| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:18 AM
College football is heading for a new day. It won't be long before the players on the field are going to receive more than a pittance. The present structure governed by the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association is beginning to crack....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:56 PM
When Ozzie Newsome reflects on the remarkable exploits of Jonathan Ogden, the Ravens general manager thinks first of silence.
You have to be awfully good at your job to avoid the barbed scrutiny of NFL fans and analysts. You have to be an awfully decent...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:47 PM
It's not unusual for the defense to be ahead of the offense at this point, but it appears the Ravens have a chance to be special again.
In the three-day minicamp that ended Thursday, the Ravens were impressive on defense and completely dominated the...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:18 PM
When Ozzie Newsome retired from the NFL following a Hall of Fame career as a tight end, the former NFL star immediately took a job in the original Cleveland Browns' front office as a special assignment scout.
Two years later, Newsome was promoted to...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Ball carries Badgers
Wisconsin's Montee Ball will repeat as Big Ten offensive player of the year and carry the Badgers to a second consecutive conference title-game victory. Playing within a weakened division due to Ohio...
| Dec 8, 2011
The holidays can be stressful, and once the Christmas season hits, free time is precious.
Thus, in the holiday spirit of selflessness, here is our top 20 (of the 35 games) to help you best adjust your calendar around the holidays.
20. Holiday Bowl,...
| Nov 20, 1997
Want to get a rise out of the normally unflappable Jonathan Ogden? Bring up the toughness issue.
Go ahead. Remind Ogden that, on the surface, he doesn't always act like an NFL offensive lineman. The same way those scouting reports hinted he wasn't...
| Jul 25, 1996
The Ravens' training camp is barely a week old, and the consensus opinion on rookie guard Jonathan Ogden, the first No. 1 draft pick in team history, has become clear.
This kid can play.
The Ravens selected Ogden, 21, because they could not resist his...
| Apr 15, 1996
Jonathan Ogden was overly shy as a kid -- he once won a spelling bee while keeping his back to the audience -- and sometimes sensed others were gawking at his large physique. He has come a long way, although he still has trouble speaking in front of large...
| Apr 22, 1996
Baltimore Ravens offensive line coach Kirk Ferentz was watching UCLA's offense when he put the video on rewind to watch Jonathan Ogden again.
"There was one play where he was about 15 yards downfield and then he starts driving the free safety further...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Outback Bowl Preview: Iowa vs. LSU
OUTBACK BOWL STORYLINES
1. The spotlight will be on freshman quarterback Anthony Jennings when LSU meets Iowa in the Outback Bowl in Tampa, Fla., on New Year's Day. Jennings will make his first...
| Dec 15, 2013
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's 21st consecutive bowl, Wake Forest's regime change and Texas' political theater remind anew of Frank Beamer's remarkable tenure at his alma mater, a fact not lost on the man himself.
Beamer, you see, is exceptionally...