| Sep 10, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Greeting the start of the new Ravens season today might feel a lot like anticipating what's under the tree while padding downstairs on Christmas morning.
Will the big package tucked beneath the lower branches be a second Super Bowl appearance, which fans...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:15 PM
When Joe Flacco breaks the huddle Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers, only two players — guards Marshal Yanda and Ben Grubbs — will have more tenure in the Ravens' offense than the fourth-year quarterback.
Sweeping changes have taken...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Before we officially embrace the 2011 season today, let’s take one last look at how last season ended.
In a 31-24 divisional playoff loss to the Steelers in Pittsburgh, the Ravens blew a big first-half lead, gave up an inexplicable deep ball on...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 8:00 AM
After serving as the Ravens’ head coach for nine seasons, Brian Billick is kind of familiar with the way Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome and his staff operate in the offseason. And in a recent video for FOXsports.com, Billick said the NFL lockout could...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 8:45 AM
Fifteen years ago, the Ravens selected UCLA offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden and Miami linebacker Ray Lewis -- the two best players in franchise history -- in the first round of their first draft in Baltimore. Since then, the Ravens have continued to...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 6:25 PM
When six Ravens tested the NFL's tenuous labor peace early Friday, they found an open door and a sense of normalcy. But before night fell, the peace was shattered and the door closed.
The league won a temporary administrative stay from the Eighth Circuit...
| May 13, 2011
| 11:45 AM
A winning football team is finally coming to Towson University. It’s the Ravens -- well, 20 or so of the team's players -- who will be holding unofficial workouts on Towson’s campus later this month. Veteran receiver Derrick Mason organized...
| May 25, 2011
| 7:15 AM
On Tuesday morning, 27 Ravens players, including a few rookies, showed up at Towson University for an informal workout organized by Derrick Mason. But as they ran sprints and played catch on the turf at Johnny Unitas Stadium, one player's absence was...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Last week, I chatted with Matt Williamson of ESPN’s Scouts Inc., and I got plenty of mileage out of our 15-minute phone conversation. To recap, Williamson, a former scout for the Browns, thinks the Steelers are slightly superior to the Ravens,...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Separated by just 44 picks in the 2010 draft, Ed Dickson and Dennis Pitta still bring a tag-team dimension to the Ravens a year later.
Indeed, it seems fitting the Ravens will try to replace two-time Pro Bowl tight end Todd Heap this season with a...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 6:16 PM
The Ravens said goodbye to a lot of years of experience and special memories in parting ways this offseason with the likes of Todd Heap, Derrick Mason and Kelly Gregg.
But that could be a good thing — or at the very least, an advantage early in the...