| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Email rec sports copy to email@example.com by 9 a.m. on Monday. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in the write-up.
The HCYP 11U travel baseball team ended its...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:02 AM
Now that the Ravens have declared tight end Dennis Pitta out for the season with a fractured, dislocated hip, his loss is expected to have a serious long-term impact on the offense.
Pitta was a clutch target who was particularly valuable to...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Ravens running back Ray Rice jutted out his jaw, staring straight ahead as if he was about to stiff-arm a linebacker.
Although Rice spoke calmly when reacting to retired quarterback Donovan McNabb's critical comments of his performance in the playoffs,...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Ravens running back Bernard Pierce made a concerted effort to increase his size, strength and, particularly, his speed following an encouraging rookie season.
The primary backup to Pro Bowl runner Ray Rice has accomplished those goals, according to...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:00 AM
It wasn't long ago that Ravens Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice came under fire from retired quarterback Donovan McNabb.
In his role as an NFL Network analyst, McNabb criticized Rice this summer for fumbling. Rice fumbled twice in an AFC wild-card victory...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:33 PM
As the Ravens built their draft class in April, they did so with the knowledge that several rookies probably would need to contribute immediately.
When the team opens training camp at team headquarters this week — and when it begins the defense...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Fresh off winning the franchise's second Super Bowl title, the Ravens were ranked 19th on Forbes' annual list of the world's most valuable sports franchises.
Owner Steve Bisciotti's team was valued at $1.157 billion and finished 11th among NFL...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Bernard Pierce darted around linebackers all spring, displaying a burst and elusiveness the Ravens' running back hopes to reprise this fall.
"I'm not slow," said Pierce at the conclusion of the Ravens' offseason practices. "I can definitely run."...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:59 AM
The roots of Juan Castillo intersect back to the plains of Texas where he began playing and coaching football.
And small-school ties have shaped the career of the Ravens' run-game coordinator.
Although Castillo, as the Philadelphia Eagles' longtime...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Steve Spagnuolo was traveling earlier this year visiting college football powerhouses Alabama and Ohio State when he came to a realization.
He couldn't envision himself not coaching this season.
Spagnuolo contemplated taking a year off from the NFL...
| Jun 27, 2013
Reports: Gilman's Vincent to play for Penn State
Troy Vincent Jr., a 5-foot-10, 181-pound cornerback from Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference-champion Gilman, has committed to Penn State, according to SB Nation,...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:00 AM
In eager anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the Houston Texans.
The Week 3 matchup between the...