| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Congratulations to all of you out there from a Niners fan out here. Your city deserves it. Your team stopped us in the end, and that's what it's all about. I am very proud of both our teams.
But damn! I saw Johnny Unitas do it to my Giants the...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Is life great or what?
For Baltimore Ravens fans — and we're guessing that this newspaper's readership is pretty much birds of a feather in this regard — the last two weeks have been a delight. To beat the Indianapolis Colts in a home...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:11 PM
Having grown up in Annapolis, Bill Belichick remembers watching quarterback Johnny Unitas, one of the NFL's pioneers of the pass, drive the Baltimore Colts up and down the field with their version of the two-minute drill. At the time, no one did it...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 1:46 PM
While Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has won some people with his play the past two weeks, Joe Namath’s mind had long been made up. He didn’t need to see Flacco out-shine Indianapolis Colts phenom Andrew Luck and outplay Denver Broncos future...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Whether it is wearing the same unwashed jersey, eating the same food or drinking the same beverage, superstitious fans of the Super Bowl-bound Baltimore Ravens feel like they have something to do with the three consecutive playoff victories.
| Jan 24, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Steve Bisciotti was still a minority owner of the Baltimore Ravens when planning began for the team's new training facility in Owings Mills.
After his staff canvassed other National Football League teams about what they liked, or might do differently, in...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Under Armour announced today that the eighth annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic will be held Saturday, July 6 at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium. Eighty-eight of the nation’s top male and female high school seniors will...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Dec. 31, 2000: "Defense wins championships," Michael McCrary crows as the Ravens defeat the visiting Denver Broncos, 21-3, in an AFC wild-card game. McCrary, a defensive end, sacks the quarterback three times while Baltimore allows the Broncos offense,...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Doris Mae Hoey Snyder, an Annapolis resident who performed as the head majorette for the Baltimore Colts Marching Band and later formed the Washington Redskinettes, died Dec. 18 at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center after suffering an aortic...
| Jan 5, 2013
Once upon a time, no one around here would have blinked at Deborah Lawler's order for a sheet cake to serve at her football party — a blue horseshoe design with a "Go Colts" inscription.
"They refused to write it," she said of the employees at...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
When I heard the news that Ray Lewis was retiring at the end of this season, I cried. Ray Lewis has an emotional hold on this community, state, and fan base — and on my family. He has been, for 17 years, a leader, an inspiration, a sign of hope. A...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
There are some people in this town who think that Ray Lewis is washed up ("'My last ride,'" Jan. 3). Some people think he isn't fast enough anymore or that he can't tackle hard enough. These people focus on the fact that his retirement will free up salary...