Less than a week ago, it seemed like a foregone conclusion that free-agent safety Ed Reed had played his last game as a Baltimore Raven after being picked up by Houston Texans general manager Rick Smith in Texans chairman and CEO Bob McNair’s private jet. But now, there’s increased optimism that Reed could return to [...]
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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 [...]
Will Jameel McClain do what former Ravens inside linebacker Bart Scott did in the 2009 offseason and ship up I-95 to join his former defensive coordinator, Rex Ryan? McClain, 26, played under Ryan in his rookie in 2008 before Ryan left to become the head coach of the New York Jets. Scott, who followed Ryan [...]
The Baltimore Ravens announced last Thursday that former Rutgers running backs coach Chris Hewitt has been hired as the team’s new assistant special teams coach, and that Matt Weiss has been promoted from the assistant to head coach John Harbaugh to defensive assistant. Hewitt, 37, has ties to both Harbaugh and special teams coordinator and [...]
The Baltimore Ravens have hired former Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Don Martindale to become the team’s new linebackers coach, according to the Denver Post. Martindale, 48, replaces Dean Pees, who was promoted to defensive coordinator after Chuck Pagano departed to become the head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. Martindale was the defensive coordinator for one [...]
About a week ago, Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh made it known that offensive coordinator Cam Cameron would be back with the team for the 2012 season. On Wednesday, owner Steve Bisciotti and general manager Ozzie Newsome showed their support for Cameron as well. However, Newsome declined to say whether Cameron’s new contract was [...]
The Baltimore Ravens held their annual season-ending “State of the Ravens” press conference at the team’s headquarters in Owings Mills on Wednesday, where owner Steve Bisciotti, president Dick Cass, general manger Ozzie Newsome and head coach John Harbaugh took questions from the media. With key off-season decisions yet to be made on quarterback Joe Flacco, [...]