Last year, the Baltimore Ravens won the Super Bowl and parted ways in the off season through several different means. The team took a different direction instantly.
One of the things the Ravens were convinced they were going to improve upon this year was the running game. Steve Davis asks what everyone is thinking: What running game?
So the Ravens mini-camp is over and they get almost a six-week break before training camp. I never glean that much from OTAs and mini-camp as everyone is running around in shorts and helmets, with no pads.
Three black former NFL head coaches say the league needs to rethink its Rooney Rule for promoting minority hiring after 15 top vacancies — eight head coaching jobs and seven general manager positions — were all filled by white candidates since the regular season ended a month ago.
Jim Caldwell will remain the Baltimore Ravens’ offensive coordinator next season.
When former OC Cam Cameron was let go in December, a lot of us were curious as to the timing of the move. It was late in the season, Cameron had been in Baltimore for almost five seasons and the Ravens were still winning more than they lost.
Jim Caldwell nearly went undefeated as a rookie coach in Indianapolis three years ago and he’s one win away from returning to the Super Bowl as an assistant with Baltimore.
There are real reasons the Ravens have a much better chance to win on Saturday.
The first week of the playoffs for the Ravens has so many storylines it’s truly unreal. It’s a powerful playoff game in the Charm City, that may actually provide too much to digest.
Jim Caldwell spent 10 years doing his best to help Indianapolis win. Now Baltimore’s offensive coordinator, he’s focused on beating the Colts.
Many had written off this team prior to this contest. If they were making the playoffs, it would be a short trip for the injured team. But after embarrassing the defending Super Bowl Champions, the mood has changed for Ravens fans. Baltimore showed that when given the opportunity, they can put up points in bunches. And as the defense get’s healthier, they have the scheme in place to shut an offense down.
Ravens Insider Aaron Wilson joins The Vinny and Rob Show to discuss what went wrong in the Ravens’ 34-17 loss to the Denver Broncos.