| Dec 23, 2012
| 6:26 PM
What a pleasure it was to get the first team from Fox for the telecast of a Ravens game rather than the second or third crew from CBS as we usually do.
OK, maybe seeing the Ravens bounce back so decisively against the New York Giants, 33-14, has a little...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Here is a roundup of which first-round draft prospects the Ravens are linked to in 2013 NFL mock drafts.
--- ESPN’s Todd McShay had the Ravens taking Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o in his latest mock draft.
“The questions about his...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 7:13 PM
The story sounds almost preposterous — two sons of a lifelong football coach reach the highest level of the profession they inherited from dad and face each other in the biggest game on the planet.
But that's exactly what will happen in two weeks...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 7:47 PM
I didn't plan to write about ESPN's telecast of the Maryland-Duke game. After a day of wrestling with a controversial post on Fox News anointing Dr. Benjamin Carson the new darling of the right on Sean Hannity's smarmy show, I just wanted some sports...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 6:48 AM
Good news for Baltimore Ravens fans who have suffered through second and third string CBS coverage this season: Sunday's AFC championship game against the New England Patriots will get the full Super Bowl treatment, according to the network.
| Dec 3, 2012
| 9:19 AM
The Ravens were finally deemed worthy by CBS Sports of its first-string broadcast team, and what a difference it made in the quality of the telecast -- for one half, anyway.
While the first half was outstanding in terms of production and imagery, the...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 1:26 PM
CBS Super Bowl broadcasters Jim Nantz and Phil Simms say they see a lot more than just Ray Lewis when they look at the Baltimore Ravens.
And come Sunday, the conversation they do have about Lewis in the biggest broadcast booth in popular culture is going...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:42 PM
Tuesday morning on CBS, Oprah Winfrey said that Lance Armstrong "brought it" to the interview she had taped with him the day before.
Now that we've seen the interview Thursday night, we know that isn't exactly true.
Yes, he admitted to doping and...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 11:49 AM
The Baltimore Ravens double-overtime victory over the Denver Broncos Saturday drew the largest TV audience for an AFC divisional playoff in 26 years. That's as far back as CBS records go, the 1987-88 season, according to the network.
| Jan 7, 2013
| 5:01 AM
With a TV event as emotional and epic as the last game in Baltimore for Ray Lewis, it would be a mistake to micro-critique the telecast of the game itself by CBS Sports.
I'll talk about the work of the Ravens' 24-9 win over the Indianapolis Colts by...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 10:14 AM
An average audience of more than one million area viewers watched the last two hours of the Baltimore Ravens double overtime victory over the Denver Broncos Saturday.
The audience peaked at 1.1 million viewers at 8:30 p.m., according to preliminary...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Roman Catholic cardinals went into a virtual news blackout Tuesday as they began to elect a new pope, but that has only heightened interest in what's happening behind the closed doors of their conclave.
"I just had 'smoke cam' on my screen," said...