| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Across his upper back, Ravens nose tackle Brandon Williams has a tattoo of his last name that stretches wide enough to resemble the nameplate on his No. 98 jersey.
But because of his large biceps, barrel chest and stocky lower body, and because of how...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:50 PM
When the Ravens arrive at Heinz Field on Sunday for another showdown with their longtime nemesis, outside linebacker Terrell Suggs will be reminded of the disdain Pittsburgh Steelers fans have for him and his teammates.
But make no mistake: Suggs will...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The free-agent departure of Arthur Jones in March had an immediate effect on the Ravens' locker room, where the defensive tackle regularly held court and displayed his boisterous, friendly personality.
One of the team's most popular players, Jones...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:36 AM
During his decade playing for the Ravens, gritty defensive lineman Kelly Gregg anchored the nose tackle position in a fairly revolutionary way.
Gregg did more than just clog up the middle and prevent blockers from touching star middle linebacker Ray...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 5:37 PM
The Ravens' surprising decision Wednesday to cut Bernard Pollard, the hard-hitting and tough-talking safety who led the Super Bowl champions in tackles last season, opens up just $1 million of salary-cap room. So at least on the surface, the move...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Each spring, as a courtesy to local media and the team’s curious fan base, the Ravens hold a pre-draft press conference in which they publicly claim to like pretty much every single NFL prospect they are asked about.
(A fictional example: “...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The injection of painkillers propped up Terrence Cody for a few hours every Sunday, the needle numbing him so he could give the Ravens whatever his body could muster before the pain returned.
The hip injury that had nagged him for more than a year...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:45 AM
There is a saying when it comes to Ozzie Newsome and the Ravens. No, not “In Ozzie We Trust,” but it has a similar refrain. It’s that the Ravens, who are respected across the NFL for their talent evaluation above all else, have shown...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:53 PM
After a season in which he was often forced to play out of position because of the Ravens' defensive line woes, Haloti Ngata reported to the team's veteran minicamp in mid-June and sent a not-so subtle message to the coaching staff.
"They should leave...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:05 AM
They'll always be linked, not just by similar coaching pedigrees and shared experiences, but because of one January 2008 decision that helped shape two franchises for years to come.
To John Harbaugh, it was an opportunity of a lifetime. To Rex Ryan,...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 8:47 AM
The Ravens enter next week’s NFL draft with a few holes on the defensive side of the ball, and a few more that could open up in a year or two. In the past, the Ravens would have filled the immediate needs in free agency, but the lockout will force...