fourth week of the season, against the bumbling Cincinnati Bengals, the Ravens found an identity that can take them as far as they want to go.
Integrating smashmouth football into a diversified offensive profile yesterday, the Ravens drubbed the...
| Oct 16, 2000
The road trip finally ended for the Ravens yesterday, but the drought didn't.
One more time, the red zone turned into the Bermuda Triangle. One more time, the end zone was a forbidden paradise. One more time, quarterback Tony Banks was left to explain...
| Oct 30, 2000
Second place is gone.
Home-field advantage is debatable.The playoffs, at this moment, look like a pipe dream.
The Ravens' free fall through the AFC Central continued yesterday with a wretched 9-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in front of 69,405, the...
| Nov 6, 2000
Pandemonium ruled for a few unworldly moments.
Quarterback Trent Dilfer danced in front of the Ravens' bench, index fingers shooting flares into the sky.Split end Qadry Ismail and guard Edwin Mulitalo lifted the Ravens' unlikeliest hero, Brandon Stokley,...
| Nov 13, 2000
The Ravens beat the Tennessee Titans as much on memory as they did on willpower yesterday.
It was a game of deja vu for tight end Shannon Sharpe, redemption for wide receiver Patrick Johnson and sheer joy for quarterback Trent Dilfer, all of whom had...
| Nov 20, 2000
The most defiant defense in the NFL can't say the P-word, but it can use the S-word.
And the Ravens speak the language of shutouts eloquently.Ravaging a once-proud Dallas Cowboys' offense, 27-0, before 69,416 at PSINet Stadium, the Ravens' defense...
| Nov 27, 2000
After 13 weeks, a change of quarterbacks and the arrival of a phenom running back, the Ravens' true offensive personality has finally emerged.
This may be Brian Billick's passing offense, but it is suddenly Jamal Lewis' ball. And he's not giving it up....