1. After Ugly Loss, Win to Start Season, Who Are the 2013 Baltimore Ravens?

    The Baltimore Ravens notched their first win of the 2013 season with a 14-6 home defeat of the Cleveland Browns . The ugly win comes on the heels of an even uglier 49-27 loss to the Denver Broncos last week...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 6,116 reads 28 comments

  2. How Can the Baltimore Ravens Fix Joe Flacco, Passing Game vs. Browns?

    The Baltimore Ravens fell to the Denver Broncos in their Week 1 meeting, with Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning outscoring Baltimore's Joe Flacco and his offense, 49-27...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 3,304 reads 20 comments

  3. Steelers, Ben Roethlisberger Are Doomed Without Return of Dominant Running Game

    The Pittsburgh Steelers run game was the worst it has been in a long time in 2012, contributing to the Steelers putting up their worst overall offensive yardage total since 2008...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 5,462 reads 59 comments

  4. What Worked, What Didn't in Cincinnati Bengals Week 1 Loss to Bears

    The Cincinnati Bengals dropped their Week 1 contest to the Chicago Bears , losing 24-21. However, in that loss there were many bright spots for both the offense and defense—however, those were also augmented by ugly moments that led to a loss...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 4,381 reads 32 comments

  5. Loss to Dolphins Proves the Browns Offense Must Run Through Trent Richardson

    In the Cleveland Browns ' Week 1, 23-10 loss to the Miami Dolphins , the team converted just one of its 14 third downs...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 4,792 reads 61 comments

  6. How Much Can Jonathan Dwyer Really Help Depleted Steelers Backfield?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers rushed a mere 15 times for 32 yards in their season-opening, 16-9 loss to the Tennessee Titans ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 26,037 reads 106 comments

  7. What Went Wrong in Pittsburgh Steelers' Week 1 Dud Against Tennessee Titans?

    Forget playing down to a seemingly inferior opponent—the Pittsburgh Steelers were the inferior team in their opening-day 16-9 loss to the Tennessee Titans ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 26,025 reads 208 comments

  8. The Steelers Won't 'Play Down' to Their Opponents, Starting with the Titans

    The Pittsburgh Steelers went 8-8 in 2012 for a number of reasons—a bad running game, a down year for both pass rush and generating turnovers, and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger 's rib and shoulder injury...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 7,794 reads 70 comments

  9. Can the Baltimore Ravens Contend for Another Title Without a Juggernaut Defense?

    The first regular-season game of the 2013 NFL season has come and gone, and the reigning Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens have already fallen, losing to the Denver Broncos , 49-27...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 2,640 reads 22 comments

  10. Offseason Worries Plague Baltimore Ravens in Loss, Will It Continue?

    When the Baltimore Ravens willfully let a number of their defensive veterans, along with wide receiver Anquan Boldin, go after the Super Bowl, it seemed like a monumental task to replace them...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 2,746 reads 49 comments

  11. Are the Baltimore Ravens Primed for a Super Bowl Repeat?

    A 10-6 record and the AFC North title got the Baltimore Ravens to the playoffs last year, and timing, talent and a legendary goal-line stand won them the Super Bowl...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 3,144 reads 9 comments

  12. What to Make of the Pittsburgh Steelers' Tight-End-by-Committee Approach

    While Heath Miller continues to rehabilitate the knee he injured at the end of the 2012 season and Matt Spaeth sits on the injured reserve/recall list until Week 9, the Pittsburgh ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 4,484 reads 10 comments

  13. What We Learned from Cincinnati Bengals 'Hard Knocks' Episode 5

    Tuesday night marked the final episode of HBO's Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals , which means two things: The last preseason game is upon us, and the final round of roster cuts down to 53 players isn't far behind...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 5,834 reads 2 comments

  14. What on Earth Are the Cleveland Browns Doing at the Running Back Position?

    Since announcing their roster cuts last week and on Saturday, the makeup of the Cleveland Browns has changed significantly, particularly at the running back position...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 20,646 reads 42 comments

  15. The Cincinnati Bengals Picked the Perfect Time to Extend Geno Atkins' Contract

    On Monday, the Cincinnati Bengals announced that they have agreed to a five-year, $55 million extension with defensive tackle Geno Atkins ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 10 months ago 9,504 reads 43 comments

  16. Cincinnati Bengals' Preseason Run Game Is Their Newest Dangerous Weapon

    Considering that it's headlined by players like A.J. Green , Tyler Eifert , Jermaine Gresham and Mohamed Sanu , m uch has been made of the Cincinnati Bengals ' passing game...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 5,018 reads 7 comments

  17. Why Aren't the Baltimore Ravens Running the Ball Well in the Preseason?

    With running backs like Ray Rice and Bernard Pierce on the roster and an ongoing struggle to find the right (and healthy) receiving weapons for quarterback Joe Flacco , it would ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 1,314 reads 12 comments

  18. Are the Steelers Making a Mistake Starting Isaac Redman over Jonathan Dwyer?

    With rookie running back Le'Veon Bell sidelined with a foot sprain that could keep him out for at least the first month of the regular season, the Pittsburgh Steelers need to find someone else who can handle the starting job while Bell is out...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 23,152 reads 72 comments

  19. What We Learned from Cincinnati Bengals 'Hard Knocks' Episode 4

    Tuesday night marked the next-to-last episode of this season of HBO's Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals . Training camp is nearly over and the regular NFL season is approaching...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 9,485 reads 1 comments

  20. Cleveland Browns Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    It's Week 4 of the preseason, which means it's the hardest period of time for many in the NFL —cut week. Teams must reduce their rosters to 75 players by 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday and down to their 53-man, regular-season rosters by 6 p...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 34,604 reads 108 comments

  21. Baltimore Ravens Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    With training camps and the preseason winding down, now comes the time for NFL teams to begin to trim their rosters down. They need to be reduced from 90 players to 75 by 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday and then down to 53 men by 6 p...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 21,100 reads 14 comments

  22. Cincinnati Bengals Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    Week 1 in the NFL rapidly approaches, which means teams need to trim their rosters down from the maximum 90 they were allowed for training camp to the 53 men required for the regular season...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 21,468 reads 12 comments

  23. Pittsburgh Steelers Roster 2013: Latest Cuts, Depth Charts and Analysis

    The NFL enters the fourth week of the preseason, which means the regular season rapidly approaches. However, teams need to make a few tweaks to their rosters until that happens...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 52,888 reads 60 comments

  24. The Pendulum Swings Back for the Browns' Starters vs. Colts

    The Cleveland Browns starters came into their Week 3 preseason meeting against the Indianapolis Colts looking sharp in their last two outings...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 5,311 reads 100 comments

  25. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly from the Ravens' Preseason Week 3 Loss

    The Baltimore Ravens were defeated by the Carolina Panthers 34-27 in their third preseason game of the year. Despite the loss, there were many reasons why the Ravens should be pleased with there performance...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 11 months ago 4,767 reads 22 comments