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  • newRavens @ Steelers Injury Report & Game Status

    Ravens @ Steelers Injury Report & Game Status

    RAVENS GAME STATUS Out: WR Michael Campanaro (thigh); CB Jimmy Smith (foot) Questionable: TE Owen Daniels (knee); DE Chris Canty (wrist); G Marshal Yanda (knee) Probable: LB Terrell Suggs (neck); RB Justin Forsett (ankle); DT Haloti Ngata (shin); CB…
    - 6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 7:46pm -
  • newBOLD PREDICTIONS: Ravens at Steelers

    BOLD PREDICTIONS: Ravens at Steelers

    This game will follow the script of the Ravens 3 previous losses, in that the Ravens offense will start slow and get themselves in an early hole. They will again play much better in the 2nd half, and while I’d like to say they will pull out the win…
    - 9 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:21pm -
  • newThrough 8 Games, Wagner Proving Ravens Right

    Through 8 Games, Wagner Proving Ravens Right

    The Ravens may be sitting at 5-3 and in second place in the division at the moment, but my how times have changed along the offensive line – especially at the right tackle position. Many fans and media members hung their heads in disbelief as the R…
    - 10 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:46pm -
  • newRAVENS LINKS: Can Flacco Silence Pittsburgh Again?

    RAVENS LINKS: Can Flacco Silence Pittsburgh Again?

    Can Joe Flacco silence Heinz Field again? Joe Cool has enjoyed some success in Pittsburgh with late game heroics. Jamison Hensley gives us Joe’s opinion on going in to Heinz Field and playing the hated Steelers. LINK Why The Steelers Passed On C.J.…
    - 12 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:47pm -
  • newFLASHBACK FRIDAY: Ravens Sweep Steelers

    FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Ravens Sweep Steelers

    The Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Perhaps there’s mutual respect but there’s certainly mutual disdain. The Ravens head to Pittsburgh this week, week 9 of the NFL season just as they did in 2011. After destroying the Steelers in th…
    - 13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 12:53pm -
  • newBATTLE PLANS: Ravens at Steelers

    BATTLE PLANS: Ravens at Steelers

    Offense 1. Flip the Script Last Sunday, the Steelers were able to beat the Colts at their own game by winning the time of possession battle. They controlled the clock for close to 40 minutes, nearly doubling the amount of time they held the ball comp…
    - 14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:26am -
  • newSpecial Teams Aren’t as Special Anymore

    Special Teams Aren’t as Special Anymore

    With all due respect to Justin Tucker (who is essentially Matt Stover with a bigger club) and Sam Koch who has the 6th best net punting average (41.5) in the league, special teams are overrated. Sorry Coach Rosburg. During the Ravens 8 games so far J…
    - 23 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:50am -
  • THURSDAY INJURY REPORT: Ravens @ Steelers

    THURSDAY INJURY REPORT: Ravens @ Steelers

    Ravens DID NOT PARTICIPATE: WR Michael Campanaro (thigh); TE Owen Daniels (knee); CB Jimmy Smith (foot); LB Terrell Suggs (neck) LIMITED PARTICIPATION: RB Justin Forsett (ankle); G Marshal Yanda (knee) FULL PARTICIPATION: DE Chris Canty (wrist); D…
    - 1 day ago 30 Oct 14, 7:45pm -
  • TALE OF THE TAPE: An Extra Dose of “Zo”

    TALE OF THE TAPE: An Extra Dose of “Zo”

    After a 2013 season in which the Baltimore Ravens rush attack averaged a historically poor 3.1 yards per attempt, the run game in the Charm City has been nothing but positive. Ranking fifth in the NFL in rushing yards (1,027) and tied for third in to…
    - 1 day ago 30 Oct 14, 6:32pm -
  • FANTASY LINKS: Starts and Sits Week 9

    FANTASY LINKS: Starts and Sits Week 9

    Fantasy Football Start or Sit: Week 9 With teams like the Packers, Bears, and Packers on a bye this week, decisions to start and sit players become even more difficult. The guys over at numberFire have you covered with JJ Zachariason’s weekly start…
    - 1 day ago 30 Oct 14, 2:20pm -

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  • newWeek Nine injury report roundup

    Week Nine injury report roundup

    Over the course of the week, there are a lot of posts about the most prominent injured players but we know that you might not see all of them and that some others may fall through the cracks. As a result, we’ll comb through all the injury reports e…
    - 4 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 9:45pm -
  • newOwen Daniels questionable for Sunday night

    Owen Daniels questionable for Sunday night

    While Ravens tight end Owen Daniels was able to practice on Friday, his status for Sunday night’s game at Pittsburgh remains somewhat uncertain. Daniels, who had minor knee surgery last week, is listed as questionable on the club’s injury report.…
    - 5 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 8:02pm -
  • newSteelers having trouble filling stadium for night games

    Steelers having trouble filling stadium for night games

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have no issues when it comes to selling tickets.  When it comes to playing night games, however, the Steelers have a hard time  filling up the stadium. As explained by Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, three of t…
    - 8 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 5:26pm -
  • newNo sign of settlement talks in Rice appeal hearing, yet

    No sign of settlement talks in Rice appeal hearing, yet

    From the moment former federal judge Barbara S. Jones decided that Commissioner Roger Goodell will testify in the Ray Rice appeal hearing, a distinct possibility emerged that the challenge to Rice’s indefinite suspension will be resolved. And while…
    - 15 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:12am -
  • Dennis Pitta a few months away from knowing if he can play again

    Dennis Pitta a few months away from knowing if he can play again

    Tight end Dennis Pitta is out for the rest of the season after fracturing and dislocating his hip for the second time is any many seasons, but he joined the Ravens at a team Hallowwen function on Wednesday night. Pitta was appropriate costumed in a h…
    - 1 day ago 30 Oct 14, 4:01pm -
  • C.J. Mosley named defensive rookie of the month

    C.J. Mosley named defensive rookie of the month

    The Ravens were looking for a new inside linebacker to anchor their defense when they selected C.J. Mosley in the first round of this year’s draft and the early returns have been good. Mosley has started all eight games of his brief NFL career and…
    - 1 day ago 30 Oct 14, 3:00pm -
  • Torrey Smith sees some good in Vontaze Burfict

    Torrey Smith sees some good in Vontaze Burfict

    After a pair of WWE-style toe holds against the Panthers earlier this month, Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict instantly became known as the dirtiest player in pro football.  Ravens receiver Torrey Smith agrees with that sentiment, with a caveat. D…
    - 2 days ago 30 Oct 14, 11:46am -
  • Lardarius Webb didn’t practice on Wednesday

    Lardarius Webb didn’t practice on Wednesday

    The Ravens will be without cornerback Jimmy Smith for a few weeks as a result of a foot injury and they opened their week of practice without another cornerback. Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com reports that Lardarius Webb did not participate in practice…
    - 2 days ago 29 Oct 14, 7:04pm -
  • Steelers to retire Joe Greene’s No. 75 on Sunday night

    Steelers to retire Joe Greene’s No. 75 on Sunday night

    Sunday night’s Ravens-Steelers game will feature an extra kick, thanks to a rare honor that will be given to a guy who was known to kick, punch, whack, push, shove, and generally do whatever needed to be done to perform effectively on the football…
    - 2 days ago 29 Oct 14, 3:27pm -
  • Dean Blandino: Pass interference on Steve Smith was right call

    Dean Blandino: Pass interference on Steve Smith was right call

    For a moment on Sunday it looked like the Ravens pulled a rabbit out of their hat to beat the Bengals on an 80-yard touchdown pass to Steve Smith. Smith was flagged for offensive pass interference on the play, however, and the Ravens went down to de…
    - 2 days ago 29 Oct 14, 1:56pm -

Ravens Football Machine

  • newRavens vs. Steelers Sunday Night—best battle on the NFL schedule…
    It’s a great matchup of two traditional division rivals both at 5-3 and playing a meaningful game in prime time. It will be a chilly night in Pittsburgh, but there will be plenty of heated emotion down on the turf. The trend going into this game is…
    - 3 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:29pm -
  • A look at the upcoming Ravens schedule
    The Baltimore Ravens were fairly absent in 2013, failing to defend their Super Bowl title from 2012. They seem to be making up for lost time this year, however, as they’ve dished out some big blowouts and have gone a solid 5-3 through the first eig…
    - 1 day ago 30 Oct 14, 4:00pm -
  • Ravens take key casualties as they prepare for Pittsburgh…
    The worst part of losing at Cincinnati for the Ravens is they lost some more key players to injury while doing it. Now with the Pittsburgh road trip coming up and the Steelers really looking sharper as they dominated Indianapolis last weekend, the Ra…
    - 3 days ago 28 Oct 14, 11:21pm -
  • Ravens Defense almost saves the day, but Bengals hold on to win, 27-24
    The Ravens got off to one of those dreaded slow starts on the road in Cincinnati— one of those old habits that seemed to have been cured so far this season by Gary Kubiak’s new offense and Dean Pees’ rejuvenated defense. It was a fast 1st quart…
    - 5 days ago 26 Oct 14, 8:44pm -
  • Into the great wide open for Ravens at Cincy…
    This is a watershed game for the Ravens— they can go into Cincinnati and beat the Bengals, and take charge of the AFC North. The omens are looking good for the Ravens— their offense is clicking well for Gary Kubiak’s game plan despite the tempo…
    - 8 days ago 24 Oct 14, 6:30am -
  • Ravens must play the Bengals with a new long-snapper…
    Long Snap center— a position you only really notice as a fan when an exchange is screwed up or, as in Morgan Cox’ case on Sunday for the Ravens, he gets hurt. Cox is out for the season with a torn ACL. He ripped up his knee runing downfield on a…
    - 10 days ago 21 Oct 14, 11:37pm -
  • Ravens out-prepare Falcons, 29-7…
    The national media will summarize this game as a “defensive domination” by the Ravens over the Atlanta Falcons. That is a factual truth— but I would go an extra layer beyond the obvious and theorize that the Falcons were simply unprepared to pl…
    - 12 days ago 19 Oct 14, 9:59pm -
  • Ravens vs Falcons tickets beginning for lower than $70
    The Baltimore Ravens currently sit at 4-2 after last week’s commanding 48-17 victory over the Tampa bay Buccaneers. Their only two losses on the season have come against current division leaders in the Cincinnati Bengals (AFC North) and Indianapoli…
    - 14 days ago 17 Oct 14, 4:00pm -
  • Ravens tickets 18% above season average for Falcons game
    The Baltimore Ravens opened up a can of whoop-ass in Week 6, absolutely crushing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on the road. For a team that hadn’t been great away from home, it was a statement game. They have a chance to make another statement in Week 7…
    - 15 days ago 17 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • Getting a feeling for how the Atlanta Falcons will match up with the Ravens…
    Who are these Atlanta Falcons circa 2014? I’m not sure even the Falcons and their fans have the answer for that identity question yet. The Falcons at 2-4 are struggling. They don’t dominate home games at the Georgia Dome anymore like they used to…
    - 16 days ago 16 Oct 14, 12:09am -

Baltimore Gridiron Report

  • Poll: Falcons vs Ravens – Who Wins Sunday’s Matchup?
    Falcons vs Ravens – Who Wins Sunday’s Matchup?
    - 17 days ago 15 Oct 14, 3:45am -
  • Falcons vs Ravens NFL Week 7 Capsule
    ATLANTA FALCONS (2-4) AT BALTIMORE RAVENS (4-2) SERIES FALCONS RAVENS SERIES LEADER Series tied, 2-2 STREAKS Past 1 COACHES VS. OPP. Smith: 1-0 Harbaugh: 0-1 LAST WEEK L 27-13 vs. Bears W 48-17 at Buccaneers LAST GAME 11/11/10: Ravens 21 at Falcons 2…
    - 17 days ago 15 Oct 14, 3:42am -
  • Ravens at Bucs Wednesday Injury Report
    BALTIMORE RAVENS Practice Report DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE Wednesday WR Marlon Brown (pelvis), DE Chris Canty (wrist), S Matt Elam (shoulder), DT Timmy Jernigan (knee), T Eugene Monroe (knee), G Kelechi Osemele (knee), LB Daryl Smith (knee), C…
    - 23 days ago 8 Oct 14, 11:19pm -
  • Poll: Week 6 Matchup – Who Wins the Ravens at the Bucs?
    Week 6 Matchup – Who Wins the Ravens or Bucs?
    - 24 days ago 8 Oct 14, 4:41am -
  • NFL Week 6 Capsule – Ravens at Buccaneers
    BALTIMORE RAVENS (3-2) AT TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS (1-4) SERIES RAVENS BUCCANEERS SERIES LEADER Series tied, 2-2   STREAKS Past 2   COACHES VS. OPP. Harbaugh: 1-0 Smith: 1-1 LAST WEEK L 20-13 at Colts L 37-31 (OT) at Saints LAST GAME 11/28/10: Buccanee…
    - 24 days ago 8 Oct 14, 3:43am -
  • Video: SportsManias DieHard Tour – Ravens
    Former Epic Meal Time star, Alex Perrault (aka. “Muscles Glasses”), is taking on tailgating in his latest endeavor — the SportsManias DieHard Tour — a vlog-style series that profiles the tailgating experiences of diehard sports fans across th…
    - 24 days ago 8 Oct 14, 12:40am -
  • Video: CBS NFL Week 5 Preview – Ravens vs Colts
    Pete Prisco and Pat Kirwan preview the NFL Week 5 matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and Indianapolis Colts.
    - 29 days ago 2 Oct 14, 4:06pm -
  • Panthers vs Ravens NFL Week Four Inactives
    Panthers: QB Joe Webb, RB Jonathan Stewart, S Tre Boston, RB Fozzy Whittaker, LB Thomas Davis, OL Andrew Norwell, TE Brandon Williams. Ravens: CB Lardarius Webb, OT Eugene Monroe, WR Michael Campanaro, LB Arthur Brown, G John Urschel, DT Timmy Jernig…
    - 33 days ago 28 Sep 14, 4:53pm -
  • Video: CBS Sports Panthers vs Ravens Preview
    Pete Prisco and Pat Kirwan preview the NFL Week 4 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and Baltimore Ravens.
    - 35 days ago 27 Sep 14, 2:18am -
  • Panthers vs Ravens Wednesday Injury Report
    CAROLINA PANTHERS   Practice Report DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE   Wednesday LB Thomas Davis (hip), CB Charles Godfrey (ankle), S Roman Harper (knee), RB Jonathan Stewart (knee), RB Fozzy Whittaker (thigh), T Garry Williams (back)   FULL PARTIC…
    - 37 days ago 25 Sep 14, 2:40am -

Baltimore Beat Down

  • newBreaking down the evolution of the Steelers
    After years of being mirror images of each other, Pittsburgh has morphed into an offensive team since 2012.The Pittsburgh Steelers are a team we have become very familiar with over the years. Once upon a time, our teams were virtually mirror images…
    - 6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 7:30pm -
  • newRavens-Steelers injury report: Jimmy Smith, Michael Campanaro ruled out
    Owen Daniels is questionable. Tight end Owen Daniels is considered questionable with a knee injury for Sunday night's game against the Steelers.The good news for Daniels is that not only does he have all of Sunday to rest his knee before kickoff, h…
    - 7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 6:55pm -
  • newOwen Daniels a 'game-time' decision against the Steelers
    Daniels is 50/50 for Sunday night's game. Tight end Owen Daniels is considered 50/50 for Sunday night's game against the Steelers.Daniels was able to practice Friday, coach John Harbaugh announced, after missing Thursday's session with the team."T…
    - 7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 6:32pm -
  • newFive Questions - Pittsburgh Steelers - Week Nine Edition
    The Ravens are coming off a tough loss in Cincinnati while the Steelers are coming off a complete annihilation of the Indianapolis Colts. With both teams at 5-3, this looks to spice up a matchup that is already muy caliente. November football is here…
    - 9 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:27pm -
  • newExpect a typical Ravens-Steelers game at Heinz Field this Sunday night
    History indicates that this game will be a low-scoring affair with the winning team needing a late touchdown or field goal. It's not common for either the Ravens or Steelers to blow out one another when they meet on the football field. That's part o…
    - 9 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:13pm -
  • newThe decline of Ravens running back Bernard Pierce
    The third-year running back had big expectations entering the season, but has fallen short since.Bernard Pierce had some big expectations entering 2014. He drew comparisons to Arian Foster, who's been one of the best running backs in the NFL in Gary…
    - 12 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:49pm -
  • newFriday Ravens links: Brandon Williams standing out, Courtney Upshaw ranks hitting Ben Roethlisberger No. 1
    Read what others are writing about the Baltimore Ravens. Brandon Williams has game that matches frameIn his second season, the 2013 third-round draft pick has emerged as a big playmaker up front on the defensive line, writes The Baltimore Sun's Aar…
    - 12 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:45pm -