This is the May 3, 2013 news archive. View today's Ravens rumors and news.

Baltimore Ravens News and Rumors

Ravens rookie John Simon impressed many with his dedication to …

Ravens rookie John Simon impressed many with his dedication to weight training

baltimoresun.com Updated May 3, 2013
The stories started circulating long before John Simon first set foot on Ohio State's campus and became such a program favorite that his head coach talked about naming his next child after him.
Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ravens add Spagnuolo to experienced staff

    Ravens add Spagnuolo to experienced staff

    The Baltimore Ravens should be the NFL's most well-coached team. Well, that's based on the number of coaches and their experience in the NFL. The latest addition was Steve Spagnuolo, the former St. Louis Rams head coach and defensive coordinator for the…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ravens' rookie class getting acclimated to NFL

    Ravens' rookie class getting acclimated to NFL

    baltimoresun.com May 3, 2013
    Draft picks, undrafted free agents hit the field for first NFL practice at three-day rookie minicampIt was a whirlwind day for the Ravens' rookie class, getting acclimated to its new surroundings during their first NFL practice.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Let the Bryant McKinnie soap opera begin

    Let the Bryant McKinnie soap opera begin

    It will be interesting to see how this drama plays out; againOK, so now that the Ravens have re-signed left offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie to a two-year contract, the real drama begins.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ravens sign 14 undrafted rookies

    Ravens sign 14 undrafted rookies

    The Ravens haven’t wasted any time signing their draft picks, getting six of them under contract less than a week after the draft concluded. They’ve also announced the signing of 14 undrafted rookie free agents who will vie for spots on the roster. Tw
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ravens' Williams more than video wonder

    Ravens' Williams more than video wonder

    ESPN.com May 3, 2013
    OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Brandon Williams is known as the 335-pound nose tackle who can walk on his hands for about 10 seconds. His YouTube video has made the rounds, and Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh brought it up after the team selected him in the …
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ravens announce jersey numbers for 10 draft picks

    Ravens announce jersey numbers for 10 draft picks

    baltimoresun.com May 3, 2013
    With their 2013 draft class in town for their rookie minicamp, the Ravens announced the jersey numbers that their 10 draft picks will wear.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Texans' Ed Reed has hip surgery, sidelined until training camp

    Texans' Ed Reed has hip surgery, sidelined until training camp

    baltimoresun.com May 3, 2013
    Former Ravens standout safety signed three-year, $15 million deal with Texans during offseasonFormer Ravens free safety Ed Reed is already dealing with a medical issue since joining the Houston Texans that will sideline him for at least the remainder of…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Juszczyk eager to learn from Leach, says they can have differen…

    Juszczyk eager to learn from Leach, says they can have different roles

    baltimoresun.com May 3, 2013
    Harvard fullback drafted in fourth roundMoments after the Ravens drafted rookie fullback Kyle Juszczyk out of Harvard in the fourth round, the immediate reaction centered on what his arrival means for the future of All-Pro fullback Vonta Leach.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • What first-rounders can expect to make

    What first-rounders can expect to make

    ESPN.com May 3, 2013
    As the Baltimore Ravens begin their rookie minicamp today, six of their 10 draft picks have already been signed. The Ravens reached agreements with fullback Kyle Juszczyk (fourth round), offensive lineman Ricky Wagner (fifth round), defensive end Kapron…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Young but experienced offensive lines

    Young but experienced offensive lines

    ESPN.com May 3, 2013
    Offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie, who re-signed with the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday, is the oldest starting offensive lineman in the AFC North at 33 years old. That led me to break down the ages of the offensive linemen in the division, and I realized…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ravens, Bears get early jump on signing 2013 NFL draft picks

    Ravens, Bears get early jump on signing 2013 NFL draft picks

    yahoo.com May 3, 2013
    Less than one week after the conclusion of the 2013 NFL draft, 10 of the 253 players selected have agreed to terms on a four-year rookie contract. The Chicago Bears, led by their vice president of football administration Cliff Stein, are annually the fi…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Wake-up: Bengals to practice with Falcons

    Wake-up: Bengals to practice with Falcons

    ESPN.com May 3, 2013
    The Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers start their three-day rookie minicamps today, and the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals will hold theirs next weekend. I'm planning to stop by to see the newest Ravens this afternoon. It's crazy to see …
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Video - Baltimore Ravens rookies report to rookie minicamp 02:49

    Baltimore Ravens rookies report to rookie minicamp

    May 3
    The Baltimore Ravens' 2013 rookies hit the practice field for the first time. Find out if they're ready to replace Ray Lewis, Ed Reed and other departed veterans.
  • Video - Will Baltimore Ravens' defense be better in 2013? 02:21

    Will Baltimore Ravens' defense be better in 2013?

    May 3
    Despite the retirement of Ray Lewis and departure of Ed Reed, the "Path to the Draft" guys debate if the Baltimore Ravens' defense actually could be better in 2013?

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Greg Schiano and other Buccaneers coaches visiting Bill Belichi…

    May 3
    Although the two coaching staffs will be squaring off in Week 3 of the 2013 regular season, the friendship and bonds shared by New England head coach Bill Belichick and his Tampa Bay counterpart, Greg Schiano, will produce a rather unconventional twist …
  • Don Banks: Cardinals' Tyrann Mathieu pick epitomizes effect of relationshi…

    May 3
    One of the more subtle trends emerging from last week's NFL Draft could loosely be described as the 'Power in Numbers' theory. Some teams took a more-the-merrier approach in targeting particular schools and positions in the process of building their roo…
  • Getting some answers from Round 1 of the NBA Playoffs, Part 1

    May 3
    With so much drama and so many subplots, we need some answers for the first round of the NBA playoffs.
  • Getting some answers from Round 1 of the NBA playoffs, Part 2

    May 3
    With so much drama and so many subplots, we need some answers for the first round of the NBA playoffs.