Posted September 12, 2012 on
John Harbaugh discussed what makes the Eagles offense tough to prepare for while Joe Flacco talked about how to keep the momentum going this week.
BEST OF MAXIM
If the Ravens front office was looking for leverage in contract negotiations with Joe Flacco, they found none this week. Baltimore is expected to give Flacco more freedom this season and let him run the no-huddle offense, and he turned that freedom into 21-for-29 passing, 299 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions in a 44-13 win over Cincinnati Monday night. He also got the ultimate...
Ravens coach John Harbaugh addressed the media to talk about the win over the Bengals, preparing for the Eagles and about the infamous handshake between his brother, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, and Lions coach Jim Schwartz.
Joe Flacco is entering the final year of his rookie deal and still has to deal with critics who feel he can’t win the big game or be an elite quarterback.
Flacco wants it to be known he is dead serious this season about being elite.
He took the first steps last in night leading the Ravens in an obliteration of the Cincinnati Bengals.
Flacco was 21-of-29 for 299 yards...
Every tuesday, I rank the 32 teams in the NFL with a short description of why they've received that ranking.
1. San Francisco 49ers
Went to Green Bay and beat the Packers; you can't get better than that.
2. Baltimore Ravens
Completely demolished the Bengals; looked great on both sides of the ball
3. New England Patriots
Brady is the same, but Stevan Ridley...
Last week: 15 (+1)
This is the first in 4 straight controversial rankings. Two of my early season bold predictions, Titans over Ravens and Rams over 49ers, took a hit on an otherwise solid week 1, but I hate to change predictions after 1 week. I’d rather be wrong than flip flop because I think I’m wrong and then be proven right. Everyone is wrong about stuff. If I’m...
As the National Football League's week one came to end last night, the Baltimore Ravens cruised to a blowout win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football.Late in the game, Baltimore running back Ray Rice scored a short touchdown run and got ready to celebrate his score.Meanwhile, an NFL cameraman decided to get a close-up of Ray but actually got too close as Ray&...
The Baltimore Ravens sent the Cincinnati Bengals meowing back home after defeating them 44-13 on Monday night. After the game, my first thought was a flashback of last year’s season opener against the Steelers, when the Ravens handed them a whopping and beat them 35-7. However, with some reflection on the many historic achievements set [...]
When you think of the top quarterbacks in fantasy football, the Ravens’ Joe Flacco does not automatically come to mind. That’s because a typical Baltimore team wins on defense, not offense, and the Ravens’ Ray Rice is really the offensive star of the team, at least from fantasy football standards. The Ravens, however, made a [...]
Last week, the Baltimore Ravens (1-0) came out and featured their new "sugar-huddle" offense being ran by Cam Cameron. The offense exploded for 430 yards, 308 of those by way of the pass.Joe Flacco is in a contract year and wants to have a huge season to earn that paycheck. Ray Rice can play in this new style of offense and is a great receiver out of the backfield, showing...
Spirits were obviously high last night at M&T Bank Stadium. The Ravens coasted to a 44-13 victory over the division rival Bengals, so it makes sense that things got a little more laid back in the stands late in the game. We’re not entirely sure what is going on here. Girl 1 begins crawling underneath Girl 2. Girl 2 bends over, sticking her ass out in a suggestive manner. Then...
The Philadelphia Eagles (1-0) will be hosting the Baltimore Ravens (1-0) on Sunday for their 2012 home opener.The Eagles struggled mightily against the Browns last week, but scratched and clawed their way to a victory.The Ravens on the other hand, destroyed the Bengals offensively and defensively.When I previously broke down the Eagles' schedule, I said this would be their toughest...
A late game-winning drive salvaged an otherwise dreadful Week 1 for Michael Vick.
Joe Flacco was brilliant for virtually all 60 minutes.
Vick could be facing an unfriendly home crowd if his performance is much like the season opener, and Philadelphia Eagles fans would only be more temperamental if Flacco and the new-look Baltimore Ravens offense have another big game Sunday.