| Sep 19, 2012
| 6:05 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....
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:36 PM
I cannot remember watching a football telecast and learning less than I did from the CBS crew Sunday in the Baltimore Ravens 25-15 win over the Cleveland Browns.
And the reason for that is simple: Rich Gannon is almost as lazy in his commitment to...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. On Sunday, the Ravens play the Oakland Raiders at M&T Bank Stadium. Thanks to Jerry McDonald, the Raiders beat writer for the Oakland Tribune and the...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 11:46 AM
He has thrown his hands up in the air after a dropped pass, angrily ripped off his helmet after a stalled possession and loudly chastised himself after an errant throw.
Joe Flacco's body language has been studied and scrutinized since the day he became...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 7:21 AM
Week 1: Ravens 16, Steelers 0
Pittsburgh – Three Rivers Stadium
The Ravens opened the 2000 season with a dominant defensive performance in a victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Ravens stifled a Steelers offense that failed to record a...
| Dec 1, 2010
Feb. 19: Sometime around 3 a.m. PST, Bucs Executive Vice Presidents Joel and Bryan Glazer finalize a deal with Oakland owner Al Davis to get Gruden out of the final year of a contract with the Raiders. The cost is two first-round picks, two second-...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 5:50 AM
From the Z on TV blog:
CBS Sports analyst Rich Gannon spent most of Sunday's game between the Ravens and the Cincinnati Bengals denying the reality right before his eyes of what a wretched game Joe Flacco was playing.
Maybe it was because they were both...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 9:29 AM
Offensive ugliness stands out
The wonderment of the Ravens' 2000 Super Bowl season was, for me, the October touchdown drought by the offense, not the season-long magnificence of the defense.
In October, when they did not score a touchdown of any kind...
| Feb 6, 2009
ESPN's latest "Mt. Rushmore of Sports" release doesn't make much more sense to me than the last one. It appears Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, Joe Namath and Manhasset's own Jim Brown will represent New York in this feature. I'm not......