On the first "Purple Friday" of the 2011 Football Season, we held a Ravens Trivia contest for 1st Mariner Bank employees. SEVEN lucky winners got to take home Purple Friday prizes to share with their families as they prepped to watch the Baltimore Ravens season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers. What a game, right?!
Employees had to be numbers 5 (Joe Flacco), 7 (Billy Cundiff), 20 (Ed Reed), 52 (Ray Lewis), 55 (Terrell Suggs), 74 (Michael Oher), or 81 (Anquan Bol... [More]
According to the Super Bowl theory, stocks will rise this year no matter which team wins. This is because both the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers trace their roots to the original National Football league. And this theory postulates that when a team from the old NFL wins, the stock market tends to go up.
Although Green Bay appears to be the early favorite to win the game, investors might be better off if Pittsburgh becomes the 2010 Super Bowl champs. The Dow Jones Industrial Avera... [More]