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Sunday Match-Up: Ravens vs. Browns

The Baltimore Ravens (1-1) pulled out a strong performance last Thursday on a national stage to  take out the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-6. The game featured a strong running game, efficient passing and a stout defense that turned the Black and … Continue reading

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Ravens vs Browns Preview: Browns Run Defense Struggles

The Baltimore Ravens will travel to Cleveland for their third divisional match up in as many games. The Ravens have a big opportunity to improve to a 2-1 record with two wins in the division. The Browns sit at the … Continue reading

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Ravens Roundtable: Week 3

Every week, the Ravens analysts here at Baltimore Sports and Life  will have a Q&A roundtable discussion on the week that was, and preview the weeks upcoming match-up. BSL Analysts include Chris Stoner, Nadeem Kurieshy, Mark Bullock, Mike Randall, and Matt Jergensen. Discuss you thoughts on these questions on … Continue reading

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Elements of the West Coast Offense in Passing Attack Against Pitt

In a West Coast offense, a majority of routes break between the numbers and the hash marks. Examples are short to intermediate routes that target the middle of the field. The west coast offense is based on three main philosophies: … Continue reading

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Ravens newcomers shine

Former Houston Texans, now Ravens tight end Owen Daniels, opened up the scoring for the Ravens with a short yardage TD grab in the first quarter. It would prove to be all the Ravens needed as they went on to … Continue reading

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Thursday Match-Up: Steelers vs. Ravens

The Ravens need to rebound quickly after a disappointing loss to the Cincinnati Bengals 23-16 last Sunday. They’ll need to refocus as the distractions of Ray Rice’s immediate release have had the nation talking about everything but what will happen … Continue reading

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Flacco Struggles Against the Bengals Zone Blitz

What is the Zone Blitz? A zone blitz is where the defense rushes 5 defenders toward the Quarterback and drop 6 defenders into zone coverage. The six coverage zones are as follows: Fire Zone (2) – This is a zone … Continue reading

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Ravens All-22: Comparing Pierce and Forsett

One of the biggest questions facing the Baltimore Ravens ahead of Thursday night’s game against the Steelers is who will start at running back. Bernard Pierce was the starter heading into week one but after managing just 14 yards on … Continue reading

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Ravens Roundtable: Week 2

Every week, the Ravens analysts here at Baltimore Sports and Life will collaborate with a special guest from network partner at 24×7 Networks - Russell Street Report. We’ll have a Q&A roundtable discussion on the week that was, and preview the weeks upcoming match-up. … Continue reading

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Not what we had in mind

After an offseason that saw the Ravens brass clean house of the offensive personnel, we had hoped that the days of a 30th ranked rushing game, an inefficient passing game, and spotty o-line play were behind us. Well, if you … Continue reading

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