| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:09 PM
The Ravens' offensive line experienced a rough night, a bout of regression that often left quarterback Joe Flacco lying on the ground.
After an encouraging game against the New England Patriots where Flacco wasn't sacked and rarely hit, he sustained...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:31 AM
In 1955, at the tender age of 21, Jimmy "Dimitri" Coroneos emigrated to the United States from Greece.
During his first week in America, Coroneos met his future wife, Millie. He settled in Ellicott City, worked in a factory near Catonsville and cashed...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:24 PM
He's 80 now, and slightly bent, as if preparing to set in a three-point stance. Three hip replacements, plus a new knee, will do that to a man.
Not that Ordell Braase is complaining.
"Physically, I'm in pretty good shape," said Braase, longtime...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:08 PM
The football seasons at Maryland and Navy turned on the health of their quarterbacks — in College Park for the worse, in Annapolis for the better.
When the Terps take the field at Byrd Stadium against Georgia Tech on Saturday, freshman Shawn...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Kevin Mackey surveyed the room filled with former Baltimore Colts who'd come to pay homage to his late father, John Mackey, and shook his head.
"I'm blown away," he said. "The fact that all of these players would show up tells me that they had a lot of...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 5:00 AM
In death, legendary Baltimore Colts tight end John Mackey will undoubtedly be remembered for how he played the game. The 6-foot, 2-inch, 230-pounder who played from 1963 to 1972 set the standard for his position, combining speed and power like no tight...
| May 25, 2011
| 6:02 PM
Matt Stover retiring? At the tender age of 43? What's he going to do, sit home all day and wait for the mailman to show up, like lots of other retirees we know?
Me, I still picture Stover working out on a dusty high school field, a couple of kids...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 1:52 PM
Super setup for Stover
Nearly 20 years apart, Matt Stover was a member of three separate Super Bowl teams. A decade after being a rookie who was on injured reserve for the New York Giants and nearly a decade before he was a 41-year old mid-season...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:58 PM
John Mackey changed the game of football on and off the field. The former Baltimore Colt brought grace to a position that had been known for its brutality, and he made the first real headway in the NFL players' fight to earn a more equal share of the pie....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 5:31 PM
Art Modell may have returned football to Baltimore, but in the eyes of the silver-haired owner, the Ravens were clearly a team of the people.
Eleven years ago, amid a swirl of confetti following the Ravens' Super Bowl victory in Tampa, a tearful Mr....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:03 AM
March 21, 1961: Modell bought the Browns for just under $4 million.
Aug. 18, 1962: Modell proposed and staged pro football's first preseason doubleheader at Cleveland Stadium. The Browns played the Steelers in one game and the Lions faced the Cowboys...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:02 AM
Art Modell forever will be known as the man who took the Browns out of Cleveland, but his legacy as one of the NFL's most influential personalities extends far beyond state lines. As an old-guard owner, he helped pour the foundation for today's game and...