| May 30, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Inside linebacker C.J. Mosley had some tough classes at the University of Alabama, but nothing as hard as learning about playing in the National Football League.
Mosley has been on a crash course since the Ravens drafted him in the first-round (17th...
| Mar 26, 2014
At least one ACC team has reached the NCAA tournament's regional finals each of the last seven years, and 36 of the last 40. Pressure's on, Virginia.
The lone team standing among the ACC's six tournament qualifiers, the Cavaliers face Michigan State...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Phil Emery put a couple special teams coaches on his list of coaching candidates, and that’s only the two that we know about. The Bears general manager might have more names on his LinkedIn account, and it can’t be just to comply with the...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Howie Long is taking Sunday off from work for the first time in 20 years.
And he will be miserable, even if he doesn’t know it yet.
Howie Long won’t be on the “NFL on Fox’’ set, likely a welcome break from Terry Bradshaw&...
| May 20, 2012
Wood Selig has been here before and vows not to repeat his mistakes. Here is shepherding a football program from AAA to the big leagues. Mistakes include crippling schedules and high-volume redshirting.
Selig is Old Dominion's athletic director. He is...
| Jan 7, 2011
Our society has pulled off quite the paradoxical feat, being at once tolerant of rampant, base vulgarity and sensitive to the slightest slur. It's much like the Orwellian "doublethink," wherein one can hold two opposing ideas at the same time, believing...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 7:05 PM
Ravens head coach John Harbaugh is trying to walk the line without falling off the edge — and possibly taking down his team, as well.
Everything seems to be great in the purple Kool-Aid world of the Ravens. The team has won the AFC North title. The...
| Jun 16, 2013
HAMPTON — Tyrod Taylor received his Super Bowl ring June 7. A week later his mom confiscated the most cherished bling in American team sports.
"I got the watch," said Taylor's dad, Rodney, laughing at his consolation prize.
| Feb 4, 2013
Chalk it up to the "Ray Lewis Effect" if you want. Call it destiny or some other overused term for that which defies logical explanation. The only thing that matters now is that you can call the Ravens the undisputed champions of the football world.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:26 PM
There's little question that the Ray Lewis era has been all good for the Ravens and Baltimore sports fans.
There's no doubt that he will go down in history as one of the greatest middle linebackers in NFL history.
And, since everyone knew he was...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 11:19 AM
When the going got tough — and things got pretty dicey in December — the Ravens didn't wilt. They didn't even wonder if a season that once seemed to have such promise was coming unraveled at just the wrong time.
Or so they say.
| Feb 10, 2013
| 4:09 PM
The comparisons are inevitable because there has been only one other Super Bowl winning season in the Ravens' 17-year history in Baltimore.
Both the 2000 and 2012 teams will have their special place, but no championship season will ever compare to the...