| 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...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 10:15 AM
The Ravens aren’t the only team preparing for the rest of 2012 without Ray Lewis.
The Houston Texans, Sunday’s opponent, must also adjust their game plan on attacking a Ravens defense that will rely on Jameel McClain, Dannell Ellerbe, Brendon...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:43 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.
Packers 42, Texans 24
Strategy: The Houston Texans are one of the most balanced offensive teams in the...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 8:11 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. On Sunday, the Ravens will take on the Houston Texans in Houston. Stephanie Stradley blogs about the Texans for The Houston Chronicle, and she was...
| 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....
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Having lost their starting quarterback and their highest-paid defensive player in the middle of the season, the Houston Texans are arguably the unlikeliest team left in the NFL's final eight.
But the Ravens say they aren't surprised by the 11-6 Texans,...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:34 PM
There was hope. Believe it, there was.
On Sunday, the Miami Dolphins actually showed they could compete with one of the league's elite teams. They had the defending AFC South champs tied in a standstill for nearly one half.
And then reality set in....
| Jan 6, 2012
| 11:00 AM
The Associated Press NFL All-Pro teams were announced Friday, and three Ravens players were named to the first team: outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and fullback Vonta Leach.
Suggs led the Ravens with 14 sacks in 2011, and...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:00 PM
When Brian Cushing was in elementary school, just 8 years old, Ray Lewis was a rookie linebacker with the Baltimore Ravens. Cushing became a fan then and, as the Texans' middle linebacker admitted Wednesday, remains one now.
"Ray's the best that's ever...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 10:57 PM
1. There is nothing wrong with conceding that Ed Reed and Ray Lewis aren't the players they once were. I don't even think that statement is really all that controversial. No man can outrun the steady march of time, not even the two greatest defensive...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 4:30 AM
RAVENS RUN OFFENSE VS. TEXANS RUN DEFENSE: Fullback Vonta Leach, who spent four seasons with the Texans, has undoubtedly given his Ravens’ teammates and coaches plenty of advice on how to run the ball against Houston. The Texans’ rush...