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Ravens safety Ed Reed’s one game suspension for an illegal hit on a defenseless receiver was cut to $50,000 on appeal. Browns safety T.J. Ward has been fined half that amount, prior to appeal, for a hit on Cowboys wideout Kevin Ogletree. Like Reed, WaUpvote Share Tweet
At first, Terrell Suggs referred to former Raven and current San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Jarret Johnson as "my brother."Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Nov 21, 2012If the season ended today, it would be kind of silly considering there will be three games played on Thanksgiving. But, if you can play along for a few minutes and think the season did end today, two teams from the AFC North would make the playoffs. The…Upvote Share Tweet
The Ravens' health on offense has been remarkableThe Ravens continue to thrive despite the fact they have had to battle a slew of injuries as well as opponents.Upvote Share TweetRavens Pro Bowl running back wore a Terrible Towel on his head after a 13-10 win at Heinz FieldRavens running back Ray Rice became a target of criticism, and an even more unpopular figure as far as the Pittsburgh Steelers and their fans are concerned, w…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Nov 21, 2012While new Mariners infielder Robert Andino played mostly second base with the Orioles over the past two years, the 28-year-old considers himself a shortstop first and foremost.Upvote Share Tweet
Where they rank on offense, defenseESPN.com Nov 21, 2012The offenses for the Bengals and Ravens are going in opposite directions. Cincinnati moved up five spots to become the NFL's 15th-ranked offense after recording 409 total yards at the one-win Chiefs. Baltimore moved down five spots to become the league'…Upvote Share Tweet
Five Ravens stats that stand out: Week 12Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens make long-distance connection to AfghanistanVia Skype, John Harbaugh, Torrey Smith, Sam Koch wish happy Thanksgiving Wednesday morning to Army National Guard serving in AfghanistanWide receiver Torrey Smith, kicker Justin Tucker and punter Sam Koch were three of several Ravens players summoned to…Upvote 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens news, notes and opinionsJeff Zrebiec takes a look at recent developments with the RavensUpvote Share Tweet
Ed Reed: If NFL wants to stop concussions, stop the gameprofootballtalk.com Nov 21, 2012Ravens safety Ed Reed won his appeal of a one-game suspension handed down by the NFL for a pattern of illegal hits and will be fined $50,000 instead of missing a game and a game check for a lot more than $50,000. Reed wasn’t thrilled about the developmeUpvote Share Tweet
Countdown Daily Prediction: Ravens-ChargersNov 21The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Baltimore at San Diego
Will Ray Rice Regret Terrible Towel Taunt?Nov 21Jason Taylor, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Ray Rice wearing a Terrible Towel on his head after the Ravens beat the Steelers.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: BAL-SDNov 21Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Ravens-Chargers
Baltimore Ravens WR Jacoby Jones is 'Lord of the Dance'Nov 21Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones joins "NFL AM" to discuss his excellent touchdown dances, his preference between returning and pass-catching and the overturned suspension of safety Ed Reed.
Biggest NFL games of Week 12 -- John Clayton's First & 10Nov 21Recent wild finishes reinforce the necessity of having a quarterback who can thrive in the fourth quarter, John Clayton writes.
Clayton mailbag: QB trades lose their lusterNov 21The Raiders traded two high picks for Carson Palmer. Palmer's struggles are one of the reasons trades involving QBs are risky, writes John Clayton.
The Sports Guy's Thanksgiving Football MailbagNov 21Inept coaches, serial killer questions, and, of course, all your Week 12 picks.