| Nov 15, 2011
| 8:44 PM
Wind out of Colts' sails
Los Angeles Times
The Packers will lose before the Colts win. Even great teams are capable of a letdown, and when you factor in that Green Bay is likely to ease its foot off the gas if it locks up the top seed in the...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 2:09 AM
1. A team that's been plagued all year by inconsistency may, after Thursday night, have finally sharpened its focus for good.
If we've learned anything about the Ravens this year, it's that it's dangerous to make any kind of definitive statements...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:18 PM
It is Christmas Day, and Arthur and Jon Jones are slap-boxing again, two grown adults playfully bobbing, weaving and grappling in front of their parents and children. It was inevitable, really.
Days later, Arthur won't remember what was at stake. Maybe...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 11:10 AM
CBS is defending its decision to bring Ndamukong Suh on as an analyst last Sunday in its pre-game show prior to the AFC divisional matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans.
I wrote about it Sunday night in my review of CBS coverage,...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 1:00 PM
I enjoyed writing the first four days of my Fantasy Fodder 2011 season preview. Today is not as exciting, though, because all that’s left are the kickers and the defense-special teams combinations. You guys know by now that you shouldn’t...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:34 PM
Lions will surprise
I think the Lions and Rams go to the playoffs in the NFC this season, but I like the Lions as biggest surprise because they play in a tougher division and have been down longer.
Coach Jim Schwartz has...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:02 PM
Super Bowl¿ champion: Patriots
AFC¿ championship game: Patriots over Texans
NFC¿ championship game: Saints over Packers
AFC division playoffs: Patriots over Chargers; Texans over Steelers
NFC division playoffs: Packers over Eagles;...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 11:59 AM
Nearing a deadline to accomplish one of their stated priorities, the Ravens today reached agreement on a long-term deal with Haloti Ngata, ensuring that one of the game’s most dominant interior lineman will be a fixture on their defense for the...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 5:04 PM
With little more than an hour remaining before the deadline to accomplish one of their top priorities, the Ravens on Tuesday reached agreement on a five-year, $61 million deal with Haloti Ngata, ensuring that one of the game's most dominant interior...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Check with Packers
The Lions are legitimate, no question. They have a dynamic quarterback-receiver combination in Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson. Their defensive line may be the best in football. They come to play well-...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Overwhelmed at times by the Atlanta Falcons' speed and blitz packages a week ago, the Ravens' offensive line is about to encounter a new challenge Friday night.
The Detroit Lions' front seven is headlined by Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh and...
| Aug 18, 2012
There was a bit of caution in Marshal Yanda's optimism.
Eight days after a mediocre showing in the preseason opener against the Atlanta Falcons, the Ravens offensive line fared much better in the team's 27-12 loss to the Detroit Lions at M&T Bank Stadium...