Alexander Pyles

Writer

Alexander Pyles oversees coverage of the Maryland State House, Baltimore City Hall and elections. He previously was Ravens and NFL editor, and before that was high school sports editor. Before joining The Baltimore Sun in 2013, he was the State House reporter for The (Maryland) Daily Record. Pyles has taught at the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism since 2012.

Recent Articles

  • Steve Smith Sr. nears top 10 in all-time receiving yards

    Steve Smith Sr. nears top 10 in all-time receiving yards

    Wide receiver Steve Smith Sr., playing in perhaps his final NFL season, is padding some potential-Hall-of-Fame statistics this year with the Ravens. Each week, we'll update where the 36-year-old stands on some all-time lists, recap any historic achievements and look at what milestones he might...

  • At 1-6, one analyst ranks Ravens as NFL's worst team

    At 1-6, one analyst ranks Ravens as NFL's worst team

    After yet another loss, some national analysts are almost at a loss for words when it comes to the 1-6 Ravens. And one has them down as the worst team in the NFL. Here's a look at where the Ravens fall in NFL power rankings around the Web. No. 26 (ESPN.com): The only time they allowed more points...