| Sep 11, 2011
Have the Eagles assembled the "Dream Team," or is this another fantasy football roster built to disappoint?
That's just one of the pressing questions heading into this NFL season.
A few of the others:
Did the lockout truly favor those teams with an...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Sunday was a pretty good day for the Harbaugh family.
Not only did John Harbaugh and Ravens vanquish their AFC North rivals in the Pittsburgh Steelers in convincing fashion by a 35-7 score, but Jim Harbaugh earned his first win as the head coach of the...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 7:26 PM
We've reached the quarter pole of the NFL season, and it's probably fair to say we still don't quite know what to make of this Ravens team.
They've pounded two of their rivals (the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets), they've laid an egg against a...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Last season there were a total of five new teams in the NFL’s 12-team playoff format. Given surprisingly slow starts in Philadelphia, Atlanta, Indianapolis and elsewhere this season, that number could easily rise. At the quarter pole, here are six...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 5:00 AM
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has been catching a little flak for his decision to play several starters into the fourth quarter of an eventual 48-3 laugher against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.
The greatest heat has been applied after...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Maybe it just seems like an every-week occurrence, but Ravens coach John Harbaugh was asked for at least the second time in as many weeks about a decision made by his brother Jim Harbaugh, who coaches the San Francisco 49ers.
Last week, the 49ers’...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 5:32 PM
The American Football Conference championship and a trip to the Super Bowl are at stake for the Baltimore Ravens this weekend, but a win could also mean big bucks for players seeking endorsements.
Ray Rice, Joe Flacco or even some lesser-known Raven will...
| Jan 19, 2012
Time to clean slate
Until Jim Caldwell gets another chance to coach, there will be questions about whether he won only because he inherited Tony Dungy's team or because he had Peyton Manning to run the offense.
| Feb 23, 2012
| 11:03 AM
On Wednesday night, the Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team played North Carolina Central – the Big Ten, despite having an even number of teams now, still has bye weeks in basketball, leading to absurdities like this one – and welcomed a...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Ravens at Patriots
Giants at 49ers
2-2 last week
Ravens 27, Patriots 24
I agonized over this one. Studied both teams, had a few beers, decided the Ravens defense can contain Tom Brady and Ray Rice will...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Though many years of experience separating players in the Catonsville Stars youth football program from their professional counterparts, the youngsters still feel a connection to their idols on the Ravens through the number on their uniform.
| Dec 19, 2011
| 9:36 PM
A day after a humbling 34-14 loss to the San Diego Chargers knocked the Ravens off their perch atop the AFC North, they are back in the lead — for now, at least — after the Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the San Francisco 49ers, 20-3, on Monday...