| Jul 26, 2011
| 11:17 PM
The NFL lockout’s over, but the labor dispute (can we really call football players “laborers”?) served as a perfect comedic backstory for the epic, near-cinematic drama of violence and tribal rivalry we know as the NFL season.
| Aug 23, 2011
| 2:30 PM
The great Baltimore earthquake of 2011 has come and gone, and now that we have been allowed back in the building on Calvert Street, I can get back to writing about important things. Like your fantasy football team.
The NFL lockout altered the fantasy...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 11:45 AM
On a night when three former Ravens return to M&T Bank Stadium, the spotlight will fall on four new starters making their home debut for the team.
Wide receiver Lee Evans brings the promise of big plays. All-Pro fullback Vonta Leach and safety Bernard...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 2:07 PM
Local cartoonist Michael Cotter asked the assembled youngsters at the Annapolis area library to name a big story in the news, and 13-year-old Rhaei Brown, who was sporting a Ravens jersey, couldn't utter his answer fast enough.
"The lockout!" the...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 10:15 AM
After the Ravens lost to the Steelers in the AFC Divisional Round in January, the front office and coaching staff have taken every opportunity to let Baltimore know that they have the Steel City in their crosshairs.
It has been more than just words. In...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 8:52 PM
After years of watching the Ravens and the Steelers play a series of violent, important, memorable football games, it's not hard to make the case that this AFC North clash is the best rivalry in sports. Even though it hasn't been around for as long some...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 1:39 PM
With rumors swirling that the Ravens may not follow through on their promise to return to McDaniel, Westminster Economic Development Administrator Stan Ruchlewicz set up a way for Carroll County residents to let their voices be heard.
The NFL season is...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:14 PM
For Towson University's offensive line, the NFL lockout earlier this year was, in the words of senior right tackle Henry Glackin, "a blessing in disguise."
For former Tigers star Jermon Bushrod, now in his fifth season with the New Orleans Saints,...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 12:45 PM
On the days when it seemed like the NFL lockout might never end, former Maryland wide receiver LaQuan Williams would stand at the register of Sherman Williams, where he was holding down a part-time job, and try to block out his frustrations.
| Jul 29, 2011
| 6:10 PM
What stood out from Jimmy Smith's first NFL practice is that it didn't look like it was the cornerback's first NFL practice.
The Ravens' 2011 first-round pick jammed wide receivers at the line of scrimmage. He ripped a pass away over the middle. And he...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 3:12 PM
As the vice president of administration and finance at McDaniel College, Ethan Seidel negotiates a variety of contracts. He learned long ago that no matter how promising things look, there is always reason for a little angst until signatures have been put...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 2:55 PM
The Ravens announced today that they will remain at their facility in Owings Mills for summer training camp, thus ending a long-standing relationship with McDaniel College and making it impossible for most fans to watch them prepare for the season.