| Nov 21, 2011
The quarterbacks didn't want to make it into their duel but that's what Sunday's meeting at Soldier Field came down to — Jay Cutler and Philip Rivers squaring off in a showdown of gunslingers.
After the Bears prevailed 31-20 over Cutler's former...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 11:30 AM
In the weeks leading up to April's NFL draft, I will highlight four players at each position whom the Ravens could target at different stages in the draft -- from their top pick to their Mr. Irrelevant. In this post, I will focus on tight ends....
| Jan 19, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The Ravens may have watched enough film of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez to last them a lifetime. But the scrutiny is well-deserved.
Gronkowski set a NFL record for tight ends with 1,327 yards, eclipsing the 1980...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:43 PM
The comparisons are inevitable.
In the 2010 NFL draft, the Ravens selected a pair of tight ends in Ed Dickson and Dennis Pitta. The New England Patriots also claimed a pair of tight ends in Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez.
That's where the...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 2:06 PM
Despite reports that cornerback Lardarius Webb could miss some time with a toe injury, Ravens coach John Harbaugh said that he anticipates everybody who was able to play in the 24-10 victory over the Indianapolis Colts to be available Sunday night against...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 5:05 PM
In the heat of nearly every moment on a football field, San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers is said to be a man of many words — some more family friendly than others — whether his Chargers are winning big or getting their expletives handed...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Of the Ravens' remaining opponents, the toughest might be the 6-7 San Diego Chargers, who were the consensus favorites to win the AFC West before the season. The Chargers have been one of 2011's biggest disappointments, but they pose a serious threat to...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:31 AM
Before the opening kickoff Sunday night, the Ravens knew that the Tennessee Titans and New York Jets had both lost earlier in the day, meaning that for a franchise-record fourth consecutive year, the Ravens were going to the playoffs.
But that's never...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 9:36 PM
A day after a humbling 34-14 loss to the San Diego Chargers knocked the Ravens off their perch atop the AFC North, they are back in the lead — for now, at least — after the Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the San Francisco 49ers, 20-3, on Monday...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 12:00 PM
There are very few slam-dunk picks in fantasy football. For years, owning LaDainian Tomlinson guaranteed you a spot in the playoffs. Peyton Manning has been an elite fantasy QB for more than a decade. And though he's now in the twilight of his career,...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Desperation might be setting in inside your fantasy locker room if your squad is 1-3 or 0-4 at the quarter pole, especially if you’re in a cutthroat league where only four or six teams make it into the playoffs. We have enough data to see that...