Found November 02, 2012 on
Baltimore: The Ravens come off their bye week after taking a major beating at the hands of the Houston Texans in Week 7.Baltimore’s vaunted defense has taken its lumps, having suffered major injuries with the biggest being the heart and soul of the defense, Ray Lewis. Luckily they’ve had the bye to re-group, but now this is a team that will have to be more offense-centric in order to have success down the stretch.Joe Flacco has played close to elite when at home, but hasn’t been as good on the road. Overall, he’s averaging over 260 yards per game and has 9 TDs total on the year. Not great numbers, and he’ll have to step it up for the Ravens to have a shot at their division.With Flacco misfiring some, Torrey Smith is a favorite sleeper that hasn’t quite woken up yet. With the Browns ranked just 26th against the pass though, this could be the breakout game that we’ve all been waiting for from Smith.While Flacco hasn’t been at his best so far this year, Ray Rice has been proving that ...
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The Baltimore Sun had a pretty funny piece on Wednesday about a college professor who shares the same name as Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta. The column detailed all the times the professor was mistakenly contacted instead of the football player. Pitta, who is a marketing professor at the University of Baltimore, believes there are only three Dennis Pittas in the country — himself...
The Baltimore Ravens (5-2) lead the AFC North by one game over the Pittsburgh Steelers. If they plan to stay there many corrections need to be made and fast. Who would have thought that playing the Cleveland Browns in November would be a meaningful game, but with such a slim margin for error, the Ravens can’t take any game lightly.
Ray Rice, Ray Rice and then some more...
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs was a guest on Around the League on the NFL Network and was asked to describe the loss of the linebacker Ray Lewis.
“There’s no word, really, in the English dictionary that can describe how important this man is to this team and this city,” Suggs said.”Losing him was catastrophic, and it’s going to be hard to fill that void.”...
The Baltimore Ravens are hitting the road this Sunday and traveling to Cleveland to take on their AFC North division rival, the Browns. There will be a lot of things to look for in the game but I have narrowed the list down a bit to the key matchups to watch for.
Joe Flacco/Cam Cameron vs the road – It is unfortunate that every week that places the Ravens on the road, I have...
Last we heard from the Ravens, they were getting thumped 43-13 by the Texans. That was on Oct. 21, before the Week 8 bye. Sunday afternoon, the Ravens will still be on the road and they will be taking on a divisional opponent.
The Ravens will take the field in Cleveland against the Browns and trying to go 3-0 in the division. If they win, it will also be their 11th consecutive win...
Not in a long time can I remember this much talk between teams heading into a game as there has been leading up to this Sunday’s match-up between the Browns and Ravens. Trent Richardson is going to exchange jerseys with Ray Rice. The Browns think they’re a different team than the one that lost on Thursday night. Trent Richardson is the hardest player to tackle in the league according...
So my man Grinda is back with his weekly picks. He went 5-0 last week, and 4-1 the week before. What I am saying is that there is free money to be had...Baltimore Ravens –4(-105) @ Cleveland BrownsBaltimore will roll this week. I think this is a sure bet because Jim Harbaugh is one of the better coaches in the league, and with an extra week of preparation, he will be able to facilitate...
For the Browns:
Did not participate: DB Dmitri Patterson (ankle), DL Athyba Rubin (calf) and DL Brian Sanford (knee)
Limited participation: LB D’Qwell Jackson (foot/toe), DL Juqua Parker (undisclosed), RB Trent Richardson (chest/rib), DB Ray Ventrone (hand/calf) and DB T.J. Ward (hand/shoulder)
Full participation: DB Johnson Bademosi (hip), DB Tashaun Gipson (knee), DL John Hughes...