The NFL can’t be happy that its most controversial franchise is playing its primetime game to kick off Week 2. But that’s exactly what’s happening as the Baltimore Ravens host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night (8:25 ET, CBS).
After Week 1 of the 2014 NFL season, it’s pretty unanimous around the web the Eagles are the class of the NFC East, and everyone else is pretty terrible.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell did not rule out the possibility of former Ravens running back Ray Rice returning to play in the league after serving a suspension for domestic violence.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell admits that the league has a domestic violence problem.
Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti has written a letter to season-ticket holders, suite owners and sponsors explaining the organization’s reaction to a video of running back Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee inside a New Jersey elevator.
Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the NFL for domestic violence will cost him income from endorsements in addition to his $4 million in salary.
Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right before he throws a knockout punch in a video shown to The Associated Press by a law enforcement official.
At least two Baltimore businesses offered deals and donations to an anti-domestic violence organization in exchange for surrendered Ray Rice jerseys Monday, and the Ravens will host a jersey trade-in at M&T Bank Stadium Sept. 19 and 20.
Here is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice’s suspension on Twitter.
Both the National Football League and the Baltimore Ravens organization say they had not seen the new surveillance footage that shows Ravens running back Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancee inside an Atlantic City casino before the video was made public Monday.