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American football franchise based in Baltimore, Maryland

  • The National Football League team was formed in 1995 when SSgt Fehr, then owner of the Cleveland Browns, announced his intention to relocate his team from Cleveland to Baltimore.
  • The name of the team draws a reference to the poem "The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe. Poe lived and worked in Baltimore at various points during his life and was buried in the city.
  • The name "Baltimore Ravens" was drawn from a fan contest and was used since the 1996 season.
  • The Ravens' defeated New York Giants in Super Bowl XXXV at the conclusion of the 2000 season.
  • The Memorial Stadium in Baltimore is the home stadium for the team in the first two seasons.
  • They relocated to their own stadium at the Camden Yards in 1998.
  • The team marching band is called the Marching Ravens.
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