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Share TweetRavens 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…
Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta meets Dennis Pitta, the professorUpdated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetIt'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.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.
GQ names Brendon Ayanbadejo 'honorary gay'Updated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetRaven Brendon Ayanbadejo is sporting a fancy new title these days: Honorary Gay.
Ravens Q&A with Mike PrestonUpdated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetBaltimore 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.Share TweetTwo 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 andSource: profootballtalk.com
Clayton mailbag: Finding good coordinators is difficultUpdated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetThe Ravens firing offensive coordinator Cam Cameron shows one thing: good assistant coaches are tough to find, writes John Clayton.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…Share TweetThe 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…Source: ESPN.com
Ravens coach John Harbaugh says 'we can tackle better'Updated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetDefense 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.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.
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?
NBA oddsmakers - Mavs, Celtics, Spurs, JazzDec 11Our panel predicts 2012-13 outcomes based on each team's current Hollinger Playoff Odds.
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…
Peter King: Texans, Falcons ugly losses give Super Bowl race wide-open fee…Dec 11Not too excited about the top seeds in the NFC and AFC, are you, in the wake of bad losses by the Falcons and Texans in Week 14? There's a reason. Atlanta and Houston are clearly vulnerable entering the last three weeks of the regular season.