Found October 14, 2011 on Ebony Bird:
There were no hard feelings when I left there, I would say that obviously they had other needs and I wasn’t important enough for the team. I wasn’t high enough on the totem pole. I was the odd man out. You can’t pay everybody. – Vonta Leach on leaving the Houston TexansVonta Leach was one of the more popular off season additions for the Baltimore Ravens. He’s helped improve the Ravens running game which now average 124 yards per game and 4.3 yards per carry. That’s a significant increase compared to the 3.8 yards per carry last year.More after the jump… … [visit site to read more]Vonta Leach Faces His Former Team - Ebony Bird - Ebony Bird - A Baltimore Ravens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Thinner Cody Coming Into His Own for Ravens

In his second year with the Baltimore Ravens, defensive tackle Terrence Cody is coming into his own and living up to the hype that followed him at the University of Alabama. Cody, who was an instrumental piece to the Crimson Tide’s national title team in 2010, was drafted in the second round of the 2010 [...]

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Ravens' Rice draws $7,500 fine

The NFL has fined Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice $7,500 for grabbing the facemask of St. Louis Rams cornerback Bradley Fletcher. Rice plans to appeal. No penalty was called on the play. It is not illegal to stiff-arm an opponent, but the league said offensive players are not allowed to grab an opponent's facemask. Raven coach John Harbaugh says ''he didn'...

Evans misses practice Thursday

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Ravens RB Ray Rice Fined $7,500 For Stiff Arm

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice told 105.7 FM in Baltimore that he was fined $7,500 for a stiff arm. An NFL spokesman confirmed Rice was fined for the Sept. 25 game at St. Louis. It was a strange play because Rams cornerback Bradley Fletcher was flagged for a facemask on Rice. If anything, it appeared that Fletcher should have been penalized for a horse-collar tackle. While...

Ravens fullback Leach: Texans didn't appreciate me

After saying earlier in the week that he did not hold a grudge against the Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens fullback Vonta Leach blasted his former team on the eve of the matchup pitting him against his former teammates.

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Goodell, NFLPA to meet Congress on HGH

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and representatives from the NFL Players Associations are slated to meet with a Congressional subcommittee to discuss HGH testing on Friday, has learned. Ira Fishman, the managing director of the NFLPA, and Baltimore Ravens cornerback Domonique Foxworth will represent the players union in the meeting with members of the House Committee...

Pat Modell, actress and wife of Art Modell, dies

BALTIMORE (AP) - Patricia Modell, the wife of former NFL team owner Art Modell and a longtime television actress, has died. She was 80.Mrs. Modell was pronounced dead around 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, the Baltimore Ravens announced after being contacted by Modell's son. She had been hospitalized for around ...

NFL fines Ravens' Rice $7,500 for grabbing DB's facemask

The NFL announced Friday it has fined Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice $7,500 for grabbing the facemask of St. Louis Rams cornerback Bradley Fletcher.

Prediction Friday: Ravens square off with Texans Sunday afternoon

The Ravens resume play Sunday afternoon against the Houston Texans after having last week off for their bye. Baltimore may be catching Houston at the right time. The Texans will be without top receiver Andre Johnson and dominant pass rusher Mario Williams.  Baltimore is 3-0 coming off of their bye under John Harbaugh and I would expect them to add one more win to that total Sunday...

Week 6: Ravens vs. Texans–

There may not be another team more under the radar than the 3-1 Baltimore Ravens.  They thrashed Pittsburgh, played poorly in their only loss on the road to the Titans, then destroyed the Rams, and embarrassed the Jets on national television. From the looks of it Pittsburgh will at least be in the playoff picture as the season goes on, same goes for the Titans.  The Rams are bad...

Four Ravens ruled out for Sunday's Houston game

The Ravens had hoped that the bye week would allow them to get healthy, but they’ll enter Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans still without several key contributors.
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