| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Todd Holden, photojournalist, writer, columnist and former Aegis reporter, reflects on the life of Art Donovan, the Hall of Fame Baltimore Colt player and gifted raconteur, who died Sunday at age 89.
First of all, I never, ever referred him as "Fatso,"...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Over the weekend I went to watch some baseball played by the Howard County Youth Program at Kiwanis-Wallas Park. And I can say that I actually enjoyed the games now even more than in the past since receiving a history and overview of the program from...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:36 AM
For Ravens Pro Bowl outside linebacker, it wasn't the triumphant return to Denver against his old team that he had envisioned.
Months after an attempted contract restructure for the star pass rusher exploded into a bizarre controversy involving a fax...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:19 PM
When my son James was a student at Loyola High School in the 1990s, I was active in the school's Fathers' Club, which was a collection of guys from all walks of life who enjoyed a good time and shared a connection at the Towson school.
One of the club's...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:37 PM
As the crowd filed into the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen to attend Art Donovan’s funeral mass one man lingered on the church steps, a Baltimore Colts jersey on his back and his little dog, Max, at his side.
“I live nearby and came to pay my...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:32 AM
The Ravens reported no serious injuries during their 27-23 preseason victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium.
Strong-side linebacker Elvis Dumervil suffered a slight groin injury and rookie first-round safety Matt Elam...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:39 PM
It was an everyday throw, as touchdowns go — a 12-yard pass in a meaningless game between two hapless teams in a deserted ballpark. Thirty years later, Mike Pagel can't recall the toss he made in the final two minutes of a 20-10 season-ending...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Forty-five years later, Dan Sullivan can still hear his Colts teammate's declaration prior to the 1968 NFL championship game in Cleveland.
"I'm going home Sunday," said running back Tom Matte, who hailed from Cleveland, "so don't you S.O.B's embarrass...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Aug. 23, 1978: In a swap of running backs, the Baltimore Colts send holdout Lydell Mitchell, their career rushing leader, to the San Diego Chargers for oft-injured Joe Washington. In his three seasons here, Washington will gain nearly 4,000 combined...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The National Football League and more than 4,500 retired players, including former Ravens and Baltimore Colts, reached a $765 million settlement Thursday over concussion-related lawsuits.
The settlement comes a week before the NFL kicks off the 2013...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:16 AM
At 7:23 p.m. Thursday, viewers of WBAL-TV and listeners of WBAL radio saw and heard Gerry Sandusky and his Baltimore Ravens broadcast partners Stan White and Qadry Ismail talking about the game against the Atlanta Falcons that was to start in seven...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 6:24 PM
There was no live hitting in the Ravens’ training camp practice at Stevenson University Sunday -- or at least there wasn’t supposed to be -- but cornerback Lardarius Webb didn’t feel like he had another option.
Toward the end of the...