| 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 5, 2015
| 9:25 PM
Part of a position-by-position preview of where the Bears stand entering free agency on Tuesday.
Signed for 2015: Martellus Bennett, Zach Miller, Blake Annen, Jacob Maxwell.
Expiring contracts: Dante Rosario.
Top-shelf free agents:...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:00 AM
From Derrick Mason to Anquan Boldin to Steve Smith, the Ravens have a history of acquiring big-name wide receivers late in their careers and benefiting from them having productive seasons. That’s why not long after the Houston Chronicle’s...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:12 PM
As expected, the Ravens didn't use the franchise tag before today’s 4 p.m. deadline. They didn’t have any logical candidates for the tag and their tight salary cap situation would have made such a move prohibitive.
That figures to change...
| 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
| 9:54 AM
The Ravens are still contending with a tight salary-cap situation as they attempt to restructure the contracts of veteran defensive tackle Haloti Ngata $16 million) and cornerback Lardarius Webb ($12 million).
The Ravens are now $3.889 million under the...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:45 AM
When the Ravens signed tight end Owen Daniels to a one-year, $1 million contract last year, they did so with the idea that he would complement Dennis Pitta at the position.
When Pitta disclocated and fractured his right hip for the second time within...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 4:38 PM
When Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti last was in this setting five months ago, he vehemently defended the reputation of his organization and its handling of the Ray Rice situation. He was uncharacteristically nervous, stern and even a little agitated at...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:40 AM
The Ravens are dealing with some uncertainty at the tight end position because starter Owen Daniels is a free agent and Dennis Pitta's career is in doubt because of a recurring hip problem.
So, the team is exploring its options at the position in the...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:11 PM
Dennis Hickey had a decent first season as the Miami Dolphins' rookie general manager.
Hopefully it was a season filled with lessons learned, because Hickey and his team can't afford too many missteps this offseason, which really begins in Indianapolis...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 5:44 AM
There's a lot of speculation that pending free agent running back Justin Forsett will wind up in Denver with Gary Kubiak, but I don’t see it. Obviously, Kubiak pushed for the Ravens to sign Forsett last offseason and the two are close. Forsett is...