| Feb 6, 2012
| 10:30 AM
For the second time in five seasons, New York quarterback Eli Manning has led the Giants to the Super Bowl title -- not too shabby for a former first-round draft pick who was criticized often in his first four NFL seasons.
Does that last part sound...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 12:16 PM
The New York Giants victory over the New England Patriots in Sunday's Super Bowl made history as the most watched show ever on television, according to NBC and Nielsen Media Research.
Here's the release from NBC:
Super Bowl XLVI is the most-watched...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 7:09 PM
It's too early to tell
Now is not the time and place to determine if Tom Coughlin is a Hall of Fame coach. He still is coaching and could add, or even subtract, from his legacy. What's more, there is a five-year waiting...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 3:02 PM
This is the first installment of a three-part series in which Baltimore Sun staff writer Matt Vensel examines all three phases of the Ravens and how those areas can be improved this offseason. He will tackle the Ravens defense in Friday's newspaper and...
| 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...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 8:56 AM
I give all this Jeremy Lin hoopla another month or so. No, I don't think Jeremy will be finished by then. I think he's got another 20 years of great play in him. What I mean is that this incessant bad punning using his last name will finally be exhausted....
| Jan 23, 2012
| 3:03 AM
1. Joe Flacco might not be playing in the Super Bowl this year, but he'll get to one eventually. And he'll do it wearing a Ravens uniform. After watching him play four years of football, and seeing him both at his best, and at his worst, I feel totally...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 10:50 AM
A little over 10 months ago, Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti provided a timetable for negotiations with quarterback Joe Flacco on a long-term contract extension.
"I would anticipate an extension that starts in 2012," Bisciotti told The Baltimore Sun. "Our...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:00 AM
One more Prediction Friday before we say goodbye to the NFL season (I know many of you said goodbye when Billy Cundiff’s kick sailed into infamy).Sunday is the Super Bowl (glad that nine-week wait after the conference championships is over) and I&...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 12:40 PM
1-1 two weeks ago
Patriots 28, Giants 24
Aren't you just sick to death of Tom Brady? With the three Super Bowl rings, the hair, the super-model wife, the UGG boots? Too bad. He'll be all over the highlights again after...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Randy Edsall goes back with Tom Coughlin more than 35 years, when the first-year Maryland football coach was a backup quarterback at Syracuse and Coughlin, now on the eve of his second Super Bowl as head coach of the New York Giants, was his offensive...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Weeks before the start of the NFL season, a small group of New York Giants fans approached the new owner of the Canton bar the Americana: Could they make it their hangout?
Owner Alex van Breukelen is a Long Island native and the son of a man devoted to...