| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:24 AM
Terrance West, the running back who set Football Championship Subdivision records while leading Towson to the school’s first title game appearance, confirmed Tuesday morning that he will skip his senior year and enter the NFL draft.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:00 AM
This was always the worst time of year.
Covering Harford County sports years ago, I thought the lull between the end of the fall season and the beginning of the winter was dreadful.
There were only two sports - basketball and wrestling (three if you...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Chuck Foreman, meet Earl "The Pearl" Monroe.
That's the how-de-do that Foreman, a former NFL star running back, wants to hear.
"It would be a joy to run into Earl some day," he said. Foreman, who's from Frederick, played seven years with the Minnesota...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:47 PM
The final word belongs to Ravens rookie free safety Matt Elam.
Following a week where he created unwanted headlines when he called Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson "pretty old," Elam intercepted a Matthew Stafford pass in the final minute to preserve...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Fullback Vonta Leach was an afterthought during Monday night’s 18-16 win over the Detroit Lions.
Leach has seen his playing time dwindle over the past two months, but his three snaps on offense against the Lions were his fewest since the Week 9...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The confidence of star Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has kept pace with his rapidly increasing production this year.
Gordon has overcome persistent early-season trade rumors, a two-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Moments after the Ravens' flailing defense suffered a series of late breakdowns that nearly cost them the football game on Sunday, the offense and special teams salvaged a dramatic victory.
After the defense allowed touchdowns to Minnesota Vikings...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Ravens rookie wide receiver Marlon Brown identified a weak spot in the Minnesota Vikings' zone coverage scheme, and capitalized on it for the game-winning touchdown Sunday.
When Brown darted behind Vikings middle linebacker Audie Cole, he caught a...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Offense in the NFL is all about identifying mismatches and exploiting them, something the New England Patriots were able to do on a weekly basis when they had tight ends Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez.
Gronkowski was an in-line monster for the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:28 AM
The Ravens have won four straight games to save their season and put themselves in position to play for the AFC North title next week, but first they must beat the New England Patriots, perhaps their tallest task since playing the Denver Broncos in Week...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 3:57 PM
The importance of what only a week ago was regarded as a routine game Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings has grown exponentially for the Cincinnati Bengals.
After a 30-20 loss Sunday to the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Bengals (9-5) are clinging to a one-...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Three Sundays ago, during the New England Patriots' football game against the Cleveland Browns, the collective heart of Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., stopped: In the middle of the third quarter, after tight end Rob Gronkowski caught a pass for...