| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 8:21 PM
As the fourth quarter started Sunday at FedEx Field, with the Washington Redskins' offense and the third quarterback of the Mike Shanahan era struggling mightily, the burgundy-and-gold-clad crowd started to boo, and one fan in earshot of the press box...
| 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...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:20 PM
NFL Team Report - San Francisco 49ers - INSIDE SLANT
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was detained at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after suggesting he had a bomb in his possession while in the security line, multiple media...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:36 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — There’s a growing consensus among NFL teams that kicking extra points should be changed because successful tries have become automatic. The best way to tweak that part of the game remains subject to debate, but the NFL on...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:20 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. While much has been said and written about changing the locker-room culture in the NFL in the wake of last season's Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin mess, the league is even more determined to change the culture on the field.
| Mar 19, 2014
| 2:08 PM
The annual National Football League meeting begins Monday in Orlando, Fla., and there will be changes of 13 rules, seven by-laws and one resolution potentially put up for vote.
However, perhaps the most discussed issue in recent weeks won't be part of a...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:27 PM
An MRI on San Francisco 49ers All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman revealed he suffered a torn ACL and MCL in his left knee, multiple media outlets reported Monday.
ESPN.com reported Bowman will have surgery to repair the ACL, but the MCL should heal...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 8:05 PM
RENTON, Wash. — No San Francisco? Check.
No New England? Check.
No hard feelings? Well ...
There were ruffled feathers and bruised feelings from coast to coast Monday in the aftermath of the NFL's conference title games.
In Seattle, the...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The Seattle Seahawks dispatched their NFC West nemesis to earn the franchise's second Super Bowl trip, rallying to beat the San Francisco 49ers 23-17 Sunday in the NFC Championship Game.
Seattle rallied from a 10-0, first-quarter deficit and didn't take...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Matt Millen says he won't take a backseat to anyone when it comes to being a run-stopping linebacker. But in terms of everything else, he concedes that the 49ers' NaVorro Bowman might be better than him. In fact, Millen calls......