| Dec 7, 2012
| 12:58 PM
ASHBURN, Va. – For the first time this week, inside linebacker London Fletcher practiced with the rest of his Washington Redskins teammates, working on a limited basis inside the team’s indoor bubble Friday.
Fletcher, who has been hobbled by...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 5:00 AM
ASHBURN, Va. – In what many would consider the twilight of his career, this middle linebacker has strung together multiple consecutive Pro Bowl appearances while recording more than 100 tackles and serving as the inspiration for his team’s...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:23 PM
A helmet to the chest from Kansas City Chiefs center Ryan Lilja rudely greeted Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis, a punishing blow reinforced by Lilja shoving the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year to the ground.
Lewis suffered similar rough...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Unless you count Mario Williams, a defensive end who can also play outside linebacker in a 3-4 defense, there won’t be any marquee linebackers available in free agency this offseason. But there are a handful of solid starters -- including a pair...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 5:00 AM
When middle linebacker Gary Brackett was lost for the season in September after requiring surgery on his left rotator cuff, many expected the Indianapolis Colts defense to suffer.
True to form, the unit has under-performed this season, but Brackett&...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 8:31 PM
— In a performance befitting their dismal, error- and injury-filled campaign, the Washington Redskins stumbled their way through a 34-10 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in their final game of the season Sunday.
Rex Grossman kept team and individual...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 11:00 AM
The Associated Press NFL All-Pro teams were announced Friday, and three Ravens players were named to the first team: outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and fullback Vonta Leach.
Suggs led the Ravens with 14 sacks in 2011, and...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 1:57 PM
The man who finished last season as the AFC’s leading tackler looks like he’s going to finish out his February on a similarly high note.
Former Maryland star linebacker D’Qwell Jackson reportedly has agreed to a five-year deal worth...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 9:15 AM
A week into free agency, the movement among free-agent linebackers has been limited, especially when it comes to the inside linebackers. There have been some signings at the position -- such as Joe Mays re-signing in Denver and Dan Connor joining Dallas...
| Oct 24, 2011
Mike Shanahan's switch from Rex Grossman to former Ravens backup John Beck as starting quarterback couldn't ignite the Washington Redskins, who suffered another series of critical injuries to their starters Sunday as they lost, 33-20, to the Carolina...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 6:24 PM
The glare hasn’t gone anywhere. Even in training camp practices, Ray Lewis’ scowl, which has almost dared opposing teams to run his way for nearly two decades in the NFL, remains omnipresent. But the long-time face of the Ravens’ vaunted...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 12:27 PM
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