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The Miami Dolphins are ranked 27th in rushing offense at 91.7 yards per game, but this week, under new play-caller Zac Taylor, they're serious about running the ball this week against the Baltimore Ravens, the NFL's eighth-ranked rushing defense.
Ravens defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan has become a quarterback killer the past two weeks. He gave St. Louis QB Case Keenum a concussion in the final minutes of the game against the Rams, and then put Cleveland's Josh McCown out for the season with a fractured collarbone in the second half of Monday...
With so little known about what the Ravens offense will look like without quarterback Joe Flacco and running back Justin Forsett, it's hard to read too much into the first 10 games of offensive stats. So here are five stats, mostly about the defense, that stand out ahead of the Ravens' visit to...
Former seventh-round pick makes his first NFL start for Rams.
With backup quarterback Case Keenum starting his first game for the St. Louis Rams Sunday, the Ravens defense knew the key to stopping the Rams offense would be to slow down running back Todd Gurley. They did just that, holding him to 66 yards on 25 carries with a long of seven yards in what was...
Make a list of the league's most prolific and well-known interior defensive linemen, and you'll find many play on a four-man front that allows them to focus on creating havoc in the backfield. Visiting St. Louis Rams star Aaron Donald, the reigning Defensive Rookie of the Year and a sure-fire perennial...
Team doesn't have an obvious need at the position
The offseason trade of five-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata dramatically altered the landscape of the Ravens defensive line.
Brandon Williams manhandled centers during his second NFL season last year, creating enough leverage with his stocky, powerful frame to shove them into quarterbacks' faces.
Recruiting rankings matter. This is proved scientifically—with numbers. But that doesn't make the rankings an exact science. Every class still has busts. However, for highly ranked recruits who start slow at the college level, it's never too late to turn things around. Talent always stands a chance of winning out. And even if it doesn't, it was worth hoping it might. The hardest part of writ
Heavyweight battle looms between Ravens nose tackle Brandon Williams, Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey
Although most of the attention tends to be focused on the skill players, a pivotal heavyweight battle in the trenches is shaping up for Saturday night's AFC wild-card playoff game between Ravens nose tackle Brandon Williams and Steelers Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey.
Drafted in the third round last year, defensive tackle had a quiet rookie seasonFor a big man whose job primarily requires him being an anchor at the line of scrimmage, Ravens defensive lineman Brandon Williams' mobility is regarded as a plus.
Game at Ripken Stadium benefits Wounded Warrior ProjectRavens safety Matt Elam booted the kickball into the outfield, rounded first base and later coasted into home plate to score during the first inning Sunday afternoon at Ripken Stadium.
Three-year starter in Tigers' secondary picked in sixth round. Rams also drafted Utah State safety Maurice Alexander, a Eureka High product.
Wide receiver eager to test himself against players from bigger schools after a record-breaking career at Murray State.
Executives in personnel for four NFL teams expressed concern in the last week about what they described as Abbrederis’ history of concussions.
When rookie defensive lineman Brandon Williams arrived at the office Wednesday and learned that his mentor was no longer employed at the company, he reached for his phone and typed him a text message.
John Simon also deactivated for RavensThe Ravens didn't have much in the way of surprises Thursday night when they made their scratches for an NFL regular-season kickoff against the Denver Broncos.
There are likely few college football players in the country who must have looked forward to August 31 as much as Johnny Manziel. On that date, the sophomore quarterback for Texas A&M will start to make headlines for what he is doing on the field and not off of it. It has been a tumultuous offseason for the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner. Manziel has drawn criticism for everything from tweeting ab
Rams focus more on evaluation.
Third-round draft pick slated for lots of playing timeEver since the Ravens drafted him in the third round, rookie nose tackle Brandon Williams has drawn praise from the coaching staff.
Exactly a week before their first full-team practice of training camp, the Ravens took care of one more piece of offseason business Thursday, agreeing in principle to a four-year deal with first-round draft pick Matt Elam, general manager Ozzie Newsome announced.
Agreement wraps up deals for the team's 10-man draft classExactly a week before their first full-team practice of training camp, the Ravens took care of one more piece of offseason business Thursday, agreeing in principle to a four-year deal with first-round draft pick Matt Elam, general manager Ozzie Newsome announced.
The Texas A&M Football program has produced three consecutive top 10 draft picks in the NFL draft. The Aggies could make it four years in a row since left tackle Jake Matthews is about to enter his senior season. The 2014 NFL draft may cause personnel losses at A&M that will not be easy to recover from. College football coaches are constantly turning over their roster when it comes t
With third-rounder signed, only unsigned draft pick remaining is first-round safety matt elamThe Ravens have signed third-round defensive tackle Brandon Williams to a four-year, $2.697 million contract.
Forget about championships: The Baltimore Ravens of 2013 are a whole new squad, and the world will get its first look at them when full-team OTAs start on May 22. With a new season comes new players, new schemes and ultimately new questions.What should we expect from these Ravens at OTAs? What can we learn? Without pads, information will be hard to come by, but we fans and analysts can glean enoug
Baltimore Ravens third-rounder Brandon Williams has come a long way in a short time. Only a year ago, he had the worst job imaginable, where "sometimes, you got a little poop on you."
For Brandon Williams, the Ravens’ third-round pick, everything’s coming up roses. Or maybe it’s just that anything would smell better than his old job. The rookie nose tackle will never be offended by the smell of an NFL locker room, since his last job was hauling and moving portable toilets. “Sometimes, you got a little…
The grind of being an NFL nose guard is embraced by Ravens rookie Brandon Williams, a heavyweight defensive lineman accustomed to dirty work.
Nobody has to tell Deon Lacey about the obstacles he faces to be successful in the NFL.Heck, it has been hard enough for a University of West Alabama football player to even reach this point. Nobody from the school has earned a roster spot since Kendrick Office (Buffalo Bills) in 2001. This year three players from UWA will be involved in a NFL training camp and potentially preseason games and