| 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...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 12:00 PM
A month into the 2011 season, the 3-1 Ravens have established themselves as one of the early favorites to play in the Super Bowl in February. They manhandled the two teams that played in last season’s AFC championship -- the Pittsburgh Steelers...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 10:12 PM
1. If the Ravens really want to get the most out of Joe Flacco, maybe they should stop trying to mold him into something he's not (a drop back passer) and start playing to more of his strengths. That means putting him in the shotgun, increasing the...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 7:33 PM
Not long after his agent said "Unless something happens, he will play this week," linebacker James Harrison said he will not.
Harrison, in a Twitter message this evening, said that he "Saw the doctor today. Looks like I won't be playing this weekend but...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Nov 2, 2011
| 10:20 AM
In just his third year in the NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace has developed into one of the most dangerous deep threats in the league.
Don’t count Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb as being impressed.
Despite Wallace leading the...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 1:43 PM
Ravens guard Ben Grubbs playfully warned reporters to not ask him any questions about the toe injury that has kept him out since the first week of the season against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
His response essentially was, when he is ready to play, we'll...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Terrell Suggs didn't wear an inflammatory T-shirt, as he is known to do before the Ravens' showdowns with the Pittsburgh Steelers. But Suggs stoked the rivalry just fine with his mouth: an eight-minute interview today with reporters added plenty of...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:37 AM
The Peninsula’s three marquee NFL connections occupy this week’s three prime television slots in as large a November weekend as pro football gets.
Start with Sunday’s 4:15 p.m., game, where Pro Bowl linebacker Jerod Mayo of Kecoughtan...