| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:16 AM
If you are one of the few avid readers of this blog -- thanks for keeping the lights on with your clicks -- or if you have checked out my work in the actual newspaper, you probably know that I am fond of Pro Football Focus, a website that I feel is one of...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:15 AM
As my colleague Peter Schmuck pointed out in a column earlier this week, you often have to read between the lines at the “State of the Ravens” address to learn more about the front office’s offseason intentions. I’ll attempt to...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 5:53 PM
MOBILE, Ala. — The Ravens' belief in the value of the Senior Bowl as a tool to compare draft prospects from all levels of college football was evident last April.
The team scouted half of its 10-player rookie draft class at the all-star game...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome broke his silence about middle linebacker Rolando McClain, commenting for the first time since the former Alabama star retired for the second time in the past year.
After struggling during a workout two weeks ago,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 5:33 PM
The question was about the importance of the Ravens' adding a running back, but coach John Harbaugh used it as an opportunity to launch into his wish list for next week's NFL draft.
"I think it's important to add a running back, but we have some other...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:00 AM
From now until May 8, the first round of the 2014 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 consider.
| May 3, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Select an immediate standout early, an eventual starter or two later, then round out the class with a few rookie free-agent gems. For much of Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome's tenure, that's been his blueprint on draft day.
"Once you start out...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 4:32 AM
The conditioning test that retired middle linebacker Rolando McClain was unable to complete during an unsuccessful workout for team officials Tuesday at the Ravens' training complex consists of six timed interval runs.
The Ravens use this test to...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:39 PM
The last time that Ravens nose guard Terrence Cody played football with middle linebacker Rolando McClain they were both consensus All-Americans for an Alabama team that won the national championship.
Four years later, Cody is looking forward to...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 12:36 PM
The Ravens have re-signed veteran nose tackle Terrence Cody to a one-year contract.
Cody met with the Ravens last week for them to gauge his health and conditioning. He figures into the defensive line rotation again as a backup to Pro Bowl nose tackle...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 8:14 AM
The Ravens' new contracts for tight end Owen Daniels, running back Justin Forsett and nose tackle Terrence Cody weren't expensive.
Daniels' deal has a maximum value of $2 million, including a $1 million base salary and incentives of $1 million that...