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Ravens' challenge: From Brady to Finley and winless Bengals

Nov. 7, 2019 3:58 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens' blitzing defense gave Tom Brady problems, picking him off once, sacking him twice and hitting him 10 times. Their next challenge will be as different as a Super Bowl MVP and a raw rookie. The AFC North leaders get to face a winless team starting a quarterback who's...

Oft-injured Ravens CB Jimmy Smith hopes to be back for good

Nov. 6, 2019 3:25 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith has worked his way back from so many injuries that he's become the resident expert on the subject in the Baltimore locker room. It's a title Smith could do without. Only twice in his nine-year NFL career has Smith played all 16 games. He's had to...

Ravens throw helmet into the ring as Super Bowl contender

Nov. 4, 2019 4:55 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — It's time to take the Baltimore Ravens seriously as a Super Bowl contender. Their 14-point victory in Seattle two weeks ago put them in the discussion, and no further evidence is necessary after Baltimore rang up 37 points and repeatedly harassed Tom Brady in a rout of the...

Patriots WR Harry inactive for showdown vs Ravens

Nov. 3, 2019 7:17 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — New England rookie receiver N'Keal Harry has been placed on the inactive list for Sunday night's game against the Baltimore Ravens. Drafted 32nd overall, Harry was put on injured reserve during the preseason with an ankle injury and placed on the 53-man roster on Saturday. The former...

Unbeaten Patriots prepare best they can for Ravens' Jackson

Oct. 31, 2019 8:03 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Over the course of his 25 years as an NFL head coach, Bill Belichick has prepared his team for all kinds of quarterbacks and a myriad of offensive schemes. None of those past experiences were of much help this week to the six-time Super Bowl winner, whose unbeaten New England Patriots...

Patriots-Ravens Preview Capsule

Oct. 31, 2019 1:41 PM EDT

NEW ENGLAND (8-0) at BALTIMORE (5-2) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE — Patriots by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — New England 6-2, Baltimore 2-4-1 SERIES RECORD — New England leads 10-3 LAST MEETING — Patriots beat Ravens 30-23, Dec. 12, 1016 LAST WEEK — Patriots beat Browns...

Back from bye, healthier Ravens await showdown with Patriots

Oct. 28, 2019 5:40 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Healthy and rested, the Baltimore Ravens returned from their bye to begin preparation for Sunday night's showdown against the unbeaten New England Patriots. The Ravens (5-2) expect to have cornerback Jimmy Smith (knee), rookie receiver Marquise Brown (ankle) and linebacker Patrick...

'Revolution is on' as Jackson takes Ravens to AFC North lead

Oct. 24, 2019 8:10 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Darting between and past would-be tacklers with uncanny guile and deceptive quickness, Lamar Jackson is the focal point of a run-oriented offense in the NFL's pass-happy world. Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh and offensive coordinator Greg Roman overhauled the playbook during...

Confident Ravens roll into bye week with 3-game win streak

Oct. 21, 2019 6:37 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Combining the versatility of quarterback Lamar Jackson with an opportunistic defense, the Baltimore Ravens charged into their bye with a three-game winning streak and a healthy lead in the AFC North. A week of rest should enable the Ravens (5-2) to get back wide receiver Marquise...

Jackson's legs, Ravens defense roll past Seahawks 30-16

Oct. 20, 2019 9:20 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Lamar Jackson was mad. He was mad about settling for field goals three times in the first half. Mad about a delay-of-game penalty and a 13-yard run on third down when he needed 15 yards. Mad to see Justin Tucker trotting on the field again for a field goal. John Harbaugh saw the anger, so he...