| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Forty-five yards from paydirt, trailing by two points and with time running out, the Ravens seemed doomed. Twenty seconds remained when quarterback Kyle Boller took the snap, eluded a Houston Texans' blitz and fired 10 yards downfield.
| Oct 22, 2012
| 7:11 AM
Things can always get worse, can't they?
I used to think reviewing any Baltimore Ravens telecast with Dan Dierdorf and Greg Gumbel in the broadcast booth was about as bad as things could get on my beat.
But Sunday, I found out there was a much lower...
| May 1, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh clarified comments he made on a local radio station Tuesday in which he said that Super Bowl championships won by the New England Patriots were "stained" and have "asterisks" because of the Spygate scandal in 2007.
| May 26, 2012
| 2:09 PM
If you want to know what Mike Tice's Bears offense will look like in the fall, it isn't a crystal ball you need.
It's a time machine. Set at 2003 or so.
From 2002 to 2005, Tice was head coach of the Vikings. He didn't coordinate the offense or call...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:36 PM
I cannot remember watching a football telecast and learning less than I did from the CBS crew Sunday in the Baltimore Ravens 25-15 win over the Cleveland Browns.
And the reason for that is simple: Rich Gannon is almost as lazy in his commitment to...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:53 PM
The temptation might be great, but the Ravens have to resist.
Considering that Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has played well at home as opposed to poorly on the road, offensive coordinator Cam Cameron has to be rethinking the game plan after staying with...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Ravens fans placated by the NFL’s decision to award the franchise with three prime-time games at M&T Bank Stadium may raise their hackles when they read an analysis piece on NFL.com.
Gregg Rosenthal, the website’s Around the League editor,...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Jacoby Jones' philosophy on football can be explained by some words of wisdom a coach shared with him when he played at Marion Abramson High in New Orleans.
"The first thing my coach told me was, 'You're built to run,'" Jones recalled. "So I'm just going...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 6:17 AM
This feature appears each Tuesday on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?
| Sep 5, 2012
The NFL is back and you can hear cash registers ringing throughout TV land.
That's because the NFL means business. Big business.
After a record-breaking season for viewership, culminating with Super Bowl XLVI being the most-watched program in the...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 5:55 AM
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....