| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:17 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Twelve years ago, Steve Bisciotti arrived for Super Bowl XXXV as a minority owner of the Ravens, content to remain in the background and have fun with his friends.
Bisciotti, his wife, Renee, and his assistant, Pam Lund, arranged for...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 1:55 PM
I’m not trolling for any sympathy, since I got to spend the whole week in New Orleans covering the buildup to the Super Bowl, but it hasn’t been all happy hours and fancy "Hurricane" drinks for this former party animal. The only party I got...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 8:38 AM
For what seems like the 17th or 18th week in a row, the Ravens will be on the cover of Sports Illustrated when it hits newsstands and mailboxes later this week. But this time, the Ravens don’t have to worry about any jinxes.
This week's cover...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 10:17 AM
Is Laurel at the center of the Major League Baseball universe? That may be a stretch, but then again it was also far-fetched at the beginning of the season that the Baltimore Orioles would have a winning record, let alone make the playoffs for the first...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 12:06 PM
The recruiting battle for the Harrison twins that ended with Maryland losing out to Kentucky made me think about Lefty Driesell and some of the tales he has told over the years about going after the likes of Tom McMillen, Moses Malone and Albert King....
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Contemporary pop culture bombards us with images and associations. You'll get a sense of that sensory overload in Rex R. Stevens' exhibit "Spellbound" in Howard Community College's Rouse Company Foundation Gallery.
His photo-derived digital prints are...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:16 AM
To no one's surprise, the Ravens figure prominently in the upcoming covers for Sports Illustrated's Super Bowl editions.
The national cover features Ravens' coach John Harbaugh and 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh face-to-face in full sideline-shouting mode...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:09 PM
On Friday night, the Ravens watched the names of linebackers such as Manti Te’o, Kevin Minter and Jonathan Bostic come off the board. Sensing they might not get one of the players they coveted in the first couple of rounds in the draft, they sent...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The worst flu outbreak in a decade hasn't spared the Ravens or other NFL players during the playoff season.
Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis was recovering from the flu while playing the Denver Broncos last week, while owner Steve Bisciotti couldn't make the...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:23 PM
The Baltimore Ravens proved last week that they could beat not just the Denver Broncos but the Las Vegas oddsmakers who had predicted their defeat. But can they now beat the Sports Illustrated jinx?
The magazine — whose prestigious cover image is...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 12:36 PM
J. Thomas "Gus" Novotny, a retired Howard County entrepreneur who combined his love for golf and trains and turned them into businesses, died March 24 from cancer at his home in Palm Gardens, Fla. He was 75.
The son of a supervisor and a homemaker, John...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:38 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....