This is the December 11, 2012 news archive. View today's Ravens rumors and news.
Ravens quarterback has no more excuses after offensive coordinator's dismissalIf nothing else, the surprising in-season dismissal of Cam Cameron this week should provide some clarity at a time when the Ravens are going through a serious offensive identi…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta meets Dennis Pitta, the professorIt's hard being Dennis Pitta right now. Grading all those term papers, monitoring all those final exams, attending all those faculty meetings - it can wear on you.Upvote Share TweetBaltimore Ravens reserve cornerback Asa Jackson has been suspended without pay for the team's next four games for violating the NFL's policy for performance-enhancing drugs.Upvote Share Tweet
GQ names Brendon Ayanbadejo 'honorary gay'Raven Brendon Ayanbadejo is sporting a fancy new title these days: Honorary Gay.Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens Q&A with Mike PrestonBaltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions after the Ravens' 31-28 overtime loss to the Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 11, 2012Two of the NFL’s eight division titles have already been clinched. By Sunday night, that number could grow to six. The Texans, Ravens and Packers all clinch their divisions if they win on Sunday, while the 49ers will clinch the NFC West if they win andUpvote Share Tweet
Clayton mailbag: Finding good coordinators is difficultESPN.com Dec 11, 2012The Ravens firing offensive coordinator Cam Cameron shows one thing: good assistant coaches are tough to find, writes John Clayton.Upvote Share 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…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Dec 11, 2012The Ravens officially fell to the AFC's fourth seed after the Patriots routed the Texans on Monday night. Baltimore (9-4), which had been the No. 3 seed last week before losing at Washington, is now one game behind New England (10-3) and Denver (10-3) i…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens coach John Harbaugh says 'we can tackle better'Defense allowed extra yards after contact in loss to RedskinsIt was a rough game for the Ravens defense as far as tackling, with the Washington Redskins gaining several yards after first contact in their 31-28 overtime victory Sunday.Upvote Share TweetThe purple-and-black clad Ravens long have been the NFL’s bruise brothers. With linebacker Ray Lewis leading the bullying, the Ravens’ defense beat people up and laid down the law, especially when playing at home.Upvote Share Tweet
Alabama's Nick Saban to Cleveland Browns doesn't add upDec 11Having experienced the unique pressures of the NFL, why would Nick Saban vacate his Alabama throne for Cleveland?
Kerry J. Byrne: Inside the Numbers: Week 14Dec 11Seattle is a great place to play if you want to grab a double latte or a Pyramid IPA. It's not a great place to play if you want to grab coast-to-coast NFL headlines.
Peter King: Tagliabue ruling points finger at Saints organization, coachesDec 11In vacating the 31 games' worth of player suspensions and fines handed to four players over the Saints' bounty sanctions, former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue today, in effect, slammed the Saints' coaching staff and organization for the existence of a…
Do not blame Roger Goodell for New Orleans Saints bounty scandalDec 11Everything that's gone wrong for Saints is fault of man in charge during scandal, Sean Payton, writes Jeffri Chadiha.