| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:41 AM
It was a rough night for the Ravens' offense during third-down situations in Pittsburgh, running into a proverbial brick wall that is the Steelers' top-ranked defense.
During an intense 13-10 victory at Heinz Field, the Ravens converted only 3 of 14...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:43 AM
The Ravens' contingent at Sunday's Pro Bowl game in Honolulu, Hawaii keeps shrinking by the day.
Defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and safety Ed Reed have become the latest Ravens to pull out of the game, leaving them with four representatives instead of the...
| 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 4, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Steelers 23, Ravens 20
Strategy: The Ravens aggressively tried to strike deep, but were largely inefficient. Wide receiver Torrey Smith was targeted eight times, but only generated three catches for 31 yards. They wavered between a smash-mouth...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 8:24 AM
With three teams making the playoffs and two winning 12 games during the regular season, the AFC North was arguably the NFL’s most competitive division last season. Unfortunately for the Ravens, it figures to be hyper-competitive again in 2012 --...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 1:47 PM
There's no pretense to Michael Oher.
The massive offensive tackle for the Ravens enjoyed an offseason during which his autobiography, "I Beat the Odds," peaked at No. 3 on the New York Times bestsellers list and he was the darling of major media...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 12:30 PM
Chris Ellis started an NFL game for the first time Sept. 12. He had five tackles and his first career sack as the Buffalo Bills lost their season opener to the Miami Dolphins, 15-10.
Less than a month later, the Bills released Ellis, an outside...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 12:00 PM
James Walker, who has a pretty sweet gig as ESPN's blogger for the AFC North, has put together his annual list of the top 40 players in the division. He has slowly been revealing his "Fab 40" all week, and he posted the final four players this afternoon....
| Apr 20, 2011
| 1:38 PM
As we read and hear daily until our senses throb, labor strife could erase some, if not all, of the 2011 NFL season.
But there is common ground and common sense, and hopefully players and owners find it, making the schedule unveiled Tuesday a reality....
| May 14, 2011
| 12:22 PM
Stefan Duma is unlikely to join Bruce Smith, Frank Beamer and Michael Vick on Virginia Tech football's Mount Rushmore. But his contributions to the game may prove as enduring as any sack, game plan or touchdown pass.
A professor at the Virginia Tech-Wake...
| May 23, 2011
| 6:13 PM
There Austin Collie's body laid motionless near the 35 yard line during the week 9 match-up of the Indianapolis Colts vs. Philadelphia Eagles.
His body immediately went stiff after a hit to his head by Eagles safety Kurt Coleman, resulting in a...