| Apr 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
During an hour-long interview with The Baltimore Sun early Friday morning, former Ravens linebacker and special-teams ace Brendon Ayanbadejo emphasized that he doesn't believe he was cut from the Super Bowl champions' roster because of his strong advocacy...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 4:00 AM
"Now is the time..." -- Martin Luther King, Aug. 28, 1963
Brendon Ayanbadejo is wrong.
It is painful to say that. Mr. Ayanbadejo's heart is in a good place, and the advice he gave recently on MSNBC's "The Ed Show" was practical and well intentioned....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:34 PM
It's been one surreal moment after another for Ravens Pro Bowl return specialist Jacoby Jones.
Once an obscure player at tiny Lane College, Jones is now a Super Bowl champion who's on the cover of Sports Illustrated this week.
"It's fun," Jones said...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:09 AM
The Super Bowl was a classic game for Ravens veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin, a continuation of his historic postseason.
Boldin caught six passes for 104 yards, including a 13-yard touchdown catch, during a 34-31 win over the San Francisco 49ers...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Ravens Pro Bowl return specialist and Super Bowl standout Jacoby Jones held court early Friday morning on the Jimmy Kimmel Show.
Jones wore a Ravens bandanna around his forehead and dark sunglasses. Jones said he busted blood vessels in his eyes during...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Gay characters coming out in prime time is nothing new.
In fact, “Coming-out narratives are cliches,” according to Ron Becker, author of “Gay TV and Straight America” (Rutgers University Press, 2006).
“They were big in...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:00 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....
| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo said he plans to reach out to San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver in hopes of starting a positive discussion, following Culliver's anti-gay comments earlier this week.
Ayanbadejo has been vocal in his...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 10:27 PM
Ravens veteran free safety Ed Reed has never embraced a conventional approach.
So the Louisiana native wasn't keen on the idea of retiring after a Super Bowl victory in front of his family and friends.
Following the Ravens' 34-31 victory over the...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 8:21 PM
As the fourth quarter started Sunday at FedEx Field, with the Washington Redskins' offense and the third quarterback of the Mike Shanahan era struggling mightily, the burgundy-and-gold-clad crowd started to boo, and one fan in earshot of the press box...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:26 PM
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NFL Team Report - Atlanta Falcons - INSIDE SLANT
With the Atlanta Falcons' youth movement in full swing, veterans are being asked to accept lesser roles over the final two games.
The plan is to get evaluations on some of their...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:24 AM
Part 2 : continues....
NFL Note - Carolina Panthers Olsen, Greg
TE Greg Olsen, who has been dealing with a foot injury since midseason, did not practice Wednesday. He is not expected to miss the Saints...