| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:02 AM
Now that the Ravens have declared tight end Dennis Pitta out for the season with a fractured, dislocated hip, his loss is expected to have a serious long-term impact on the offense.
Pitta was a clutch target who was particularly valuable to...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 5:46 PM
The Ravens were just finishing the short-yardage period at practice and rookie fullback Kyle Juszczyk had been getting stuffed like a turkey in preparation for Thanksgiving. He got rocked by safety James Ihedigbo and then by linebackers Arthur Brown and...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:56 PM
What initially appeared to be an acrobatic catch in the back of the end zone Saturday became the Ravens' first significant injury of training camp, and a potential blow in their quest to repeat as Super Bowl champions.
Tight end Dennis Pitta, one of Joe...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Athletes have long known about the benefits of running in sand. But running in thick, black muck? While chasing rabbits as they dart and weave?
That's a south-central Florida thing — specifically in the towns of Belle Glade and Pahokee, where...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Despite their first loss in preaseason to the Carolina Panthers, the Ravens had to be delighted with the performances of three injured players who received their first substantial playing time Thursday night.
Cornerback Lardarius Webb (knee) and...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:02 PM
For the past couple of weeks, the Ravens' offensive starters have answered the question with little more than a dismissive shrug.
No, they are not concerned that the offense has gotten very little going in about three quarters of work. They don't...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 6:43 PM
For today's NFL offenses, three is a magic number.
As quarterbacks throw more passes and point totals continue to rise, teams are keeping fullbacks and blocking tight ends on the sideline and using three wide receivers on more than half of their...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:22 PM
It isn't time to worry yet, but at least keep an eye on the situation.
What is up with Joe Flacco?
It has only been two preseason games, but so far all we've seen is the average Flacco that played for most of the 2012 regular season, and that is...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Open question: Isn’t it just a little early to start wondering if Joe Flacco is going to have a post-contract letdown?
Maybe I turned on the radio at just the wrong moments, but I could swear that some sports talkshows were buzzing on Friday and...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees puts the film on during defensive meetings and encourages his fellow coaches not to speak. As the footage rolls, he wants to hear only the voices of his players.
Loud responses are welcome. Silence isn't. A wrong...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:11 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
77 -- The percentage of targets caught by Brandon Stokley when he lined up as a slot receiver last season.
Of all receivers who ran at...