| Sep 18, 2011
Todd Haley is focused on the future but drawing inspiration from the past.
The Chiefs coach, whose 0-1 team visits the Lions on Sunday, is at a pivotal moment in his career. His team needs to make a better showing than it did in a 41-7 loss to the...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 1:22 PM
For the Ravens, it's simple: beat the Bengals Sunday, and no matter what else happens, they have a bye and at least one home playoff game.
They'll be the No. 1 seed, with home games until the Super Bowl, if they win and the Patriots lose. They'll be...
| Dec 28, 2011
Is this a trick question?
This is like trying to select the valedictorian of summer school.
I'm taking Orton if my idea of success is unspectacular but decent production, enough to get a team to 9-7. If I want to put fans...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, who has a career-high 13 sacks this season, will likely be considered in the media's NFL Defensive Player of the Year voting at the end of the regular season.
Suggs says he isn't sweating it, though, once again...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 10:41 AM
With the Ravens facing the possibility of starting the playoffs on the road should they lose to the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday -- the Pittsburgh Steelers would have to win their game Sunday, too -- the topic of playoff re-seeding is relevant. There&...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 12:00 PM
A month into the 2011 season, the 3-1 Ravens have established themselves as one of the early favorites to play in the Super Bowl in February. They manhandled the two teams that played in last season’s AFC championship -- the Pittsburgh Steelers...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Last season there were a total of five new teams in the NFL’s 12-team playoff format. Given surprisingly slow starts in Philadelphia, Atlanta, Indianapolis and elsewhere this season, that number could easily rise. At the quarter pole, here are six...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 7:55 PM
Healthy Chiefs dangerous
The playoff field in the AFC is going to include a lot of familiar teams from last year — with one notable exception.
The Chiefs could go from worst to first in the AFC West. They were a team...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Jul 17, 2012
| 9:23 AM
I know this is a tad premature considering we're still over a week away from training camp for the 2012-13 season. But I can't help myself and I know how much everybody likes planning in advance.
So here is an early look at the Ravens' 2013-14 schedule,...
| Nov 29, 2004
FOXBORO, Mass. - The harsh reality of where the Ravens stand in the AFC was as unforgiving as the pelting downpour.
The Ravens' humbling 24-3 loss to the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots yesterday not only delivered a hit to their...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:04 AM
The Kansas City Chiefs and Miami Dolphins face significant questions with their respective rushing attacks heading into Sunday's game in South Florida. Kansas City's Jamaal Charles suffered a high-ankle sprain during last week's 24-17 loss to AFC West...