2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
8-9, 3rd in AFC North
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2hJamison Hensley

Ravens tab U-M's Macdonald, 34, to lead defense

In a statement, Ravens coach John Harbaugh touted new defensive coordinator Mike Macdonald as "a Raven through and through" after spending seven seasons in Baltimore before joining the Michigan staff in 2021.

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1dPete Thamel and Jamison Hensley

Sources: Ravens target U-M's Macdonald for DC

The Ravens have targeted Michigan defensive coordinator Mike Macdonald, a former Ravens assistant, to be John Harbaugh's next defensive coordinator, sources told ESPN.

Pete Thamel ESPN 

Can confirm via sources that the Ravens are targeting Michigan DC Mike Macdonald to the the next DC there. A deal is expected to come together by the end of the week. Macdonald isn't on the road recruiting this week for Michigan.

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3dAdam Rittenberg

Ex-Ravens coach Billick joins Edwards' ASU staff

Brian Billick is joining Herm Edwards' staff at Arizona State as an offensive analyst and adviser. Billick has not coached since 2007 when he was head coach of the Ravens.

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6dJamison Hensley

Source: Ravens fire Martindale in surprise move

Don "Wink" Martindale, who had been with the Ravens since 2012 and the defensive coordinator for the past four seasons, has been fired, a source told ESPN.

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8d

Bears' Graham among Salute to Service finalists

Bears tight end Jimmy Graham, Broncos tight end/fullback Andrew Beck, and former Ravens linebacker Jarret Johnson are finalists for the NFL's Salute to Service Award.

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14d

Kupp, Adams among unanimous AP All-Pro picks

Five players, including dynamic pass-catchers Cooper Kupp and Davante Adams, are unanimous choices for the Associated Press 2021 NFL All-Pro Team.

17d

Hour 3: Say It Ain't Joe

Mike Tannanbaum joins the guys to talk about what the Giants should do with Joe Judge. Will he keep his job for next season? Also, Ravens CB Marlon Humphrey joins the show to talk about the National Championship, and the Ravens season. Plus, is Tom Brady the MVP right now?

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18dJamison Hensley

Lamar focused on getting healthy, not new deal

After sitting out the final four games of the season with a bone bruise in his ankle, Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson says his focus is on getting healthy, not working on a new contract with the team.

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

Most PPR fantasy points by a tight end in a single season: 330.9 Rob Gronkowski, 2011 312.8 Travis Kelce, 2020 303.5 Jimmy Graham, 2013 301.1 Mark Andrews, 2021 294.6 Travis Kelce, 2018

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

The Ravens, typically a strong defensive team, totaled only 58 fantasy points from their D/ST. That's their second-fewest in 26 years, ahead of only 1996's (their first year in Baltimore) 56. They had scored 111-plus points in 23 of their first 25 seasons in Baltimore.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Final view of the chaotic AFC wild card picture throughout the early window today.

18d

Roethlisberger, Steelers in playoffs after OT win

— Calm as can be on what could have been his final pass, Ben Roethlisberger was right on target, finding Ray-Ray McCloud over the middle on fourth down to set up Pittsburgh for the winning field goal in overtime.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

ESPN's win probability model disagreed with the Steelers' decision to punt on 4th-and-1 with 43 seconds left with the game tied 13-13. WP go: 53.5% WP punt: 47.8%

Team Stats

Passing Yards233.013th
Rushing Yards145.83rd
Points For22.817th
Points Against23.119th