| May 24, 2011
| 4:17 PM
Formal introductions were in order Tuesday when 27 Ravens — new and old — convened at overcast Johnny Unitas Stadium for the purpose of getting a handful of rookies up to NFL speed.
Torrey Smith, the team's second-round draft choice from...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 5:35 PM
Each week, we bring you a Q&A with a Ravens player, coach or team executive to help you learn a little more about the team. Today's guest is outside linebacker Paul Kruger.
You've been on a pretty nice run with 4½ sacks in the last four games. What has...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 6:15 PM
Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs joked that rookie cornerback Jimmy Smith finally earned the Ravens emblem on his helmet.
Smith, the team's first-round pick in April, finished with three tackles, one pass breakup and one interception that led to a...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 3:04 PM
In a span of three games, the Ravens' ability to collect sacks has gone from a deluge to a trickle.
The defense recorded just three sacks in the team's final three games of the regular season after posting 45 in the first 13 contests.
Only the Green Bay...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:15 PM
John Harbaugh celebrated his team's latest victory by returning to his office at the Ravens' headquarters in Owings Mills and watching game tape until very late into Sunday evening.
The 31-24 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, which hung into the balance...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 7:23 AM
After surrendering more than 200 rushing yards in back-to-back contests for the first time in team history, the Ravens said they wouldn’t be surprised if the Houston Texans and the remaining teams on the 2012 schedule tried to attack the defense via...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 8:21 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions after the Ravens' 31-29 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Dan in Clearwater, Fla.: Mike, on the horrible defense -- personnel or scheme?
Mike Preston: Dan, we can't...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 4:14 PM
In the aftermath of Matt Birk undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and free agent Casey Rabach failing his physical, the Ravens have turned to a center with a familiar last name.
Bryan Mattison, the son of former defensive coordinator Greg...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 2:55 PM
Paul Kruger's on-again, off-again flirtation with outside linebacker is back on.
Initially drafted as a linebacker before switching to defensive end last season, Kruger has returned to the position that he said is his personal preference.
| Jan 27, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Dean Pees is the first to admit that he’s been pretty spoiled over a 39-year coaching career.
In his first job, as the defensive coordinator at the University of Findlay in Ohio, Pees celebrated a Division II national championship. He’s...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:17 PM
All season, Chuck Pagano, the Ravens' brash first-year defensive coordinator, had dismissed questions about his potentially landing a head coaching job, saying his sole focus was helping the defense be the top unit in the NFL and getting to Indianapolis...