| May 26, 2011
| 6:24 AM
For four Ravens rookies, Tuesday’s informal workout at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium wasn’t just the start of their NFL careers. It was a chance to learn from the some of the best.
Wide receivers Torrey Smith (Maryland) and...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 7:15 AM
It’s starting to look as if the NFL lockout will affect training camps this summer, but that hasn’t stopped speculation about which team will be the focus of HBO’s popular documentary series, “Hard Knocks.”
So far, teams...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 10:15 AM
After the Ravens lost to the Steelers in the AFC Divisional Round in January, the front office and coaching staff have taken every opportunity to let Baltimore know that they have the Steel City in their crosshairs.
It has been more than just words. In...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 1:15 PM
On Thursday, I blogged about a conversation I had with ESPN’s Matt Williamson, a former NFL scout, about Joe Flacco and the Ravens offense. He said the Ravens are a “smidge” behind the Steelers in the AFC North because Pittsburgh has...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 7:30 AM
With trades in consecutive offseasons, the Ravens have given Joe Flacco a formidable receiving tandem in Anquan Boldin and Lee Evans. Boldin has had five 1,000-yard seasons in his eight years in the league and Evans has averaged 15.7 yards per catch in...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 10:30 AM
The Ravens continued to tinker with their roster over the weekend, signing Pro Bowl center Andre Gurode to bolster the offensive line. It was the third significant roster move the Ravens have made since the start of the preseason; they also addressed...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Greeting the start of the new Ravens season today might feel a lot like anticipating what's under the tree while padding downstairs on Christmas morning.
Will the big package tucked beneath the lower branches be a second Super Bowl appearance, which fans...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:15 PM
When Joe Flacco breaks the huddle Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers, only two players — guards Marshal Yanda and Ben Grubbs — will have more tenure in the Ravens' offense than the fourth-year quarterback.
Sweeping changes have taken...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Before we officially embrace the 2011 season today, let’s take one last look at how last season ended.
In a 31-24 divisional playoff loss to the Steelers in Pittsburgh, the Ravens blew a big first-half lead, gave up an inexplicable deep ball on...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Ravens run offense vs. Steelers run defense:
Ray Rice’s three lowest rushing totals from last season came against the Steelers. In three meetings, he rushed for 20, 32 and 32 yards. But the Ravens are confident in revitalizing the NFL’s...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 6:16 PM
The Ravens said goodbye to a lot of years of experience and special memories in parting ways this offseason with the likes of Todd Heap, Derrick Mason and Kelly Gregg.
But that could be a good thing — or at the very least, an advantage early in the...