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Film study: Looking back at the Ravens' win against the ChiefsUpdated Oct 9, 2012 Share TweetEach week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel will look back at the Ravens' previous game and that of their next opponent.Share TweetTexans star linebacker to be placed on injured reserveThe Ravens won't have to contend with Houston Texans star linebacker Brian Cushing later this month at Reliant Stadium.
Ravens' Chykie Brown excelling on special teamsUpdated Oct 9, 2012 Share TweetSecond-year cornerback tied for team lead in special-teams tacklesSprinting downfield under control and in his coverage lane, keeping his eyes focused on his target, Ravens cornerback Chykie Brown broke down into a football position Sunday at Arrowhead …
Tale of the tape: Joe Flacco's game-sealing scrambleUpdated Oct 9, 2012 Share TweetEvery Tuesday, blogger Matt Vensel breaks down a critical play, sometimes with the help of Ravens players, from that week’s game. Today he looks at Joe Flacco’s mad scramble on third down late in Sunday’s victory.
Read and react: Tackling four opinions on the RavensUpdated Oct 9, 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 TweetBaltimore Sun columnist answers questions about the team
Ravens fans once cheered an injured QBUpdated Oct 9, 2012 Share TweetBaltimore Ravens fans must have had flashbacks of a low point in their city's football history when they heard Chiefs fans cheer after Haloti Ngata knocked out struggling Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel with a concussion. It was seven years a…Source: ESPN.com
Steelers, Ravens actually agree on an issueUpdated Oct 9, 2012 Share TweetCongratulations, Philadelphia Eagles. You've actually done something that doesn't happen around here often -- you got AFC North rivals to come together on an issue. The Steelers joined the Ravens in saying that the Eagles cross the line too often during…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…
Peter King: Unless he plays smarter, RGIII will lose to Luck in long-term;…Oct 9"I read your story,'' Robert Griffin III told me the night of the NFL Draft in New York. "Interesting."
Suspended New Orleans Saints snared by own wordsOct 9Roger Goodell used the suspended Saints' own words against them in the bounty case, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
Don Banks: In Newton's regression, shades of another recent fall from grac…Oct 9The comparison grows a little more obvious and well-defined as the weeks pass, and so do the concerns. When you watch the early-season struggles of last year's rookie sensation quarterback, Carolina's Cam Newton, it's hard to fight the feeling that perh…
Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 5Oct 9The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.