| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:34 AM
The knockout round of the World Cup is usually the best part. So far, though, two games have been decided by penalty kicks, which is a darn shame, in my opinion. They should go back to golden goal. There'd be a loooooot more tension that way, and that's...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Justin Tucker's explosion onto the NFL kicking scene has cemented him among the most reliable field-goal kickers in the game.
Given the NFL's safety concerns with kickoffs and the league's desire to make the extra point less of the formality it has...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:27 PM
When the Ravens restructured starting cornerback Lardarius Webb's $50 million contract this week, they did so with more than one thought in mind.
By lowering Webb's base salary from $7.5 million to $3.5 million by converting the $4 million into a...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:22 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Inside the Ravens’ locker room late Thursday night, wide receiver Kamar Aiken broke into a smile as he reflected on how to handle the anxiety of waiting to learn whether he has made the team.
With Saturday's 4 p.m. deadline for...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 8:45 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Ravens had hoped to play quarterback Joe Flacco and the rest of the first-team offense about a quarter, but very little went according to plan early last night against the Dallas Cowboys.
Less than three minutes into the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh has mostly stuck to his script from previous preseasons, which means Saturday's game against the Washington Redskins will be quarterback Joe Flacco's final dress rehearsal for the Sept. 7 regular-season opener against the...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:32 PM
The Ravens are banking on an encouraging start against the San Francisco 49ers in the preseason opener to set an aggressive tone for their red-zone offense under the direction of new offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak.
Last season, they were one of the...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Setting the scene: The Ravens had an hour-long walkthrough before beginning practice at 1 p.m. on a cool, breezy afternoon in Owings Mills. Starters ended practice at 2:45 p.m., with the rest of the team working on special teams until 3:15 p.m. The team...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:59 PM
It was only one drive, lasting 10 plays and just under five minutes. But it was just what quarterback Joe Flacco and the first-team offense needed to kick off the preseason and the Gary Kubiak era.
Flacco drove the offense down the field for a touchdown...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The NFL will experiment with a potential rule change involving extra points in the first two weeks of the preseason. The ball will be moved from the 2-yard line to the 15-yard line, making an extra point the equivalent of a 33-yard field goal.
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:40 AM
As if anyone needed a reminder of how last year's Ravens campaign went, EA Sports' Madden player ratings are out, and the top-rated player on the Ravens is none other than kicker Justin Tucker.
Tucker is rated as a 93 overall, one point ahead of...