| May 3, 2013
| 5:48 PM
The practices and locker room have been closed all year. Players and coaches have been deliberately vague about schemes and position changes.
But that cannot stop us, ladies and gentlemen, from taking a shot at projecting the final Philadelphia Eagles...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 6:27 PM
For Ravens star cornerback Lardarius Webb, patience remains his watchword as he makes steady progress in his rehabilitation from a torn anterior cruciate ligament for the second time in four years.
The Ravens' top cornerback suffered a right knee injury...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 6:55 PM
— Brandon Graham has always been a stand-up guy. But literally?
This year, we'll find that out about the fourth-year Philadelphia Eagle who is trying to fit into his third pro defensive system.
Defensive end or linebacker?
Graham says he...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I couldn’t help but notice a couple of trends with the Ravens’ four offseason additions so far.
First, the Ravens signed four players who were cut by other teams this past offseason. Why is that significant, other than the chips they might...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 3:45 PM
The significance of replacing Ed Reed resonated strongly with new Ravens free safety Michael Huff, a feeling he imparted to the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year.
Before Huff officially signed his three-year, $6 million contract, he texted Reed to...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:26 AM
The Ravens' defensive overhaul has significantly impacted the secondary, with the departure of three starters from last season.
Both starting safeties from 2012 have left the building, with free safety Ed Reed joining the Houston Texans on a three-year,...
| Apr 1, 2013
Andy Reid was known for running fast-paced practices designed to maximize a minimal amount of time on the field.
The former head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles paid as much attention to what players did between plays as he did to how they performed...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 7:11 AM
I mentioned this on my Twitter account, but I wanted to go into a little more detail here. Eight of the nine oldest Ravens – and the six oldest overall - from the team that won the Super Bowl two months ago are no longer under contract with the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:04 AM
What is wrong with this town? I know there are tons of people out there in Baltimore who are as angry at what just happened to our Super Bowl team as I am, but where is their voice?
The word "fan" is short for "fanatic." Where are the fanatics who...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 6:24 PM
For so long, they had been the two faces of one of the league’s most dominant defenses, Ray Lewis the punishing tackler and Ed Reed the unrelenting ball hawk. Now, they are both gone and the mass exodus from the Ravens defense continues.
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:54 AM
The Ravens' three-word mantra remains unchanged: Next man up.
That adage is about to be tested. The Super Bowl champions' defense has been impacted heavily by free agency as well as Ray Lewis' retirement and cutting strong safety Bernard Pollard, the...