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 STUFF, BUT NOT FROM US
Like Lewis, Rice wants to play his whole career in Baltimore, too. ... Lewis said his dance was a tribute to his fans. ... Here are five changes since the last time the Ravens and Broncos met. ... Quarterback Joe Flacco has moved on from his pick-six in the last meeting. ... Linebacker
BEHIND ENEMY LINES
Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is still getting used to wearing a glove on his throwing hand. ... Saturday's game is the next step in Manning's remarkable comeback. ... It is also the last time that Manning and Lewis will duke it out. ... The Broncos should be concerned about playing the Ravens. ... Running back
SHAMELESS PLUG OF THE DAY
In this week's Tale of the Tape post, I looked at Dennis Pitta's touchdown catch-and-run in the win over the Colts.
OUTSIDE OF BALTIMORE