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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...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson celebrates a 12-yard touchdown pass to running back Mark Ingram during the second half of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

Top-seed Ravens to rest Jackson, Ingram & others vs Steelers

Dec. 23, 2019 5:56 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Having already accomplished all their goals for the regular season, the Baltimore Ravens will play the finale against Pittsburgh this Sunday without quarterback Lamar Jackson, eight-time Pro Bowl guard Marshal Yanda and several other key starters, including injured running back...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) carries the ball during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Ravens seek 10th straight win, AFC North title against Jets

Dec. 11, 2019 12:00 PM EST

NEW YORK JETS (5-8) at BALTIMORE (11-2) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. EST, FOX OPENING LINE - Ravens by 14 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - New York 5-8, Baltimore 7-5-1 SERIES RECORD - Baltimore leads 8-2 LAST MEETING - Jets beat Ravens 24-16, Oct. 23, 2016 LAST WEEK - Jets beat Dolphins 22-21; Ravens beat Bills 24-17 AP PRO32...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) throws a pass under pressure by Buffalo Bills defensive end Trent Murphy (93) during the second half of an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. The Ravens won 24-17. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Ravens' Jackson shrugs off leg injury, keeps focus on wins

Dec. 10, 2019 6:51 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Setting NFL records and garnering MVP votes doesn't mean that much to Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, who's far more interested in stacking wins and getting Baltimore to the Super Bowl. Jackson stands 23 yards shy of breaking Michael Vick's single-season record for yards rushing...

Buffalo Bills middle linebacker Tremaine Edmunds, center, celebrates after intercepting a pass by Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) during the first half of an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Buffalo Bills gain respect despite loss to Ravens

Dec. 9, 2019 7:37 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Earning the Baltimore Ravens' respect is one thing. Beating them, proved to be another for the Buffalo Bills. It wasn't long after a 24-17 loss Sunday when veteran linebacker Lorenzo Alexander was already looking forward to a rematch. Not next season or whenever the two are next...

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 quarterbacks Lamar Jackson, left, and Robert Griffin III, right, take the field to begin warming up before the start of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, in Baltimore, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

NFL ICYMI: Super Bowl preview? 49ers-Ravens was fun to watch

Dec. 2, 2019 2:14 AM EST

If this edition of 49ers-Ravens — filled with elite players, fourth-down gutsiness and top-notch defense on a rainy afternoon — was indeed a Super Bowl preview, everyone’s in for a treat in February. What Baltimore’s 20-17 victory over visiting San Francisco on Sunday showed was that...

Tennessee Titans inside linebacker Wesley Woodyard (59) celebrates after linebacker Daren Bates (53) recovered a Jacksonville Jaguars' fumble in the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

NFL Notes: Iron Bowl trash talk and taunting among Titans

Nov. 29, 2019 3:43 PM EST

NFL players love to trash talk each other about their alma maters, especially during rivalry week. Tennessee Titans linebacker Daren Bates has taken it to a new level. Bates grabs his big speaker whenever his Alabama teammates talk to reporters and plays the call for the famous “Kick Six” play that...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson runs against the Los Angeles Rams during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

49ers next team up to try slowing Jackson and Ravens

Nov. 27, 2019 3:47 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers certainly appear capable of putting the brakes on Lamar Jackson and the high-powered Baltimore Ravens. Then again, that’s what some of the so-called experts said about Seattle, New England, Houston and the Los Angeles Rams. All four of those teams reached the...

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...