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Former Ravens tight end was plagued by injuriesThe Arizona Cardinals cut ties with injury-plagued former Ravens Pro Bowl tight end Todd Heap today, ending his two-year tenure with his hometown team.
Battle for the AFC's byes appears to be a four-team raceUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetOutlining what the Ravens, Texans, Patriots and Broncos need to do over the final four weeks to get a first-round playoff byeOne-by-one, Ravens players said Sunday night that their last-second 23-20 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers wouldn't define their …
Film study: Ravens vs. RedskinsUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetEach week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel look back at the Ravens' previous game and that of their next opponentEach week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel look back at the Ravens' previous game and that of thei…Share TweetIt’s known that Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs has a torn biceps. It’s not known whether Suggs will be able to play with the injury. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Suggs is still waiting for specific input and advice from physiciansSource: profootballtalk.com
Redskins CB Cedric Griffin suspended four games for PED violationUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetCornerback will miss the Ravens gameWashington Redskins veteran cornerback Cedric Griffin won't be playing Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens at FedEx Field.
Missed connections for Torrey Smith, Joe FlaccoUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetRough day for Ravens' passing gameFor the second consecutive game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Ravens wide receiver Torrey
Ravens Q&A with Mike PrestonUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetBaltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions about the Ravens' 23-20 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium.Share TweetEvery loss matters at this point, even for those safely in the playoff field. For two teams, Week 13 defeats could prove especially costly as the postseason nears, Don Banks writes.Source: CNNSI.com
Ravens will have their hands full with scary-good Redskins QB RG3Updated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetThink the Ravens will be working a little this week on containing RG3?
Updated Ravens, NFL playoff scenariosUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetHow the Ravens can clinch the AFC NorthThe playoff implications remainï¿½relevant for the Ravens following their bitterï¿½23-20 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Read and react: Tackling five opinions on the RavensUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetThis feature appears every week on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?Share TweetThe Baltimore Ravens are unsure about linebacker Terrell Suggs' status with torn biceps injury but the team expects linebacker Ray Lewis to return to practice Wednesday, a source told ESPN's Ed Werder. Lewis tore his triceps a little over seven weeks ag…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetEvery morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workda…
Wake-up: Harbaugh downplays hot topicsUpdated Dec 4, 2012 Share TweetHope everyone is having a great start to their Tuesday. In case you missed it last night, Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs is seeking a second opinion so he can play with torn biceps. And, in case you missed it last night, Robert Griffin III gave the Rav…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetLANDOVER, Md. -- A few minutes after Washington's 17-16 victory over the Giants on Monday night made the NFC East a competition instead of a rout with four games to play, the raucous crowd of 80,000 at FedEx Field couldn't get enough of its hero. "…Source: CNNSI.com
Kerry Byrne: Inside the Numbers: Week 13Dec 4Tom Brady is in the midst of one of the great seasons any quarterback has ever produced -- yet again.
Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 13Dec 4The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.
Don Banks: Costly losses give Ravens, Bears something to worry about in ra…Dec 4Week 13 in the NFL had its requisite amount of 16 losers -- and, yes, we know the Rams and 49ers nearly tied once again -- but nobody in the league lost more ground than the Bears and Ravens, both of whom were upset at home on Sunday by six-win teams, d…
Peter King: Behind star trio, rookie QB class playing beyond its years; ma…Dec 4LANDOVER, Md. -- "It's all being ready to play at a younger age,'' Robert Griffin III said early this morning, putting those crazy striped socks on at his locker at FedEx Field. "I mean, look at how [South Carolina defensive end] Jadeveon Clow…