Rolando McClain retires again: ‘I gotta follow my heart’

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Rolando McClain is retiring from the NFL for good. McClain, who was due to report to the Ravens first day of the team’s offseason workout program, sent a text to saying, “I gotta follow my heart. It ain’t football. If football made me complete I would play. But whenever I think of it my heart pulls me away from whatever reason. … This...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Flacco Excited About Ravens ‘Explosive’ Offseason Additions

The Ravens made some quality additions to the roster, but I’m not sure how explosive any of them are. 2013 was a terrible year for Joe Flacco all in all.  Add on the fact that he won a Super Bowl and got a huge contract for the work he did in 2012, and you can see why Flacco was so down in the dumps. Part of the blame was the lack of weapons around Flacco to work with.  The Ravens...
Via Thacover2
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Flacco, One Is The Loneliest Number In Baltimore

Joe Flacco couldn’t sleep. He dared not move because he didn’t want to wake his beautiful high school sweetheart laying beside him. She must so tired from the baby, Joe thought. How did she manage to love him, stay with him and create an actual life with him when he was obviously such a loser?His wife stirred under the sheets and rolled over. Joe held his breath until he was...
Via Kissing Suzy Kolber
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens fans hit new height of absurdity with Flacco hate…

Truly hard to believe… but a recent announcement by the Ravens that QB Joe Flacco would not be hosting any private workouts with his receivers prior to mid-April OTA’s drew a heap of fan criticism over the past weekend. Man, how quickly do people forget?— During the NFL Lockout, Joe was working out on his own time with Torrey Smith and LaQuan Williams. Wake up, Baltimore...
Via Ravens Football Machine
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Where’s Joe Flacco among faces of the franchise in the NFL?

When people think about an NFL team, usually one person immediately jumps to mind. It’s the player, coach or owner who is most immediately identifiable with the club. It’s the person TV networks use in game promos, the team puts on the cover of the media guide and fans blame when things go awry. It’s the face of the franchise. And every team has one, for better or worse. Some...
Via cover32 - Ravens
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Joe Flacco snubbed on latest list ranking all 32 QBs

With each passing year, no pun intended, the National Football League becomes more and more of a quarterback-driven league. The day and age of teams running the football 40 times per game are a thing of the past, replaced by an era in which quarterbacks throwing 50 passes across four quarters of play is commonplace. Thus, having the right guy under center is more important now than...
Via cover32 - Ravens
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens Top 5 worst quarterback draft picks

The Baltimore Ravens have never been known for offense. Up until 2008, when Joe Flacco was drafted, the Ravens were never really known for having explosive quarterbacks. Even with Flacco there is still much debate. General Manager Ozzie Newsome has always been known as a “genius” comes draft time. He has the reputation of maneuvering draft picks and getting value at almost every...
Via cover32 - Ravens
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Flacco is the best quarterback the Baltimore Ravens have ever drafted

“With the 18th pick in 2008 NFL Draft the Baltimore Ravens select quarterback Joe Flacco out of the University of Delaware”. When that phrase was uttered nearly six years ago no one knew what would come of them. What we know now is that the Ravens have drafted some real doozies at the quarterback position ( we shall get to those later in the week ). In 2008 Ozzie Newsome and...
Via cover32 - Ravens
February 05, 2014  |  2 Comments

How the Baltimore Ravens can clinch a playoff spot

(Mike Segar/Reuters) Since the arrival of Joe Flacco and John Harbaugh in 2008, the Baltimore Ravens have not missed the postseason. The team hopes to clinch a playoff spot for the sixth consecutive year on Sunday . The Ravens will be guaranteed a postseason position if they beat the New England Patriots, if the Miami Dolphins lose, and if the San Diego Chargers lose or tie. The...
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Flacco's wife gives birth half hour before game

Joe Flacco's wife gave birth to the couple's second child about 30 minutes ago. Flacco will play today vs. Browns. — Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) September 15, 2013 After warmups for tonight’s game against the Cleaveland Browns, Joe Flacco, quarterback for the reigning Super Bowl champs Baltimore Ravens, found out his wife had gave birth to his second child. The twist...
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September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

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