| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Admittedly, when I heard the Ravens were on the verge of hiring Wisconsin running backs coach Thomas Hammock, I didn’t know anything about him. The Ravens have been looking to poach a couple of young, bright assistants from the college ranks to...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:53 AM
The arrival of new running backs coach Thomas Hammock should provide some energy to the Ravens' backfield based on his background at Wisconsin.
The Badgers manufactured one of the strongest rushing offenses in college football, setting a single-season...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:20 PM
The arrival of new running backs coach Thomas Hammock is expected to provide a boost to the Ravens' running game.
Especially based on his track record at Wisconsin where he coached Heisman Trophy finalist and Doak Walker award winner Montee Ball, the...
| Aug 27, 2008
State lawmakers are moving to allow lone motorists to use carpool lanes on congested stretches of the 110 and 10 freeways -- for a fee.
Vehicles carrying more than one person could still cruise in those lanes without charge under a proposal under...
| Dec 9, 2009
Q: Do you think you can get back on the field this week?
A: I'm still up in the air, fighting to get back day by day.
Q: The last time you faced the Saints you were one of the first of a few running backs to have some success against them. Is there...
| Dec 9, 2009
Q: Can you sum up the way the season's gone for you guys?
A: Obviously we haven't had the outcomes we would have liked. We started out fast and with a 4-1 record through our first five games and we've had some very tight games through this past week, the...
| Dec 10, 2009
Q: Can you talk about how some of the injuries to the secondary and linebacker corps might have affected your defense on Sunday?
A: It looked like a MASH unit over there on the sidelines. We learn right before we're leaving that (Scott) Fujita's not...
| Dec 27, 2007
| 4:39 PM
Kyle Orton . . . gunslinger?
Drew Brees used that word to describe his successor at Purdue, where quarterbacks practically are issued a holster and ammo clip with their playbooks.
But in the NFL, the Bears have yet to equip Orton with any schematic...
| Jan 2, 2009
Peyton Manning has joined Brett Favre as the only three-time winners of The Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player Award.
The Indianapolis Colts quarterback was a landslide winner Friday in balloting by a nationwide panel of 50 sports writers and...
| Mar 27, 2009
ROCKLIN - A year long study by a team of Rutgers University researchers supports the claims that the Pure Power Mouthguard (PPM), a sport orthotic, significantly improves vertical jump and peak power performance for today's professional, collegiate or...
| Dec 29, 2008
In battling for your affections as the 2009 first overall fantasy pick, the top candidates kept up their stellar work. Carolina's DeAngelo Williams ran for 178 yards. Adrian Peterson earned the league rushing title (the first Viking to do so)...
| Nov 14, 2008
Ryan Grant burst onto the scene at midseason last year and saved many alert waiver-watchers. The Packers running back rushed for eight scores and 929 yards over the final 10 games.
That momentum has not carried into 2008, with 625 yards and two measly...