Baltimore City Police, including K-9 units, were slightly more visible than usual outside M&T Bank Stadium for the Ravens' game against the Jaguars on Sunday in the aftermath of terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday.
As the Ravens (1-6) prepare for Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers (2-5) at M&T Bank Stadium, quarterback Joe Flacco is trying to break from the inconsistent play that has conjured memories of the quarterback's struggles in 2013.
During an illustrious career at Gilman, Penn State offensive lineman Brian Gaia captured three MIAA "A" Conference titles, earned all-state honors three times and was named an All-Metro by The Baltimore Sun twice. But he never had the opportunity to play in the stadium of his favorite team, the Baltimore Ravens. That will change Saturday when Penn State takes on Maryland at M&T Bank Stadium in a Big Ten Conference tilt.
Late in the fourth period, some fans in the upper deck at M&T Bank Stadium were starting to make their way to the parking lot. The Ravens were behind by three points, but there was not much hope for this team. If you lose to the Browns, you're done.
The Washington Redskins say quarterback Robert Griffin III will miss Saturday's preseason game against the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium because of a concussion, reversing an earlier decision to let him play.
Born out of a need to reconnect with their fans after moving training camp from Westminster to the team facility in Owings Mills, Monday¿s yearly open practice at M&T Bank Stadium is a favorite of coach John Harbaugh.
Despite the crowd being the smallest for an international soccer game in Baltimore in recent years, Ravens senior vice-president and director of stadium operations Roy Sommerhof was pleased with the turnout for Saturday's CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals and seems hopeful that the tournament will return to Baltimore in 2017.
American flag shirt, shorts and bandanas replaced the typical purple Joe Flacco and orange Adam Jones jerseys on the streets surrounding M&T Bank Stadium and Camden Yards on Saturday. The vendors with Orioles apparel had a special section filled with United States shirts. American flags were sold on street corners. And soccer balls replaced footballs at the tailgates.
If you're among those who helped keep M&T Bank Stadium full during the Ravens' 5-11 season in 2007 and again during the 11-5 turnaround in 2008, you're part of the reason the team has the fourth-best fans in the NFL.
Now, as fans in the area eagerly await the return of the Gold Cup quarterfinals to Baltimore on July 18, another huge turnout at M&T Bank Stadium is expected, especially with the U.S. team playing in one of the two games.
The Ravens security director accused of groping a team employee at M&T Bank Stadium pleaded not guilty to assault and offense charges in Baltimore City Circuit Court on Thursday and awaits a trial slated to begin in two months.
The Ravens' 20-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns in front of an announced 71,070 at M&T Bank Stadium, combined with the Chargers' 19-7 loss to the Chiefs, sends the Ravens to the playoffs for the sixth time in John Harbaugh's seven seasons.
As the Ravens (9-6) square off with the Cleveland Browns (7-8) in a regular-season finale Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium, here's Baltimore Sun reporter Aaron Wilson¿s checklist of things to keep an eye on:
The 115th Army-Navy football game will be played just 25 miles from the United States Naval Academy on Saturday, so it's probably natural to view the game at M&T Bank Stadium as a home date for the Midshipmen, even though the Army has a very significant presence in and around the Baltimore area.
This year's Army-Navy Classic (presented by USAA) will be Dec. 13 at M&T Bank Stadium, and that was the site of the luncheon Wednesday. But the representation was as one-sided as the football rivalry has been over the past 12 years.