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Countdown to Ravens Training Camp…

It’s here…that magical time of year when summer enjoyment is interrupted by dreams of the gridiron. The Baltimore Ravens report to training camp…rookies reported last week, veterans arrive on Wednesday. After a mediocre 8-8 season, the Ravens made major changes to their roster and coaches staff this off-season. The Ravens agreed to terms with major […]

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Ravens Bolster Defense in 2014 Draft

The Baltimore Ravens used the 2014 National Football League (NFL) Draft to bolster their defense.  They stuck to their tried and true method of drafting the best player available instead of taking players based on need. With their first pick, 17th overall, the Ravens selected inside linebacker, C.J. Mosley, Alabama. The 6’2, 235 pound linebacker […]

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Steve Smith: Ravens Add Veteran Wide Out

The Baltimore Ravens added a veteran presence to their receiving corps when they signed wide receiver Steve Smith on Friday. The 34-year old Smith played 13 seasons for the Carolina Panthers. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported the three-year contract is worth $11.5 million with a $3.5 million signing bonus. Smith was courted by other teams, but […]

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Ravens Lose Defensive End Art Jones, Re-Sign Tackle Eugene Monroe

The NFL free agency started at 4:00pm today. Unlike the boom of last year, the Baltimore Ravens made small waves during the first day of free agency. While the Ravens hoped to keep defensive end Art Jones, they speculated he would leave after this season and that’s what happened.  He signed with the Indianapolis Colts shortly after […]

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Shocking Video Released of Ravens Ray Rice

Things went from bad to worse for Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice. Late Saturday night Rice and his fiancé, Janay Palmer, were involved in an altercation at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, NJ. Rice was released on his own recognizance. Wednesday TMZ.com published video of an unconscious Palmer lying on the ground; Rice dragged her […]

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Ravens RB Rice Arrested Then Released

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and his fiancé were involved in an altercation at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, NJ late Saturday night. The Baltimore Sun broke the story on Sunday. Rice’s lawyer, Andrew Alperstein, called the incident a “very minor physical altercation”. Rice was released on his own recognizance. Michael Diamondstein, a philly-based […]

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Ravens Make Roster Moves

The Tuesday trade deadline quietly came and went, the Baltimore Ravens waited till Wednesday to make some noise and shake up their roster. Returning from their bye week ready to start the second half of the season, the Ravens sent a clear message to their locker room…a lack of production will not be tolerated. The […]

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Fixing the Baltimore Ravens…

The bye week came at the perfect time for the Baltimore Ravens. After losing 19-16 to their AFC North rival Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, they will rest, regroup and prepare for the second half of the season. It is the first time under head coach John Harbaugh that the Ravens are under .500 at this […]

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Ravens vs. Steelers…Game on!

It’s rivalry week! <crickets> Hello…it’s rivalry week…anyone, anyone? <crickets again> No smack talk, no jokes, nada… It’s really rivalry week! The 3-3 Baltimore Ravens head to Pittsburgh to face their AFC North rival 1-4 Steelers on Sunday. With one win this season Steelers fans don’t have a lot to chirp about and since the Ravens […]

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Ravens Fall Short in Rare Loss at Home

It was a disappointing 19-17 loss for the Baltimore Ravens when they fell short to the Green Bay Packers at home on Sunday. The loss was hard to swallow after the Ravens rallied late in the fourth quarter, but their efforts didn’t pay off.  The Ravens scored 14 points in the fourth, but couldn’t pull […]

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Can the Ravens Contain Aaron Rodgers?

The 3-2 Baltimore Ravens head home to face the 2-2 Green Bay Packers on Sunday. It will be interesting to see how the Ravens fare against one of the top quarterbacks in the National Football League, Aaron Rodgers. The key to winning the game is to win the turnover battle. The Ravens can’t turn the […]

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Baltimore Ravens First in Franchise History…

There is a first time for everything…This week the Baltimore Ravens did something they’ve never done in franchise history…they made a trade during the regular season. The Ravens acquired offensive tackle Eugene Monroe from the Jacksonville Jaguars in exchange for multiple third- day draft picks. Monroe, a former 2009 first-round pick from the University of […]