| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Germany's 7-1 trouncing of host country Brazil in the 2014 FIFA World Cup semifinals Tuesday registered as the most-discussed sporting game ever on Twitter, with 35.6 million tweets posted worldwide during the match, and generated record activity on...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Retired former Ravens center Matt Birk is staying involved with the NFL.
The six-time Pro Bowl center and former Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year was named the league's director of football development today.
Birk spent this past year working as an...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Unlike last year, when nine of the 13 oldest players on the roster of the Super Bowl XLVII champions left the organization either via retirement, release, trade or free agency, there was no significant Ravens’ youth movement this offseason. ...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:40 AM
A year ago, veteran guard Marshal Yanda was dealing with scar tissue and a grueling rehabilitation after undergoing rotator cuff surgery five days after the Ravens' Super Bowl XLVII victory over the San Francisco 49ers.
Now, the Ravens' three-time Pro...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
At the end of their Super Bowl XLVII-winning season, the Ravens were feeling pretty good about their 2012 draft class.
Their first pick, strong-side linebacker Courtney Upshaw, who was taken early in the second round, played in all 16 games and...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 9:13 AM
CLERMONT — As Ashour Peera sat in the dark next to his wife and son, his thoughts never strayed far from the animation on screen and the box of Sour Patch Kids in his hand.
He forgot the eerie anticipation that had filled their black Chrysler...
| Jun 17, 2014
The Natural Resources Defense Council's Frances Beinecke finds it so difficult to defend the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's claim that its new carbon dioxide regulations will save consumers money and their jobs that she prefers to criticize the...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:13 PM
The Ravens contacted Haloti Ngata's representatives earlier this offseason to begin contract extension talks that the team hoped would allow the 30-year-old defensive lineman to finish his career in Baltimore.
Those talks, aimed at reducing Ngata's...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco will spend the next month working out and keeping his right arm in shape through regular throwing sessions with friends, teammates and anybody else capable of catching a tight spiral.
He said the downtime before training...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Kelechi Osemele had just practiced for two hours under the hot afternoon sun and then retreated to the weight room for an extended workout after the Ravens' organized team activities were over on Wednesday.
Sweat streamed down his forehead and his...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 10:44 AM
San Francisco signed quarterback Colin Kaepernick to a six-year, $110 million contract extension with a record $62 million guaranteed on Wednesday, which inevitably brought up comparisons to the contract signed last March by the quarterback who bested...