Weekly Rewind: Know it all Joe, Smilin’ Sizzle, 5 new Ravens, 52=89, more


Well, it’s official.  The next time teams meet will be for training camp, and the beginning of the new season is more and more real by the day.  With players and coaches gathering to talk to reporters, there is no shortage of stories.  And per usual, the Ravens get to see high quality players compete.

Check out the action from the past week below.

Ravens Columns

Gary Kubiak repeatedly emphasized the importance of his quarterback being two steps ahead in his offense.  Joe Flacco has fit the bill thus far. [READ]

Some years, you hear cringeworthy tales of rookies abusing their privilege.  Lorenzo Taliaferro shattered the perfect game in the first inning, but it has been a strong outing since.  [READ]

Steve Smith Sr. could pick up where Ray Lewis left off in the Superdome thanks to these trademark traits. [READ]

It is always fun to try to unearth the next big cinderella story.  There is reason to believe that Jeremy Butler — who models his game after Anquan Boldin — could be the next to capture fans’ attention. [READ]

Michael Campanaro, seen wearing #6, shows off his sticky hands at Ravens minicamp/OTAs. [WATCH]

Terrell Suggs has been sporting a noticeably brighter smile of late. [READ]

By week’s end, the Ravens signed and waived five players. [READ]

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