Baltimore Ravens

Which running backs fit with Marc Trestman’s offense?

Though there is lots to like in the Baltimore Ravens backfield, there are also a ton of questions. Justin Forsett, the Raven’s leading rusher last year, is no lock to return. Bernard Pierce and Lorenzo Taliaferro are under contract, yet … Continue reading

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Scouting: Jesse James – TE, Penn St.

  Year – Junior HT/WT – 6’7”/261 lbs Expected draft spot 3rd – 5th round   “The Outlaw”. “The Road Dogg”. Can the Ravens draft him just because of the cool nicknames that go along with being named Jesse James?  … Continue reading

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Scouting: David Johnson – RB, Northern Iowa

  Year: Senior (RS) HT/WT: 6’ 1″ / 224 lbs Expected draft spot: 3rd to 4th round   Running backs are becoming less and less prevalent in the first round of the NFL draft. Bishop Sankey was the first RB … Continue reading

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Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens Deep Ball Resurrection

2013 was not a good year for Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens’ offense. 2014 was. We know the ground game was resurrected last season, but the resurrection of the Ravens’ deep ball went relatively undiscussed last year. What changed … Continue reading

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Scouting: Quinten Rollins – CB, Miami (Ohio)

  Year: Senior (RS) HT/WT: 5’11”, 193 lbs. Expected Draft pick: Round 2-3   In his senior year, Quinten Rollins averaged 6.9 points per game, 3.9 rebounds per, and 3.9 assists per…wait. My bad. Wrong sport. After running point guard … Continue reading

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Scouting: Marcus Peters – CB, Washington

Year: Junior (RS) HT/WT: 6’0”, 198 lbs. Expected draft position: Late first round   Marcus Peters is a “buyer beware” kind of prospect. Before we take a look at the tape, let it be known that Peters comes with a … Continue reading

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End Of Year Review – The Offensive Line

Now that the Ravens season is over, it’s time to look back and take stock in what the team did well, and what the team did poorly. To this end, we’ll be reviewing each of the positional units. I reviewed … Continue reading

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How good is Baltimore in the draft?

Recently, Grantland’s Bill Barnwell wrote a piece detailing why Bill Belicheck is amazing at the draft. This led me to wanting to review Ozzie Newsome draft history, and compare the two in a similar process. (You can discuss this on … Continue reading

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Baltimore Ravens: Charting every offensive play from 2014

Averages are among the most misunderstood stats in sports, yet we rely on yards per carry, yards per pass attempt and yards per catch as indicators of performance. In the Baltimore Ravens’ case, they averaged 4.5 yards per run and 7.2 … Continue reading

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Scouting: Tony Lippett – WR, Michigan State

Year: Senior (RS) HT/WT: 6’2 ½” / 192 lbs. Expected draft pick: Third round   Tony Lippett is an interesting prospect. He is a quality wide out, and a quality cornerback. Good enough at playing CB that Michigan State Head … Continue reading

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