| Dec 19, 2012
| 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....
| Mar 2, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Don't look for a $3,000 suit or slicked-back hair. Don't expect to hear empty flattery or bragging about an extensive list of superstar clients. None of that is Joe Linta.
"If you met him and he told you he was a sports agent, you wouldn't believe him,"...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Two guns and cash were stolen in a weekend burglary at the Reisterstown home of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, Baltimore County police confirmed.
Police said surveillance video showed that a man entered through a rear window at Rice's home in...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher shot his girlfriend -- the mother of his 3-month old daughter -- multiple times Saturday morning, drove about five miles from their home to the team's practice facility near Arrowhead Stadium and killed...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Tattoos adorn the torso and arms of Ravens reserve cornerback Chris Johnson, covering his body in a mosaic of smiling faces and names.
It's Johnson's way of paying tribute to his family, of ensuring that those loved ones remain close to his heart.
| Dec 1, 2012
| 1:06 PM
The news that Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher had died in a murder-suicide hit Ravens defensive lineman Arthur Jones particularly hard.
Belcher was a childhood friend and former wrestling teammate of Jones, who grew up in upstate New York....
| Dec 28, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Ravens Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice was voted the team Most Valuable Player and defensive lineman Arthur Jones won the Good Guy award for cooperation with reporters in the annual balloting from local media who regularly cover the team.
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:55 PM
The weekend murder-suicide involving Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and his 22-year-old girlfriend, Kasandra Perkins, is a grim reminder of the toll in lives domestic violence takes, how common such tragedies are even among highly...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 6:45 AM
When I heard about the deadly incident of domestic violence involving the Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, my first thought was what a tragedy ("Kansas City Chiefs player Jovan Belcher kills girlfriend, himself," Dec. 1).
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius is currently standing trial in South Africa after being accused of killing his girlfriend, 29-year-old model Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentine's Day in 2013. His lawyers have said the shooting was a tragic...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:42 PM
An unidentified man was killed in an apparent struggle in the parking lot of Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., during an NFL game Sunday, police said.
Two suspects were arrested and a homicide investigation was underway, according to Kansas City...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:12 AM
The NHL suspended Boston Bruins forward Shawn Thornton for 15 games without pay for punching and injuring unsuspecting Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik in a Dec. 7 game. Orpik hasn’t played since.
“It says volumes about getting...