| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:37 PM
One of my favorite assignments in the past year or so was the feature I did this week on former Dunbar and West Virginia star Tavon Austin, who for weeks has had talent evaluators in NFL organizations and in the media salivating about what he might do...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Every weekday through April 25, the day before the first round of the NFL draft, The Sun will examine where the Ravens stand at each position, the likelihood that they will address that spot early in the draft and some of the prospects that they may...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Last year, with the Ravens planning to select a wide receiver in the middle rounds of the NFL draft, team officials turned to quarterback Joe Flacco for advice.
He pushed for Tandon Doss, a possession receiver out of Indiana, because he thought Doss...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Update 9:52 p.m.: Here are a few quotes from The Castle on the Ravens' first two draft picks tonight. Here are a few highlights from tonight's news conference with Ravens director of player personnel Eric DeCosta, general manager Ozzie Newsome and coach...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 5:32 AM
Finding an outside linebacker wasn’t necessarily viewed as the Ravens’ top priority heading into this week’s draft, but when they got set to make the 35th overall selection Friday, they couldn’t resist adding another potential...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 10:02 PM
Ravens end a run on offensive linemen
The Ravens, who have said all offseason that they would like to improve their offensive line, watched as a run on offensive linemen unfolded between their two picks in the second round.
Two picks after the Ravens...
| Mar 13, 2014
According to Peter King of Sports Illustrated, NFL teams spent more than $1 billion dishing contracts in the first 24 hours of unfettered free agency. General managers and owners frantically made deals, burned piles of cash and presumably headed for the...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:27 AM
NFL Team Report - St. Louis Rams - INSIDE SLANT
Rams options open for second pick in the draft
Two years ago, the landscape was decidedly different when the NFL Scouting Combine ended.
Like this year, the St. Louis Rams had the second overall...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:37 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Seattle Seahawks - INSIDE SLANT
Finally, after 38 years, it all came together for the Seattle Seahawks, as the team won its first Super Bowl.
It did so in surprisingly dominant fashion, beating Denver 43-8 in East...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:51 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Arizona Cardinals - INSIDE SLANT
Cardinals need to get better on offensive line
The Arizona Cardinals had the best record (10-6) of any team not in the playoffs and face the challenge of playing in the NFL's...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Crystal Palace vs. Arsenal, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Stoke City at Manchester United, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Fulham at Southampton, 11:25 p.m. (NBCSN); MLS, Kansas City at...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Rams rookie wide receiver Tavon Austin can create matchup issues for the Bears against man and zone schemes. Think of him on inside breaking cuts, underneath option routes and vertical concepts that cater to his playmaking skills.
As shown here, the...