| Jan 5, 2012
The first story that Hammond coach Dan Makosy would tell you if you asked him about Devon Paye might be the one about the time the senior running back destroyed a pair of Schutt shoulder pads during a football game.
According to the yarn, it was the...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Ravens running back Ray Rice was scheduled to become a free agent, but the team has placed the franchise tag on him in the hopes of working out a long-term deal with the Pro Bowl back. That’s a bummer for teams looking for an elite running back as...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:56 PM
The bullet is still an inch from Curtis Brinkley's heart.
It survived hours of emergency surgery. It was lodged there during months of rehab. And three years after the early-morning shooting nearly killed Brinkley, it remains inside of him as he lives...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 9:23 AM
Shocking bulletin from the Big Apple: New York is officially agog at the Jets signing of Tim Tebow. "Linsanity" is so yesterday. Now it's all about "Timsanity."
The New York media is reacting to the Jets' controversial signing in its usual under-stated...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Anthony Allen’s first emotion was disappointment.
He had grown up idolizing Ricky Williams. As a high school running back from Florida, Allen watched Williams’ every move during his time with the Miami Dolphins. One of the best parts about...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Critics might say that the New York Jets have become prolific at running their mouths.
Running the football hasn't been quite as easy for New York.
Only seven other teams in the NFL have gained fewer yards on the ground than the Jets. That kind of...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 AM
RAVENS RUN OFFENSE VS. JETS RUN DEFENSE: The Jets have spent the days leading up to the game answering questions about what has happened to their run defense. Unable to set the edge and deal with the Oakland Raiders’ speed last week, they were...
| Oct 2, 2011
Santonio Holmes had just one catch last Sunday and three the week before that, but if you are worried that the Ravens might overlook the New York Jets' speedy wide receiver Sunday night, you obviously have a selective memory.
Ravens defensive coordinator...
| Sep 22, 2003
SAN DIEGO -- A week after rewriting the NFL record book, the Ravens delivered one for Ripley's yesterday.
Believe it or not, the Ravens inexplicably rolled past the winless San Diego Chargers, 24-10, on the wings of a lucky bounce, a jaw-dropping leap...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Santonio Holmes. Now a Bear.
It's the kind of mid-August development that moves the needle. An established receiver joining a potent offense in need of additional help. So you can imagine the initial curiosity that accompanied Saturday's news that...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:20 PM
In July, as he does every July, Mark Sanchez went home.
He flew back to the West Coast to spend a few days at Camp Quarterback, a passing clinic run by Bob Johnson, Sanchez's old coach at Mission Viejo High School in Southern California, and Bob's son...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 5:50 PM
With NFL training camps beginning this week, pro football has provided many more questions than answers. The picture will become clearer in the coming weeks.
Are the Seattle Seahawks poised to repeat as Super Bowl champions?
Is Johnny Football going...