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
Wide receiver Torrey Smith continues to grow in his second season with the Ravens. … The Ravens got fined for not listing free safety Ed Reed on the injury report. … Linebacker Ray Lewis was honored Sunday by the Maryland chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. … Kevin Cowherd says that this weekend’s road game against the Cleveland Browns will be a perfect time for their struggling offense to get back on track.