| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Just a day after being released by the Ravens earlier this month, Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach was on a plane to Miami for a visit with the Dolphins.
At the time, it didn’t appear that one of the league’s best lead blockers would be a...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:47 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 6:37 PM
NEW ORLEANS -- The vision has consumed some of them for almost a decade. During their most painful moments as Ravens, they wondered if it would ever happen, if they would ever experience a moment that their leader has spoken of so many times.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 9:18 AM
The job description for Ravens Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach requires him to use his body like a battering ram to open up holes for Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice.
Leach is regarded as the most punishing lead blocker in the game, delivering big shots to...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:24 PM
As much as Ray Rice is savoring the Ravens' Super Bowl victory, the Pro Bowl running back already has set his ambitions on earning another Vince Lombardi trophy.
The New England Patriots were the last team to repeat as Super Bowl champions, winning it...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 6:06 PM
These are extremely expensive, pivotal times for the Ravens, an organization facing major financial and roster decisions surrounding quarterback Joe Flacco.
Monday marks the first day NFL teams can name a franchise player, and general manager Ozzie...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Only once in Ravens team history have the Super Bowl champions not ultimately signed their franchise player to a long-term contract.
That happened following the 1998 season when offensive lineman Wally Williams joined the New Orleans Saints on a five-...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:24 PM
As Matt Birk spent the past couple of weeks pondering his football future, his mind kept drifting back to the immediate aftermath of the Ravens’ Super Bowl XLVII victory over the San Francisco 49ers nearly three weeks ago.
For about 30 minutes...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Joe Flacco had just put his signature ona six-year contract that could pay him as much as $120.6 million and the NFL’s newly-minted highest paid player had big plans to celebrate.
“I'm going to drive home tonight and just go out to dinner...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:04 AM
What is wrong with this town? I know there are tons of people out there in Baltimore who are as angry at what just happened to our Super Bowl team as I am, but where is their voice?
The word "fan" is short for "fanatic." Where are the fanatics who...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I couldn’t help but notice a couple of trends with the Ravens’ four offseason additions so far.
First, the Ravens signed four players who were cut by other teams this past offseason. Why is that significant, other than the chips they might...