- There's guarded optimism that Ravens veteran free safety Will Hill could potentially have his six-game suspension for violating the NFL substance-abuse policy reduced, according to sources.
- The Ravens have filled their practice squad vacancy by signing cornerback Lou Young after cornerback Jamell Fleming left the practice squad last week and signed with the Kansas City Chiefs.
- When the Ravens' offensive line and fullback Kyle Juszczyk stepped in unison to their right Thursday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense was convinced that a trademark outside-zone run was headed in that direction.
- Weeks after falling awkwardly agains the Dallas Cowboys and coughing up blood, Ravens starting cornerback Jimmy Smith proclaimed that he's made a full recovery.
- The Ravens also brought in former Arizona Cardinals third-round cornerback Jamell Fleming for a visit and signed him to the practice squad, according to a source.