| Nov 11, 2012
| 8:53 AM
When the Oakland Raiders used the seventh overall pick in the 2009 draft to select Darrius Heyward-Bey, the McDonogh graduate and Maryland product was the first wide receiver taken off the board.
That honor raised the bar for Heyward-Bey, who is trying...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 12:25 PM
In the NFL, there's a general rule of thumb that it takes a wide receiver three years to reach his potential. As with almost every rule, there are exceptions, and the Ravens will meet one of those exceptions Monday night when the Cincinnati Bengals...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:25 PM
For the second straight day, inside linebacker Ray Lewis was listed by the Ravens as having practiced on a limited basis Tuesday.
Lewis, who is trying to be ready for the team’s Thanksgiving night clash with the San Francisco 49ers, is dealing with...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 6:56 PM
Inside linebacker Ray Lewis is officially questionable for the Ravens’ clash with the San Francisco 49ers on Thanksgiving night.
Lewis, who did not play in Sunday’s victory over the Cincinnati Bengals because of an injured toe on his right...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 4:25 PM
Inside linebacker Ray Lewis will miss the Ravens’ clash with the San Francisco 49ers on Thanksgiving night, marking his second straight absence.
Lewis, who did not play in Sunday’s victory over the Cincinnati Bengals because of an injured toe...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 9:06 PM
Ray Lewis sat out his second straight game as the Ravens elected to deactivate the inside linebacker for the Thanksgiving night showdown with the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday night.
Lewis, a 12-time Pro Bowler, told The NFL Network during a pre-game...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:30 PM
In last week's installment of Fantasy Fodder, I cautioned you to not panic and trade away one of five notable early-season disappointments if your team was stuck in the cellar. I hope this past week was better for you.
This week, we're going to turn...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Carson Palmer will be a hot commodity on the waiver wire this week after the Cincinnati Bengals traded him to the Oakland Raiders for a pair of high draft picks. I can't imagine that someone in your fantasy league already has Palmer on his or her roster...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 11:20 PM
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NFL Team Report - San Francisco 49ers - INSIDE SLANT
The San Francisco 49ers have been outscored 57-3 in their two preseason games. The good news, however, is very few of the team's mainstays have gotten much playing time.
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:35 PM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. One amenity Levi's Stadium didn't come with for the 49ers: points on the scoreboard.
The 49ers made their debut there Sunday with a 34-0 loss to the Denver Broncos and reigning league MVP Peyton Manning.
But, hey, how about that...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
His football team now resides in the heart of the Silicon Valley, so it's only natural that San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh would describe the maturation of his quarterback in terms a techie could appreciate.
"Colin [Kaepernick] is at the highest...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:50 PM
BALTIMORE An exhibition opener shouldn't mean much for a 12-year veteran. But these are special circumstances for Anquan Boldin.
Closure is on Boldin's mind as he begins another potential Super Bowl run. He wants to thank the Baltimore Ravens' fans a...