Thursday, November 30, 2017

Fact of the Day: Edgar Allen Poe Football

The Baltimore Ravens chose their mascot for two main reasons. Their MLB team the Baltimore Oriels use a bird as their mascot. But the main reason is that Edgar Allen Poe spent his early career in the city and is buried there as well. 

12 comments:

Bob Bushell said...

Good for the Ravens.

Pat Hatt said...

Never knew that. Quote the raven they do.

Minoru Saito said...

Hi! Thanks for your information.

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Is their team motto "Nevermore"?

Christine said...

Interesting.

Martha said...

Oh, that's interesting. I didn't know that!

Sandra Cox said...

I did not know that! Fascinating. My husband will be interested in that.

Cloudia said...

[N] ever More!

JACKIESUE said...

now that I didn't know.

Jenn said...

Well...that is interesting! Thanks!

happyone said...

This is something I did know. : )

stephen Hayes said...

Quoth Baltimore---Nevermore!