| Jan 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The matchup between Notre Dame and Alabama for the college football championship pits two football programs that for decades have yielded legendary figures -- and rich material for books. The Four Horsemen, the Bear, the Gipper, Broadway Joe, Rudy -- each...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 4:27 PM
As Ray Lewis danced onto his home field Sunday to face the Indianapolis Colts in an opening-round playoff game, the great Ravens linebacker hoped he was saying goodbye to Baltimore but not to the NFL. Not quite yet.
After a sloppy start, his teammates...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Johnny Unitas, considered by many to have been the greatest quarterback of all time, will be inducted posthumously into the Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame with six others at the 53rd enshrinement ceremony Nov. 8 at Michael's 8th Avenue in Glen...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 3:41 PM
In Baltimore, even Santa, it seems, is a Ravens fan. And vice versa.
At 60, Bo Fowler can pass for Santa, and the Owings Mills resident has begun dressing in a custom purple Ravens Santa suit and entertaining at players' charitable holiday events....
| Dec 27, 2012
| 1:56 PM
The chant began the instant the Colts' placekicker set foot on the field. From deep within Memorial Stadium, football fans growled his name in near-ritualistic delight.
RAAAOOOOL ... RAAAOOOOL.
Raul Allegre would save the day, they swore.
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Matt Wood cannot understand it when Baltimore fans shrug off Cleveland's bitterness toward the late Art Modell.
"It's bewildering to me when Baltimore fans say, 'Big deal, he moved the team,'" said Wood, who writes for the Cleveland Browns fan web site...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:51 AM
C. Milton Wright's Abby Smucker and Fallston's Marc Badger were named this year's female and male recipients of the annual $5,000 Al Cesky Scholarship at the banquet Wednesday night.
Richlin Ballroom in Edgewood was packed front to back for this year's...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Ever since their season ended, former Towson quarterback Grant Enders and wide receiver Gerrard Sheppard have been honing their timing with a regular series of throwing sessions.
Now, the undrafted free agent rookies are eager to put that rapport to...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:14 AM
University of Richmond safety Cooper Taylor visited the Ravens, according to a source.
Taylor, who played in the East-West Shrine Game, has also visited the Buffalo Bills, Oakland Raiders and the Seattle Seahawks. He appears to be rising on draft...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Craning his neck sideways, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco smiled as he avoided bumping his head on a large menu behind the register at the Dairy Queen in Rosedale.
Instead of delivering touchdown passes, the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player handed out...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 6:29 AM
There's not a lot of traffic early Sunday morning on Interstate 83 and many motorists seem mellow as they head out to church or to shop for groceries.
But all that changes when Greg Hudnet barrels down the highway in his Ravens car — a bright...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Dr. Joshua Breschkin, a retired optometrist whose early work with contact lenses earned him the respect of well-known Baltimore Colts and Orioles players, died of stroke complications Nov. 6 at his Cross Keys home. He was 94.
"He saved my career in pro...