| Aug 31, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Old Mill's football players came into their home opener Friday night with a chip on their collective shoulder. They wanted to prove it's time to talk about current Patriots such as Marcus Hicks, Jalen Jones and Carl Chance instead of dwelling on the...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:13 AM
After aggravating his strained right shoulder during the Ravens preseason finale, rookie outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw declared that he's ready to play in the season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals.
"Most definitely, I feel great," said...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:18 AM
When Matt Stover first joined the Cleveland Browns in 1991, he didn't regard football as his permanent vocation.
"It wasn't a means to an end for me," Stover said in a telephone interview.
So, Stover, 44, spent his first three years with the Browns...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Days after shedding the red, non-contact mesh he wore during Thursday’s practice, Sean Considine declared himself healthy and available to play in Monday’s regular-season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals.
“I feel good, and I’...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Last November, 26-year-old Alexis Marianes was in the middle of an intramural soccer game at the Du Burns Arena in Canton when a player on the opposing team swept her feet out from under her. Marianes did a "halfway back-flip" and landed squarely on her...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 5:14 PM
It might have been trash-talking, but Jamal Lewis made good on his promise. The young Baltimore Raven broke the single-day rushing record by running for 295 yards in the 2003 home opener at the stadium newly rechristened for the company that had bought...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 3:00 AM
After Brian Roberts played his first major league baseball game in nearly 13 months – his long recovery from multiple concussions finally putting him back in a big-league uniform – he took off his jersey in the Orioles clubhouse, autographed...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:31 AM
A judge on Wednesday threw out first-degree assault charges against two Prince George's County police officers caught on video beating an unarmed University of Maryland student during a raucous basketball post-game celebration in 2010, essentially...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:22 PM
Amid an increased awareness of concussions in sports (the NFL and Ivy League universities have limited football practices involving contact), the Maryland state school board is questioning whether action is needed to prevent head injuries in young...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 1:35 PM
The Ravens produced a near-perfect injury report Thursday as free safety Ed Reed was the only player listed.
The eight-time Pro Bowler was limited in practice for the second straight day by the left ankle injury he sustained in the waning seconds of...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Baltimore Ravens fans are loving the new NFL concussion awareness commercial.
In it, a mother watering the plants on her porch tells New England quarterback Tom Brady that her little boy loves playing football, and she asks what the National Football...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 6:27 PM
It seems on a weekly basis that Matt Birk must face a formidable opponent staring at him from the other side of the line of scrimmage.
That's why the Ravens center barely blinked when asked about Sunday's matchup with New England Patriots nose tackle...