Reality Sports Online: wild ride in free agency

The teams are set. After last night’s marathon free agent bidding in the Reality Sports Online league, everyone now knows who they have on their team for the forseeable future. The draft didn’t go quite like I imagined and some players went for MUCH more than I expected while some key quarterbacks were available on the cheap later in the draft. My plan was to let everyone overspend...
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New Orleans Saints Release Junior Galette

NEW ORLEANS, LA – NOVEMBER 24: Junior Galette #93 of the New Orleans Saints sacks Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens during the second quarter of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 24, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images) Linebacker Junior Galette has been involved in a string of off-the-field issues, and it came to a head this...
Via The Sports Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens Capsule

BALTIMORE RAVENS (11-7) OPEN CAMP: July 29, Owings Mills, Maryland. LAST YEAR: Despite distraction created by arrest and subsequent suspension of Ray Rice for domestic violence, Ravens reached playoffs for sixth time in seven years under coach John Harbaugh. Justin Forsett stepped in for Rice and had career year with 1,266 yards rushing, and Joe Flacco set personal high with 3,986...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The New Orleans Saints Release Locker Room Disruption, Junior Galette

NEW ORLEANS, LA – NOVEMBER 24: Junior Galette #93 of the New Orleans Saints sacks Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens during the second quarter of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 24, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images) The New Orleans Saints made the decision to release their defensive captain and stellar pass-rusher, Junior...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Grading the Baltimore Ravens position groups

The Baltimore Ravens made many improvements to the team this off-season, by way of the draft and by way of free agency. Now, nearly all of the members of the feared Ravens defense of the early 2000’s are no longer in the organization, and a new batch of defenders will look to lead the team back to the promised land. Joe Flacco’s offense has also changed drastically in the last...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football Team Preview: Baltimore Ravens

The Ravens bounced back from an 8-8 record in 2013 to clinch a playoff spot in 2014 with a win over the Brown in Week 17. The path to the playoffs is not going to be any easier for the Ravens in 2015. The AFC North matches up on the schedule against two of the stronger conferences top to bottom in the NFL, the AFC West and NFC West. The Ravens out of division schedule is highlighted...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Torrey Smith Has No Question That Joe Flacco is Elite

Wide receiver Torrey Smith caught 30 touchdown passes from Joe Flacco over the course of his first four NFL seasons, all with the Baltimore Ravens. Now a member of the San Francisco 49ers, it appears that Smith is still fond of his former quarterback. When asked if Flacco was elite, the speedy pass catcher had this to say: Does a bear
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons why Baltimore Ravens fans put their trust in Ozzie Newsome

Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome has built his credibility to enormous heights throughout his stint in Baltimore, hence the slogan, “It’s in Ozzie we trust!” That’s received a lot of play in media headlines over the years, especially since the John Harbaugh and Joe Flacco era began in 2008. In most cases, it’s the players that you’ll see trending on Twitter...
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Joe Haden on R-word: 'Open up your vocabulary'

Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden is the first NFL player to represent the Special Olympics as a Global Ambassador. Haden became involved in the Special Olympics because of the close relationship he has with younger brother, Jacob, who is five years his junior. Jacob has a cognitive disorder that impedes his speech and language. courtesy: ESPN We can tell that Haden...
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2015 Fantasy Football Team Preview: Baltimore Ravens

For your fantasy football draft prep and advice, continue to check on this page for updates regarding the Baltimore Ravens. Team outlook: Let’s face it, other than the running back position, Baltimore hasn’t been an exciting team as far as fantasy football is concerned. Sure, there are solid role players within the offense, but nothing that “wows” a fan. In my top 200 fantasy...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football - Baltimore Ravens Targets

View image | Last season, Joe Flacco targeted Steve Smith on 25% of his pass attempts.  Torrey Smith was targeted on 17% of his attempts and Owen Daniels 14%.  Torrey Smith is now a member of the San Francisco 49ers, and Daniels wears a Denver Broncos uniform.  There are a TON of targets to be had in Baltimore, but who will Flacco make a fantasy football...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Baltimore Ravens

Baltimore Ravens Backup QB Matt Schaub a Bottom Tier Backup? So while I honestly am not confident in Schaub's ability in the event of a long-term Joe Flacco injury, this ranking seems ridiculous to me. Matt Schaub has put up ... Mike Preston With A Preview Of Ravens Training Camp Mike Preston covers the Ravens and writes a column for the Baltimore Sun ... Mike joined Ed and...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Three biggest additions to the Baltimore Ravens roster for 2015

Baltimore Ravens General Manager Ozzie Newsome is known for his quiet off-seasons. Rarely do the Ravens sign big-name, big-money free agents. Ozzie is known for having a keen eye when it comes to the draft, and for signing smaller-name free agents who ending up becoming key pieces to playoff runs. This past-offseason has been no different for Newsome and the Ravens. Aside from a...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The three worst players to ever play for the Baltimore Ravens

The Baltimore Ravens have been in the winners circle for so long now that we sometimes forget about the days when fans were pulling their hair out and holding their heads out of frustration. That all changed when John Harbaugh took the head coaching job and Joe Flacco became Baltimore’s starting quarterback in 2008. Today, there aren’t really any players on the Ravens’ roster...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens Looking Solid in the 2015-16 Season

The Baltimore Ravens were good last year, but not good enough. Despite a big playoff win on the road in Pittsburgh, the Ravens season ended at the hands of the eventual Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots. This year, though, the Ravens look a little better than the Pats do. In fact, the Ravens may have the best squad in the AFC. That’s thanks in a large part to a core group...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Ravens' Receivers Struggle in 2015?

Last season, Joe Flacco had one of the best year's of his career, thanks in large part to the production of veteran Steve Smith, and the playmaking ability of Torrey Smith.Unfortunately for the Ravens, Torrey Smith departed for San Francisco this offseason, and Steve Smith isn't getting any younger. Combine those two things with an influx of young, inexperienced talent, and you have...
Via Pro Football Spot
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Joe Flacco hits some moonshots in honor of the Home Run Derby

Just about an hour ago, the official Baltimore Ravens Twitter handle took a look back at some the swings the players took at Ladarius Webb’s softball game. And surprisingly, some of these guys didn’t look half bad with a bat in their hands. The Ravens wanted to get this footage out there in honor of the MLB Home Run Derby that takes place tonight. Some of the participants include...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranking the top five underrated quarterbacks in the NFL

The 2015 NFL season is getting closer, and the excitement is beginning to grow surrounding the fan bases around the league. Over the past few seasons, the quarterback position has become even more important than it was even five years ago. Quarterbacks quite simply run the offenses for their teams in this day and age, and running backs are considered more as complimentary pieces...
Via This Given Sunday
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Flacco’s list of goals for the 2015 season is fitting for his “coolness”

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is known for remaining pretty even keeled on and off the field, hence his nickname Joe “Cool.” He reminded us of just how cool he is when he was asked about what he planned on working on going into his eighth season in the NFL. Flacco named three specific goals that were rather prosaic, but could just do the trick: 1. Stay healthy 2. Maintain...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Police searching for thieving Joe Flacco lookalike

A suburban Baltimore police department has issued an all-points bulletin for a man who bears a resemblance to Joe Flacco. The suspect allegedly stole a credit card out of a parked vehicle in Anne Arundel County, Md. The department posted security photos of the alleged thief on its Facebook page with the disclaimer that the man pictured is indeed not Flacco. The bottom right photo...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens' Flacco ranked as eighth-best NFL quarterback

Coming off his best statistical season of his seven-year career, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was ranked as the No. 8 quarterback in the NFL by The MMQB.  Flacco, who passed for 3,986 yards with 27 touchdowns and 12 interceptions in 2014, finished one spot ahead of fellow 2008 first-rounder Matt Ryan. Saints quarterback Drew Brees was seventh on the list. From The MMQB:  Flacco...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Player Profile: Joe Flacco

View image | Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens QB Ranking: 18 Pros He has a strong backfield behind him. Proven success at the NFL level. Has the chance to continue to flourish as he continues to lead the offense and is aiming to eclipse the 4000 yard mark for the first time this year. Can put up elite numbers some weeks. Marc Trestman has gotten Jay Cutler...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

The top 10 players in the AFC North

This series will feature the top 10 players in each division regardless of team or position. This is measured by a combination of their current impact on the field, their potential in the future and their accomplishments in the past. One quick note about the AFC North, it has a boatload of superstar players. Consider some of the names that were left off of this top 10: Paul Kruger...
Via This Given Sunday
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Joe Flacco Flourish under Marc Trestman?

Baltimore Ravens offensive coordinator Marc Trestman, center, walks on the field between quarterbacks Joe Flacco, left, and Matt Schaub during an NFL football minicamp practice, Thursday, June 18, 2015, in Owings Mills, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) When the Baltimore Ravens gave Joe Flacco his mammoth, 6 year, $120 million contract, it shocked the entire football world. The contract...
Via The Sports Journal
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Drops cost Ravens' Flacco shot at first 4,000-yard season in 2014

Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco passed for a career-best 3,986 yards in 2014, but he would have easily croseed the 4,000-yard plateau if his receivers helped his cause a bit more. According to Pro Football Focus, Flacco lost out on 472 passing yards last season, the most in the NFL by a comfortable 82-yard cushion. So where did the drops come from? Steve Smith Sr. led the team (and...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss
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