Thursday, January 31, 2013
Here's some of what's on the docket this weekend.
Want to see what else is happening in your community. It's quick, free and easy. Just click Events at the top of this page. You can even add your own. Friday Reel Big Fish performs at Rams Head Live. Baltimore Restaurant Week continues through the weekend. Saturday A live tour based on "Yo Gabba Gabba!" hosts two shows at the Lyric. Sunday So there's this tiny little football game happening Sunday. It's called the Super Bowl. And there's this team playing as the AFC champion—stop me if my spelling's off—called the Baltimore Ravens. You may have heard of them. The Ravens take the field against the San Francisco 49ers. It's the first brother vs. brother coaching matchup in the Super Bowl's history (Ravens' John vs. San Francisco's Jim …
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Despite playing in New England, fans came in big numbers to watch Ravens earn the franchise's second Super Bowl trip. The head coach and players noticed.
John Harbaugh smiled plenty throughout Monday's news conference. Considering his team is headed to the Super Bowl a week from Sunday, that's no surprise. But the Ravens coach really beamed when the conversation turned to Baltimore's fans. Harbaugh and his team were both delighted at the large number of Baltimore fans that went up to New England and watched the Ravens beat the Patriots, 28-13, in last Sunday's AFC title game. "We might have had one-eighth of the crowd, which is really a high number for a visiting AFC Championship game. That speaks so much about our fans," Harbaugh said when talking to the media Monday in Owings Mills. "For all of those people to make that trip up there at this time of year to support their Ravens is just—…
Monday, January 21, 2013
Use Instagram to share photos of you in a jersey, your pets in purple, what you're cooking today or scenes from watching the game.
We want to see what you're up to for today's Ravens game, so why not tag your Instagram photos so they appear on Patch? Patch sites throughout the Baltimore Ravens market will host this article, which pulls all Instagram images tagged with #PatchRavens into this nifty photo grid. Simple: use the hashtag with you post images of your dressed up pets, your living room full of purple-clad friends, your gameday recipe or whatever else Ravens-related you're putting on Instagram today. You can also post your photos right on Patch by clicking the "Pics & Clips" tab at the top of the page. Why not write about the Ravens on Patch? Share your gameday recipe, post stories of your favorite player or offer your thoughts on the game right here.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
After 17 seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, the middle linebacker is hanging up his cleats after the team's postseason run.
Here is some of the online reaction after Baltimore Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis announced Wednesday that he will retire at the end of the team's postseason run. Check out Patch photos of Lewis in the community.
Sunday, January 15, 2012
A look at a few key statistics heading into Sunday's AFC divisional round playoff game.
The Ravens face the Houston Texans at 1 p.m. Sunday in the first playoff game in Baltimore since 2007. In week five, the Ravens beat the Texans 29-14. Last season, the teams got into a shootout in Houston and the Ravens ultimately gutted out a 34-28 overtime win. The Ravens have never lost to the Texans in four previous games dating back to December 2002, winning by an average of just under 10 points. Here are how a few prominent Ravens players have fared against Houston in the past: Joe Flacco, quarterback Averaged 241.7 average passing yards per game with four touchdowns, one interception, and a 64 percent completion percentage in three games. Ray Rice, running back Averaged 57.3 rushing yards, 42.7 receiving yards per game with no …