The Ravens won¿t get their season-opening home game, like reigning Super Bowl champions have for the last decade. But they will play four prime-time games, including a Thanksgiving night home showdown against the rival Pittsburgh Steelers, and a much-anticipated rematch with the Denver Broncos to kick off their Super Bowl XLVII title defense.
One of the more intriguing prospects in the 2013 NFL draft, at least among the ones who may be available when the Ravens pick No. 32 overall, is Kansas State inside linebacker Arthur Brown. Brown has drawn comparisons to former Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis.
Before his scheduled meeting with the Ravens later this week, former Oakland Raiders safety Michael Huff is set to visit his hometown Dallas Cowboys today, according to league sources with knowledge of the situation.
The NFL's annual pre-draft meat market wraps up Tuesday, but one of the players generating the most buzz at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis was former Dunbar star Tavon Austin. His 4.34 in the 40-yard dash Sunday validated the gigabytes of electrifying game tape the wide receiver compiled at West Virginia. Will he be there when the Ravens pick?
Jacoby Jones danced in several NFL end zones this season as he went from unheralded free agent pickup to one of the heroes of the Ravens' Super Bowl XLVII victory over the San Francisco 49ers earlier this month.
Surrounded by a huge scrum of reporters at the NFL scouting combine, Notre Dame middle linebacker Manti Te'o acknowledged embarrassment after saying he was duped into a hoax involving a nonexistent girlfriend.
Contract negotiations between the Ravens and quarterback Joe Flacco have yet to relaunch, but it's already becoming clear the kind of elite asking price that the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player hopes to command.