Justin Forsett leads Baltimore Ravens past New Orleans Saints, 34-27

November 25, 2014 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Justin Forsett ripped off one long run after another, and the Baltimore Ravens battered Drew Brees into a very costly mistake. Forsett rushed for 182 yards […]

Justin Tucker’s 5 FGs helps Baltimore top Saints 22-13 to wrap up preseason

August 29, 2014 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kicker Justin Tucker was among the few Ravens regulars who did not get the night off for the final exhibition game. His performance was also one […]

Former Ole Miss, Baltimore Ravens OT Michael Oher headed to Tennessee Titans

March 17, 2014 in Sports

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a multiyear deal with offensive tackle Michael Oher, a former first-round draft pick who spent his first five seasons with […]

‘Blind Side’ family relishes Big Easy Super Bowl

February 4, 2013 in Local Sports, National Sports, News, Sports, Statewide News, Top Stories

A knowing grin spread across Sean Tuohy’s face as he considered the uncanny connections between the hit film that changed his family’s life and the fact that Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Michael Oher played in and won his first Super Bowl in the Big Easy. (The Ravens beat the San Francisco 49ers 34-31)

New Orleans is where Tuohy grew up and went to high school with author Michael Lewis, who wrote “The Blind Side.”

The book led to the movie, which depicted the Tuohys’ rewarding experience as Oher’s adoptive family. Actress Sandra Bullock, who starred as Sean Tuohy’s wife, Leigh Anne, owns a home in New Orleans.