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Ravens have differing opinions on how good Marlon Humphrey is

The Ravens drafted cornerback Marlon Humphrey in the first round of the draft in 2017 with the hope that he’d turn out to be among the best in the league at his position. According to Ravens head coach John Harbaugh, Humphrey is well on his way to making good on that hope. Harbaugh was asked [more]

Marvin Lewis hopeful about A.J. Green return, but he doesn’t practice Wednesday

The Bengals got a couple of defensive players back on the practice field Wednesday, but they’re still missing a key piece of their offensive mix. A.J. Green did not play against the Saints last Sunday because of the toe injury he suffered in Week Eight against the Buccaneers. Green did not need surgery to repair [more]

Bengals get Vontaze Burfict back on the practice field

The worst defense in the NFL got some much-needed reinforcement Wednesday. Via Katherine Terrell of ESPN.com, Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict and cornerback Darqueze Dennard were back on the practice field. Burfict has missed the last two games (on either side of the bye week) with a hip injury, along with missing the first four while [more]

RGIII, Lamar Jackson preparing for possible start this week

On Monday, Ravens coach John Harbaugh said that he’d see how the week goes before making any decision or announcement about whether Joe Flacco will start at quarterback against the Bengals on Sunday. Harbaugh also said that Robert Griffin III and Lamar Jackson would both be possible replacements if Flacco’s hip injury doesn’t permit him [more]

Who will make a play for Le’Veon Bell?

With Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell not playing this year and, in turn, in play to be signed by the highest bidder in March, the question becomes who will the highest bidder be? Key football factors include needing a high-end tailback and having a willingness to let him be a workhorse. Significant cash and cap [more]

Ravens designate Maurice Canady to return from IR

The Ravens designated defensive back Maurice Canady to return from injured reserve Monday. That opens a three-week window for the Ravens to add Canady to their active roster or he will revert back to injured reserve. Canady played in the season opener against Buffalo but injured his thigh. When the Ravens placed Canady on injured [more]

John Harbaugh on Joe Flacco: We’ll see how week goes

Reports last week indicated that Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco might not play against the Bengals in Week 11 and head coach John Harbaugh confirmed that’s the case on Monday. Harbaugh said Flacco hurt his hip early in the Week Nine loss to the Steelers and that he’s currently rehabbing the injury. He said the quarterback [more]

AFC playoff picture: Patriots take a step back

We’re so accustomed to the Patriots having a bye week in the AFC playoffs that it’s a little shocking to look at the standings right now and realize that this year, it might not happen. Although New England is still the overwhelming favorite to win the AFC East, the results of this week’s games show [more]

Report: Joe Flacco undergoing tests to determine severity of injury

Joe Flacco is undergoing tests to determine the severity of his hip injury, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. Flacco injured his hip on the opening series of Sunday’s loss to the Steelers. He played all 61 snaps but spent much of the first half stretching and in obvious discomfort, according to Jeff Zrebiec of [more]

Report: Hip injury could affect Joe Flacco’s post-bye availability

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said early this week that the team would not bench quarterback Joe Flacco over their bye when he was asked about when first-round pick Lamar Jackson would get a chance to start a game. Harbaugh’s answer had to do with a coaching decision rather than an injury issue that forced [more]

AFC playoff picture: Chiefs and Patriots have the lead

As we head into Week 10 of the NFL season, we’re taking our first look at the playoff picture, and the top two teams have separated themselves from the pack. The Chiefs are the top team in the conference, but the Patriots are only a game behind and have the head-to-head tiebreaker. The Chiefs also [more]

Mike Tirico, Curt Menefee to call NFL Network Saturday games in December

NFL Network will air two Saturday games on December 15 and December 22, and now the broadcast teams for those games have been announced. The league-owned network announced today that Curt Menefee, Nate Burleson, Steve Mariucci and Melissa Stark will call the Texans-Jets game in Week 15 and the Washington-Titans game in Week 16, while [more]

Ravens won’t practice this week

The Ravens won’t be changing quarterbacks this week and they’ll also be holding off on practice. The team will hold meetings and do conditioning work on Wednesday, but head coach John Harbaugh said they won’t hold any practice that day or at any other point this week. Harbaugh thinks the players will benefit more from [more]

Hue Jackson would “absolutely” take an assistant job this year

Hue Jackson’s been out of work for a week now, and as he continues his media tour, he’s willing to admit that he’d take another actual job. In a podcast interview with Adam Schefter of ESPN, the former Browns coach said he would be willing to join another team’s staff this year if asked. “Oh [more]

Report: Patriots to sign Albert McClellan

The Patriots are expected to sign veteran linebacker Albert McClellan on Tuesday, Jeff Zrebiec of The Athletic reports. McClellan visited New England on Monday. The Ravens cut McClellan last week but had hopes of re-signing him, according to Zrebiec. McClellan quickly drew interest from other teams and decided to move on. The Ravens re-signed McClellan [more]

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