Author | Paul Hoke

Let’s Hear it O’s Fans!!

August 27, 2012 | Paul Hoke

My love of Baltimore baseball spans over 30 years.  As a kid, I can remember the pain that was felt after the 1979 World Series, the 1982 final weekend against the Milwaukee Brewers, and the jubilation that followed the 1983 World Series victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.  I remember sitting in my grandmother’s living room [...]

Finally, O’s bridge gap to training camp

July 29, 2012 | Paul Hoke

It’s July 29th.  The Baltimore Ravens are in training camp preparing to defend their 2011 AFC North Division title, and look to erase the heartbreak that ended their 2011 season in New England, in the AFC Championship Game. But there is something else in the air.  Something different.  Something not see around these parts in [...]

Hey Ed, I’ll switch places with you!

July 11, 2012 | Paul Hoke

This is going to be short and sweet.  A quick blurb aimed at one person.  Baltimore Ravens’ All-Pro safety Ed Reed.  Hey Ed, if you’re not happy making $7.2 million this year,  have a proposal for you…switch places with me for the 2012 NFL season.  I’m 36 years old, and was an All-State football player [...]

Orioles 2012: Why Not? before Why Bother?

April 18, 2012 | Paul Hoke

I was scrolling around Youtube the other day looking for catchy Baltimore Orioles’ tunes like my personal favorite, “How Bout Dem O’s”, even if it is a few years old.  And I came across an oldie, but definetly a goodie in the cherry 1989 tune, “Orioles: Why Not?” We all, well, those of us old [...]

Angelos worse then Irsay, and here’s why

February 09, 2012 | Paul Hoke

So the Super Bowl is over.  My team wasn’t in it, so honestly, I really didn’t give a rat’s you know what who won, just so long as the Patriots lost.  Make sense?  I know, not really.  But either way, as we approach the middle of February and the wonderful Baltimore Raven’s football season is [...]

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