| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Last Thursday, for the first time since the 2008 season, someone not named Matt Birk started for the Ravens at center. Gino Gradkowski, a second-year player out of small-school Delaware, made his first NFL start there.
To the novice eye -- this writer...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:08 PM
Auto Racing--Formula One, Hungarian Grand Prix practice, 7 a.m. (NBCSN)
Golf--The Senior British Open Championship, 11 a.m. (ESPN2)
Tennis--ATP World Tour, Atlanta Open, 3 and 6 p.m. (ESPN2); WTA, Bank of the West Classic, 10 p.m....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:00 AM
In anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the Denver Broncos.
On Sept. 5, the wait will be over. The...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 3:05 PM
With the NFL draft less than three weeks away, it's time to take a first stab at how things might shake out in the first round. At this point, NFL teams already have about 95 percent of the information that will influence whom they select. Now it's a...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 11:31 AM
One of the Ravens' bigger needs could intersect with the meat of this draft.
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome has said the Super Bowl champions need to upgrade at defensive tackle, which is regarded as one of the deepest positions in the draft....
| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:24 PM
There's something for everyone in this class of defensive tackles. If it's a quick, pass rushing three technique you desire, Sharrif Floyd is your man. If you prefer a gigantic plugger, Johnathan Hankins will be your guy. Or if you need a combination, how...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Each weekday through April 24, the day before the first round of the NFL draft, The Sun will look at where the Ravens stand at each position, the likelihood that they will address that spot early in the draft and some of the prospects that they may...