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The Denver Broncos made the decision Tuesday to not renew the contract of secondary coach Ron Milus in the wake of the Broncos double overtime loss to the Baltimore Ravens last Saturday. It didn’t take long for the Broncos to fill the role as they haveUpvote Share Tweet
Paul Kruger, Dannell Ellerbe, Cary Williams pivotal for team's Super Bowl bid, but they might be playing elsewhere after this seasonPaul Kruger, Dannell Ellerbe, Cary Williams pivotal for team's Super Bowl bid, but they might be playing elsewhere after …Upvote Share Tweet
Film Study: Breaking down Ravens-Broncos and Patriots-TexansThis week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel looks back at the Ravens' previous game and that of their next of opponent.Ravens 38, Broncos 35, 2OTUpvote Share TweetRetirement storyline is catchy, but Flacco, Rice and offensive line have made a big difference in playoff run, tooRetirement storyline is catchy, but Flacco, Rice and offensive line have made a big difference in playoff run, tooUpvote Share Tweet
Stage set for another potential meeting of the HarbaughsIf Ravens and 49ers win Sunday, John Harbaugh will face Jim Harbaugh in the Super BowlAnother Harbaugh Bowl could be looming on football's biggest stage.Upvote Share Tweet
Denver mayor hurt practicing Ray Lewis' danceDenver Mayor Michael Hancock insists he is not trying to renege on a bet after he injured his leg at a stock show.Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens-Patriots game will get Super Bowl coverage, CBS brass saysExtra cameras, new technology and two sideline reporters promisedGood news for Baltimore Ravens fans who have suffered through second and third string CBS coverage this season: Sunday's AFC championship game against the New England Patriots will get the…Upvote Share TweetWell, it’s not exactly “Win one for the Gipper,” but a flu-ridden Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti did text coach John Harbaugh during last week’s playoff win, offering encouragement at a time when his team was still behind. According to Aaron WilsonUpvote Share Tweet
Joe Flacco, The Big-Armed Oaf Who Saved Baltimoredeadspin.com Jan 15, 2013Joe Flacco has played five full seasons in the NFL, and in each one, he has thrown for less than 4,000 yards and completed less than 64 percent of his throws. He has never been sacked fewer than 30 times, and he has never thrown more than 25 touchdowns.…Upvote Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: Ravens offensive lineOne of the biggest surprises of the Baltimore Ravens postseason has been the play of their line, especially the pass protection on the edges. Left tackle Bryant McKinnie, whose offseason problems with playing shape and a late arrival to training camp, d…Upvote Share Tweet
Baltimore hotel fires up a well-choreographed Ray Lewis-themed laser showyahoo.com Jan 15, 2013Check this out: a Ray Lewis-themed laser light show at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. It began this weekend, and will presumably continue as long as the Ravens win in the playoffs. Our take: nice, but cuts off way too fast to be accurate. This show …Upvote Share Tweet
Epic wins haven't led to Super Bowl winsThe Ravens' double-overtime win over the Broncos was the third-longest NFL game of the Super Bowl era. But winning an epic game like this doesn't necessarily lead to a Lombardi Trophy. The teams that won the NFL's two longest games since 1970 -- the 197…Upvote Share Tweet
Is this guy the world's most crazed Ravens fan?Keith Letourneau gets a little carried away when it comes to his Ravens.Upvote Share TweetJim isn't the only Harbaugh to have a bold late-season move pay off. In Baltimore, the switch to Jim Caldwell as OC has the once free-falling Ravens thriving, Don Banks writes.Upvote Share Tweet
Don Banks: Once left for dead, Ravens a threat again thanks to bold Caldwell moveEveryone understood it was a bold and risky move to make at such a vital position so late in the season. But that Harbaugh guy clearly knew what he was doing, because it has quickly elevated his team's offensive production to new heights and brought a S…Upvote Share Tweet
Tale of the Tape: Breaking down Jacoby Jones' season-saving catchEvery week, blogger Matt Vensel breaks down a critical play, sometimes with the help of Ravens players, from that week’s game. Today, he looks at -- what else? -- Joe Flacco’s game-tying touchdown pass to Jacoby Jones.Upvote Share TweetSAN DIEGO (AP) Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy has agreed in principle to become head coach of the division rival San Diego Chargers, two people with knowledge of the situation said Tuesday.Upvote Share TweetIt often takes any rookie time to earn the trust of his elders. When it’s a rookie kicker, it’s doubly hard. But for Ravens kicker Justin Tucker, there’s never been a sense that his team didn’t have confidence in him. Tucker’s double-overtime gaUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 15, 2013The Broncos season came to a disappointing end on Saturday night and owner Pat Bowlen said Monday that the loss to the Ravens is going to linger for a while. Bowlen, making his first public comments since before the season, had plenty of praise for the …Upvote Share Tweet
Wake-up: Haley likely to stay with SteelersJust a heads up that there will a Double Coverage post today on the Ravens-Patriots AFC Championship Game. It features myself and AFC East blogger (formerly of the AFC North) James Walker. No trash-talking from the Ravens on Twitter on Monday night, so …Upvote Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Ravens-Patriots Meet AgainJan 15Episode 249: Jason Taylor breaks down the Ravens defense going up against Tom Brady and the Patriots offense. The NFL32 crew discuss Texans head coach Gary Kubiak's comments on Matt Schaub.
From then to nowJan 15Charley Casserly explains how the Baltimore Ravens defense has changed since they beat the New England Patriots in Week 3.
Kurt Warner: Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco 'deserves' to be paid like elite quarterbackJan 15Kurt Warner joins "Around the League" to discuss whether or not Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is due for a big payday in the offseason.
NFL Live OT: QB Trust Besides BradyJan 15Jason Taylor and Jerry Rice discuss the quarterback they trust the most this weekend besides Tom Brady.
Peter King: Peyton's arm and conservative Broncos; catching up with Reid; …Jan 15Five items, a sort of mini-MMQB, for a Championship Week Tuesday ...
Paul George, Deron Williams shine at home; Andrea Bargnani, Tim Duncan shi…Jan 15John Cregan looks at players with significant statistical splits at home versus on the road.
Don Banks: Once left for dead, Ravens a threat again thanks to bold Caldwe…Jan 15Everyone understood it was a bold and risky move to make at such a vital position so late in the season. But that Harbaugh guy clearly knew what he was doing, because it has quickly elevated his team's offensive production to new heights and brought a S…
Grantland Channel Presents: House EatsJan 15Joe House and I became friends for two reasons: eating and basketball. When we went to school together at the College of the Holy Cross, we would play...