| Jan 27, 2013
| 6:45 PM
Maybe now that the Super Bowl is less than a week away it's time to get some serious answers about The Game.
We'll continue to hear about all the other issues again this week. How much has the announced retirement of Ray Lewis lifted the Ravens? Which...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Each day this week, Baltimore Sun reporter and blogger Matt Vensel will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today, he looks at the challenge of defending Colin Kaepernick and the pistol offense.
In their stunning run to Super Bowl...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Joe Flacco woke up groggy Monday after partying late into the night, hanging out with Jay-Z and Beyonce as he celebrated the game of his career.
Early in the day, the Ravens quarterback received keys to a 2014 Corvette Stingray, the prize for being...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Because doing a full, 32-team list of power rankings is too much work, I rank the top 11 teams in the NFL after each exciting football weekend (that's where the "first and 10" comes in). I was off on Monday, so here are my belated but still timely...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Week 16 is finally here, and after Monday night’s game, the fantasy football season will be over for most of us, if your season hasn’t been ended already. My teams went 1-for-5 on what I will now call Black Sunday, so the best I can do in my...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Former Cleveland Browns and soon-to-be-former Denver Broncos quarterback Brady Quinn is being scrutinized for honest comments he made about Broncos teammate Tim Tebow to GQ magazine during the 2011 season.
Ravens linebacker and 2011 NFL Defensive...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:30 AM
In the meeting rooms that the Ravens defense has huddled this week, a certain amount of attention has been paid to Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson and wide receivers A.J. Green and Jerome Simpson.
But that doesn’t mean that they...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 10:56 AM
•••• Holy hell (literally), "Diablo III" finally has a release date! May 15, kids. [Blizzard]
•••• EA Sports' football titles are both in the crowd-sourcing spirit this year. Cam Newton is leading...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 11:30 AM
For Thursday’s newspaper, I began a three-part series called “Tweaking the Ravens” and I started by tweaking the offense. A big chunk of the analysis piece (you can find it here) was about the importance of continuity and stability for...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Sam Farmer's pick
Panthers 24, Giants 21 — With Hakeem Nicks out, the Giants could have trouble with a Carolina secondary that picked off Drew Brees twice. New York's secondary is suspect, and if Cam Newton can get away from that defensive front,...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Jul 21, 2012
| 4:52 PM
Before stepping onto the football field at Mount St. Joseph High School on Saturday, the Diamond Flight Camp coaching staff made a decision. It would cut the event's workout sessions short and head indoors for a respite from the heavy rains expected later...