| Jan 19, 2013
| 12:03 PM
About Baltimore Sun staff picks:
Each week, Sun columnists and NFL reporters will pick games (not against the spread)
49ers at Falcons
Ravens at Patriots
Last week: 2-2
49ers 27, Falcons 21:...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Jan 23, 2013
| 5:52 PM
The San Francisco 49ers practiced for the first time this week on Wednesday and listed a few players on the injury report.
Linebacker Ahmad Brooks (shoulder) and tight end Garrett Celek (foot) didn't practice.
Limited for the 49ers: cornerback Tarell...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:00 PM
As the Ravens prepare to meet the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII on Feb. 3, Dannell Ellerbe was the only player to miss Thursday’s practice. The starting inside linebacker is dealing with ankle and back injuries.
Four players participated...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Hours before being named to his second Pro Bowl in as many years, Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins took a moment to reflect on his first trip to the star-studded event in Hawaii.
After completing a sophomore season that included tying...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 5:00 AM
If the Ravens wish to leave Cincinnati with their 11th win of the season and a hope of leapfrogging the New England Patriots for the No. 3 seed in the AFC playoffs, they need to find a way to neutralize Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins.
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Required by the NFL to file an injury report Friday predicting the status of players for the Super Bowl, the Ravens have a lengthy list.
Nineteen players are listed as questionable on the Ravens' initial injury report, which will be updated next week...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Each day this week, Baltimore Sun reporter and blogger Matt Vensel will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today, he looks at the battle between the Ravens and 49ers pass rusher Aldon Smith.
The Ravens offensive line was dented...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
137.7 -- Joe Flacco’s passer rating during Baltimore’s three straight touchdown drives in the AFC title game.
At halftime in...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Each day this week, reporter and blogger Matt Vensel will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today, he looks at how the 49ers may try to keep Ravens running back Ray Rice out of the end zone.
In Ray Rice, the Ravens have one of the...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:44 PM
During the Ravens' first practice of the week at Tulane University heading into Sunday night's Super Bowl against the San Francisco 49ers, starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and tight end Dennis Pitta both participated fully.
Ellerbe returned to...