Games for the Baltimore Ravens' 2013 preseason will be televised across a total of six different networks, including a nationally-televised home contest on ESPN (Carolina Panthers – Aug. 22, 8 p.m.). Also, for the first time in Ravens history, Baltimore's preseason home opener (Atlanta Falcons – Aug. 15, 7:30 p.m.) will be televised in Honolulu, Hawaii (KFVE).
With the exception of the ESPN game, WBAL will simulcast preseason contests to television and radio, with the games being called by the broadcast team of Gerry Sandusky (play-by-play), Stan White (analyst) and Qadry Ismail (analyst). Additionally, Ravens radio broadcasts for the preseason can be heard on WBAL 1090AM, 98Rock WIYY (97.9 FM), www.baltimoreravens.com and across nine different regional affiliates.
Aug. 8 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7:30 p.m.)
WBAL Ch. 11 (Baltimore), WJLA (Washington, D.C.), WHTM (Harrisburg, Pa.), Comcast SportsNet (Baltimore – 12:30 a.m.)* *
Aug. 15 vs. Atlanta Falcons (7:30 p.m.)
WBAL Ch. 11 (Baltimore), WJLA (Washington, D.C.), WHTM (Harrisburg, Pa.), Comcast SportsNet (Baltimore), KFVE (Honolulu, Hawaii)
Aug. 22 vs. Carolina Panthers (8 p.m.)
WBAL Ch. 11 (Baltimore), ESPN (national)
Aug. 29 at St. Louis Rams (8 p.m.)
WBAL Ch. 11 (Baltimore), WJLA (Washington, D.C.), WHTM (Harrisburg, Pa.), Comcast SportsNet (Baltimore – 12 a.m.)
Ravens Preseason Radio Broadcasts
Baltimore (WBAL – 1090 AM)
Baltimore (98Rock WIYY – 97.9 FM)
www.baltimoreravens.com (live stream)
Annapolis (WNAV – 1430 AM)
Cambridge (WCEM – 106.3 FM/1240 AM)
Cumberland (WCBC – 107.1 FM)
Hagerstown (WARK – 1490 AM)
Lexington Park (WMDM – 97.7 FM)
Ocean City (WZBH – 93.5 FM)
Salisbury (WICO – 92.5 FM)
Washington, D.C. (WFED – 1500 AM/WTOP – 1050 AM)
Westminster (WTTR – 1470 AM)
Ravens 2012 Preseason TV Ratings
Illustrated below are the Baltimore Ravens' 2012 preseason TV ratings compared to the other top programming that aired in Baltimore opposite the Ravens' game. Each Ravens' preseason game was the highest-rated program on its respective night.
Highest Other TV
8/9/12 at. Atl.
Summer Olympics: 9.5
8/17/12 vs. Det.
Orioles-Tigers Game: 3.4
8/23/12 vs. Jax.
Big Bang Theory: 5.2
8/30/12 at STL
Big Bang Theory: 7.2
* Note: *In a non-Olympic year, the Ravens' 2011 preseason broadcasts averaged a combined 21 HH rating.