| Aug 27, 2011
| 2:50 PM
In the rough-and-tumble world of the NFL, the difference between playing the left and right tackle positions on the offensive line is usually millions of dollars and a certain amount of prestige.
But for the Ravens' Michael Oher, ceding the left tackle...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Monday night's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars will mark the 16th time in franchise history the Ravens have appeared on "Monday Night Football." Baltimore is 7-8 all-time in the weekly football showcase, and 3-2 under John Harbaugh. In those games,...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 8:45 AM
The McRib, which debuted in 1981, returned on Tuesday. How much do you know about the McRib?
1) The McRib has done more farewell tours than a) Phish b) the Doobie Brothers c) Marlene Dietrich d) all of the above e) cannot be determined
2) The McRib, in...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:00 PM
My apologies for interruptions in this week's blog schedule. I was actually doing real reporting for a change. (I know, crazy talk.) But I still had time to stay on top of my many fantasy football leagues. I completed another draft last week, and I have...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:02 PM
Super Bowl¿ champion: Patriots
AFC¿ championship game: Patriots over Texans
NFC¿ championship game: Saints over Packers
AFC division playoffs: Patriots over Chargers; Texans over Steelers
NFC division playoffs: Packers over Eagles;...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 8:45 PM
Could be career-ender
Los Angeles Times
It's going to be a long road back for Peyton Manning, and although I wouldn't bet against him returning, I wouldn't be shocked if this procedure ultimately caused him to call it a career.
| Sep 14, 2011
| 8:04 AM
Greeting, football fans. This week, we're taking our popular "Five Things" template we use to break down each Ravens game, and expanding to the rest of the NFL. Each week, we'll try to look at some of the trends and issues we noticed around the league. As...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
During the past week, Joe Paterno was fired, Eddie Murphy and Brett Ratner quit the Oscars and Greece’s prime minister stepped down. Just in case the trend continues, we asked our staff what they think is the best way to go out.
| Nov 29, 2011
| 8:42 PM
He just has to win
Los Angeles Times
Nick Saban said he was not going to be the next coach at Alabama, and then he was. The great ones don't have to be believable — they just have to win.
So what if Meyer double-talked and...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 8:14 AM
As he does after each game, columnist Mike Preston fielded your fan questions following the Ravens' 24-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns.
Tom in West Palm Beach: It appears the Ravens will head into the postseason as one of the top seeds. But each...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Understandably, the Ravens weren’t all that interested in discussing Peyton Manning on Wednesday, as much as we would have liked them to. With their quarterback out all season with a neck injury, the 0-12 Indianapolis Colts have gone from AFC...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 9:38 AM
He has gone from being a virtual unknown outside the walls of the Naval Academy to a respected, if still hard to pronounce name, in the coaching community. He has won more games in his first four years than any coach in the program's history.