Baltimore Ravens in History

Events in Sport

  • 1996-03-29 Cleveland Browns choose new name, Baltimore Ravens
  • 1996-09-01 Vinny Testaverde completes 19 from 33 for 254 yards as the Baltimore Ravens beat Oakland Raiders, 17-14 in their NFL debut at Memorial Stadium in Baltimore
  • 2001-01-14 AFC Championship Game: Baltimore Ravens beats Oakland Raiders 16-3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2001-01-28 Super Bowl XXXV: Baltimore Ravens beat New York Giants, 34-7 at the Raymond James Stadium MVP: Ray Lewis, Baltimore, LB

NFL Legend Ray Lewis
NFL Legend
Ray Lewis
  • 2002-08-01 In signing star linebacker Ray Lewis to a 5-year contract extension the Baltimore Ravens give him a $19m signing bonus, then the largest in NFL history
  • 2009-01-18 AFC Championship Game: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Baltimore Ravens 23-14
  • 2012-01-22 AFC Championship Game: New England Patriots beat Baltimore Ravens 23-20
  • 2013-01-12 "Mile High Miracle", In AFC Divisional Playoff Game Denver Broncos trail Baltimore Ravens 35-28 with 1:09 remaining, quarterback Joe Flacco heaves 70 yard touchdown pass to receiver Jacoby Jones to tie the game. Ravens win in overtime.
  • 2013-01-20 AFC Championship Game: Baltimore Ravens beat New England Patriots 28-13
  • 2013-02-03 Super Bowl XLVII: Baltimore Ravens beat San Francisco 49ers, 34-31 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome MVP: Joe Flacco, Baltimore, QB

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1925-06-23 Art Modell [Arthur Bertram], American businessman (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, Modells Stores), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1961-05-04 Eugene Daniel, American football NFL center (Indianapolis Colts, Baltimore Ravens), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1963-11-13 Vinny Testaverde, NFL quarterback (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, NY Jets), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1964-10-29 Greg Montgomery, punter (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1965-08-06 Brian Kinchen, NFL tight end (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1966-08-15 Leo Goeas, guard (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1967-02-09 Stevon Moore, NFL safety (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1967-05-14 Tony Siragusa, NFL defensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts, Balt Ravens)
  • 1967-06-22 Eric Green, NFL tight end (Miami Dolphins, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1967-08-27 Rob Burnett, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns/Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1968-01-27 Matt Stover, NFL kicker (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1968-11-01 Bernard Dafney, NFL tackle (Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1968-12-01 Eddie Britton, wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1968-12-12 Ray Ethridge, wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1969-01-18 Larry Webster, defensive tackle (Baltimore Ravens), born in Elkton, Maryland
  • 1969-02-06 James Jones, NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1969-03-29 Jeff Blackshear, American football guard (Baltimore Ravens), born in Fort Pierce, Florida
  • 1969-04-12 Michael Jackson, American football wide receiver (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens), born in Tangipahoa, Louisiana
  • 1970-12-12 Orlando Brown, NFL tackle (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1971-01-30 Quentin Neujahr, NFL center (Baltimore Ravens, Cleveland Browns)
  • 1971-02-19 Wally Williams, NFL center/guard (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1971-03-13 Tony Vinson, NFL running back (Atl Falcons, Lon Monarchs, Balt Ravens)
  • 1971-04-26 Ryan Yarborough, NFL wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens, NY Jets)
  • 1971-05-07 Rondell Jones, NFL safety (Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1971-11-06 Derrick Alexander, American NFL wide receiver (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1972-01-31 Ben Cavil, guard (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1972-06-13 Sale Isaia, OL (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1972-08-06 Mike Frederick, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1972-10-25 Leland Taylor, defensive tackle (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1973-03-02 John Elmore, guard (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1973-04-05 Spencer Folau, NFL/WLAF offensive tackle (Balt Ravens, Rhein Fire)
  • 1973-08-23 James Roe, wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1973-10-07 Priest Holmes, running back (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1973-11-14 DeRon Jenkins, cornerback (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1973-11-24 Donny Brady, defensive back (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1973-12-18 Keith Washington, NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1974-01-29 Jeff Mitchell, corner (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1974-02-04 Chris Ward, defensive end (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1974-02-11 Wally Richardson, NFL quarterback (Baltimore Ravens), born in Orangeburg, United States
  • 1974-02-23 Kenyon Cotton, American football fullback (Baltimore Ravens), born in Bossier City, Louisiana
  • 1974-10-16 Jermaine Lewis, wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1974-11-23 Jamie Sharper, linebacker (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1974-11-23 Tyrus McCloud, linebacker (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1974-12-03 Ralph Staten, safety (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1974-12-18 Peter Boulware, linebacker (Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1975-03-15 Cornell Brown, linebacker (Baltimore Ravens)

Person of interestRay Lewis

1975-05-15 Ray Lewis, American football linebacker (Baltimore Ravens), born in Bartow, Florida

NFL Legend Ray Lewis
NFL Legend
Ray Lewis
  • 1978-09-11 Ed Reed, American football player (Baltimore Ravens), born in St. Rose, Louisiana

Deaths in Sport

  • 2012-09-06 Art Modell [Arthur Bertram], American businessman (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, Modells Stores), dies from heart failure at 87 (b. 1925)