| May 22, 2013
| 4:14 PM
There will be no purple smudge on the accomplishments of Brian Urlacher. The sight of him with some sort of cat or bird on his helmet never will make anyone wince. He will not have that moment when he makes us recall Willie Mays with the Mets....
| May 18, 2013
| 10:28 PM
Soccer--Premier League, teams to be announced, 9:30 a.m. (ESPN2); MLS, Los Angeles at New York, 12:10 p.m. (ESPN2)
Auto Racing--Indy Racing League, IndyCar Indianapolis 500 Bump Day, 11 a.m. (NBCSN); Drag Racing, NHRA Kansas...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Every week, blogger Matt Vensel breaks down a critical play, sometimes with the help of Ravens players, from that week’s game. Today, he looks at Joe Flacco’s second-half touchdown pass to tight end Dennis Pitta.
If the Denver Broncos didn&...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
one -- pressure allowed by offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie on Sunday, his first start of the 2012 season.
The Ravens made significant...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Ravens veteran offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie was convinced he had assumed permanent residence inside coach John Harbaugh's doghouse.
Between frequently facing concerns about his weight and conditioning, reporting late for training camp after saying...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:02 PM
When Ravens fullback Vonta Leach was able to walk off the field Sunday after suffering an ankle injury minutes earlier, the offensive coaching staff breathed a collective sigh of relief.
The Indianapolis Colts (11-5) are coming to town Sunday for a...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Bengals 23, Ravens 17
Strategy: Believing that upgraded health in the postseason trumps building momentum, the Ravens rested injured players and key starters. And it worked as there were no serious injuries. The offense was run differently to...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Coach John Harbaugh’s decision to rest many of his starters before and during Sunday’s 23-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals might have been a heady move based on the participation numbers at Wednesday’s practice. Every player was present...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Contradicting an earlier post, the Ravens reported that defensive tackle Haloti Ngata did indeed participate in Thursday’s practice. The four-time Pro Bowler, who has been bothered by an injured knee, was limited for the second straight day....
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:40 AM
For 10 years as the quarterbacks coach and then head coach, Jim Caldwell had the luxury of watching the Indianapolis Colts wreak havoc on opposing offenses by sending Dwight Freeney and Robert Mathis to harass quarterbacks.
On Sunday in an AFC...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 10:15 AM
RAVENS: Quarterback Joe Flacco set a single-season career high in passing yards (3,817) but the Ravens need him to be a lot more consistent in the playoffs. In nine career playoff games, Flacco has eight touchdowns, eight interceptions...