| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:24 PM
It seemed inevitable that Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden would end up crashing to the ground as the Ravens' defense relentlessly chased him around the pocket Sunday.
Utilizing an extensive blitz package with two minutes remaining in the...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:15 AM
On Saturday the NFL will open up the bidding on free agents, and with the salary cap rising to $133 million it should be interesting to see how many teams plan to use up most of the available space.
Despite the $10 million salary cap increase most teams...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:27 AM
There's no secret that the Miami Dolphins planned to rebuild last year's struggling offensive line, which sparingly opened running lanes, and allowed a franchise-record 58 sacks.
The Dolphins have been unsuccessful running a zone blocking scheme for two...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Detroit Lions’ re-signing of veteran center Dominic Raiola last week reaffirmed my belief that finding a quality center might be one of the biggest challenges for the Ravens front office this offseason.
There will still be a few of them...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Right guard is the easiest position to play on the offensive line, and Kyle Long is the Bears' best offensive lineman. It would be ludicrous to waste his talent at right guard. The Bears said they planned to move him to tackle at some point. If they...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 10:50 PM
San Francisco 49ers star quarterback Colin Kaepernick and two other NFL players will not face charges in an incident involving a woman at a downtown Miami hotel, prosecutors said Thursday.
A memo released by the Miami-Dade County state attorney's office...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 12:25 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: The Ravens weren't kidding when they talked about revving up their passing attack in quarterback Joe Flacco's fifth season. Flacco is currently second in the NFL in passing yards (913) and tied for fifth in touchdowns (six). Flacco...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel will look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent.
Ravens 23, Browns 16
Strategy: The Ravens’ no-huddle remained in vogue. It was employed on 49 of...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 6:17 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: The big question coming in is which Ravens' offense will show up. If it's the one from their three other road games this season, the Ravens could be in trouble. Quarterback Joe Flacco has thrown for 566 yards, two touchdowns and...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:20 AM
The Ravens do a great job of moving beyond injuries, not fretting about them publicly and not using them as excuses. However, I’d have to think that there is significant concern in the Castle about the health of Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti...