Entain i MGM Resorts ’ BetMGM the joint venture has been designated as Baltimore Ravens " the first " official gaming partner " in a multi-year agreement.
This will see the pair collaborate on co-branded promotions for Ravens fans, with BetMGM branding also present at M&T Bank Stadium , digital media and integrated social media content.
Matt Prevost, chief financial officer, BetMGM , stated: "The Ravens are an incredible organisation with a rich history and we are proud to have BetMGM as the team's first official gaming partner. We look forward to offering Ravens fans new ways to interact with their favorite football team on our leading platforms. "
Under the terms of the partnership, BetMGM will have a private hospitality suite at M&T Bank Stadium. Additionally, the BetMGM app will feature special promotions and marketing campaigns from the Ravens.
"When we began this process in terms of accurately identifying sports betting and digital gaming partners, one of our top priorities was to find unique ways for Ravens fans to continue to engage with the team," said Kevin Rochlitz, Ravens sales director.
"We are excited to partner with BetMGM and look forward to the specialized entertainment the company will provide to our fans. "
Maryland residents voted in favor of a referendum to legalize sports betting in November 2020, the regulatory framework in the state is currently being established.
Jorge Perez, president and chief operating officer, MGM National Harbor , added: "BetMGM's partnership with the Baltimore Ravens comes at a pivotal time for MGM National Harbor, ushering in an era of legalized sports betting in Maryland.
"We are confident that we will provide Ravens fans throughout the DMV with new and innovative ways to have a football season before, during and after games at our entertainment center. "