| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:25 PM
USC's Lee amazing
My Heisman choice will remain a secret until Saturday's announcement. So removing the four players (Collin Klein, Jordan Lynch, Johnny Manziel and Manti Te'o) that made up my ballot I'm left with...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Georgia could get stung
For a team that fired its defensive coordinator midseason and got whacked by Middle Tennessee State and Brigham Young, Georgia Tech (6-5) is a very dicey opponent for Georgia (10-1).
First, the Dawgs...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:53 PM
The Colts were struggling. Everyone in Memorial Stadium knew it, from the juiced-up Oakland Raiders to the hushed crowd of 56,368 who'd come to watch the first-ever AFC title game in 1971.
Nursing a 20-17 lead in the fourth quarter, the Colts seemed...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 10:37 AM
The Ravens are in talks with former Oakland Raiders starting middle linebacker Rolando McClain, gauging the viability of potentially adding a young player who's found trouble off the field and inconsistent success on the field.
If the Ravens do pull the...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:30 AM
At first it looks like another outrageous story from the unsavory annals of big-time college football recruiting: Alabama has offered a scholarship to an eighth-grader.
Where will it all end? If middle-school kids are being wooed by SEC powerhouses,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 3:32 PM
The Ravens have hammered out an agreement in principle on a one-year contract with former Oakland Raiders middle linebacker Rolando McClain, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.
The modest deal is for the league minimum base salary of...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 11:34 AM
University of Georgia junior defensive lineman Kwame Geathers met informally with the Ravens at the NFL scouting combine, talking with defensive line coach Clarence Brooks.
"I liked my talk with their defensive line coach," Geathers said during a...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 1:42 PM
From Camden Yards to Bel Air's Main Street, sports fans fair weather and otherwise said they are glad to see the Baltimore Orioles become a source of pride again.
Now that the Birds are in the American League playoffs for the first time in 15 years, many...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Every Monday, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will rank the most significant athletes and events in Baltimore sports that week based on accomplishments on and off the field. Because, well, why not?
The Orioles open their season Tuesday...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Alabama offensive tackle D.J. Fluker recently conducted an official visit with the Super Bowl champion Ravens, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.
A projected first-round draft pick, Fluker has also met with the New England...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 5:32 PM
It's hard to argue with being in balmy Puerto Rico on a November day, but here is what Maryland encountered after busing from its beachfront hotel and casino to the coliseum: a loaded, hungry Alabama team that dominated the boards in a 62-42 rout of the...
| Nov 21, 2011
Another week, another mess in the BCS. With four of the top 10 teams losing this weekend, the BCS standings look like a makeover gone bad with LSU and Alabama on a collision course to meet again, this time in the national championship game.