| Nov 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. This week, I chatted with Alan Robinson, who covers the Pittsburgh Steelers for The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
MV: What is status of the injury...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:17 PM
The weather, awful. The quarterback, injured. The team's overall performance, mediocre. The result, victory.
The Steelers are hoping their 16-13 overtime victory over a poor Kansas City team will be remembered more for the win and not for the shoulder...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Ravens 55, Raiders 20
Strategy: Dean Pees' unpredictable, innovative schemes were highlighted by lining up rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw at defensive tackle. And Pees' two-defensive-lineman, three-linebacker, six-defensive-back "dollar"...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Is this the year their aging defense finally kicks the bucket? How will they survive without the face of the defense in the huddle every Sunday? Can they get their once-feared pass rush back?
Since they reported for training camp in...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Most of the characteristics that have defined what many consider the best rivalry in football remain unchanged. Make no mistake, the Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers still don't like each other.
The disdain is well-earned from years of hard hits, tough...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Whether it was another Haloti Ngata smackdown or a Ray Rice dive into the end zone, the new-look Ravens authoritatively placed a stamp on this season while moving on from years of losing to Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers....
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:24 AM
The Steelers have been negotiating with the agent for safety Troy Polamalu over the past several days, an 11th-hour attempt to sign the NFL defensive player of the year before the season begins Sunday.
Polamalu is entering the final season of his...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 11:30 AM
Ray Rice was both a reality and fantasy football difference-maker in Sunday's 35-7 win over the Steelers. He rushed for 107 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries and added four catches for 42 yards and a score.
The pint-sized powerhouse set the tone for...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 7:28 PM
Ray Rice was in elementary school the first time he sat down in front of a chess set. He was 9-years-old.
His fifth grade teacher, Calvin Heyward, believed this small boy from New Rochelle, N.Y., was capable of great things, but Rice — whose...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 1:27 PM
PITTSBURGH -- If this were high school football, it would have seemed the Pittsburgh Steelers were playing a junior varsity game Sunday.
The defense was missing three Pro Bowl players in end Aaron Smith (foot), nose tackle Casey Hampton (shoulder) and...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 1:42 PM
Despite media reports suggesting that three of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ four starting linebackers could be sidelined for Sunday night’s contest, the Ravens don’t intend to stray from their initial game plan.
“I’m still going...