Found March 19, 2013 on
The Ravens are the most recent Super Bowl champions and a lot of their fans and NFL journalists are complaining and reporting that they might not play their first regular season game at home next year. Well you know what, stop complaining.
I understand that Baltimore wants to play its first game at home because it won the Super Bowl, but why does it really matter? Granted, the NHL and the NBA’s most recent champions did play their first games of the current regular season at home, but why is that necessary if you won the most recent championship?
The last MLB team to play its first game of the regular season at home after it won the World Series was Philadelphia back in 2009. Since then, the Yankees (2009 champions), Giants (2010 and 2012 champions), and Cardinals (2011 champions) have all played the first game of the following regular season on the road. Did they complained about it as much as the Ravens fans have this year? N.
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Season 16 of DWTS (Dancing with the Stars) premiered last night with our very own Baltimore Ravens stud Jacoby Jones on the roster of dancers. After a grueling two hours of lackluster to decent performances by other celebrities, the man of the hour finally appeared on the dance-floor with his partner, Karina Smirnoff. Both took [...]
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Jacoby Jones made his debut on Dancing With the Stars last night, and he wasted no time busting out his former teammate Ray Lewis’ famous ‘squirrel dance.’
Jones’ dance partner Karina Smirnoff told him that she definitely wanted to implement the dance into their routine.
“Oh yeah, we’re totally putting that in,” Smirnoff told the Ravens wide receiver and returner.
Safety Ed Reed remains unsigned, and it appears his decision
on where to play next season and beyond has come down to two teams, the
Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans.
The Ravens are reportedly still in play for Reed. However,
their real interest in re-signing the veteran is unknown, as is their ability
to fit him into their already tight budget. Baltimore has had to watch several...
The last time we saw Ravens receiver Jacoby Jones he was strutting his way to the end zone on a 108-yard kickoff return as Baltimore captured Super Bowl XLVII over San Francisco.
Monday, Jones returned to primetime television, showing off different sorts of moves. Jones is among the latest athletes to participate on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, as he and partner Katrina Smirnoff perfo...
As Baltimore Ravens fans anxiously await the news of their future Hall of Fame safety Ed Reed signing with another team, the fans can at least be a little bit optimistic that a potential return to Baltimore is still in the cards.
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Win a Super Bowl, get rewarded in the draft.
That's what happened to the Baltimore Ravens, who on Monday were awarded four compensatory picks in April's draft.
The Atlanta Falcons also got four selections for free agents they lost in 2012.
San Francisco, which lost 34-31 to Baltimore for the NFL title, will get three picks, as will Tennessee.
Compensatory selections have...