| Mar 15, 2015
| 12:22 PM
The marquee event of the Ed Block Courage awards is Monday night’s gala, where a player from each NFL team will be honored for the courage and sportsmanship they showed this past season.
However, the banquet, which will take place at the Hilton...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 4:26 AM
The Ravens created some much needed financial flexibility by trading five-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and by restructuring veteran outside linebacker Terrell Suggs’ four-year, $28.5 million contract.
The Ravens gained $8.5...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 8:30 PM
With the NFL year starting Tuesday afternoon, the Ravens had not reached an agreement Monday night on new contracts with defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and cornerback Lardarius Webb, whose current deals will make it difficult for the organization to be...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 7:05 PM
At 4 p.m. Tuesday, the NFL's free-agent spending spree will begin in earnest, though the Ravens figure to remain mostly on the sideline.
Annually lacking the salary cap space to make major outside additions and content to reward their own players...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:30 AM
Monday is the final day of the NFL’s three-day exclusive negotiating window that allows teams to contact pending free agents ahead of the market opening at 4 p.m. Tuesday. To this point the period, which permits contract discussions but not final...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Now that the Philadelphia Eagles have released veteran cornerback Cary Williams, rather than pay him a $6.5 million base salary next season, the feisty defensive back is an option worth exploring for the Ravens.
And Williams has a strong interest in...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:00 AM
The NFL has established a salary cap limit of $143.28 million, an increase of $10 million from a year ago.
The Ravens needed the salary cap to rise. They remain in a relatively tight financial situation with $4.604 million available.
The Ravens' cap...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 8:45 PM
The Ravens cut veteran defensive end Chris Canty on Friday morning, a transaction that saves the team $2.66 million against the salary cap.
Canty, 32, was entering the final year of a three-year, $8 million contract. His release comes two days after the...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 10:50 AM
Whatever the Ravens decide on pending free agent wide receiver Torrey Smith, it will be met by a decidedly mixed reaction from fans.
I hear regularly from those who want the Ravens to pull out all the stops and re-sign Smith, and I hear just as often...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Now that the Super Bowl is over, the countdown to the new league year, which starts March 10, can begin.
On the immediate horizon for the Ravens’ top decision-makers is a trip to Florida for their annual offseason planning meeting at the home of...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:00 AM
In an interview with The Baltimore Sun this week, former Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis expressed optimism about the future of his old team, but not before offering this caveat:
“They’re going to have to get it done real soon before things...