| Dec 13, 2011
| 6:53 PM
Each week, we bring you a Q&A with a Ravens player, coach or team executive to help you learn a little more about the team. Today's guest is running back Ricky Williams.
How is the season unfolding for you on a personal level?
It's good. I guess I judge...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:43 PM
The comparisons are inevitable.
In the 2010 NFL draft, the Ravens selected a pair of tight ends in Ed Dickson and Dennis Pitta. The New England Patriots also claimed a pair of tight ends in Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez.
That's where the...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Last week, ESPN revealed its NFL “All Era” team, which recognized those current players whose attitudes and styles of play would make them successful in, well, any era, whether it is today’s pass-happy NFL or the days when Dick Butkus...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 3:34 PM
The Ravens filled their void at back running back, agreeing to a deal with Ricky Williams.
The former Heisman Trophy winner ran for 673 yards and two touchdowns for the Miami Dolphins last season. Williams, though, totaled 1,121 yards and 11 touchdowns...
| Dec 12, 2007
Union Memorial Hospital threw open its doors yesterday to retired NFL players in need of replacement hip or knee surgery, then sat back to wait for the rush.
Even as Dr. Les Matthews, the chief of orthopaedics at Union Memorial, and Dr. Frank...
| Jan 18, 2008
| 5:05 PM
Born: Sept. 23, 1962
Birthplace, Residence: Ann Arbor, Mich., Philadelphia
Contract status: Unknown
NFL service: Never played professionally.
Coaching career: Spent his first and only season as the Philadelphia Eagles secondary coach this past season....
| Jan 19, 2008
Not when the veteran quarterback or hotshot running back was acquired.
Not when any offensive coordinator was fired or any defensive coordinator was hired.
Not even when one owner handed over controlling interest to another.
In recent years, no...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:18 PM
The Bears believe Martellus Bennett is poised to build on his breakthrough first season with the team but seek a more dependable backup tight end.
Biggest offseason developments: In an 11-day span in March, the Bears re-signed Dante Rosario, released...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Happy National Hot Dog Month, from Mike Ditka and his friends at Al’s Beef.
The Italian beef chain has added the “Spicy, Jumbo Ditka Dog” -- a char-grilled, 1/3 pound Vienna Beef sausage -- to its menu in honor of National Hot Dog...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:15 PM
With the Bears having a clear need for a veteran quarterback to back up Jay Cutler, do you think Rex Grossman would be an option? -- @RexyFan8 from Twitter
Grossman, 33, is a free agent. I think he is an ideal backup because he’s smart and will...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Chicago Bears legend Mike Ditka is the new spokesman for Al’s Beef and Nancy’s Pizza.
In a partnership that seems right out of a Saturday Night Live "Superfans" skit, Da Coach was introduced Tuesday at the site of a new Al’s Beef...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:59 AM
Wrigley Field is celebrating its 100th birthday this year, and WGN-TV is joining the party with "Wrigley 100: A Century Celebration."
The two-hour special on the history of Wrigley Field and the Chicago Cubs, its primary occupant, will air at 7 p.m....