U.S. Navy allows Keenan Reynolds to play for Ravens…

Memorial Day Weekend was the perfect time for the U.S. Navy to announce that it will defer the commissioned assignment of former Navy QB Keenan Reynolds so that he can play pro football for the Baltimore Ravens. It’s great for the recruiting image of the Navy as well as good news for Reynolds, who will […]

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 07: Tackle Eugene Monroe #60 of the Baltimore Ravens is introduced before the start of an NFL pre-season game against the San Francisco 49ers at M&T Bank Stadium on August 7, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Eugene Monroe calls for NFL to end marijuana ban

No matter how seriously the NFL tackles the issue of player safety, football remains a dangerous game. Ravens offensive tackle Eugene Monroe, in an article he wrote for The Players’ Tribune, says that the game’s devastating toll on the body could be eased if the NFL allowed marijuana for medical purposes. Monroe says that it’s still […]


It’s ALIVE!!! Ravens 2015 1st-round draft pick Perriman is running again like a deer!

The 2015 first-round pick was back on the practice field for the first week of the Ravens’ OTA’s. This is the first look at Breshad Perriman after he injured his knee on the first day of training camp last year and missed the entire season.–nfl_small_280_187.jpg?width=130 This is a good thing for the Ravens. They […]


Leslie Frazier brings new credibility to Ravens secondary…

According to Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun, Leslie Frazier, a former NFL cornerback who was the Minnesota Vikings head coach for parts of four seasons and spent the past two years as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive coordinator, was named the Ravens’ new secondary coach. Chris Hewitt, the Ravens defensive backs coach during the […]

BALTIMORE, MD - NOVEMBER 1: Guard John Urschel #64 of the Baltimore Ravens looks on prior to a game against the San Diego Chargers at M&T Bank Stadium on November 1, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Matt Hazlett/Getty Images)

Ravens OL John Urschel takes on elite chess player

Ravens guard John Urschel’s job is to protect Joe Flacco. On Friday, his task will be to protect his king. Urschel will take on U.S. chess champion Fabiano Caruana in the “World Blitz Chess Title Bout” at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, New Jersey, according to the Baltimore Sun. In a sense, this […]


Oh my!! Ravens used pads in rookie minicamp? The horror!!

Are you kidding me? According to Jamison Hensley of, the Baltimore Ravens will be investigated for using full pads at a recent rookie minicamp, which is a violation of the collective bargaining agreement, a league source said. Hensley: “A Ravens official said the team is unaware of any investigation but explained there was a […]


Cornerback experience craved by Ravens as they sign Jerraud Powers…

It’s a mantra I’ve heard over and over as spoken by Ravens radio color commentator and former Colts linebacker Stan White— “you can never have enough cornerbacks who can play at this level…” Obviously Ozzie was listening as he went out and signed veteran corner Jerraud Powers to a one-year contract. The 28-year-old defender has […]


Ravens rookies have a lot to say…

One of the big adjustments to NFL life as a rookie is the constant media attention—even at voluntary OTA’s and minicamps. I was curious to hear what the Ravens rookies were saying this week in their first regional exposure to Ravens-centric media. Here is a kind of verbal scrapbook put together so far: “I have […]


Who is Joe Douglas?—and why does it matter to Eagles?

Howie Roseman will have someone running the scouting department in Joe Douglas, but will still have final say on personnel decisions. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) (Matt Rourke) This in from ESPN late Monday: The Philadelphia Eagles have beefed up their personnel department with the addition of longtime Baltimore Ravens scout Joe Douglas. The hiring was confirmed […]


Ravens rookie minicamp was a weekend success…

Hype from the 2016 Draft has slowly dissipated. Now, it’s just about getting down to hard work and study for the newest Ravens. It started for them with four up-tempo practices and plenty of work in the classroom on Friday and Saturday. “It’s very competitive,” Harbaugh said. “The tempo has been good. They’re really quick learners.” […]


Ozzie’s deepest Ravens draft in a long time gets praise…

RAVENS 2016 DRAFT CHOICES Round 1: No. 06 Round 4: No. 132* T Ronnie Stanley DT Willie Henry Round 2: No. 42 Round 4: No. 134* OLB Kamalei Correa RB Kenneth Dixon Round 3: No. 70 Round 5: No. 146 DE Bronson Kaufusi OLB Matt Judon Round 4: No. 104 Round 6: No. 182 CB […]

PASADENA, CA - NOVEMBER 22:   Linebacker Myles Jack #30 of the UCLA Bruins celebrates after the Bruins stopped the USC Trojans on fourth down on the five yard line to take over on downs on the final play of the first quarter at the Rose Bowl on November 22, 2014 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Six NFL teams that improved their roster most during the draft

Every team theoretically improves during the NFL draft. The league’s present and future is built on all 32 teams using the draft to build up rosters and find the next generation of stars. But not all improvement is made equal. Here are six teams that improved the most during the 2016 NFL draft: Jacksonville Jaguars […]

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 31: Jalen Ramsey #8 of the Florida State Seminoles heads off the field against the Houston Cougars during the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl at the Georgia Dome on December 31, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Ten best rookie-on-rookie matchups to watch in 2016 NFL season

The 2016 NFL draft saw 253 players selected over a three-day span, providing the league with an influx of new talent and the next generation of stars. At various points in next year’s regular season, the best of these first-year players will run into another high pick from the draft class—providing intriguing clashes of young […]

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 28:  (L-R) Robert Nkemdiche of Ole Miss holds up a jersey with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being picked #29 overall by the Arizona Cardinalsduring the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 28, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Best, worst from 2016 NFL draft

The 2016 NFL draft is in the books. All those mock drafts are a thing of the past. The names of the 253 players drafted are set in stone. Now all that’s left is years and years of Monday morning quarterbacking, starting with this breakdown of the best and worst developments of the draft. Best Robert […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 29: Defensive back Jalen Ramsey of Florida State looks on during the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 29, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Ravens wanted to trade up for Jalen Ramsey, Cowboys slammed the door

The Dallas Cowboys didn’t want the Baltimore Ravens to get their hands on Jalen Ramsey. Well, maybe Jerry Jones just wanted Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott. But the Ravens had their eye on the Florida State defensive back, but were unable to make the two-spot jump ahead of the Jacksonville Jaguars. Clifton Brown of […]