| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:28 PM
What the Ravens will try to accomplish over the next eight weeks is neither unprecedented nor all that uncommon.
Since 1990, the year the NFL went to the 12-team playoff format, nine teams have made the playoffs after starting the season 3-5,...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:23 PM
The plight of a fan: You know you’re too locked into a team when winning is more of a relief than it is a joy. Such was the case for me last weekend when the Red Sox beat the Tigers in game six of the ALCS to get to the World Series. I had more fear...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:51 PM
The following are final updates on area athletes and coaches in the National Football League for the 2013 season.
Six weeks and six wins into the season, it’s now clear what the Kansas City Chiefs’...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 6:09 PM
The AFC North division champion Ravens' AFC wild-card playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts is set for Sunday at 1 p.m. at M&T Bank Stadium, the NFL announced tonight.
The game features the emotional return of Colts coach Chuck Pagano, a popular ...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:45 AM
While the dates and times of the Miami Dolphins' 2013 schedule won't be released until April, one thing is for sure -- the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens will be in town for a game at Sun Life Stadium this season.
The final Dolphins' opponents...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:59 AM
The Ravens have already clinched a berth in the playoffs, but they can still wear the AFC North crown despite three consecutive losses.
According to the NFL, the Ravens will clinch the division for the second straight year if they can defeat the New...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 8:31 PM
Emotional and jubilant following the Ravens' dramatic 38-35 double-overtime victory over the top-seeded Denver Broncos on Saturday, star inside linebacker Ray Lewis has more football ahead of him.
Retiring at the end of the season, Lewis' stellar career...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
7.0 -- yards per attempt allowed by cornerback Jimmy Smith in his career, according to Pro Football Focus.
As I wrote yesterday, the Ravens...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:40 PM
How did the San Diego Chargers prepare to face Philadelphia on a quick turnaround?
In part, they spent last week turning around quickly.
To prepare for Sunday's game at Philadelphia after a Monday night opener and to adjust to Chip Kelly's fast-...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 1:19 PM
In each of the last 10 seasons, at least one team has gone from worst to first in its division. That's an NFL record.
So which team is going to do it this season?
The last-place finishers in 2012 were Buffalo, Cleveland, Jacksonville, Kansas City,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Monday Night Football schedule 2013: ESPN's coverage of Monday Night Football kicks off with a doubleheader on Monday, Sept. 9, with Philadelphia at Washington and Houston at San Diego. Full ESPN Monday Night Football schedule and highlights below. Monday...