| 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...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Patriots 41, Ravens 7
STRATEGY: Joe Flacco's sprained left knee meant the Ravens were even more reliant than usual on the shotgun formation rather than have him drop back in the pocket. They ran the shotgun 67 of 74 snaps, trying in vain to increase the...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Five days out from a game the Ravens must win to make the playoffs and salvage a frustrating season, quarterback Joe Flacco said his sprained knee is sore after Sunday's loss but that it is in much better shape than it was a week ago.
"It feels better,"...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:49 PM
If the Ravens aren't still playing in late January, second-year kicker Justin Tucker will head to Hawaii for his first Pro Bowl. He’ll likely be joined by a couple of teammates who are familiar with the trip.
Tucker, right guard Marshal Yanda,...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:44 AM
It was a long, frustrating season for Ravens fullback Vonta Leach, whose role was drastically reduced after he was cut and re-signed in the offseason.
Re-signed to a two-year, $3.75 million contract that included a $1.16 million signing bonus after...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Finally, in Sunday’s 34-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, the Ravens were able to use tight end Dennis Pitta as they originally envisioned before training camp kicked off. Pitta, in his fourth game back from hip surgery, played 63 snaps against the...