| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The Ravens see that Jimmy Smith can be a quality starting cornerback. They say he flashes that kind of ability every game. But they also see the moments when he gets caught out of place and gets stuck on somebody else’s highlight reel. That...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:53 PM
Torrey Smith’s blistering 77-yard touchdown sprint awakened a sleepy crowd and gave the home team an early lead against the Atlanta Falcons, but it couldn’t save another shaky preseason performance by quarterback Joe Flacco and the Ravens&...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
A few hours ago, I sat down and watched a replay of Sunday’s game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Cleveland Browns for a new feature from my colleague, Aaron Wilson, and me that will debut in Wednesday’s paper. I came away very...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:24 PM
One of the areas that the Ravens struggled in with regards to Sunday night’s 31-30 win against the New England Patriots was pass defense, and no one appeared to have a tougher outing than cornerback Cary Williams.
On New England’s first...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent
Broncos 34, Ravens 17
Strategy: It was an underwhelming debut for new offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell....
| Sep 11, 2011
Have the Eagles assembled the "Dream Team," or is this another fantasy football roster built to disappoint?
That's just one of the pressing questions heading into this NFL season.
A few of the others:
Did the lockout truly favor those teams with an...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 5:54 AM
COLLEGE PARK -- Brian Stewart, a former assistant with four NFL teams who oversaw the Dallas Cowboys' defense under Wade Phillips, has been named Maryland's new defensive coordinator.
Stewart, who spent the past two seasons as the University of Houston's...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Nothing has changed regarding the Ravens’ defensive coordinator vacancy and the feeling remains that the team’s linebackers coach, Dean Pees, is the clear front-runner to replace Chuck Pagano who is now the head coach of the Indianapolis...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
It's June, typically a sleepy time for the NFL (if there is such a thing) but ... Eagles cornerback Lito Sheppard is staying away from Philadelphia voluntary workouts over a contract issue and because his role with Philadelphia is a......
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:58 AM
The Miami Dolphins have lost two of the team's starting cornerbacks in 2013.
Earlier this week the Dolphins released often-injured starter Dimitri Patterson, and on Thursday four-year veteran Nolan Carroll signed a two-year deal with the Philadelphia...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 11:35 PM
NFL Team Report - Atlanta Falcons - INSIDE SLANT
Defensive front seven personnel was a top priority entering free agency Tuesday, but the angle taken to upgrade by the Atlanta Falcons was a bit of a surprise.
In the opening hour of the free agent...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Here's a breakdown of all the things I THINK I know heading into Tuesday's 4 p.m. start to the 2014 NFL season, which kicks off with the start of free agency.
1. All the big name players haven't been released YET. The Steelers, Panthers and Cowboys...