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Owner Steve Bisciotti's anual "State of the Ravens" press conference went off smoothly at One Winning Drive on Wednesday. But Bisciotti admitted that missing a Super Bowl appearance "by inches" has not gone down smoothly with his own emotions.Steve Bisciotti (pictured here at a Maryland basketball game earlier) went on record as saying he wants to extend Ray Rice and Joe Flacco to long-term contracts. He also said it "will take a while longer" for him to lose the bitter taste of a last-second playoff defeat in New England, but that he and Ozzie Newsome and Dick Cass and John Harbaugh will meet again in a "retreat" setting and start diving into 2012 free agency issues...and by then everyone should be feeling a lot better.Bisciotti emphatically backed the play of quarterback Joe Flacco and guaranteed running back Ray Rice will be on the roster next season. Rice is an unrestricted free agent and Flacco’s contract expires after the 2012 season...
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Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti and the team released a lengthy statement about the decision to permanently move training camp from Westminster to the team’s headquarters in Owings Mills when that decision was announced in December . On Wednesday, Bisciotti was asked about appeasing the many disappointed fans.
The Baltimore Ravens held their annual season-ending “State of the Ravens” press conference at the team’s headquarters in Owings Mills on Wednesday, where owner Steve Bisciotti, president Dick Cass, general manger Ozzie Newsome and head coach John Harbaugh took questions from the media. With key off-season decisions yet to be made on quarterback Joe Flacco, [...]
Is the window closing for the Ravens to win a Super Bowl? It definitely is for stalwart linebacker Ray Lewis and free safety Ed Reed. But Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti believes the window is wide open for his franchise.
At Wednesday’s “State of the Ravens” news conference, Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti was asked about Billy Cundiff’s missed field-goal attempt against the Patriots, a 32-yard kick that could have sent the game into overtime.
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) -- Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti emphatically backs the play of quarterback Joe Flacco and guarantees running back Ray Rice will be on the roster next season.
Team will use franchise tag on running back if necessary; bringing back left guard could be difficultOwner Steve Bisciotti made one thing clear at the annual State of the Ravens address Wednesday: The face of the Ravens' offense will not change this offseason.
Includes Owner Steve Bisciotti, President Dick Cass, Executive Vice President/General Manager Ozzie Newsome & Head Coach John Harbaugh.
The Ravens announced today that the team will hold its annual “State of the Ravens” press conference Wednesday at the team’s practice facility in Owings Mills. The annual season-review press conference, which starts at 2 p.m., is our rare opportunity to chat about all Ravens topics with owner Steve Bisciotti, president Dick Cass, general manager and executive vice president...
Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti emphatically backs the play of quarterback Joe Flacco and guarantees running back Ray Rice will be on the roster next season. Rice is an unrestricted free agent and Flacco's contract expires after the 2012 season. But Bisciotti promised both would be "part of this team" in 2012.
Joe Flacco’s performance in the AFC championship game might not have silenced all his critics, but in the minds of owner Steve Bisciotti and general manager Ozzie Newsome, there is no question the 27-year-old quarterback is the man to lead the Ravens back to the Super Bowl.
Ravens preparing for potential loss of Grubbs, life after BirkBy now, we’ve all had some time to digest the annual “State of the Ravens” address. It was interesting and somewhat informative, yet I gather that nothing said by Owner Steve Bisciotti or General Manager Ozzie Newsome was truly surprising to the Ravens’ fan base.