| Sep 4, 2000
The Ravens won here last year with explosive, big-play offense. They won here yesterday with dominant defense.
Consider this the start of a new era.Where once this franchise routinely lost at Three Rivers Stadium to the Pittsburgh Steelers in a number of...
| 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 18, 2000
The Miami Dolphins beat the Ravens at their own game last night.
Unleashing a pass rush that sacked quarterback Tony Banks six times - including twice on the goal line - the Dolphins dealt the Ravens a 19-6 dose of reality before 73,464 and a national TV...
| 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 2, 2000
Brian Billick tossed out the bait last week and his defense snatched it up like another unprotected football.
Looking to the history books for their motivation, the Ravens smothered the Cleveland Browns with their second straight shutout and third of the...
| Oct 9, 2000
The Ravens used their own special formula - suffocating defense and Matt Stover's steady leg - to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars, 15-10, in a not-ready-for-prime-time game at ALLTEL Stadium last night.
A crowd of 65,194 streamed out of the stadium with 10...
| 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 23, 2000
This is what October has come to for the Ravens:
On the 1-yard line, quarterback Tony Banks produced a fumble when he should have had a touchdown.On the 9-yard line, Tennessee Titans quarterback Steve McNair produced a touchdown when he should have...
| 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...
| Dec 25, 2000
The Ravens' record-setting defense sat in a downtown hotel Saturday night and seethed as New York Jets coach Al Groh delivered a mocking taunt on videotape.
In so many calculated words from a news conference on Wednesday, Groh sarcastically suggested the...
| Oct 22, 1999
The honeymoon period for first-year Ravens coach Brian Billick and quarterback Stoney Case began coming to an end last night.
Billick's offensive unit was booed periodically throughout the game as a sellout crowd of 68,771 and a national television...
| Nov 1, 1999
Who's next, John Unitas?
The Ravens have run out of quarterbacks and offensive options, and yesterday they ran out of time in a 13-10 loss to the Buffalo Bills before 68,673 at PSINet Stadium.The script has become familiar. The defense plays well...