A cycling conundrum? Just ask Joe.
Joe Traill is the eponymous owner of Joe's Bike Shop—formerly (and currently for some loyal customers) Mt. Washington Bike Shop. "I first fell in love with cycling when I was about 14," he says. "I...
In an age of athletic steroid scandals, white-collar bodybuilders are giving the sport a good name.
Dr. Lisa Auckland, a 14-year veteran of the Maryland Poison Center, spends her workdays helping save lives and avert disaster. But the most remarkable aspect of Aukland's life isn't her day job,...
Since Tony "Goose" Siragusa peeled off his ample No. 98 purple jersey for good after the 2001 season, the former Ravens defensive stalwart, who now lives in New Jersey, has become a TV regular. On...
Even pacemakers and bad knees can't bench the die-hard players in Baltimore's adult hockey leagues.
With 10 seconds left in the shift, Tim Fowler, 52, controls the bouncing puck near his own net, wheels around, and sprints toward the other end of the rink. As the clock ticks down, he zooms past...
This rookie can run.
With the 2007 Baltimore Ravens' offense stuck in a rut, and the normally stout defense looking surprisingly mortal, rookie return man/wide receiver Yamon Figurs has quickly made kickoff and punt...
Still down after last year's playoff loss? Here's how to get ready for the new season.
Few defeats in Ravens history have been as devastating as last year's playoff loss. The defense was championship caliber! McNair was on fire! The O-line was nigh impregnable! And then the Colts broke...
Mark Clayton is a gamer—in more ways than one.
Sure, the compact 5-foot-10-inch,195-pound wide receiver didn't miss a game last year as he led the Ravens in receiving yards. But forget for the moment his talent on the field—talent prodigious...
Fantasy football’s popularity means more women are finding themselves “widowed” on Sundays—but some are joining in.
There will come a day this month when millions of women across the country will mourn the loss of their husbands and boyfriends. Following summers spent frolicking together on beaches, barbecuing...
Part of our "100 Years: The Twelve Events That Shaped Baltimore" series
It seems like he should have been there: chasing the vans down the street, shaking his fist in anger, cursing Bob Irsay's name deep into the Baltimore night. But, in fact, then-Mayor William...
In football, calling someone a warrior is a bit of a cliche. To Steve McNair, the word actually applies.
Steve McNair owns, by his estimation, about 150 swords. Some folks collect stamps or cars; McNair collects swords. It's a fitting hobby for a man who rode into Baltimore three months ago looking—to...