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Baltimore Ravens offensive guard Patrick Mekari (65) leaves the field after an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Tennessee Titans, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Baltimore. The Titans won 28-12. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Ravens' memorable 2019 season spoiled by early playoff exit

Jan. 13, 2020 3:58 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — As top-seeded Baltimore approached its playoff opener last week, linebacker Josh Bynes was asked to compare the current edition of the Ravens to the Super Bowl champions of 2012. Bynes, who played 10 games for the 2012 champs, replied, “That team is special, and this team is...

FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2019, file photo Baltimore Ravens quarterback Robert Griffin III works out prior to an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Baltimore. It will be Griffin's first NFL start since 2016 on Sunday, Dec. 29. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

For Ravens, there is no meaningless game against Steelers

Dec. 26, 2019 5:25 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens have already clinched the top seed in the AFC playoffs and will rest several key starters, including quarterback Lamar Jackson, in Sunday's regular-season finale. That doesn't mean the Ravens don't have plenty of incentive to beat the division rival Pittsburgh...

Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Matt Judon (99) celebrates a 24-17 win over the Buffalo Bills after an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Ravens have far loftier goal than merely making playoffs

Dec. 9, 2019 7:25 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — A year ago, the Baltimore Ravens earned a trip to the playoffs by squeezing past Cleveland on the final day of the regular season. The Ravens have already qualified for a return trip, and it's quite possible they can clinch the top seed in the AFC before the season finale against...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) celebrates a 61-yard touchdown play with Marshal Yanda during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/John Munson)

Ravens clinch AFC playoff berth with 24-17 win over Bills

Dec. 8, 2019 6:59 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Coach John Harbaugh happily discovered it's going to take more than clinching a second consecutive playoff berth to impress Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens. Whether it's the sign of a team stinging from the memories of last year's AFC wild-card playoff loss to the Los...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) looks to pass the ball in the first half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, in Baltimore, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Bills brace to face Jackson-led Ravens' bull-dozing offense

Dec. 5, 2019 8:24 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Appreciating how difficult it is to contain Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens' bull-dozing offensive attack, Bills defensive tackle Jordan Phillips was put at ease watching TV last weekend. After averaging 405 yards offense and 36 points in winning their previous seven games,...

Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh celebrates after their win against the Los Angeles Rams during an NFL football game Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Jackson, Ravens play nearly flawlessly during 7-game run

Nov. 26, 2019 8:35 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Perhaps the most impressive aspect of the Baltimore Ravens’ seven-game winning streak and the stellar play of Lamar Jackson is how easily the team and its quarterback have steamrolled several of the best teams in the NFL. The defending NFC champion Los Angeles Rams, playing at home...

Rams WRs Woods, Cooks active; Ravens DT Pierce still out

Nov. 25, 2019 6:59 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Receivers Robert Woods and Brandin Cooks are both active for the Los Angeles Rams when they face the surging Baltimore Ravens on Monday night. Woods missed the Rams’ victory last week due to an undisclosed personal matter that kept him out of practice until Thursday. Cooks has...