| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:00 PM
On the first day of training camp, Clarence Brooks, the Ravens defensive line coach, walked up to a whiteboard in the unit's meeting room and wrote two numbers — 27 and 48 — on the board.
After getting quizzical looks and no answers, Brooks...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 2:04 PM
In the fourth quarter of the Ravens' Week 1 victory over the Steelers, there was a moment I'm not sure any of us could have imagined, or even fathomed, a year ago.
Baltimore was putting the finishing touches on a therapeutic beat down of its...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 4:43 AM
1. If you have issues with your offensive line, or your quarterback likes to hang in there against the pass rush, the Ravens defense will eat you alive.
With the Ravens sporting a 3-1 record going into the bye week, there is a lot to be impressed with...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 5:01 PM
After watching his New York Jets' offense get steam rolled in a 34-17 loss Sunday night, Rex Ryan paid the Ravens' defense the ultimate compliment, saying the group reminded him of the 2000 and 2006 units that he helped coach.
The Ravens' 2000 defense...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 4:00 AM
When Chuck Pagano succeeded Greg Mattison as defensive coordinator in January, Pagano made no attempt to hide his objective to have the unit return to its aggressive, blitz-happy roots.
Through four weeks, the Ravens have seemingly carried out Pagano&...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 12:57 PM
When Chuck Pagano was promoted from secondary coach to defensive coordinator by the Ravens in January, he said that his defensive philosophy was, "Let's go out and wreak havoc."
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger learned exactly what that...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 11:27 PM
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NCAAF Team Report - Michigan - INSIDE SLANT
Michigan struggled to find its footing in the second quarter of a 34-10 win over Miami (Ohio). In particular, the Wolverines committed three turnovers that allowed the RedHawks -- who haven'...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:37 AM
The multi-talented Jabrill Peppers could be the biggest thing to hit Michigan’s secondary since Charles Woodson. It’s why he is one of my freshman to watch this upcoming college football season.
Jabrill Peppers, CB, Michigan
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:58 AM
USA Today’s annual database of college football assistant coaches’ salaries further punctures the myth that Virginia is not committed to the sport while, through no fault of the newspaper, understates staff compensation at Virginia Tech....
| Jan 19, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Michigan hires former Florida defensive coordinator Greg Mattison New coach Brady Hoke and the Wolverines hired Ravens' defensive coordinator Greg Mattison to lead the Michigan defense....
| Mar 24, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Ten players to watch in the Big Ten this college season With the addition of Nebraska to the Big Ten Conference, the level of play has only gotten better to an already good conference full of talent....
| Jul 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
College Football Countdown: No. 37 Michigan...