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Alexander Pyles


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

  • Loss of Steve Smith Sr. hurts Ravens in national power rankings

    Loss of Steve Smith Sr. hurts Ravens in national power rankings

    Are the Ravens contenders again now that they earned a win? Not quite, according to national power rankings. Most seem to agree that, while the win kept the Ravens alive one more week, the likely loss of Steve Smith Sr. for a few games will be a killer. Sports Illustrated: 20 The Ravens' Thursday...

  • Staff picks for Ravens-Browns

    Staff picks for Ravens-Browns

    Baltimore Sun staff predict the result of the Ravens' game against the Cleveland Browns Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium. Click the pictures above for the Ravens-Browns picks and scroll down for the rest of Week 5 (picks are in bold). Using our football app? Tap here for the content. Jennifer Badie (39-24)...