| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:45 PM
A burst of heat and humidity prompted early school closings and electricity-saving measures across the region Wednesday, but a snap back to fall-like weather lies ahead Friday and through the weekend.
Temperatures surged to highs of 95 degrees at...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Sept. 12, 2004: The Orioles use 10 pitchers, a major league record in a nine-inning game, and lose, 9-7, to the New York Yankees before an announced 47,780 at Camden Yards. Mercifully, Bruce Chen goes the distance the next day for the Birds.
| Jan 11, 2013
| 9:02 AM
They will probably lock eyes more than a few times Saturday, one of the best offensive players of his generation staring straight ahead at one of the era's best defenders.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will spot Ray Lewis across the line of...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Former Denver Broncos star pass rusher Elvis Dumervil is expected to be in heavy demand.
The Super Bowl champion Ravens, who hope to meet with Dumervil later this week after the NFL owners meetings in Phoenix, could face competition for the Pro Bowl...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:02 PM
An offseason of losses gave way to a big Ravens gain Sunday night as they announced that they have agreed in principle on a five-year deal with former Denver Broncos defensive end Elvis Dumervil.
Dumervil, a three-time Pro Bowl selection who had 63 ½...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 5:30 AM
It is not Demaryius Thomas, the Broncos’ No. 1 receiver.
Nor is it Eric Decker, one of the best No. 2 receivers across the land.
“What will happen is you won’t be able to say one person’s name without saying the other,’&...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:03 AM
March 21, 1961: Modell bought the Browns for just under $4 million.
Aug. 18, 1962: Modell proposed and staged pro football's first preseason doubleheader at Cleveland Stadium. The Browns played the Steelers in one game and the Lions faced the Cowboys...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:07 AM
The consequences were swift for Denver Broncos director of player personnel Matt Russell and director of pro personnel Tom Heckert in the wake of their arrests for driving under the influence in Colorado.
Russell was suspended indefinitely without pay...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:25 AM
When the six-game suspension of Denver Broncos star outside linebacker Von Miller for violating the NFL substance-abuse policy became official Tuesday, one of the first questions posed to executive vice president of football operations John Elway was if...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 9:00 AM
On Sunday, pretty much everyone in Baltimore will be rooting for the Ravens. Likewise in San Francisco with the 49ers. But the rest of the nation’s football fans? Most will just be rooting for another entertaining Super Bowl.
Each of the last five...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Joe Flacco looked tired, or maybe he was just bored. It was hard to tell.
He has prepared for three AFC championship games now, so perhaps the thrill factor — not that Flacco would admit to experiencing such a thing — has worn off.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:36 PM
Of this, there is not much debate: no one in sports has mastered the pregame speech like Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis. And his gift for hyper intense gab — the way he builds to furious crescendo, cajoling those listening to rise up against an enemy...