wjz-13 all-news-99-1-wnew 1057-the-fan 1300logo2_67x35

Ravens

Harbaugh Backtracks On Radio Comments About New England

View Comments
Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images

Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images

Baltimore Ravens

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh has backtracked on radio comments he made earlier Tuesday.

Harbaugh told a local station that New England’s championships “got asterisks now; it’s been stained” while referring to the Spygate scandal of 2007.

The Ravens soon after sent out a statement from Harbaugh to clarify what he said, claiming there was “some distortion.”
Harbaugh says in his statement that his “reference was to the perception out there that came as the result of the league’s
actions.” He said he could have been clearer and that “I totally believe that the Patriot and Saint coaches and players earned those championships. Bill (Belichick) and Sean (Payton) both know that.”

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus