| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:00 AM
We’re about 40 hours into the NFL free agent period and the Ravens have lost two starters on defense (Jarret Johnson and Cory Redding), learned that two of their other free agents are visiting other cities (Ben Grubbs and Haruki Nakamura) and have...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:26 PM
The Ravens’ stated offseason priority of bolstering their offensive line just got a little more difficult.
Ben Grubbs, one of the group’s top performers, signed a long-term deal with the New Orleans Saints, the team announced.
The deal is...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:58 PM
John Mackey changed the game of football on and off the field. The former Baltimore Colt brought grace to a position that had been known for its brutality, and he made the first real headway in the NFL players' fight to earn a more equal share of the pie....
| May 1, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Ravens head coach John Harbaugh made some interesting comments about the New England Patriots, Spygate, and the Patriots’ three Super Bowl titles during a Tuesday morning appearance on 98 Rock.
Harbaugh, on the airwaves to promote the upcoming...
| Dec 19, 2010
| 9:06 PM
The Ravens surprised a sellout crowd at M&T Bank Stadium with a new menacing look, and it had nothing to do with sporting all-black uniforms for the first time in three years.
A bruising running game sprang up when the temperatures dropped. A terrorizing...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 12:28 AM
In a game filled with unexpected and dramatic twists, Ravens cornerback Josh Wilson acknowledged that he was more shocked than anyone else at the end in Reliant Stadium.
Wilson's 12-yard interception return for a touchdown in overtime lifted the Ravens...
| Sep 11, 2011
Have the Eagles assembled the "Dream Team," or is this another fantasy football roster built to disappoint?
That's just one of the pressing questions heading into this NFL season.
A few of the others:
Did the lockout truly favor those teams with an...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 7:30 AM
From the season-opening shootout between the Packers and Saints to the "Monday Night Football" double-header, we were treated to a scintillating first week of the NFL season. Let us give thanks to the football gods -- and the owners and players -- for not...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:00 AM
I'm pleased to announce that I will be bringing back my weekly fantasy football column this fall. Why am I so pleased? Because it gives me an excuse to tinker with my fantasy football teams when I'm on the clock.
I’m scaling back to four or five...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 8:59 PM
Pro football reporter Sam Farmer breaks down the games.
Last week: 11-5 Against the spread: 6-9-1
Bears (1-0) at Saints (0-1), noon
TV: WFLD-Ch. 32
Line: Saints by 7 Over/under: 471/2
Bears were very sharp in opener, particularly on...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Chances are a running back will be the first player to come off the board in your fantasy league unless one of your fellow owners has a serious crush on Michael Vick or is the father/mother/sibling/spouse of a current NFL player. Running backs no longer...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Let's jump in the time machine and flash back in time to the early 2000s when Tom Cruise wasn't a known crazy person, "Freedom Fries" were an innovation in redneck culinary circles and men under the age of 40 wearing visors in public was considered to...