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Russell Street Report

  • ESPN: Ben Has Better 5-Year Outlook

    - 2 days ago 29 Jun 15, 2:35pm -
  • Kelechi Osemele Focused on 2015
    From rookie to Super Bowl champ to seasoned vet, Ravens guard/tackle Kelechi Osemele has already seen a lot in his three years in the league. There has been a lot of discussion this offseason about the protectors of quarterback Joe … Continue readi…
    - 3 days ago 28 Jun 15, 3:03pm -
  • The Other Guys

    The Other Guys

    There are 118 players who have had at least 1 career reception as a Raven. This isn’t a review of the best of those receivers such as Derrick Mason, Todd Heap, Ray Rice, Torrey Smith, Qadry Ismail and Anquan Boldin. … Continue reading →The pos…
    - 3 days ago 28 Jun 15, 1:57pm -
  • Will Ravens Secondary Step Up In 2015?

    Will Ravens Secondary Step Up In 2015?

    Who Takes Pernell McPhee’s Spot?   The Ravens’ Defense is looking strong. Over the past few years, Ozzie & Co. have done magnificent work patching up weaknesses and replacing defensive stalwarts. They’ve done it with exceptional drafting and s…
    - 4 days ago 27 Jun 15, 12:44pm -
  • Ravens Could Host a Game in California
    There is no apparent dominant team in the AFC for the moment and each of the contenders has flaws. Arguably the most balanced of the contenders is the Baltimore Ravens who could make a serious push to make their 3rd … Continue reading →The post…
    - 4 days ago 27 Jun 15, 11:28am -
  • 2015 Could Be Flacco’s Best Year Yet
    Joe Flacco and the Ravens offense are looking to build off of their success from 2014. In a year where the Ravens set a franchise record with 409 points, Flacco enjoyed his best season since entering the league. He finished … Continue reading →T…
    - 4 days ago 26 Jun 15, 6:23pm -
  • Dean Pees Ranked Among Top 10 DCs
    Dean Pees among Bucky Brooks’ top 10 defensive coordinators Many Ravens fans would probably disagree with this one. I’ve been critical of Dean Pees in the past. I’ve found him predictable. This past year, however, I was very impressed with ……
    - 5 days ago 26 Jun 15, 2:13pm -
  • The Best Sports Movies of All Time
    Back on July 7, 2003, we posted our very first edition of Top Guns and the topic was motion pictures with a sports theme. Time has a way of altering such lists, especially with the release of new films. Feel … Continue reading →The post The Best…
    - 5 days ago 26 Jun 15, 1:16pm -
  • Training Camp Preview: Running Backs

    Training Camp Preview: Running Backs

    Less than two years ago, the Baltimore Ravens constructed their initial 53-man roster for the 2013 season with four players in the backfield: Ray Rice, Bernard Pierce, Vonta Leach and Kyle Juszczyk. Fast forward to now, and only Juszczyk remains. ……
    - 5 days ago 26 Jun 15, 11:48am -
  • Ravens May Hire a Full Time Butler
    Jeremy Butler had an impressive camp in 2014 and so far through OTA’s and minicamp in 2015 he’s taken it up a notch further, so much so that teammates Joe Flacco and Steve Smith, Sr. have publicly praised the former … Continue reading →The p…
    - 5 days ago 26 Jun 15, 10:00am -

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  • newTroy Vincent criticizes union spending on legal fees

    Troy Vincent criticizes union spending on legal fees

    Plenty of people have criticized the NFL Players Association for the amount of money it spends on outside legal fees. The last group that should be criticizing the NFLPA for the money it spends on outside legal fees is the group that has compelled t…
    - 14 hours ago 30 Jun 15, 2:32pm -
  • John Harbaugh: It’s time for Marlon Brown to step up

    John Harbaugh: It’s time for Marlon Brown to step up

    The Ravens drafted Breshad Perriman in the first round of the draft and then added Darren Waller in the sixth round this year, but they steered clear of veteran additions to the wide receiver group after Torrey Smith signed with the 49ers as a free a…
    - 3 days ago 28 Jun 15, 12:10pm -
  • Ngata says he’s “totally different” from Suh

    Ngata says he’s “totally different” from Suh

    The Lions lost defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh and traded for defensive tackle Haloti Ngata at the start of the league year, but Ngata says those two moves shouldn’t be viewed in tandem. According to Ngata, the people who say he was brought in to re…
    - 5 days ago 26 Jun 15, 2:59pm -
  • Steelers to honor Jerome Bettis at prime time game vs. Ravens

    Steelers to honor Jerome Bettis at prime time game vs. Ravens

    The Steelers have decided to make their prime time Thursday night game against the Ravens even more special. New Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis will be honored at the October 1 game against the Ravens, the Steelers announced today. Bettis will be enshri…
    - 6 days ago 24 Jun 15, 11:33pm -
  • John Harbaugh: Ravens are working on illegal formations

    John Harbaugh: Ravens are working on illegal formations

    When the Patriots unveiled their surprise four-lineman formation in a January win over the Ravens, Baltimore head coach John Harbaugh was furious, feeling that the officials wrongly allowed the Patriots to disguise which players were eligible receive…
    - 10 days ago 21 Jun 15, 1:41pm -
  • Tarell Brown says Ravens among teams expressing interest

    Tarell Brown says Ravens among teams expressing interest

    Cornerback Tarell Brown had a visit with the Patriots in May and he says he’s also heard from one of the teams the Patriots beat in the playoffs last season. Brown told Alex Marvez and Zig Fracassi of Sirius XM NFL Radio that the Ravens are part of…
    - 10 days ago 21 Jun 15, 11:26am -
  • Terrell Suggs: Tom Brady’s legacy isn’t tarnished by Deflategate

    Terrell Suggs: Tom Brady’s legacy isn’t tarnished by Deflategate

    Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is receiving support from a surprising colleague: Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs. Suggs says Brady, who is suspended for the first four games of the season for Deflategate, still has a sterling reputation in the NFL fo…
    - 12 days ago 18 Jun 15, 10:26pm -
  • Terrell Suggs on playing future: At the end of this year, we’ll talk

    Terrell Suggs on playing future: At the end of this year, we’ll talk

    Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs has seen a number of his longtime teammates leave the team over the last few years, including the departure of defensive tackle Haloti Ngata in a trade with the Lions this offseason. Suggs said Tuesday that “the show…
    - 14 days ago 17 Jun 15, 1:44pm -
  • Ex-Ravens cheerleader pleads guilty to raping 15-year-old boy

    Ex-Ravens cheerleader pleads guilty to raping 15-year-old boy

    Molly Shattuck gained a great deal of attention as the NFL’s oldest cheerleader when she joined the Baltimore Ravens’ squad, but now she’s gaining attention for a very different reason. The 48-year-old Shattuck pleaded guilty today to fourth-de…
    - 14 days ago 16 Jun 15, 9:04pm -
  • Steve Smith doesn’t see himself as just a mentor to younger teammates

    Steve Smith doesn’t see himself as just a mentor to younger teammates

    Steve Smith is heading into his 15th NFL season, which means he has more than a decade of NFL experience more than any of the other receivers on the Ravens roster. That disparity has led to a lot of talk about Smith serving as a mentor to receivers l…
    - 16 days ago 15 Jun 15, 3:48pm -

Ravens Football Machine

  • Ten cornerbacks will compete for 5, maybe 6 spots on Ravens final roster…
    Garrett Downing over at BaltimoreRavens.com has a nice series going on positional roster competition for the Ravens coming up in 2015 training camp. In a recent look at the cornerback candidates, Downing broke down the list of competitors—some vete…
    - 1 day ago 29 Jun 15, 11:18pm -
  • Baltimore Ravens Fall In Top-10 For Most Travel Miles For 2015 NFL Season
    The Baltimore Ravens are heading into training camp with the same head coach and quarterback that they’ve had since 2008, as John Harbaugh and Joe Flacco will look to add to their already-stellar resumes. After a deflating loss to the New England P…
    - 4 days ago 27 Jun 15, 4:00am -
  • Joe Flacco elevates “Meh” to an art form expression as QB of the Ravens…
    To those Flacco critics who say Joe needs to be more “Gung Ho” as a vocal leader for the Ravens— I say “Meh”. And that’s exactly what Joe would say. Third and long? Flacco says “Meh”… Get sacked by two guys from both sides after a d…
    - 8 days ago 23 Jun 15, 4:37am -
  • The good, bad and weird news from Ravens mandatory minicamp…
    The good news is WR Steve Smith Sr. looks like he’s 27 years old again instead of pushing 36 !!! Steve is flying around the field out there in the heat and really getting on the offensive-team rookies for not keeping up with his pace in practice. I…
    - 13 days ago 17 Jun 15, 11:57pm -
  • Radar Love for Ravens players as June OTA’s wrap up…
    Man it’s been a hot and humid week as the Ravens bring their June OTA sessions to a close. But the good news for Ravens fans is there have been no significant injuries thus far and their veteran players have reported in excellent conditioning for t…
    - 16 days ago 14 Jun 15, 6:20pm -
  • Random construction notes on 2015 Ravens in early June…
    Looks like kicker Justin Tucker will get the Franchise Tag contract next season. For a kicker, the NFL Franchise value is $4.45 million in the tagged season. The Ravens can’t afford to extend Tucker’s rookie contract this season because all the d…
    - 22 days ago 9 Jun 15, 12:11am -
  • Steve Smith #54 in NFLN’s Top 100 Players List…
    It’s a nice honor and sign of respect for Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith to be voted by his peers as high as 54th in the Top 100 Players Poll—even moreso because Smith was left off the list last year, and he is now 36 years old. Here’s a 4-mi…
    - 26 days ago 4 Jun 15, 11:36pm -
  • Ravens who look ready to ball at June OTA’s…
    Sometimes you can just tell with your eyes that a player has been working hard all winter and spring to maintain top football shape. By all visual accounts coming out of OTA’s this week and past week at Ravens minicamp in Owings Mills, these are th…
    - 29 days ago 1 Jun 15, 10:38pm -
  • Michael Campanaro injured—Flacco clicks with Trestman…
    Michael Campanaro is out for several months with a torn quadriceps suffered at Ravens OTA’s. That’s a tough break for a player who has flashed so much promise as a receiver, a running back and a kick/punt returner. It’s also a challenge to the…
    - 33 days ago 28 May 15, 9:49pm -
  • What can you find about Ravens in 10 days of OTA’s?
    The Baltimore Ravens kicked off 10 days of OTA’s (Organized Team Activities) this Tuesday— no real contact, but plenty of real competition, if you get my drift. But what can you really find about about the 2015 Ravens from such relatively casual…
    - 35 days ago 26 May 15, 10:54pm -

Baltimore Gridiron Report

  • Ravens Ink Veteran CB Cassius Vaughn
    The Ravens have signed veteran cornerback Cassius Vaughn according to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun. Vaughn has played for the Indianapolis Colts, the Denver Broncos, and the Detroit Lions in the course of a five-year NFL career that has included…
    - 33 days ago 28 May 15, 6:09pm -
  • Baltimore’s Arrest Problem
    Do the Ravens have a problem when it comes to players getting arrested off the field? Check Joe Flacco’s NFL odds for this 2015 football season at Mybookie.ag. The team has had an array of arrests since the end of the 2014 season which ended with a…
    - 97 days ago 26 Mar 15, 1:44pm -
  • Ravens Keeping RB Justin Forsett With Three-Year Deal
    The Ravens are keeping their top running back from last season, as they have come to terms with running back Justin Forsett. The back was an unrestricted free agent coming off a breakout season in which he rushed for 1,266 yards. Ravens are giving RB…
    - 12 Mar 15, 6:29pm -
  • Kubiak Announces He’s Staying Put with the Ravens
    Despite garnering interest for head-coaching vacancies, Ravens offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak has decided to stay with the Ravens, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports. “It is flattering and humbling to be invited to interview for a number…
    - 12 Jan 15, 3:00pm -
  • Ravens vs Patriots – A Rivalry With Respect Trickled In
    For the third time in four seasons, the Ravens and Patriots will do battle in the AFC Playoffs, this time it’s first Divisional game of the biggest NFL weekend of the year, and this time instead of a trip to the Super Bowl on the line, it’s for a…
    - 8 Jan 15, 7:20pm -
  • Ravens vs Steelers NFL Wild Card Inactives
    Ravens: OT Eugene Monroe, DT Timmy Jernigan, TE Phillip Supernaw, DT Casey Walker, DT Terrence Cody, DE Steven Means, CB Chris Greenwood Steelers: CB Ike Taylor, RB Le’Veon Bell, DE Clifton Geathers, OL Chris Hubbard, TE Michael Palmer, WR Lance Mo…
    - 4 Jan 15, 12:08am -
  • Ravens vs Steelers Wednesday Wild Card Injury Report
    BALTIMORE RAVENS Practice Report DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE Wednesday LB Arthur Brown (thigh), DT Timmy Jernigan (foot, ankle), T Eugene Monroe (ankle) FULL PARTICIPATION IN PRACTICE Wednesday DE Chris Canty (ankle, thigh) PITTSBURGH STEELERS…
    - 31 Dec 14, 10:03pm -
  • Video: CBS Ravens vs Steelers AFC Wild Card Game Preview
    Pete Prisco and Pat Kirwan preview the AFC Wild Card matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers.
    - 31 Dec 14, 9:47pm -
  • Ravens Earn Playoff Spot with 20-10 Win Over Browns
    The Ravens needed help Sunday to get to the postseason, but got that and also took care of business to return to the promise land of the NFL postseason. The Browns hung around vs the Ravens into the fourth quarter, but the offense finally came to lif…
    - 28 Dec 14, 9:55pm -
  • Ravens Fold In Houston; Lose to Texans 25-13 to Blurry Playoff Chances
    The Ravens had a path to the playoffs, and Sunday that path got a lot more cloudy after an awful 25-13 setback to the Houston Texans. It was one of the worst games in the history of QB Joe Flacco, who threw three picks and went 21-for-50 for 195 yard…
    - 21 Dec 14, 9:56pm -

Baltimore Beat Down

  • newTop 5 WRs in AFC North heading into 2015
    We rank the AFC North's five best wide receivers. Typing out their names was completed in one effortless motion.Ranking the individuals, however, grew taxing, stressful even, as I'm usually that guy who panics, rushes to conclusions and draws in th…
    - 3 hours ago 1 Jul 15, 1:58am -
  • newRavens Productions win yet another Emmy
    Congratulations to the Ravens Productions staff! Well deserved!You may or may not remember the hottest mixtape of 2014, the 'Ravens Christmas Album'. As SNL's 'Stefon' would put it, "this album has everything."Featuring hot singles like 'White C…
    - 5 hours ago 30 Jun 15, 11:26pm -
  • Ravens Breshad Perriman's ceiling higher than Panthers Devin Funchess'
    Fifteen picks after the Baltimore Ravens snagged Breshad Perriman off the draft board, the Carolina Panthers lassoed gargantuan wide receiver Devin Funchess out of Michigan.Days leading up to Spring's Thanksgiving (the 2015 NFL Draft), I preened Dev…
    - 1 day ago 30 Jun 15, 1:37am -
  • Terrell Suggs helps AFC take down NFC in 'Celebrity Family Feud'
    Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, a terrifying beast on a football field, feasted on fellow NFC players on Celebrity Family Feud Sunday night. Terrell Suggs helped his AFC peers win a Celebrity Family Feud title on ABC Family Sunday night. Su…
    - 1 day ago 29 Jun 15, 11:48pm -
  • Just Another Reason Flacco hasn't broken 4000 yards
    We all know the many reasons why our franchise quarterback flies under the radar. He doesn't put up fantasy football caliber stats. Not that it makes sense to care in a sport that winning trumps all, and Flacco has the most wins AND the best stats in…
    - 1 day ago 29 Jun 15, 5:28pm -
  • Ray Lewis at WrestleMania? It Almost Happened.
    Oh what could have been.... We all know our beloved linebacker Ray Lewis was a force to be reckoned with on the field, but in the ring too? This week, in an interview on 'The Dan Patrick Show', WWE Star Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson confirmed that Ra…
    - 3 days ago 28 Jun 15, 4:00pm -
  • The AFC North is the Best Division in Football
    Many pundits think the NFC West is the best of them all, but they aren't right."The NFC West is the toughest division in football". Is what many pundits and analysts have seemed to say over the past few years, yet they're wrong. While the West offer…
    - 3 days ago 28 Jun 15, 12:52pm -
  • Eugene Monroe is the Most Overrated Player on Ravens
    Pete Prisco of CBS Sports did a list of the most overrated player for each team in the NFL...Pete Prisco of CBS sports did a list of the most overrated player for each team in the NFL. For the Baltimore Ravens, Prisco elected Eugene Monroe for the"…
    - 4 days ago 27 Jun 15, 12:43pm -