Ravens aim to use ball-control offense to slow down Chiefs

Football 12/06/18, 16:18

Lamar Jackson knows that he will play a big part in stopping the high-flying Kansas City Chiefs offense when he leads the Baltimore Ravens into Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday.He won't make a tackle, though, or cause a fumble or intercept a pass.That's because stopping Patrick Mahomes and Co. begins with ...

Ravens rookie Lamar Jackson faces biggest test vs Chiefs

Football 12/05/18, 14:19

Since taking over as the starting quarterback, rookie Lamar Jackson has revitalized the Baltimore Ravens running attack and kept opposing offenses off the field by dominating time of possession.He will need do that again this week to help slow down the high-flying Kansas City Chiefs, who lead the NFL with ...

Ravens in driver’s seat to end 3-year playoff drought

Football 12/03/18, 16:24

The Baltimore Ravens are still fighting to end a three-year playoff drought even though they are riding their longest winning streak of the season.The Ravens hold a one-game lead for the sixth and final postseason spot in the AFC. Baltimore (7-5) also is within a half-game of the first-place Pittsburgh ...

Ravens dominate Falcons 26-16 for 3rd straight win

Football 12/02/18, 16:40

Rookie Lamar Jackson ran for a touchdown and Baltimore's defense turned in a dominating performance, leading the Ravens to a 26-16 victory over the feeble Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.Justin Tucker kicked four field goals, Tavon Young scored after scooping up a fumble by Matt Ryan , and Baltimore held the ...

Talib active for Rams after long absence, Flacco out again

Football 12/02/18, 12:16

Veteran cornerback Aqib Talib is active for the first time since Week 3 for the Los Angeles Rams' game against the Detroit Lions on Sunday, and Baltimore quarterback Joe Flacco is missing his third straight game in a visit to Atlanta.Talib injured an ankle in a win over the Los ...

Behind Jackson and Edwards, Ravens mounting run to playoffs

Football 11/28/18, 15:11

With rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson likely to make a third straight start Sunday, the Baltimore Ravens' offensive linemen are gearing up for another delightful afternoon of plowing straight ahead as part of the team's suddenly formidable running game.Joe Flacco didn't practice Wednesday and is still waiting to get medical clearance ...

Flacco or Jackson? Ravens’ Harbaugh faces tough QB decision

Football 11/26/18, 17:09

The effective play of rookie Lamar Jackson as a starting quarterback has left Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh with a decision to make if veteran Joe Flacco returns this week from a right hip injury.Does Flacco get back the starting job Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons? Or does Harbaugh stick ...

Jackson, Edwards and Ravens run over Raiders 34-17

Football 11/25/18, 16:15

Rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson ran for a touchdown and threw for a score, Terrell Suggs returned a fumble 43 yards for a TD and the Baltimore Ravens ran past the Oakland Raiders 34-17 on Sunday.Cyrus Jones took a punt 70 yards for a touchdown to help the Ravens (6-5) win ...

Ravens QB Jackson hopes to rely more on passing vs Raiders

Football 11/23/18, 15:53

Understanding that 27 carries a game is way too dangerous for an NFL quarterback, Lamar Jackson may do things differently in his second NFL start Sunday.Playing in place of the injured Joe Flacco last week, the former Louisville star slithered, juked and bulled his way for 117 yards rushing to ...

For a game, calling Lamar Jackson’s number kept working

Football 11/20/18, 02:48

Lamar Jackson ran 27 times and threw only 19 passes to win his first NFL start.That's not a typo.Filling in for injured quarterback Joe Flacco, Jackson ran for 117 yards in Baltimore's 24-21 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday. The 2016 Heisman Trophy winner had more rushing attempts than any quarterback ...

Ravens look for QB Lamar Jackson to run less, throw more

Football 11/19/18, 16:56

In a league that relies heavily on the forward pass, the Baltimore Ravens have gone old-school in their bid to reach the NFL playoffs.With quarterback Lamar Jackson leading the way , the Ravens rushed for 265 yards Sunday in a 24-21 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. Jackson ran 27 times ...

Jackson carries 27 times, lifts Ravens past Bengals 24-21

Football 11/18/18, 16:27

Rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson juked and sprinted for 117 yards in his first NFL start, Gus Edwards ran for 115 and the Baltimore Ravens ground out a 24-21 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday to end a three-game losing streak.Flashing the moves that enabled him to win the 2016 ...

When things go sour in the NFL, QBs often are changed

Football 11/16/18, 10:42

When things go sour, an NFL team's fan base often points to two people: the guy calling plays on the sideline, and the man behind center trying to execute them.As we get deeper into the 2018 schedule, the futures of some coaches could be tied to how their quarterbacks have ...

If Flacco can’t go, Jackson and RG3 ready to roll for Ravens

Football 11/14/18, 15:12

Lamar Jackson isn't staying awake at night thinking about the prospect of making his first NFL start.Baltimore Ravens starting quarterback Joe Flacco missed practice Wednesday because of a hip injury, and his status for Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals is uncertain.If Flacco can't go, coach John Harbaugh likely will ...

Ravens QB Flacco status for Sunday’s game ‘up in the air’

Football 11/12/18, 18:37

Carrying a three-game losing streak and a losing record, the Baltimore Ravens now face the burden of uncertainty at the quarterback position.Joe Flacco is nursing a hip injury that could keep him out of Sunday's game against Cincinnati, an AFC North matchup that carries huge ramifications for the sagging Ravens.With ...

Harbaugh, Flacco seek strong finish in 11th year with Ravens

Football 11/08/18, 15:15

Having worked in unison for 11 seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, John Harbaugh and Joe Flacco are under pressure to extend their extraordinary bond to an even dozen years.The emergence of first-round draft pick Lamar Jackson and a three-game losing streak have raised questions about the future of a coach ...

Roethlisberger guides Steelers past Ravens 23-16

Football 11/04/18, 17:24

Ben Roethlisberger threw two touchdown passes, ran for a score and put up an unexpected left-footed punt to help the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Baltimore Ravens 23-16 Sunday.James Conner rushed for 107 yards and caught a TD pass for the Steelers (5-2-1), who have won four straight since falling to ...

FANTASY PLAYS: Burning questions for Week 9 in football

Football 11/02/18, 11:25

A look at some key fantasy football questions going into Week 9:WHICH UNDER THE RADAR PLAYERS HAVE THE BEST CHANCE FOR A BIG GAME THIS WEEK?You've got options at quarterback. Ryan Fitzpatrick starts for Tampa Bay against the Panthers, who have given up two TDs to QBs in six straight ...

Ravens top pick Hurst eager to contribute after foot injury

Football 10/24/18, 15:03

Having finally put a disappointing injury behind him, Baltimore Ravens tight end Hayden Hurst is ready to launch a career worthy of a first-round draft pick.Drafted 25th overall by a team that usually relies heavily on its tight ends, Hurst fully expected to be an immediate contributor.He caught a touchdown ...

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