| Aug 4, 2012
| 1:31 PM
The silence was probably what concerned Calvin Walker most.
It made the 5-minute car ride from the Ravens' complex to their Owings Mills apartment feel like a cross-country trip. It marred meals and lingered over nights at home.
Walker moved from...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:23 PM
I recall telling my father that I couldn't wait to turn 21 and he told me not to be in such a rush because your life will flash past in the blink of an eye.
This last year was here and then in a moment it was gone. However, when I look at the year as...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 3:48 PM
During Kelly Coppedge's final conversation with her grandfather last Sunday, she says he was still thinking about Navy's football team.
"He asked, 'When's Navy playing and who are they playing?" Kelly Coppedge recalled Thursday.
J.O. "Bo" Coppedge,...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 10:43 AM
June 22, 1996: Trailing 3-0 in the bottom of the ninth inning, the Orioles hit three home runs to defeat the Kansas City Royals, 5-3. Rafael Palmeiro, Bobby Bonilla and Mark Smith connect for the second-place Birds (39-31).
June 20, 1974: Moses Malone,...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Irish battle tested
The Buckeyes have one of the more dynamic players in college football in Braxton Miller, a dual-threat quarterback who was second in the Big Ten in total offense this season. His play helped make...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Two, if he's lucky
It's a fair question considering Johnny Manziel won the award as a redshirt freshman. Only one other person — Archie Griffin — has won the award multiple times and he did that almost four...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Ravens Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata said he hasn't been fined by the NFL at this point for a roughing the passer infraction stemming from his crushing hit on Washington Redskins star rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III.
| Dec 15, 2012
| 11:43 AM
As the Ravens endure one of their worst seasons as far as serious injuries to key defensive personnel, one of their top defenders has continued to become healthier and more active on the field.
Hampered by a right shoulder problem and a sprained right...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 5:12 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Bombarded by questions about a bizarre scandal involving a fake girlfriend hoax, Notre Dame middle linebacker Manti Te'o hardly even blinked with the eyes of the entire NFL staring at him.
Te'o didn't even lose his cool Saturday when he...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Troubled former Louisiana State star cornerback Tyrann Mathieu is painfully aware of just how much he's damage he's inflicted on his reputation with potential NFL employers, and how his many transgressions with drugs have cost him financially.
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:25 PM
When the Baltimore Ravens seemed as far from the bright dawn of their 9-2 start as possible, Matthew Jeffers wrote an email early one morning to the team after it had lost three straight games.
In a simple three-paragraph note written early on the...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Irish bring some magic
Notre Dame will win the BCS championship.
On paper the Irish should not. They don't even play in the SEC.
But there is something magical about what Brian Kelly is doing in South Bend. Yes, they'...