| Feb 1, 2013
| 6:24 PM
NEW ORLEANS -- The old lion is about to stalk into the football jungle one last time Sunday night before retracting his claws for good.
And the young lion is eager to pounce on the throne that retiring Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis has owned for 17...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:17 PM
The San Francisco 49ers placed linebacker Aldon Smith on the reserve/non-football injury list Monday.
Smith was arrested Friday on suspicion of DUI. He started Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts. He flew to a treatment center Monday, according...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The Ravens are packing their bags for New Orleans because the front office and coaching staff have pulled the trigger on a bunch of key moves over the past 12 months, from extending Ray Rice and signing players like Corey Graham and Justin Tucker to...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Aldon Smith, the 49ers' All-Pro linebacker, was arrested Friday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence and marijuana possession, adding to his legal problems.
Smith, who turns 24 on Wednesday, was questioned by police in San Jose after an...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:44 PM
IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti, who suffered multiple injuries in a racing crash in Houston, was released from a Houston hospital Thursday.
The four-time series champion left Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center for Indianapolis, where he's eventually...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Bears 39, Saints 14 -- NFC championship game, Jan. 21, 2007: After the Bears tied a franchise record with 13 regular-season wins, Smith guided them to the NFC title and a Super Bowl berth in his third season. Thomas Jones rushed for 123 yards...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Here is what other news outlets are saying about the Ravens, San Francisco 49ers and Super Bowl XLVII today.
--- Elizabeth Merrill of ESPN asks, do you believe in Ray Lewis and everything he wants to stand for?
“Do you embrace the eye black,...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
17.3 -- percentage of snaps in 2012 for Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco in which he attempted a deep throw.
According to Pro Football Focus,...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:15 PM
As the Ravens continue to haggle with quarterback Joe Flacco, their other unrestricted free agents remain in a holding pattern.
The Ravens have had positive talks about starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and will continue to hold discussions,...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Ravens and 49ers
Los Angeles Times
In the NFC, I like the 49ers beating the Falcons. Atlanta couldn't stop Russell Wilson in the second half against the Seahawks, and Colin Kaepernick won't be any easier. Even with Justin Smith playing...