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. That way he'll have an excuse to do the same to start his workday, too.
RUNNING IT BACK
Ravens coach John Harbaugh was noncommittal about when linebacker Ray Lewis will return to practice. ... Four players, including starting defenders
RAVENS STUFF, BUT NOT FROM US
The Ravens are preparing for multiple quarterbacks this week. ... The Ravens defense has gotten better in November. ... Rice was named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week. ... Wide receiver
BEHIND ENEMY LINES
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is throwing, but his status for Sunday is still cloudy. ...
SHAMELESS PLUG OF THE DAY
In this week's edition of "Five Ravens stats that stand out," I crunched numbers on the Ravens defense,
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