The Baltimore Ravens will have their hands full this season when they begin their AFC North title defense this fall. The Ravens’ schedule is statistically the fourth-toughest in the NFL as their opponents had a combined record of 134-122 (.523 winning percentage) last season. Baltimore opens the season by playing their first four games in [...]
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The Pittsburgh Steelers are worried that another team will snag wide receiver Mike Wallace if they put a first-round tender on the restricted free agent rather than slapping the franchise tag on him. And you have to believe — the last place Pittsburgh would want to see Wallace end up is with its big rival [...]
Over the past three seasons, the Baltimore Ravens have proven to be one of the NFL’s best road teams, winning playoff games on the road in each of the past three seasons, but the team sure wouldn’t mind having the opportunity to try to continue its unprecedented 2011 success at M&T Bank Stadium during the [...]
The Cincinnati Bengals announced they have sold out Sunday’s week 17, regular-season finale against the Baltimore Ravens. The news comes just one day before the NFL’s blackout deadline. Cincinnati used a special — “buy one, get one free” – deal for season-ticket holders. Sunday will mark just the second time the Bengals have had a [...]
Both week 17 AFC North finales — the Baltimore Ravens at Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers at Cleveland Browns — carry serious playoff ramifications. So it should come as no surprise as to why the NFL decided to move the kickoff times from 1 p.m. ET to 4:15 p.m. That being said, by around 7:30 [...]
The Baltimore Ravens got out to a commanding 20-0 lead over the Cleveland Browns, stumbled, then prevailed for a 20-14 win that sealed the first undefeated home record in franchise history. Now, if Baltimore wins next week at Cincinnati, they will clinch their first AFC North division crown since the 2006 season. In doing so, [...]
As Baltimore Ravens All-Pro middle linebacker Ray Lewis spectated from the sideline, Baltimore’s other Ray ran rapid over the Cleveland Browns. Ray Rice rushed for a career-high 204 yards, busting loose on a 67-yard run in the third quarter, as the Ravens managed to stay atop the AFC North by dominating Cleveland 24-10 on Sunday. [...]