| Oct 29, 2011
| 7:00 AM
When the Arizona Cardinals visit M&T Bank Stadium Sunday to tangle with the Ravens, the Cardinals will also be dealing with another opponent: the trend of West Coast teams faring poorly in Eastern time zones.
West Coast teams are 3-4 this season in games...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 10:30 AM
In early August, when I released my monthly power rankings at the start of the preseason, some of you said it was too early to gauge how the NFL's 32 teams stack up against each other. Too early for power rankings? Psssh. A little premature speculation...
| 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 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 16, 2011
| 7:33 AM
For nine seasons, Matt Hasselbeck was synonymous with the Seattle Seahawks and the NFC West.
But for at least one year (2001), Hasselbeck was the starting quarterback for the Seahawks when they resided in the AFC West and faced the Denver Broncos, Kansas...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 7:13 AM
• Peter King of SI.com thinks the Ravens will bounce back from last week's loss to the Titans.
Ravens 20, Rams 12: You know why the Ravens need this game quite a bit? Because they have to prove to their fans and themselves that the resounding...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 8:30 AM
After beating the Pittsburgh Steelers last weekend, the Ravens have touched down in Seattle, where they will play the Seahawks on Sunday afternoon. The Seahawks were a playoff team a season ago (mostly by default, though, because they won the woeful NFC...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:26 PM
The conference call with San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh just wrapped up after about 25 minutes, and here are a few tidbits from the interview.
*Harbaugh seemed to be taking an indirect shot at the schedule-makers for making the 49ers fly across...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 11:29 AM
RAVENS RUN OFFENSE VS. RAMS RUN DEFENSE: The Rams' rush defense is last in the NFL, having surrendered an average of 177.5 yards. St. Louis could be the ideal opponent for the Ravens to reestablish their running game, which was ineffective last week in...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 7:47 AM
After getting badly outcoached and outplayed last week in Tennessee, the Ravens return to their comfort zone in St. Louis today. They face a weak NFC West team with a one-dimensional offense and a bad defense.
The Rams are no match for the Ravens. And...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 12:00 PM
A month into the 2011 season, the 3-1 Ravens have established themselves as one of the early favorites to play in the Super Bowl in February. They manhandled the two teams that played in last season’s AFC championship -- the Pittsburgh Steelers...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 8:35 PM
Titans quarterback Matt Hasselbeck has spent much more of his NFL career under the radar than under the microscope.
In many ways he has enjoyed that, going from Seattle to Nashville, Tenn., and joking that he sometimes feels he has enrolled in the...