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Cowherd: Ravens deny they're nearing 'chaos,' but it sure seems that wayUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share Tweet
The question came at the end of John Harbaugh's news conference Wednesday, and it signaled one of those days for the Ravens coach. "John," a guy said, "some people would say this is dancing very close to the edge of chaos." "No,…
Share TweetCaldwell, the Ravens¿ new offensive coordinator, helped Manning to 4 MVPs, 2 Super Bowl appearances When Jim Caldwell arrived in Indianapolis in 2002 to become the quarterbacks coach for the Colts, Peyton Manning was a good NFL quarterback on the verge …
Ravens receiver Torrey Smith has hit a lull latelyUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetSmith has just four receptions for 54 yards in past two gamesMissed connections between quarterback Joe Flacco and wide receiver Torrey Smith have become a commonplace occurrence for the Ravens' offense over the past two weeks.Share TweetRavens quarterback Joe Flacco said Wednesday he was surprised by the firing of offensive coordinator Cam Cameron, calling the perception they had a bad relationship “overblown.” “Cam has done so much for my career,” Flacco said, via Jeff ZrebiecSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetWith one week of voting remaining, here's a look at where AFC North players rank in the top five for fan voting: Quarterback: 4. Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers Running back: 1. Ray Rice, Ravens Wide receiver: 1. A.J. Green, Bengals Fullback: 1. Vonta Leac…Source: ESPN.com
Ravens will likely consider several coordinator candidates in offseasonUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetUnless the Ravens improve dramatically on offense, it's safe to assume they will interview candidates to become the team's offensive coordinator, including Jim Caldwell.
Champ Bailey, 'one of the greatest,' has Ravens' respectUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetRavens safety Ed Reed has gotten to know Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey pretty well over the past decade. They didn’t exactly plan it that way, to vacation together in Hawaii pretty much every winter since Reed came into the NFL in 2002. But the
Ravens promote safety Omar Brown to active roster, sign D.J. Bryant to practice squadUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetBrown replaces suspended Asa JacksonThe Ravens promoted rookie safety Omar Brown from the practice squad to the active roster.Share TweetHe had "natural conversation" with former coach after decision was madeRavens quarterback Joe Flacco got the news via an early Monday morning phone call from coach John Harbaugh. Cam Cameron, the only offensive coordinator that Flacco has ever…Share TweetMiddle linebacker sidelined after getting hurt in Redskins gameThe Ravens' grim injury situation took another turn for the worse when starting middle linebacker Jameel McClain was ruled out of Sunday's game because of a neck stinger.Share TweetRedskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is practicing today, three days after being knocked out of a game against the Ravens with a sprained lateral collateral ligament. Griffin did not appear to be slowed significantly by his knee injury while doing in…Source: profootballtalk.com
Ravens LB Dannell Ellerbe says his ankle injury is 'getting better'Updated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetRavens inside linebacker has right ankle injury, left foot injuryBefore he injured his right ankle against the San Diego Chargers, inside linebacker Dannell Ellerbe was emerging as one of the Ravens' top defensive playmakers.Share TweetThe Broncos haven’t won in Baltimore since the Ravens moved there, an ugly 0-5. But among the many things quarterback Peyton Manning brought with him was a track record of success there. “We’ll see, man,” Ravens safety Ed Reed said, via Jeff Legwo
Breaking down Sunday's Ravens-Broncos game with Mike Klis of The Denver PostUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetEvery week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. This week, I chatted with Mike Klis, who covers the Denver Broncos for The Denver Post.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…Share TweetWesley Woodyard, Denver's leading tackler, is vowing to be back on the field Sunday for the Broncos' showdown at Baltimore.Source: ESPN.com
Hole in the middleDec 12With linebackers Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher injured for the Baltimore Ravens and Chicago Bears, which team will see more of a drop-off in play in the weeks to come?
Countdown Daily AccuScore: DEN-BALDec 12Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Broncos-Ravens
Countdown Daily Prediction: Broncos-RavensDec 12The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Denver at Baltimore
Rashard Mendenhall, Pittsburgh Steelers running back, skipped team's most …Dec 12Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall's one-game team suspension is for not attending last Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers, according to a multiple sources.