Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday. That way he’ll have an excuse to do the same to start his workday, too.
RUNNING IT BACK
Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis is out for the season with a torn triceps, but Mike Preston doesn’t think that the future Hall of Famer is going to end his career like this. … The Ravens also learned Monday that cornerback Lardarius Webb is officially out for the season, too, with a torn ACL. … Players like Dannell Ellerbe and Jimmy Smith must step up in their absence. … The news was a bit better regarding defensive tackle Haloti Ngata, who has a minor knee injury. … The Ravens plan to take a cautious approach with linebacker Terrell Suggs.