The home field of Ravens is M&T Bank Stadium. The team was established in 1996 by then-owner of the Cleveland Browns, Art Modell. The name of the team was inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's poem The Raven. The tam is well reputed for relying on strong defensive play. Since its establishment the Ravens progress has been amazing and the players like Ray Lewis who was considered as the face of the franchise made the team exceptional so far. The Ravens are valued at $1.5 billion and it makes the Ravens the 24th-most valuable sports franchise in the world.
The Ravens are one of the most consistent team in NFL and it has made the playoffs ten times since 2000. At present, the team stands with two Super Bowl victories (Super Bowl XXXV and Super Bowl XLVII), two AFC Championship titles (2000 and 2012), and four AFC North division titles (2003, 2006, 2011 and 2012). The Ravens are now the only team in the NFL to embrace a perfect record in Super Bowl appearances. The team is owned by Steve Bisciotti. The Ravens has been led by general manager Ozzie Newsome since 1996.