| Aug 19, 2011
| 12:00 PM
We’re eight days removed from the Ravens’ first preseason game, a sloppy 13-6 loss to the Eagles. The Ravens immediately addressed one issue the following day with the trade for wide receiver Lee Evans, but plenty of questions still remain...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 3:00 PM
A lack of big plays in 2010 prompted the Ravens to overhaul their passing attack (again) this offseason. They cut ties with veterans Derrick Mason, Todd Heap and T.J. Houshmandazeh; brought in speedy veteran wide receiver Lee Evans; drafted a pair of...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 2:30 PM
The great Baltimore earthquake of 2011 has come and gone, and now that we have been allowed back in the building on Calvert Street, I can get back to writing about important things. Like your fantasy football team.
The NFL lockout altered the fantasy...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 10:30 AM
Baltimore is blessed with a bunch of talented sports bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. I often link up to these local writers in my morning Coffee Companion posts, but instead of just exchanging anti-social links with them,...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 6:51 PM
Wide receiver Lee Evans
The Ravens have been begging for a play-making receiver, and Evans finally answered their prayers. He beat Washington's DeAngelo Hall on a go-pattern — though not by much — for a nice 35-yard touchdown pass in the...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 5:06 PM
Like just another random flock of tech-obsessed gamers, the Steelers will spend Sunday playing Angry Birds, but their hyper-specialized version promises to be a lot more painful.
We presume a high level of anger whenever the Baltimore Ravens and the...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The Ravens face a major uphill battle Sunday against the Steelers, one I'm not sure they can overcome. In previous games the last couple of years, you could make an argument for either team winning. But on Sunday, the Ravens have a lot of new faces. They'...
| Sep 11, 2011
Have the Eagles assembled the "Dream Team," or is this another fantasy football roster built to disappoint?
That's just one of the pressing questions heading into this NFL season.
A few of the others:
Did the lockout truly favor those teams with an...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:27 AM
Here's a look at recent media coverage of the Ravens' 35-7 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 1:
• SI.com's Don Banks talks about the Ravens' "complete and unexpected domination" against the Steelers.
"That's the hurdle we've got to...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Photo by Beth Black
At 13, David Le Batard began drawing at a drafting table in his bedroom while listening to old Cajun and folk music and artists as disparate as Van Morrison and 2 Live Crew on a yellow Sony cassette player. “I’d been...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 6:52 PM
The local outposts of this five-state chain serve wine, liquor and 75 kinds of beer, as well as steaks, seafood, burgers and sandwiches.
Specials: Every Ale House location will host a party that starts at 5 p.m. and runs until “the last...