| Aug 2, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Maybe the best way to cut through all the spin and counterspin on the Olympics is this:
Last week, NBC was saying it would lose money on the Olympics.
Yesterday, it said it might break even.
Today, the network is saying it could turn a profit on the...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 10:03 PM
What was an opportunity to show a national television audience that they are one of the league's elite teams, and to match their best start since their 2000 Super Bowl season, turned into a nightmare for the Ravens on Monday.
Instead of a statement...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Patricia Modell, a successful TV and film actress in the 1950s and '60s who became a well-known philanthropist in Baltimore with her husband, former Ravens owner Arthur Modell, died Wednesday at the age of 80.
Mrs. Modell was admitted two weeks ago to...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Lance Berkman swung, smashing the 90 mph fastball up the middle "about as hard as I could hit it."
As Berkman dashed from the batter's box in the first inning of that Houston Astros-Pittsburgh Pirates game April 24, 2010, the baseball hurtled back toward...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 10:54 AM
Here are national media predictions for Sunday's Ravens-Broncos matchup:
• SI.com's Peter King believes the Ravens defense will overcome Denver's league-leading passing offense.
Ravens 30, Broncos 23: Great test for the NFL's passing-yards leader,...
| Jun 29, 2011
Still better than most
Los Angeles Times
There aren't many athletes who could overcome a devastating knee injury this late in a career and come back to make a contribution. Then again, Terrell Owens is a physical freak who has defied long...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 10:45 AM
UPDATE: Check out a photo gallery of images from Joe Flacco's wedding here. The photos can also be found on the website of photographer Jason Prezant, but the site has been inaccessible due to the high interest in the Flacco pictures.
| May 11, 2011
| 7:30 AM
In March, Chad Ochocinco was unsuccessful in his attempt to make it in the MLS. For his next stunt, the outspoken Bengals wide receiver -- at least for now -- will attempt to ride a raging bull this weekend at a Professional Bull Riders event in Duluth,...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Matt Wieters made his first All-Star Game appearance on Tuesday night, grounding out in his only at-bat and letting a pitch squeak by him for a passed ball. Hopefully it didn't take the luster off a well-deserved spot in the Midsummer Classic. Wieters...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:21 PM
An estimated 22.1 million viewers, the fourth largest audience of the TV year for NBC football coverage, tuned in Sunday night to see the Ravens dramatic last second victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
That's a huge audience -- as huge as that of...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 9:05 AM
Greg Gumbel and Dan Dierdorf are not my favorite announcers – far from it. But give them and their producers credit Sunday: While it wasn’t their main story line, they did include in their opening remarks Sunday a description the Baltimore...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Michael Kenneth Williams is feeling lucky these days.
The 44-year-old performer known to fans of HBO's "The Wire" as fearless stickup man Omar Little says there is nothing he's wanted more since the Baltimore-based drama ended than to "just...