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
On Wednesday, Ray Lewis gave a stronger denial when asked about deer antler spray and PEDs. ... Joe Flacco's play in the playoffs is reaching historic levels. ... Ravens owner
RAVENS STUFF, BUT NOT FROM US
The Ravens were inspired by Muhammad Ali. ... Ray Lewis symbolizes what is good and bad about the NFL. ... Joe Flacco has transformed the Ravens. ... Elite status or not, Flacco is in a good place. ... Ed Reed can't walk away from football. ... The Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers can get physical in the trenches.
BEHIND ENEMY LINES
SHAMELESS PLUG OF THE DAY
Each day this week, I will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today's is the battle between 49ers linebackers Patrick Willis and
OUTSIDE OF BALTIMORE