| Oct 9, 2012
| 8:57 AM
This feature appears every week on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?
--- Don Banks...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Former Glenelg standout Robby Creese has been named the Big Ten Freshman of the Year for indoor track.
From Mount Airy, Creese anchored the winning distance medley relay at the conference championship meet at Nebraska over the weekend, and he also...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Hines Ward, a longtime nemesis of the Ravens, won’t return to the Pittsburgh Steelers for the 2012 season. The Steelers announced on their website Wednesday that they plan to release the veteran wide receiver.
Ward, who turns 36 next week, caught...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 11:47 AM
In a move that had become little more than a formality, the Ravens announced today that they will use the franchise tag on Ray Rice, a decision that both sides hope will be the precursor to a long-term extension for the Pro Bowl running back.
| Mar 5, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The Houston Texans have reportedly agreed to a contract extension with running back Arian Foster, a deal that will surely be discussed in the ongoing contract negotiations between the Ravens and running back Ray Rice. Both are 25, Pro Bowl players and key...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 12:24 PM
Martha E. "Mossie" Marshall, a registered nurse who in her youth had been an outstanding athlete, died Monday at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium of complications from injuries suffered in a fall.
The longtime Roland Park and Garrison resident was 84....
| Mar 28, 2012
| 10:30 AM
I have glimpsed the future, and it looks frighteningly the same for our woebegone Baltimore Orioles.
The "Baseball Preview" issue of Sports Illustrated has the Birds placing last in the American League East, with 99 losses. It also states that two...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 8:37 AM
World-class track athlete Tatyana McFadden is not a flashy person. Soft-spoken with a thin face, dark brown eyes and a deceptively muscular frame, she is not the type to speak of her accomplishments without some prompting. But when she does talk about her...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Cyrus Jones added yet another honor to his football portfolio Wednesday when the Gilman star was named a first-team RivalsHigh All-American.
Jones, the only player from Maryland selected, was chosen as a utility player.
Here's the blurb from Dallas...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 1:17 PM
NFL referee Tony Corrente's first encounter with Baltimore Ravens Matt Birk and Michael Oher this season floored him, literally.
The Ravens were scuffling with a couple of Pittsburgh Steelers during the season opener on Sept. 11, and Corrente, trying...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:00 AM
As soon as my husband walks through the front door, I usually can tell whether the high school baseball team he helps coach has won a game. A slow shuffle into the kitchen means a loss. A hearty hello means a win. But lately, wins by double digits have...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 10:56 AM
Here's a roundup of what other media outlets are saying about the Orioles:
** Joe Posnanski of Sports on Earth offers his take on Orioles catcher Matt Wieters after his two-homer performance in a win against the Athletics.
It is becoming less and less...