| Jan 29, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Standing inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Juan Castillo took a look around and let it sink in that he's quickly gone from the coaching unemployment line to joining a Ravens staff that's in the Super Bowl.
Castillo last Monday chose the Ravens' job...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Unless the Ravens improve dramatically on offense, it's safe to assume they will interview candidates to become the team's offensive coordinator, including Jim Caldwell.
Caldwell became the OC when the Ravens fired Cam Cameron after Sunday's loss to...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 3:38 PM
If the next three games are Jim Caldwell's audition to become the Ravens' permanent offensive coordinator, then the odds are stacked against him.
On Thursday before practice, Caldwell was all smiles as he answered questions. He said he liked a...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 7:48 PM
Mount St. Joseph football coach Blake Henry thought about calling a draw play for quarterback Luke Casey when the Gaels had a chance to win Thursday night's game against Friendship Collegiate Academy.
Instead, trailing 18-13 with 3 yards to go on...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:34 PM
Lions will surprise
I think the Lions and Rams go to the playoffs in the NFC this season, but I like the Lions as biggest surprise because they play in a tougher division and have been down longer.
Coach Jim Schwartz has...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 3:00 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles haven’t been the team we expected (I’m no longer using the ‘D’ word when talking about the Eagles, and you’re welcome). They are 3-5 at the midway point of the season, and their margin for error to...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:02 PM
On Wednesday, Cal Ripken Jr.'s name appeared on the website of the Second Mile charity under the heading "Board of Directors: Honorary Board."
By Thursday, it didn't.
Ripken asked the Second Mile, a charity allegedly used by former Penn State football...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 8:22 PM
Marvin Lewis and Mike Smith talk nearly every week, discussing football and family and continuing a friendship that started more than a decade ago in Baltimore while coaching a championship defense.
Jim Schwartz, who brags about having the lowest phone...
| Aug 3, 2011
Eagles look dreamy
If they passed out a Lombardi Trophy to the team that added the most talent since veteran player movement began, it would go to the Eagles.
They added the best cornerback on the market in Nnamdi Asomugha,...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Why does the media, both print and broadcast, continue to make Joe Paterno the scapegoat of the Penn State scandal? Coach Paterno didn't even have a connection to the funnel of Jerry Sandusky's alleged indiscretions, his charity for at-risk youths known...
| Aug 14, 2011
Mike Patterson returned to Eagles camp on Saturday, 10 days after collapsing and suffering a seizure during practice in Bethlehem, Pa.
Patterson, 27, didn't practice, but was in uniform doing strength and conditioning drills with trainer Rick...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:38 PM
Trend sets that tone
It is possible teams will follow the Jaguars' lead and start their offseason housecleaning during the season.
It used to be that NFL teams waited until the season ended to do their dirty work. But it...