| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:51 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Dallas Cowboys - INSIDE SLANT
The Dallas Cowboys are heading for a training camp showdown with backup quarterback Kyle Orton, who missed the entire offseason program and is now boycotting the mandatory minicamp....
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Dez Bryant sure could have used some of that Louis XIII Rare Cask going around the Pappa Bros. Steakhouse that night back in 2010.
Probably couldn't afford it, though, since he was the one footing the bill for several teammates, none of whom seemed to...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:49 PM
What appeared to be a harmless tackle of Dallas Cowboys’ running back Phillip Tanner in the fourth quarter Sunday became the last play Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis will make this season.
Lewis, 37 years old and a veteran of 17 NFL seasons,...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 6:58 PM
Having been through the difficult and sometimes lonely process of rehabbing a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee suffered in the final month of his rookie campaign in 2009, Lardarius Webb is more than familiar with what it will take to...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 6:29 PM
The moment Lardarius Webb hit the turf Sunday, the Ravens assumed they would be moving forward without him.
Tests confirmed Monday that Webb, a rare bright spot on the Ravens’ fading defense, needed knee surgery and would miss the rest of the...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Apr 12, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb had regained trust in his surgically repaired left knee by the end of last season.
He became confident enough to plant without hesitation to backpedal, break on the football and accelerate into coverage.
It was the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The Ducks on Monday sent center Saku Koivu and goalie Viktor Fasth home to Anaheim for evaluation and treatment of their injuries.
Koivu was knocked out in Sunday’s 4-3 victory at Columbus – the fourth game of the Ducks’ eight-game...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Looking back at the weekend's motor racing, including NASCAR's races at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway and NHRA drag racing at Las Vegas, five things come to mind:
Darrell Wallace Jr. will probably win another race soon. Wallace, 20, became only the second...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Hazing in the NBA has always been about as sinister as a Dora the Explorer backpack, as menacing as a Hanson song.
If it were a reality television show, it could air on Nick Jr.
Cue the cute and cuddly Earl Clark dressed as a banana.
Cut to Quincy...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 5:07 PM
In the final frantic two minutes, Ravens players hobbled on and off the field, some occupying roles that they had never before been asked to fill. By necessity, Dean Pees sent in defensive packages that the Ravens hadn’t even practiced, all while...