| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:34 AM
The mass exodus from the Ravens roster after their Super Bowl victory was triggered by familiar culprits.
The age of key veterans and a lack of salary cap space forced the Ravens into bargain-hunting mode as they overhauled a championship squad. A...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb remains ahead of schedule in his recovery from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, making significant progress in his rehabilitation, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
The scenario of...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:38 PM
The beginning of an NFL season represents optimism, and should possess excitement and renewed hope.
There's usually playoff talk and aspirations for a division title. Maybe someone will whisper those two words few dare speak of in July ... Super Bowl....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:49 AM
When inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe left the Ravens to sign a $35 million contract with the Miami Dolphins in March, it was primarily a financial decision.
The Dolphins' offer -- which included a $7 million signing bonus with a total of $17 million...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:37 PM
If you had to sum up the defending Super Bowl champion Ravens in one word as they head into training camp next week, I think we all know what that word would be.
Not bad boring. Not the kind of boring that means there's no reason to pay...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:24 AM
When Ravens senior defensive assistant Steve Spagnuolo was running the New York Giants' defense six years ago, they won a Super Bowl behind a dominant front seven.
The Giants led the NFL with 53 sacks that season, including a dozen in one game to tie an...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 7:25 AM
The Miami Dolphins defense will be responsible for carry this team yet another season.
This isn't a secret to anyone with eyes, or a remote knowledge of how the Dolphins have played the last four seasons.
Miami's defense will be responsible for...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 12:23 PM
The money quote, the one that fed the fantasy, wasn't much of one when you sift through the qualifiers and conditions. But it spoke of a giddy summer theory percolating through the hopes of another loud Dolphins' off-season.
This was somewhere after the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:22 AM
When the Ravens wrap up the preseason tonight against the St. Louis Rams, most, if not all, of their defensive starters won’t play a single snap. That’s OK, though. After an offseason overhaul that included the loss of two future Hall of...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 6:06 PM
As the final round of the 2013 draft began in April and Matt Furstenburg agonized over where his NFL career would begin, the former Maryland tight end got a phone call that eased some of his anxiety.
So many people — from friends and former...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:11 AM
I'd like to enter a guilty plea. I openly admit I'm a glass half-empty kind of guy.
That's just my style, my way of thinking. I prepare for the worst in every instance, and if I get something better than the worst I'll be pleasantly surprised.