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Ravens assistant general manager answers questions about the Ravens at Baltimore Sun Sports ForumMonths after trading veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers following a contract dispute, the Ravens waited until the seventh round …Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens linebacker had been due in court tomorrowRavens linebacker Rolando McClain, who was originally scheduled to be at the City of Decatur (Ala.) Municipal Court tomorrow, has pleaded guilty to a window tint violation stemming from his arrest in Janua…Upvote Share Tweet
Michael Oher will still be under siege at right tackleEven if Bryant McKinnie does not prove to be an upgrade over Michael Oher, his return to the Ravens and the left tackle position should at least strengthen the Ravens at left guard and right tackle, where Oher will likely play.Upvote Share Tweet
Do the Ravens need competition for Sam Koch?Sunday afternoon, Ravens coach John Harbaugh was asked if he planned to bring in another punter to press incumbent Sam Koch, who has been Baltimore’s primary punter since the Ravens drafted him back in 2006.Upvote Share Tweet
Four Ravens -- three current and one former -- make Pro Football Focus' list of the NFL's top 101 playersThe NFL Network has started to slowly reveal its list of the top 100 players of the 2012 season. But knowing how little thought some players give while filling out their ballots, I have a hard time taking that list seriously.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Chargers haven’t reached out to Max Starksprofootballtalk.com May 6, 2013The Chargers were hot on the trail of tackle Bryant McKinnie last week before McKinnie decided to return to the Ravens on a two-year deal, a decision that left San Diego without a surefire starter at left tackle. There aren’t many other veteran optionsUpvote Share Tweet
Ravens’ third-round pick Brandon Williams goes from portable toilets to the NFLyahoo.com May 6, 2013As the Baltimore Ravens' third-round pick in the 2013 NFL draft, Missouri Southern defensive tackle Brandon Williams has an entirely new set of challenges ahead of him: He's got to adapt to an NFL system against pro-level talent after starring at a smal…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens rookie tight end Matt Furstenburg learning on the flyFormer Maryland tight end has joined Ravens as undrafted free agentRavens rookie tight end Matt Furstenburg quickly got into his pattern, flashing across the middle to catch a touchdown pass in stride.Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens rookie went from number two to Round Threeprofootballtalk.com May 6, 2013For Brandon Williams, the Ravens’ third-round pick, everything’s coming up roses. Or maybe it’s just that anything would smell better than his old job. The rookie nose tackle will never be offended by the smell of an NFL locker room, since his lastUpvote Share TweetESPN.com May 6, 2013The rookie minicamps are over for the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers. I wrote up posts on Ravens third-round pick Brandon Williams trying to make a mark as a Division II player and why Steelers first-rounder Jarvis Jones is happy he slid down …Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens games showing up more frequently on Washington-area TVsFor years, the Ravens quietly tried to make the case to the NFL that Baltimore-Washington would function best as a single television market.Upvote Share Tweet
Is the Baltimore Ravens' roster Super Bowl XLVIII worthy?May 6Eric Davis and Mark Kriegel break down the Baltimore Ravens' offseason moves and discuss if the roster is strong enough to make a run to Super Bowl XLVIII.
Peter King: By balancing draft philosophies, Vikings hit first-round paydi…May 6It struck me during the draft, while watching the Rams go hard after Tavon Austin and Alec Ogletree, that there are four kinds of draft strategists in football today: