Welp!! The Ravens pulled it off!! The team wins a BIG road game out in Los Angeles over the Chargers! This was the test of all tests for this team, and on short rest, were able to get the job done!! We talk all things Ravens with our special guest, Kyle Andrews from 105.7 the Fan! We even do some Q & A for all of our fans! Kyle gives his two minute take on the Orioles latest changes! Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday’s from all of us at Birdland BS!! Be Safe!!!
It’s our Holiday Special!!! Santa Fred and Elf Scott breakdown the Ravens sloppy win vs the Buccaneers! Does this team have a legit shot at the playoffs? Would you prefer the Ravens to miss the playoffs, to force a coaching change? Do you prefer this team to give it their all, with the chance of Harbaugh making the playoffs and getting an extension? Big match-up this week in LA, against the 11-3 Chargers!! Is this Philip Rivers best season as a pro? Could he be a candidate for MVP this season? The Terps drop out of the top 25 rankings. Will Turgeon make the necessary changes to feed the post and get his big men involved more in the offense? The Orioles make it official with the hiring of Brandon Hyde as their new manager! Do you like the move? Could we see Adam Jones back in the Orange and Black? You do NOT want to miss this fun episode!!!
The Ravens lose a heartbreaker to the Chiefs in overtime….. Fred and Scott go at it yet AGAIN on the #LamarEffect!! Would Joe have been able to win this game? Who should be the starter for the rest of the season? And oh yeah!! Patrick Mahomes?? In case you haven’t been paying attention…The kid is pretty good!! The team is only a 1/2 game back from the Steelers for the division lead, with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers coming to town! Can they make a playoff push? The guys breakdown all things involving the Maryland Terps athletics!!! The Orioles break news right before the show, that they have hired their new manager!! TUNE IN TO FIND OUT!!!!
Just when you thought the debate was over!!! OHHH NOOOOO!!! It’s just BEGUN!!!! Fred and Scott breakdown the Ravens win in Atlanta! And things get a bit heated in the studio!! Who’s side are you on? The defense is playing lights out football! Good to see the pass rush back!! The guys break the latest news surrounding the University of Maryland’s new Head Coach, Mike Locksley!! They also take a dive into the Terps mens basketball team. Could this team be dangerous come March?? Mike Elias makes some moves, and narrows his search down for a new field manager! YOU CAN’T MISS THIS ONE!!!!!!
This weeks show Fred and Scott have special guest, Matt Stevens of The Ravens Wire and host of The Locked On Ravens podcast!! Matt gives his insight into the Ravens recent success. What do the guys think about the BIG DEBATE?? Is Joe or Lamar the better option moving forward? Is Matt Judon a little immature? Who is the teams best player at this point? Fred and Scott break down the Terps season. Did Matt Canada do enough to keep the head coaching job? Would Mike Locksley be a better fit? The Orioles and new GM Mike Elias gets to work right away!! Who was his first hire? All this and more, you cant miss it!!!!
On this weeks show, Scott is back in studio as he returns home from Florida. The fellas give you their take on Lamar Jackson’s first NFL start and win. Who is this guy Gus Edwards? Is there drama building with the wide receiver group? Where did this teams pass rush go? Is it time for Terrell Suggs to be a situational pass rusher? Can the Ravens win back to back at home, with their matchup this week against Da Raiders? Fred takes a trip down to College Park with a friend of the show, and gets treated to the college football game of the year!! Even in a loss, is it enough for the Terps to be bowl eligible? Can they pull off the upset against Penn State? The fellas break down the Orioles hiring of Mike Elias as their new Executive Vice President and GM. Fred seems to think this hiring was a homerun!! You can’t miss this action packed show!!!
Ryan joins Fred in studio this week, with Scott joining from Siesta Key Florida, to discuss the bye week drama surrounding the Ravens. Are the John Harbaugh rumors true? Is he heading toward a mutual split at the end of the season with the Ravens? Or was this the plan all along? Fred seems to think it was. There are reports out that Joe Flacco is dealing with an injured hip, and could miss this week against the Bengals. Have we seen the last of Flacco in Baltimore? Is it Lamar Jackson time? Or is RGIII the smarter move? Here comes those pesky Bengals yet AGAIN with a chance to end the Ravens playoff hopes. Will this be the time the Ravens are able to get over that hump? The Terps miss out of a BIG opportunity to become bowl eligible with a tough loss to Indiana. Not only did they lose the game, but they also lost starting QB Kasim Hill to another knee injury. Do they have any shot against the Buckeyes? TUNE IN!!!!
Fred is joined in studio by special guest, and one of Birdland BS biggest supporters, James Coruzzi! Scott chimes in from the minivan in Florida! The fellas breakdown the disappointing loss at home to the Steelers. What happened to the defense? Where is the pass rush? Is it time for a change at the top? The team isn’t practicing during the bye week?? A lot of questions around this team!! The fellas give an update on the Terps football situation. After being reinstated, not even 24 hours later, DJ Durkin is fired as Head football coach at Maryland. Right move, poorly handled? Come give this a listen!!
The Ravens are in a familiar place yet again!! 4-4 on the season after their terrible loss to the Panthers in Carolina. The next two games are critical, and it starts with the Steelers coming to town! Can this defense turn it around against Big Ben, AB, James Connor, Ju Ju, and Co?? The Ravens make a trade deadline move to bring in Ty Montgomery from Green Bay. How does he fit into the offense? The fellas dive into the ruling surrounding DJ Durkin and his future with the Terps. Is it the right move bringing him back? Fred and Scott have some strong opinions on this!! The Red Sox are World Series Champs!! A familiar face wins the MVP award. You don’t want to miss this one!!!
Fred and Scott breakdown the heartbreaking loss to the Saints. They discuss the missed extra point by Mr. Automatic, Justin Tucker. Will he be able to get over the mental hurdle of the miss? Drew Brees gets another milestone. At 4-3, what will it take for the Ravens to make the playoffs? Cam Newton and the Panthers are up next! Can the Ravens defense maintain its intensity for all four quarters? How do you stop Cam? The Terps are shutout in Iowa. What went wrong? Can they bounce back against Illinois? The World Series is through game 1, and the Red Sox are off and running! Who do the guys think wins it all??? All this and more, COME CHECK IT OUT!!!
WHAT A PERFORMANCE BY THE RAVENS DEFENSE!!! Fred and Scott dive into the BIG win in Tennessee! 106 total yards is NOT a winning formula for the Titans! The Ravens set a franchise record for sacks in a single game with 11!! Fred dives into some interesting stats on Joe Flacco. Can the defense repeat that kind of effort with the Saints coming to town? Will Drew Brees do Drew Brees things against us? The guys make their weekly predictions. The Terps with a big win against Rutgers! Now sitting at 4-2 on the season, the team is only 2 wins away from bowl eligibility. Can they get an upset win against #19 Iowa? The fellas announce their Birdland BS Swag Bag giveaway winner! Come check this weeks episode out!!!
Welp….The Ravens dropped a deuce in Cleveland…..Fred and Scott break down the disappointing loss to the Browns. Fred tells the fans to back of the ledge, and take a breath! What is going on with Michael Crabtree? Will the team ever commit to a more balanced attack?? The team heads into Tennessee to square off with the Titans. Can the pass rush make Marcus Mariota uncomfortable? Will Dean Pees have an impact against this Ravens team that he knows so well? The Terps get manhandled in Ann Arbor. Time to get every win they can, and it starts this coming week against a 1-5 Rutgers team. The goal is to be bowl eligible this season! The Orioles make it official with the announcement that Dan Duquette and Buck Showalter are not being offered new contracts for the up coming season. So who’s next in line? Billy Ripken? Mike Bordick? All this and more!!! COME CHECK IT OUT!
BOOM!!!! Now THAT’S how you handle Steelers week in Pittsburgh!! The guys breakdown the BIG win versus the Steelers on Sunday Night Football! Just how good is Joe Flacco and the offense this season? Could hen really throw for 5000 yards?! Can this defense stay on this kind of pace? No touchdowns given up in the second half of games this entire season!!!! We are off to the Dawg Pound in Cleveland this week?? Is Baker Mayfield for real?? This won’t be a layup victory for the Ravens, thats for sure! The Terps travel to Michigan to take on the number 15 ranked Wolverines. Can the run game produce against some of the best in the Big 10?? Fans say goodbye for the last time (more than likely) to Adam Jones….Is he a lock for the Orioles Hall of Fame? TUNE IN FOR ALL THIS AND MORE!!!
This week on the show, it’s Fred and Ryan in the studio while Scott is preparing for surgery. GET BETTER SOON SCOTT!!! The guys break down the big AFC win at home against the Broncos! Can this offense sustain this kind of success? How did the offensive line hold up against the pass rush of Von Miller and Bradley Chubb? The Ravens show more balance on offense. With it being Steelers week, will this be the classic low scoring close game? Or will this be an offensive shootout? Can the Ravens secondary manage to contain the Steelers weapons? The Terps slam the Gophers back into the ground!! Can this offense run the ball like this against the powers to be in the Big10?? Fred gets down and dirty on his feelings about the Dan Duquette and Buck Showalter expiring contracts. Is it the right move to bring Dan back? You can’t miss this one!!!
The fellas recap what was a mauling in Cincinnati, and an awful showing by the Ravens defense. What went wrong with the offense and defensive lines? CJ Mosley gets injured early, and instant confusion set in on the field for the team. Can the team bounce back in week 3 at home against the 2-0 Broncos? Can the defense turn it up to make like miserable for Case Keenum? Will the running game FINALLY get on track? The pass rush of Miller and Chubb will be a problem!! Fred and Scott make their weekly NFL Primetime Predictions! The Terps stumble against Temple. What went wrong? Can they bounce back against Minnesota? The Orioles are 1 loss away from setting a franchise record for losses in a season. Also equally as bad, the team is setting records for lack of attendance. Scott goes on a rant about why the playoff run for Bowie is stunning the growth of the major league team, and having an effect on the attendance. This one you CAN’T MISS!!!!
Week one of the NFL season is in the books!! The Ravens ROUT the Bills, 47-3!! Fred, Scott, and Ryan get a chance to hang out with YouTuber, Ingraven, at their tailgate and for the game! How did Joe look with his new weapons? What impressed the guys on defense? The team is moving on to Cinci, and the the thorn in our side Bengals. Is Joe Mixon a problem? Can the team repeat last years performance in Cinci? The Terps are 2-0 on the season!! Whats it going to take to become bowl eligible? The Orioles season can’t end soon enough…..Whats it going to take to see more of the young players? Be sure to check this out!!!!
The Time has COME!!! Week One of the NFL season is just a few days away, and we couldn't be more excited!!! Fred and Scott go to the final preseason game of the year against the Redskins. They breakdown the 53 man roster cut down. Who were the surprise cuts, and what bubble players made it? Week by week win/loss predictions. And an update on the Kaare Vedvik situation, that left the kicker/punter in a local Baltimore hospital. Why won't the Orioles be calling up some of their young talent? What does this team have to lose at this point? The guys announce a potential sponsorship for the show, and a Facebook contest to win some Birdland BS swag!! COME CHECK IT OUT!!!
On this weeks show, Fred and Scott are joined by Russell Street Report's Michael Telford, aka @ThisIsChibs from Twitter! Chibs helps the guys breakdown the latest developments with the Ravens roster. Does the team carry 3 QB's? What WR's make the team? Is CJ Mosley worth top 3 LB'er money? They also get into the Orioles recent winning ways! By that, we mean the last two games.....What's wrong with Dylan Bundy? Can the team win 50 games? YOU HAVE TO CHECK THIS EPISODE OUT!!!
Here we go again.....Jimmy Smith is handed down another suspension, and is set to miss the first 4 games of the Ravens season. A damper on what has been a good preseason so far. The guys recap what they liked, and what they didn't like from the Ravens 20-19 win over the Colts. Some of the WR's on the bubble take a big step back....Fred is more convinced now then ever that the team will carry 3 QB's this year. Is CJ Mosley worth the big contract he is going to demand? The Orioles make MLB History!! But, not in a good way......Is there a silver lining we can find with Cedric Mullins and some of the prospects down on the farm? Fred announces a partnership with the guys over at Section 336! BE SURE TO GIVE THIS A LISTEN!!!
BUCKLE UP!!! THIS IS A LONG ONE!!! Fred and Scott go to training camp and the second game of the preseason for the Ravens. They get into what they saw, and make some easrly predictions as to what the 53 man roster could look like this season....Cedric Mullins makes his big league debut, and it couldn't have happened a day sooner for Fred!! They disect what was a very impressive debut. You can't talk Maryland sports without talking about the situation and investigation going on at the University of Maryland right now....The fellas recap and give a little insight into that situation. You have to check this one out!!!