| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:26 AM
The Ravens will be a solid underdog going into Sunday’s game against the only other team in the AFC with a winning record, and there’s no way to argue with the oddsmakers after the way the defense gave up big yardage on the ground the past two...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:21 AM
The tradition for Super Bowl champions is hosting the opening game of the following season.
That will hold true for the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium in what's expected to be a high-profile matchup in a Thursday night game Sept. 5.
The league typically...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 5:20 AM
Playing without Pro Bowl middle linebacker Ray Lewis and $50 million shutdown cornerback Lardarius Webb for the first time, the Ravens' defense continued to falter Sunday.
Allowing 420 yards and 27 first downs during a 43-13 defeat to the Houston Texans,...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Although Ravens Pro Bowl outside linebacker Terrell Suggs has participated in practice on an extremely limited basis this week, he's still not expected to play Sunday against the Houston Texans.
A league source told The Baltimore Sun this week, "He's not...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:31 AM
The Ravens' defensive line has traditionally owned a reputation for being stout against the run and harassing quarterbacks.
With the exception of Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata, though, that hasn't been the case this season.
The Ravens have...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 5:05 PM
The reality smacked the Ravens in the face like one of Joe Flacco’s passes that got batted back toward the line of scrimmage by a swarming Houston Texans defense.
Over 60 frustrating minutes Sunday, all the Ravens’ flaws through the first six...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:00 AM
• It's unanimous -- All of ESPN's NFL "experts" pick the Ravens to beat the Texans.
• All four analysts on ESPN Sunday NFL Countdown also think the Ravens will win.
• The Madden 12 simulation on ESPN.com predicts a three-point victory for...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 6:30 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....
| 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...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Eyebrows were raised around the NFL when Ravens running back Ray Rice wasn't involved at all during the fourth quarter of a 23-20 loss Sunday night to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
It was Rice who salvaged the Ravens' overtime win over the San Diego...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 8:50 AM
The Ravens have already made a final judgment call on starting inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and tight end Ed Dickson, officially ruling them out Friday for the second consecutive game.
Now, they still have an important decision to make regarding...