| Jan 2, 2013
| 6:53 PM
The news of Ravens legendary middle linebacker Ray Lewis' upcoming retirement triggered plenty of strong reactions around the league.
Respect, homage and sadness were all expressed upon learning that the defensive icon will walk away from the game...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:03 AM
Retired Ravens offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden and the late former majority owner Art Modell have made the cut and are now among 27 semifinalists for consideration for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2013.
Ogden joins the following five first-year...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:29 AM
The Ravens' defense won't have to worry about being haunted Sunday by elusive Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, one of the best improvisational players in the league.
Instead, they'll try to exploit the emergency presence of struggling...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:00 AM
• It's unanimous -- All of ESPN's NFL "experts" pick the Ravens to beat the Texans.
• All four analysts on ESPN Sunday NFL Countdown also think the Ravens will win.
• The Madden 12 simulation on ESPN.com predicts a three-point victory for...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Saturday, six men were elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame: defensive linemen Chris Doleman and Cortez Kennedy, offensive tackle Willie Roaf, center Dermontti Dawson, running back Curtis Martin, and cornerback Jack Butler. Meanwhile, former coach...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 5:14 PM
It might have been trash-talking, but Jamal Lewis made good on his promise. The young Baltimore Raven broke the single-day rushing record by running for 295 yards in the 2003 home opener at the stadium newly rechristened for the company that had bought...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 6:30 AM
From the Z on TV blog:
Watching NBC's coverage of two terrific Wild Card games Saturday, I was deeply impressed by the way the network raised its coverage game to match the on-field intensity of the playoffs.
Not so with CBS Sports and its coverage of...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 6:52 AM
The NFL Network's Warren Sapp just said this morning that he exchanged text messsage with Ray Lewis, and the Ravens linebacker said that he will not play this afternoon against the Cincinnati Bengals at M&T Bank Stadium.
Lewis hasn't practiced all week...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Aug 2, 2012
| 5:30 PM
With Michael Phelps’ script calling for him to exit pool left after these Games, every day brings another last — of a particular race, for example, or a final matchup against a worthy rival. But even after four Olympics, Phelps is finding...
| Nov 26, 2008
| 4:22 AM
After two hours of former contestants' dances, some kind of roast that wasn't very funny, Miley Cyrus and the last performances by the finalists (three redos of dances from the season), the competition went down exactly how I predicted: Brooke......
| Apr 14, 2009
| 4:22 AM
There is some wardrobe madness going on on tonight's Dancing With the Stars -- even more than usual -- for performances of the rumba and the jive.Ty Murray and Chelsie Hightower are first, and they've been assigned the jive. During......