This is the January 2, 2013 news archive. View today's Ravens rumors and news.
TV executives, media analysts see potential, but say it's no slamdunkIf Ray Lewis is looking for a high-paying, high-visibility job after he leaves the Baltimore Ravens, he's not going to have much trouble getting a shot at one in sports television.Share Tweet
Newsome on Lewis: 'He is one of the greatest, without a doubt'Ravens inside linebacker retiring after this season Prior to the Ravens' inaugural season in 1996, Ozzie Newsome had a pair of first-round draft picks to utilize.Share TweetLeach aggravated his sprained right ankle against Bengals, Yanda was given a week off to recover from knee, shoulder, ankle injuriesRavens Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach expressed relief that he didn't suffer a major injury against the Cincinnati Bengals…Share TweetThe Ravens now know they won't have one future Hall of Fame player next season when linebacker Ray Lewis announced his retirement Wednesday. Could this be the last home game for another one as well? An end of an era could be looming for the Ravens if sa…Share Tweet
Ravens prove John Harbaugh's decision fruitfulEvery player present and accounted for during Wednesday's practiceCoach John Harbaugh’s decision to rest many of his starters before and during Sunday’s 23-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals might have been a heady move based on the participation numbeShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 2, 2013The Law Firm reopened for business on Wednesday. Bengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis didn’t play in Week 17 after tweaking his hamstring in warmups for Cincinnati’s game against the Ravens and he didn’t participate in practice on Tuesday, raiShare TweetRookie quarterback is off to strong start to NFL careerIndianapolis Colts rookie quarterback Andrew Luck is held in high regard by the Ravens.Share Tweet
Five Ravens stats that stand out -- wild-card editionEach Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.Share Tweet
Don't expect much noise from AFC NorthThis weekend should be a banner one for the AFC North. As for the rest of the postseason, don't expect much. In the first round, the Bengals and Ravens drew the matchups they wanted. Cincinnati travels to face a Houston team that's unraveling. Baltimore…Share TweetDon't act like there's nothing to talk about in the division. The Ravens and Bengals are in the playoffs. The Browns just fired their head coach and general manager. And the Steelers have tons of questions facing them this offseason. Our half-hour talk …Share Tweet
Coffee Companion (1/2): your daily Ravens fixEvery 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…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 2, 2013Bengals rookie linebacker Vontaze Burfict had a whopping 18 tackles on Sunday against the Ravens, his highest total in a season in which he was the Bengals’ tackling leader. Burfict says Ravens running back Ray Rice deserves the credit. Early in that gaShare Tweet
Wake-up call: Browns go 'Duck' huntingIt's a new year, but we still have the same routine. Just like every Wednesday, the weekly column will get posted around noon and the chat will kick off at 2 p.m. ET. For starters, here is your wake-up call: RAVENS: Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh …Share Tweet
Will Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis actually retire?Jan 2Is Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis actually going to retire after this season? Darren Sharper and Heath Evans discuss comments made by NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders.
Reiss' P.A.T.Jan 2In this week's edition of P.A.T., Field Yates fills in and speaks with the Patriots' Chandler Jones.
NFL Live OT: End Of The Road For Ray LewisJan 2Mark Schlereth and Jason Taylor discuss Ray Lewis' plans to retire after the season.
Mike Singletary on Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis: 'He's focused on being the best'Jan 2Minnesota Vikings linebackers coach Mike Singletary joins "Around the League" to discuss Ray Lewis' consistency during his career and the effect that he had on his teammates.