| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:36 AM
As the Orioles and Ravens try to work out a scheduling conflict that has put in jeopardy the NFL’s hopes of opening up the regular season on Thursday, Sept. 5 at M&T Bank Stadium, the relationship between the two downtown neighbors has again come...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Brian Billick was coach of the Ravens the last time the team had a chance to repeat as Super Bowl champions, so I was interested to hear his thoughts on what the Ravens are doing the second time around.
In 2001, a season after they beat the New York...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:43 PM
When the Ravens made Ray Lewis their second-ever draft pick, they knew they were getting a highly productive player from the talent-rich University of Miami. What they could not have known was that Lewis would become perhaps the greatest middle linebacker...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Feb. 22, 2003: Matching its most one-sided Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball win in history, defending NCAA champion Maryland wallops North Carolina, 96-56, before nearly 18,000 at Comcast Center. "If you beat anybody by 40, you're happy," says...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Only once in Ravens team history have the Super Bowl champions not ultimately signed their franchise player to a long-term contract.
That happened following the 1998 season when offensive lineman Wally Williams joined the New Orleans Saints on a five-...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Standing in front of his players in the team auditorium on Halloween morning, Ravens coach John Harbaugh was convinced he had the right response for an embarrassing 43-13 loss to the Houston Texans. On the Ravens' first day back from a bye week, he told...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 4:09 PM
The comparisons are inevitable because there has been only one other Super Bowl winning season in the Ravens' 17-year history in Baltimore.
Both the 2000 and 2012 teams will have their special place, but no championship season will ever compare to the...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:27 AM
To hear Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti tell it, he learned very early that it probably wasn’t wise for him to meddle in most player personnel decisions.
As the Ravens prepared to make the 24th overall selection in the 2002 Draft, it became clear...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:33 PM
After nine tantalizing seasons, Steve Bisciotti finally stood exactly where he wanted to be, encircled by jubilant Ravens players and cradling the hollow silver football that said his team was on its way to the Super Bowl.
Bisciotti had just accepted the...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:36 PM
I cannot remember watching a football telecast and learning less than I did from the CBS crew Sunday in the Baltimore Ravens 25-15 win over the Cleveland Browns.
And the reason for that is simple: Rich Gannon is almost as lazy in his commitment to...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Sept. 18, 2005: The Ravens rush for 14 total yards — a franchise low — and quarterback Anthony Wright is sacked six times in Baltimore's 25-10 loss to the Tennessee Titans. "There's no explaining it," coach Brian Billick says of his 0-2 team's...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 5:55 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....