| 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...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Texans 24, Ravens 21
The Texans will be fired up after being blown out by Green Bay on national TV. The Ravens' defense was having trouble stopping the run before losing Ray Lewis and Lardarius Webb, which means Arian Foster is already...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Whenever Ravens running back Ray Rice carries the football or catches passes Sunday, Arian Foster intends to keep a close watch.
And it's not because the Houston Texans' star is required to observe his counterpart when he's on the sideline at Reliant...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 10:45 PM
The Bears made Jason Campbell one of the highest-paid backup quarterbacks in the NFL for situations just like this.
They have to be hoping they won't need Campbell's services for an extended period after starter Jay Cutler was knocked out of Sunday...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Bengals 23, Ravens 17
Strategy: Believing that upgraded health in the postseason trumps building momentum, the Ravens rested injured players and key starters. And it worked as there were no serious injuries. The offense was run differently to...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 6:04 PM
No one would ever question the toughness of new Ravens fullback Vonta Leach these days. Respect for him soars every time he knocks another NFL linebacker to the ground.
Yet brawn is only part of the reason why Leach is the league's highest-paid...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Ravens 20, Texans 13
Fourth quarter: 2:52
Baltimore Field Goal - 44-yarder by Billy Cundiff.
Ravens 17, Texans 13
Second quarter: 4:48
Houston Touchdown - Arian Foster rushed right for 1 yard. (Neil Rackers extra point is good).
Ravens 17, Texans 6...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Lions' Johnson, Vikings Allen lead All-Pro voting.
Lions wide receiverCalvin Johnson and Vikings defensive end Jared Allen garnered the most votes for the 2011 NFL All-Pro team announced Friday.
Johnson and Allen each received 49 of 50 possible votes...