Upgrade or downgrade? Reviewing the Ravens' offseason moves on defense
The Ravens should have an improved offense as they seek their second straight AFC North title, but how will they fare on the other side of the ball?
Preston: As free agency begins, Ravens should prepare for makeover of top-ranked defense
The Ravens had the NFL’s top-ranked defense in 2018, but they’ve already lost safety Eric Weddle and veteran outside linebacker Terrell Suggs.
'What a great 3 yrs we had': Ravens release six-time Pro Bowl safety Eric Weddle
Eric Weddle, 34, was named to the Pro Bowl in each of his three seasons with the Ravens.
Mike Preston's observations: Will Kareem Hunt be on the field for the rejuvenated Browns when they face the Ravens?
The assumption is that newly signed Cleveland running back Kareem Hunt will most likely be suspended for at least the first four games of the season for a physical altercation with a woman last February in a Cleveland hotel.
Ravens film study: In run to playoffs, defense has made all the necessary stops
Over the second half of the season, driven by smart play and bold calls, there has been perhaps no better closer in football than the Ravens defense.
Ravens notes: Harbaugh hopes Tony Jefferson, Marlon Humphrey can play Sunday
The Ravens could use both against a talented Buccaneers receiving corps.
After weeks of quarterback questions, Ravens defense steals the spotlight in win vs. Falcons
Against a high-flying Atlanta Falcons attack, it was the Ravens’ top-ranked defensive unit that again set forth the law of the land.
Ravens safety Tony Jefferson (ankle) ruled out vs. Falcons; QB Joe Flacco doubtful
Coach John Harbaugh did not rule out the team’s longtime starter playing Sunday.
Anthony Levine Sr.’s wish came true with interception for Ravens
The seven-year pro collected only the second interception of his career to help the Ravens seal a 26-14 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night.
Projecting the Ravens roster as cut to 53 looms: Sure things, bubble guys and players with little chance
The Ravens face tough decisions with several position groups as they prepare to cut their roster to 53 players.
Ravens defense back to doing what it does best: causing turnovers
It’s early in the preseason, but the defense leads the NFL so far in total takeaways and takeaways per game.
Ravens training camp highlights: Offense struggles early Sunday
A few dropped passes by wide receivers in individual drills carried over to the offense’s first couple series in Sunday’s practice.
Ravens safety Tony Jefferson’s absence has been Chuck Clark’s gain
The second-year safety has been filling in for Tony Jefferson, who has missed four of the last five practices for the Ravens, and started at free safety against the Chicago Bears on Thursday.
Ravens training camp highlights: Tight ends shine Saturday
Maybe it had something to do with the return of rookie Mark Andrews, but the tight ends stood out during Saturday’s practice at Ravens training camp.
Ravens camp highlights: Penalty flags fly around at Friday’s practice
A single one-on-one exercise at Friday’s practice featured seven penalties with five committed by the defense.
Rookie kicker Kaare Vedvik ‘enjoying every moment’ of training camp with Ravens
Although the odds of beating out incumbent Justin Tucker are extremely long, Vedvik said he wants to compete. “That’s your job,” he said. “That’s what I’m here for.”
Ravens training camp highlights: Defense shines in red-zone exercise
A red-zone drill in Monday’s practice began well for the offense, but the defense stole the show for the rest of the period.
Ravens 2018 position-by-position breakdown: defensive backs
A preview of the defensive backs position as the Ravens prepare to open training camp July 19.
Looking at the Ravens' depth chart on defense and special teams
The key players on both defense and special teams return for the Ravens.
Ravens reaped mixed results from 2017 rookie class
Cornerback Marlon Humphrey excelled in his NFL debut, but other first-year players did not meet expectations.
Ravens rookie Chuck Clark comfortable with playing safety or hybrid linebacker
The former Virginia Tech standout played 10 snaps as a dime linebacker in Sunday’s win against the Detroit Lions.
Special teams a huge part of Ravens' return to playoff contention
The special teams unit's ability to produce in categories such as returns, field goals, and punts has been pivotal in the Ravens' overall success this season.
CB Jimmy Smith (Achilles tendon) attends Ravens practice on Friday morning
The starting cornerback could be available for Sunday’s road game against the Green Bay Packers.
Ravens' injury report for Thursday identical to the one posted a day earlier
The same seven players listed on the team’s injury report Wednesday are there again Thursday.
After bye week, every Ravens player but Jimmy Smith practicing Wednesday
Cornerback Jimmy Smith (Achilles tendon) was the only player absent from Wednesday’s session.
Ravens rookie report: Team waiting for pair of linebackers to get more involved in pass rush
Although the defense has 22 sacks so far, just two have come from rookie outside linebackers Tyus Bowser and Tim Williams.
Ravens QB Joe Flacco will play against Titans 10 days after concussion; TE Nick Boyle is out
Tight end Nick Boyle's loss could hurt the Ravens running game, but quarterback Joe Flacco could give them a passing game against Titans.
Michael Pierce, Terrance West return to Ravens practice on Friday
Pierce, the starting nose tackle, appears to be ready to make his seventh start of the season.
Ravens notes: Jimmy Smith returns to practice, but several others remain sidelined
Six players not practicing Thursday for Ravens and another three are in non-contract jerseys.