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  • The Baltimore Sun
Past:
  • Los Angeles Times
  • CapitalGazette.com

Recent articles by Mike:

How should Ravens QB Lamar Jackson handle his newfound popularity? One NFL agent has some advice.

During this NFL offseason, it’s not a question of who wants Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, but who doesn’t? → Read More

No. 11 Loyola Maryland men’s lacrosse surges past winless Towson, 15-6, for third straight victory

The No. 11 Loyola Maryland men’s lacrosse team scored six goals during an 11-minute stretch to defeat winless Towson, 15-6, on Wednesday night at the Ridley Athletic Complex. → Read More

Mike Preston’s final report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ 2019 season

Before we move into the offseason, The Baltimore Sun gives out final grades at each position for the Ravens' 2019 season. → Read More

You can blame the coaches, the players and the decision-making. The Ravens just had a bad game.

In the days since the train wreck, there has been a lot of blame, most of it directed at coach John Harbaugh and his staff. But there is more to the Ravens’ defeat than just coaching errors. → Read More

Preston: The Titans pushed the Ravens around and beat them at their own game

A one-dimensional offense pushed and punched the Ravens around. That’s what the Ravens have done to a lot of other teams this season. → Read More

Mike Preston’s report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ divisional-round loss to Titans

Mike Preston hands out grades after the Ravens' divisional-round loss Saturday night to the Tennessee Titans. → Read More

Preston: Home-field advantage bodes well for Ravens’ Super Bowl run

The Ravens breathed a sigh of relief Sunday after clinching home-field advantage in the playoffs with a 31-15 win against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium. → Read More

Mike Preston’s report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ 31-15 win over Browns

Here's how the Ravens graded out at each position after Sunday's 31-15 win over the Browns. → Read More

Preston’s preview: Key matchup, what’s at stake in Sunday’s Ravens-Browns game in Week 16

Ding, Ding. Round 2 is about to begin between the Ravens' Marlon Humphrey and the Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. → Read More

Mike Preston’s report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ 42-21 win over Jets

Mike Preston’s report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ win over Jets → Read More

Preston: Ravens have their share of weaknesses, but no team in the AFC is more balanced

The Ravens don’t have glaring, overwhelming problems that hurt them consistently every week. That's why their favorites to win the AFC. → Read More

Preston: Even when they’re not at their best, these Ravens still find a way to win

The Ravens didn’t bring their "A" game and still beat an up-and-coming team. It was close, but the Ravens were due for an emotional letdown. → Read More

Mike Preston’s report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ 24-17 win over Bills

Here's how the Ravens graded out at each position in Sunday's 24-17 win over the Buffalo Bills. → Read More

Preston: With Lamar Jackson at the helm, there’s nothing the Ravens can’t do

Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson isn’t a one-man team, but he’s the closest thing there is to one in the NFL. → Read More

Preston: Ravens have become a complete team, and the rest of the NFL might not be able to keep up

At this point, there are only a few teams that can match the Ravens’ physicality. Through 11 weeks, they've shown that they are as good and as complete as any team in the NFL. → Read More

Mike Preston’s report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ 41-7 win over Texans

Here's how the Ravens graded out at each position after Sunday's 41-7 win over the Houston Texans. → Read More

Preston: Defensive tackle Michael Pierce’s injury reveals a major Ravens weakness

Without Michael Pierce and Brandon Williams playing full-time in the middle of the defensive line, the Ravens’ front seven is average. That could be crucial in the final months of the season. → Read More

Preston: Other NFL teams can try, but Ravens QB Lamar Jackson is too rare to be duplicated

NFL analysts and commentators have said that Jackson is the new breed of quarterback and that other teams will try to copy his style in a league that has gone pass-happy. That’s not going to happen. → Read More

Mike Preston’s midseason report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ 6-2 start

The Ravens find themselves in a new position heading into the second half of the season — as serious contenders. → Read More

Mike Preston’s report card: Position-by-position grades for Ravens’ 37-20 win over Patriots

Here's how the Ravens graded out at each position after a 37-20 win over the New England Patriots on Sunday night. → Read More