After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans

NEW YORK (AP) — Acknowledging he ”didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second. In a letter sent to all 32Continue reading “After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans”

Ed Reed signs with the Houston Texans

The World Champion Baltimore Ravens will defend their title without another one of their defensive stalwarts. Ed Reed has agreed to terms with the Houston Texans. What the agreement is has been undisclosed for the moment, however it was thought to be similiar to the deal he played under last season with the Ravens whoContinue reading “Ed Reed signs with the Houston Texans”

Ravens and Flacco agree: Show Joe the Money

There may have been doubt in everyone else mind that this was going to get done before the Ravens would have to franchise him, but in Joe Flacco’s mind there was no doubt.”The real risk is that I could get hurt,” he said. ”I always kind of had faith that we were going to getContinue reading “Ravens and Flacco agree: Show Joe the Money”

Small thoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants – Alex Rodriquez and Ryan Braun I don’t know what’s worse the lies or the fact we care so much as to who does steroids and who don’t. Yet both ARod and Ryan Braun play us for fools. Braun got away with the steroids the last time due to a technicality, and didn’t learnContinue reading “Small thoughts: Rants and Raves”

Harbaughs, Ravens and 49ers clash in historic Super Bowl

Two brothers have won Super bowls in back to back years, (Peyton and Eli Manning) but this will be the first time that brothers will be coaching against each other in the Super Bowl. It’s a built in story line that you can’t make up.You know the Harbaugh family will fielding questions almost right upContinue reading “Harbaughs, Ravens and 49ers clash in historic Super Bowl”

NFL Playoffs 4 left standing …

  12 invitations were sent out to the NFL annual playoff ball 12 showed up and 8 were dismissed. Now we are down to the final four. Three of the four were here at this point last season, (49ers, Patriots and the Ravens) only the Atlanta Falcons weren’t in the mix at this point lastContinue reading “NFL Playoffs 4 left standing …”

Ray Lewis retiring after the Ravens playoff run

 After sitting out most of the 2012 NFL season  who had suffered a torn triceps on Oct. 14 against the Cowboys, Ray Lewis is calling it a career after 17 years in the NFL all of them with the Baltimore Ravens. Love him or hate him but  you never ignore him. Ray Lewis was presence onContinue reading “Ray Lewis retiring after the Ravens playoff run”