| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What are your thoughts on Maryland’s just-released basketball schedule?
Jeff Barker: A few...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:34 PM
New York attorney Peter Ginsberg has represented several high-profile professional athletes — such as NFL stars Michael Irvin and Jonathan Vilma, as well as PGA Tour player Vijay Singh — in defamation lawsuits. But he has also taken on cases...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Not all rules make sense. For instance, if you live in Denver, it’s against the law to lend your vacuum cleaner to a neighbor. According to DumbLaws.com, anyway.
In all my years of watching football — let’s just say I became a Cowboy...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:47 PM
When Howard Schnellenberger took over as the University of Miami head coach in 1979, he pledged to win a national title within five years and to do so with local talent.
Schnellenberger figured if he didn’t let the local players skip town to...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:32 PM
2013 NFL Draft schedule on NFL Network includes live coverage of the Draft from New York City's Radio City Music Hall beginning April 25, with a record-high 47 hours of live coverage. NFL Network's roster of analysts, reporters and college coaches, and 15...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 11:09 AM
I wasn’t there for the 7 a.m. start, but I’ve seen almost all of the NFL Network’s Super Bowl Sunday pre-game coverage. And as of 1 p.m. (EST), I am here to tell you it is outstanding.
Warren Sapp, elected into the Hall of Fame...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:19 AM
The staying power of retiring Ravens star inside linebacker Ray Lewis resonates strongly with former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Irvin, a fellow Miami football standout.
For Irvin, watching the two-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year excel...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:08 PM
In addition to the Ravens on the field for Super Bowl XLVII, Baltimore viewers are going to see some familiar faces on the NFL Network's coverage leading up to the game.
Starting Jan. 28 through gameday Feb. 3, the channel will offer 140 hours of game-...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:38 AM
Jimmy Johnson famously said he didn't treat all his players the same.
If Emmitt Smith or Michael Irvin made a mistake, it would be dealt with differently than if a rookie committed the same gaffe.
Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin obviously doesn't...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The loss of inside linebacker Ray Lewis to a torn right triceps suffered in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 31-29 win against the Dallas Cowboys saps the Ravens of their leading tackler and emotional sparkplug.
But according to a pair of NFL Network...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:27 AM
I know I will probably never hear a seriously negative word about the NFL on its owned and operated cable channel. But I have to admit, I almost always enjoy watching the Baltimore Ravens on the NFL Network.
I was reminded Thursday again of what a...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:58 PM
Instead of receiving the usual jeers that go with their profession, NFL referee Gene Steratore and his crew were treated like conquering heroes Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium.
Steratore was greeted by fans with a standing ovation prior to the Ravens'...