General manager Ozzie Newsome stood next to Jimmy Smith at the Ravens' training complex a week ago and broke into a wide smile moments after the cornerback signed a four-year, $48 million contract extension.
Darian Stewart's interception ended the Steelers' final trip into the red zone during the Ravens' 30-17 win in the AFC wild-card round at Heinz Field. And it gave the secondary a measure of redemption after the unit allowed six touchdown passes in the Ravens' 43-23 loss to Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers on Nov. 2.
Jon Meoli hits on 10 stats, notes, and thoughts following the Ravens' 28-13 road win over the Miami Dolphins. Read ahead for notes on replacing Haloti Ngata, the offense carrying this team, and the performance of Rick Wagner and Eugene Monroe.
When the Ravens' 28-13 win over the Dolphins in front of an announced 70,244 at Sun Life Stadium was finally complete, players pointed to John Harbaugh's decision as the impetus for a victory that they badly needed.
Michael Phelps' first big meet after he completes his six-month competition ban for a DUI arrest will be the FINA World Cup on Aug. 15-16 in Chartres, France, the French sports newspaper L'Equipe reported Saturday.
Running back Justin Forsett all but put the game away with his second rushing touchdown late in the fourth quarter as the Ravens beat the New Orleans Saints, 34-27, in front of an announced 73,773 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Tennessee Titans tight end Chase Coffman was fined $30,000 for unnecessary roughness following an incident last Sunday where he knocked down a Ravens assistant coach last Sunday, according to an NFL spokesman.
In an afternoon that featured a slow start by the defense and gamelong struggles by the offense, the Ravens pulled away late for a 21-7 victory over the Tennessee Titans in front of an announced 70,914 at M&T Bank Stadium.