After one of the darkest two days in Ravens history, the “Purple and Black” came out and proved on a national stage that despite no matter what a team goes through when the whistle blows all the focus is on the game.
For just the second time in the past 11 regular-season games between Pittsburgh and Baltimore, the outcome was decided by more than a field goal, as the Ravens crushed the Steelers 26-6 last night at home.
Major brand sponsors are watching closely to make sure the National Football League doesn’t fumble the investigation into how its executives handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case.
Music blared from the purple bus, and Baltimore Ravens fan Racquel Bailey stood with drink in hand amid her usual tailgate buddies while making a bold fashion statement: a black, rhinestone-decorated jersey with the white No. 27.
At least four television networks say they plan to stop or minimize airings of video showing Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee and knocking her unconscious, footage that has called into question how the NFL disciplines players involved in domestic violence.
The chairman of CBS Sports says the network is revising its “Thursday Night Football” broadcast because of controversy that arose connected with the Ray Rice video.
The NFL called in a former FBI director to examine how it pursued and handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case as pressure increased for the league to be more transparent about its original investigation.
We hate to disagree with the writer of The Great Gatsby, but indeed there are 2nd acts in American lives & the following Athletes have proven it. They all have fallen to scandal or public ridicule only to rehabilitate their actions & images to carry on their careers & sometimes even better & wiser than before.
Ray Rice’s suburban New York high school has removed his NFL jersey from its wall of fame.
While NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s reaction to the release of the video Monday was quick, organizations such as N.O.W. (National Organization of Women) is wondering why Goodell hasn’t responded to other situations as quickly.
Wally Williams joined Ed and Steve to talk about the Ray Rice situation and the Ravens game tonight against the Steelers.
Who’s telling the truth? A report that an NFL executive had the video for more than five months casts doubt on the commissioner’s story that he only saw it Monday.