| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:18 PM
Ron Fritz, sports editor: The Ravens need to put this game in the rear-view mirror, but the devastation might be tough to ignore. The Broncos, especially Peyton Manning, exposed every weakness the Ravens have. Everyone thought the defense got better...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Ravens wide receiver Brandon Stokley spent four seasons with quarterback Peyton Manning in Indianapolis and the two reunited last year for one season in Denver. Like Ravens offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell and tight end Dallas Clark, Stokley has great...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:01 PM
There are moments during practice where Brandon Gibson's head is spinning faster than the football he's supposed to catch.
In the span of seconds the Miami Dolphins' new receiver must decipher if he's facing zone or man coverage, and adjust his route...
| 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...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:21 AM
As we get closer to training camp, you’ll undoubtedly see plenty of stories about the various position competitions expected to commence when the Ravens have their first full-team practice July 25.
One of the main ones that figures to be...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Jan 15, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Ravens 38, Broncos 35, 2OT
Strategy: It took a ton of wise decisions to triumph in the instant classic. Jim Caldwell blended aggressive deep passes with an old-fashioned approach on the ground, piling up 479 yards of total offense. Joe Flacco trusted...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. This week, I chatted with reporter Mark Daniels, who covers The New England Patriots for The Boston Herald.
MV: Tom Brady is an all-time great and...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:35 AM
The Ravens are one of the few teams that have not allowed New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker to enjoy too much success when they meet on the field. Prior to a 31-30 win on Sept. 23, the defense had surrendered just 22 receptions for 172 yards...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Patriots 30, Ravens 21
The Ravens go into this game with enormous confidence. But Tom Brady to Wes Welker is a tough combination to beat, especially at Gillette Stadium. And now the Pats actually have a running game with Stevan Ridley...