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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 Nov. 25, 2019, file photo, Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh celebrates after their win against the Los Angeles Rams during an NFL football game in Los Angeles. After a loss to the Cleveland Browns earlier this season, Harbaugh gathered the players in the locker room to provide his candid take on the state of an underachieving squad that looked nothing like a Super Bowl contender. Flash forward to last Sunday, when the Ravens completed the regular season with a 14-2 record by beating the Pittsburgh Steelers 28-10 despite resting seven starters because they had already clinched the top seed in the AFC for the first time in franchise history. Comeback complete. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Top-seeded Ravens exhibited greatness after mediocre start

Jan. 2, 2020 9:04 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens had just given up 30 points in the second half of a 40-25 loss at home to Cleveland that dropped their record to 2-2. As he gathered his players in the locker room, coach John Harbaugh was more disappointed than livid. “John made a statement that rings...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson is introduced onto the field prior to an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Ravens take it upon themselves to clinch No. 1 seed in AFC

Dec. 16, 2019 4:58 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Looks like the Baltimore Ravens are going to have to care of the business of clinching the No. 1 seed in the AFC all by themselves. After capturing their second straight AFC North title on Thursday night by beating the New York Jets, the Ravens (12-2) could have wrapped up the top...