Neither David Wilson nor Ray Rice got off to the flying start they wanted last week. The Broncos absolutely flattened the defending Super Bowl champs by a score of 49-27, while the Cowboys edged passed the Giants 36-31 in the opening week of the season.
Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos waited eight long months, then another 33 minutes, to get the season started.
Denver radio host Vic Lombardi delivers the parting shot to Baltimore talk show host Glenn Clark, in their ongoing radio war, just hours prior to the Broncos and Ravens kicking off the 2013 NFL season Thursday night.
The Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens are starting their 2013 season on the road because of a scheduling conflict. But there will be no shortage of football-themed events in Baltimore leading up to the game.
The Ravens will have to get used to not having Ray Lewis in the locker room. Though his leadership will never be fully replaced, the Ravens hope rookie Arthur Brown can pick up some of the slack left by Lewis’ departure.
Keith Urban will help the NFL kick off the 2013 season. Urban is scheduled to perform live during NBC’s pregame show before the Baltimore Ravens open the season at the Denver Broncos on Thursday, Sept. 5.
The Ravens defense has made quite the reputation for themselves. Not just for being a dominant defense for over a decade. There is a reputation in the notion that defensive players don’t play well once they leave Baltimore. With Paul Kruger now playing for the Cleveland Browns, the pass rush specialist hopes he can buck the trend.
President Barack Obama welcomed the Baltimore Ravens to the White House to commemorate the team’s Super Bowl Championship. Here’s the visual coverage of the celebration.
President Barack Obama Wednesday welcomed the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens to the White House, congratulating the team on its unlikely Super Bowl run — and offering some good-natured jibes along the way.
Washington and Baltimore jointly accomplished something last year that hadn’t happened since 1976. And the neighboring cities did it twice for good measure. But this year, work will need to be done for an encore.