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  1. In preparing for Sunday's game in London, several Ravens have experience on their side

    While many Ravens will be making their first trip to London for Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, it’s the second visit for Eric Weddle — and it’s something the strong safety has been anticipating. “I’ve been wanting to go back since ’08 just to see it again and enjoy it a little…
  2. Lardarius Webb surprised, but pleased to be tied for Ravens lead in interceptions

    Lardarius Webb can’t believe he is tied with cornerback Brandon Carr for the Ravens lead in interceptions with two. The slot cornerback was not even sure how much playing time he would get this season. “I did not even plan on being on the field. Seriously,” Webb said before Wednesday after…
  3. Ravens’ Michael Campanaro, Anthony Levine Sr. upgraded to full participation Thursday

    Both Michael Campanaro and Anthony Levine Sr. practiced fully Thursday prior to the Ravens’ game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in London on Sunday. Campanaro, the wide receiver who hails from Clarksville and graduated from River Hill High, had not participated in Wednesday’s session bec…
  4. Michael Campanaro returns to Ravens practice, but four out again on Thursday

    After sitting out Wednesday’s practice, wide receiver-return specialist Michael Campanaro was back for the Ravens at Thursday’s practice. The Clarksville native and River Hill graduate had been sidelined with what the team described as an ankle injury. But he was returning punts Thursday with lit…
  5. Staff picks for Sunday's Ravens-Jaguars game in London

    Staff picks for Sunday’s Ravens-Jaguars game from London’s Wembley Stadium: Jen Badie Ravens 20, Jaguars 13 The Ravens are leading the league in takeaways and with Jaguars QB Blake Bortles already having as many interceptions as touchdowns, the Ravens should have the edge in London. One thing to…
  6. Scouting report for Ravens-Jaguars on Sunday at Wembley Stadium in London

    RAVENS PASSING GAME: The Ravens opened things up a bit on offense last week and Joe Flacco was sharp. He has been intercepted in eight straight games dating to last year, the longest current streak in the NFL. Flacco completed 20 of his 25 passes against the Cleveland Browns last week to…
  7. Mike Preston: Ravens' O-line greats see poor line play becoming common in NFL

    No quarterback feels the pain of each Sunday more than Eli Manning of the New York Giants. He doesn’t look angry or disappointed anymore; just disinterested. A similar look appears more and more on the faces of Aaron Rodgers, Andy Dalton, Russell Wilson and Matthew Stafford. Gone are the days w…
  8. Revenge isn’t driving Ravens’ Luke Bowanko in Sunday’s game against the Jaguars

    As recently as Sept. 2, Luke Bowanko was a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars. But the center’s status changed that day when the Ravens acquired Bowanko from Jacksonville for an undisclosed draft choice. So is the Annapolis-born Bowanko entertaining any thoughts about paying back the Jaguars f…
  9. Brandon Carr coming up with more interceptions as he thrives with Ravens defense

    The knock on Brandon Carr was that as durable as he is – he has started all 145 regular-season games of his career – he did not intercept passes at a rate one might expect of a top-tier cornerback. That theory has lost some steam. Carr has collected an interception in each of his first two gam…
  10. 'Who is this guy?' Injuries behind him, Ravens' Brent Urban stands tall for defensive line

    Brent Urban is 6 feet 7, 300 pounds, has an 80-plus-inch wingspan and can touch his toes comfortably. Because leverage is power, and power is easily weaponized by someone of Urban’s size, offensive linemen battling the Ravens’ starting defensive end these days often face a logistical problem. It’…
  11. Tim Williams is second Ravens player to miss practice this week because of illness

    For the second consecutive day, a Ravens player missed practice. This time, it was rookie outside linebacker Tim Williams who sat out Thursday afternoon’s session. The absence of Williams, the organization’s second of two third-round choices in April’s NFL draft, came on the heels of starting stron…
  12. Ravens fans will get DNA test kits Sunday in unusual NFL promotion

    Gone are the days when sports-team giveaways were limited to T-shirts, bobbleheads, free-sandwich coupons and the like. The Ravens on Sunday are adopting a unique approach: The tens of thousands of fans entering M&T Bank Stadium for the NFL team’s home opener against the Cleveland Browns will r…
  13. As Browns OT Joe Thomas nears milestone, Terrell Suggs readies for matchup against one of league's best

    Ravens rush linebacker Terrell Suggs made clear Wednesday that he’s not overly consumed by the defense’s matchup with Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer. He’s more focused on who will be directly in front of him much of Sunday afternoon. Suggs and Browns left tackle Joe Thomas will…
  14. Eric Weddle returns to Ravens practice Thursday, but Tim Williams absent

    Ravens starting strong safety Eric Weddle returned to practice Thursday afternoon. He did not participate in Wednesday’s session because of an illness. Rookie outside linebacker Tim Williams is the newest absence. The organization’s second of two third-round picks in April’s NFL draft was not liste…
  15. Ravens officially place RB Danny Woodhead on IR, promote Jeremy Langford from practice squad

    Veteran running back hurt his left hamstring and will be out through Week 10 bye…
  16. Ravens focused on stopping Isaiah Crowell, one of the few RBs who got better of them in 2016

    Only five opposing running backs (the Cleveland Browns’ Isaiah Crowell, New York Jets’ Matt Forte, Philadelphia Eagles’ Ryan Mathews, Pittsburgh Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell and Cincinnati Bengals’ Rex Burkhead) reached the 100-yard mark last season against the Ravens, who will reacquaint themselves…