| Sep 14, 2014
| 7:54 AM
For the second time since a graphic video surfaced of former Ravens running back Ray Rice punching Janay Rice in a casino elevator, retired linebacker and ESPN NFL analyst Ray Lewis has commented on the domestic-violence incident.
Rice's $35 million...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Just seven days ago, Baltimore's sports fans, the faithful clad in orange and purple, were brimming with optimism.
The Ravens were set to open what they hoped would be a bounce-back season with star running back Ray Rice due to return at the end of...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Mike Tanner likens the sale of baseball cards, bobbleheads, jerseys and autographed photos to the stock market.
Players' athletic and personal fortunes rise and fall — sometimes precipitously — and so does demand for items bearing their...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 11:17 AM
For most of Ray Lewis’ 17-year NFL career, his face — eyes burning, mouth bellowing exhortations — was the face of the Ravens.
Johnny Unitas’ flinty gaze and stooped shoulders had symbolized pro football for earlier generations...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Citing a breach of its journalistic standards, ESPN on Wednesday suspended columnist and commentator Bill Simmons for three weeks following a profanity-laden podcast in which he called NFL commissioner Roger Goodell a liar.
The decision provoked...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 1:48 PM
A nine-year-old boy drowned on Labor Day, on his first outing to the seashore, his father said.
"The one time he went to the beach..." Brandon Myrick said, unable to finish the sentence.
His son, also called Brandon Myrick, of Lauderdale Lakes, had...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 6:44 AM
The National Football League may be having big troubles these days, but the league really helped "Saturday Night Live" start its 40th season this weekend.
You know the routine: Hand "SNL" a public-relations disaster and watch the show rip the hypocrisy....
| Sep 21, 2014
| 9:10 AM
In his appearance this morning on ESPN's NFL Countdown, former linebacker Ray Lewis defended Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti and general manager Ozzie Newsome, but he added that the organization probably would like a do-over in its handling of the Ray Rice...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 3:25 PM
When fans head through the main entrance at M&T Bank Stadium Sunday for the Ravens’ regular-season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals, they’ll be greeted by a familiar sight.
Ray Lewis starred for 17 seasons with the Ravens. Now he’...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:50 AM
As practice ended and players were headed toward the locker room, Ravens defensive tackle Christo Bilukidi was standing on the sideline. His jersey was drenched with perspiration and sweat poured down his forehead.
He ran a few sprints, and then he...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:21 PM
With an expertly timed delayed blitz late in the first quarter Sunday, Ravens rookie inside linebacker C.J. Mosley shot through a gap in the Indianapolis Colts' offensive line. As quarterback Andrew Luck wound up, Mosley crushed him, popping the...