| Dec 4, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Ravens starting cornerback Jimmy Smith returned to practice Wednesday on a limited basis after being cleared under the NFL concussion testing protocol.
Smith left Thursday night's game after a violent collision with Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Vikings 23, Bears 20
Strategy: The Vikings offense is built around the talents of Adrian Peterson, who is inarguably the NFL's best running back. They put the ball in his hands as much as possible, and they might trot out their fullback and heavy sets...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:50 AM
What is your take on Mike Tomlin's sideline tango with Jacoby Jones? Do you think it was intentional? If you were the NFL commissioner, what punishment would you give Tomlin? -- Jake, Owings Mills
Mike Preston: Tomlin knew exactly what he was doing. A...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 4:47 PM
It has been a snakebit season for the Ravens, but if they make it into the playoffs, they'll remember Week 13 — of all numerical designations — as the point when their luck changed for the better in a big way.
Of course, it started with...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 9:40 AM
When the Ravens played the Pittsburgh Steelers last month, Jameel McClain played his first game in nearly a year and took the majority of the snaps at weak-side linebacker in place of Josh Bynes, who sat out the game with an infected finger. After that...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Reigning NFL MVP Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings has been criticized for his decision to play in Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers despite the fact that a son — that he had only recently learned existed — had died of head...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:00 AM
This time a year ago, Lardarius Webb was developing into one of the better cornerbacks in the NFL when he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in a Week 6 victory. Webb was playing so well at the time, I wrote that losing him was more...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:20 PM
The Orioles' 2013 season plummeted from modestly disappointing to something far gloomier the instant Manny Machado took an off-kilter step Monday in Tampa Bay and wrenched his left knee.
But the news was not as bad as feared, as an MRI revealed Tuesday...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:10 PM
This is no time for a running-back controversy, and there doesn't need to be one soon.
The competition between Ray Rice and Bernard Pierce to be the starter of the future will eventually work itself out, but the Ravens will need both for the rest of the...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Sept. 21, 2008: In the final game played at 85-year-old Yankee Stadium, the last-place Orioles lose, 7-3, to New York before an announced crowd of 54,610. After Brian Roberts grounds out to end the game, several Orioles run onto the field and grab...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:34 AM
A numerical look at the career of former Ravens offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden, who will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday:
1 — Sack allowed in first season in 1996 when Ogden, playing at left guard, was named to USA...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Throughout a 12-year career that culminates here this weekend when he officially joins the pantheon of the NFL's best, Jonathan Ogden never minded being left alone.
At 6-foot-9 and 345 pounds, he struck an imposing figure at left tackle, operating...