Sept. 5: The Ravens: Special Comic-Con Edition

With Baltimore Comic-Con and the


home opener right around the corner, we had artists illustrate 5 epic moments in Baltimore football history, from the

Super Bowl

to the



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Timing is everything. Since the first Ravens game of the regular season (Monday) falls within a day of this year's Baltimore Comic-Con (Saturday and Sunday), we decided to combine the two, for a Ravens comics edition of b. We asked illustrators in and around Baltimore to recreate five classic moments from Ravens history as comic strips.


Before the 2012 season begins Monday night at

M&T Bank Stadium

, look back for a moment at these Ravens triumphs, from the Super Bowl victory to last year's Harbaugh bowl, which pitted Ravens coach John Harbaugh against his brother, 49ers coach Jim. And we couldn't help but take a few shots at the Pittsburg Steelers, like

Bart Scott

's punishing sack of Steelers quarterback

Ben Roethlisberger

in 2006. Let the games begin.