Author | Nestor Aparicio


I fell asleep once on Lamar Jackson and it ain’t happening again – Bleedat!

November 11, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

It was quite a show on the banks of the Ohio on Sunday afternoon. Ravens head coach John Harbaugh boldly promised a “revolution” this season and while I’m not 100% sure that Lamar Jackson will soon ride down Pratt Street with the Lombardi Trophy, you can’t help but be impressed by the here and now […]

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A bright purple idea to replace The Ray Lewis Squirrel Dance with a new thing

October 30, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

Because most of you know I turned the Ravens bye week into a “buh-bye” week at WNST and served up a healthy dose of Baltimore Positive conversations, I had some time to digest the Ravens win in Seattle in many ways from the middle of the Pacific Ocean. The incredible win at The Link in […]

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O, say can you see a real lease for Orioles at Camden Yards by the dawn’s early light?

October 01, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

John Angelos went “Baltimore patriotic” on an orange Fort McHenry promise but only a long-term lease for the Orioles at Camden Yards is the dawn’s early light


The analytics of local madness at John Harbaugh and Revolution science

September 23, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

Did you spend your Sunday angry and full of confusion about Harbs’ decisions during the Ravens loss in Kansas City? Well, Nestor Aparicio asked if “4th and short anywhere on the field” is in play for Lamar and offense…


Lamar Jackson has quickly changed who is in those purple seats downtown

September 17, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

Nestor gives his view from Sect. 513 of the changing fan base as Lamar Jackson energizes new people to come downtown for Ravens games


A “Lamarvelous” performance by Ravens as Mr. Jackson brings the heat all day long in Miami

September 09, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

Nestor recaps a purple dream of a start to 2019 Ravens season as the stars shine against Dolphins


Let the great Lamar Jackson experiment begin in Miami

September 06, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

That’s Mr. Jackson, if you’re Nasty…


Dear Chet Coppock: You were a living legend to all of us

April 18, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

The world lost Chet Coppock on Tuesday. I lost a friend.


Dear Joe Flacco: I’ll never let ‘em forget how “elite” you were here in Baltimore

March 17, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

A fond, personal farewell to the “other” No. 5 of Baltimore sports. Time will not dim the glory of his Super Bowl MVP deeds with the Baltimore Ravens.


Chapter 7: How to find a franchise quarterback

February 19, 2019 | Nestor Aparicio

This is Chapter 7 of “Purple Reign 2: Faith, Family & Football – A Baltimore Love Story.” Author and radio host and entrepreneur Nestor Aparicio is releasing the 2013 book chapter by chapter daily to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the Ravens Super Bowl win in New Orleans.

Nestor Aparicio

Born in Dundalk...Just turned 40...Began as an agate clerk and gopher in 1984 at The News American...Sportswriter and music critic at The Evening Sun from 1986 through 1992...Started doing sports radio with Kenny Albert in 1992 on WITH-AM 1230...Obtained WNST-AM 1570 in 1998...Was nationally syndicated on 425 stations via Sporting News Radio from 1999 through 2001...Retired from daily radio in 2004 to C.E.O. and do business development for WNST...Led walkout of 2,000 Orioles fans at Camden Yards in the "Free The Birds" movement...Became partners with Brian Billick and began earlier this year...Loves to travel the world and shoot campy videos for wnsTV...In general, he loves Baltimore and lives to make this website great!