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Archive for October, 2011

Ngata Responds to Fine: “It’s Bull”

The NFL announced this past Friday that defensive tackle Haloti Ngata was fined $15,000 for leading with his helmet while drilling New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez in the back of the Ravens’ 34-17 win Oct. 2. On Monday, Ngata responded saying the fine was “bull,” according to the Baltimore Sun. The play led to […]

Ravens Catch a Break: Houston’s Mario Williams Out Sunday, Done for Season

Texans’ outside linebacker Mario Williams left Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders with an injured pectoral muscle. A report early Monday confirmed SI.com’s Peter King report on Football Night in America Sunday night: The Texans will be without Mario Williams for the season. The injury occurred with about five minutes left in the first quarter […]

Ngata Fined $15K for hit on Sanchez

Baltimore Ravens All-Pro defensive tackle Haloti Ngata was fined $15,000 by the NFL for roughing the passer with his hit on Jets starting quarterback Mark Sanchez in Sunday night’s 34-17 win. Ngata, 27, was fined for lowering his head and decking Sanchez on the pass play. No penalty was assessed during the game, and the […]

Ray Rice Looking to Join Elite Company

Only two running backs in the history of the NFL have gained 1,000 yards both through the air and on the ground in a single season, those backs are Marshall Faulk and Roger Craig. Ravens running back Ray Rice has 297 rushing yards and 242 receiving yards through four weeks of the regular season, meaning […]

Ravens in Prime Position Heading Into Bye Week

At 3-1, entering their bye week, the Baltimore Ravens sit in prime position in the AFC. They have already handled the two teams from last year’s AFC title game rather easily, as both teams appear to be in complete disarray. The Peyton Manning-less Colts, who have given the Ravens trouble time and again, will apparently […]

Jarret Johnson Earns AFC Defensive Player of the Week Honors

Outside linebacker Jarrett Johnson is one of the toughest, most durable players in franchise history, and is finally getting his due. Johnson has been named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for week four. He’s the third Ravens linebacker in the first four weeks of the season to win the award, following Terrell Suggs and Ray […]

Ravens Add Much Needed Depth at Cornerback

The Ravens signed former Dallas Cowboys cornerback Bryan McCann to a two-year deal, which adds much needed depth to an injury plagued unit. After resigning linebacker Prescott Burgess a week ago, he was cut to make room for McCann on the roster. McCann, 24, undrafted out of Southern Methodist, was released by the Cowboys Sept. […]