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
Linebacker Ray Lewis denied using performance-enhancing drugs at Tuesday's Super Bowl media day. ... Quarterback Joe Flacco apologized for his insensitive slip-up. ... Otherwise, the Ravens were relaxed at media day, and linebacker
RAVENS STUFF, BUT NOT FROM US
Ray Lewis is making the Super Bowl all about himself. ... Lewis can't escape the cold truth. ... Safety Ed Reed has been hiding in plain sight. ... It's been a long, strange trip from Delaware to the NFL for Flacco. ... Cornerback
BEHIND ENEMY LINES
Despite boasting that he is the best wide receiver ever,
Each day this week, I will break down a key matchup from Sunday's Super Bowl. Today, I looked at how the Ravens defensive backs might handle standout 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree.
OUTSIDE OF BALTIMORE