| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:57 PM
At every stop in his young football career, undrafted rookie James Hurst hasn't had much time to settle in before being thrust into a starting role.
In both high school and college, it turned out he was ready the moment he walked onto the field, and the...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:11 AM
There's guarded optimism that Ravens veteran free safety Will Hill could potentially have his six-game suspension for violating the NFL substance-abuse policy reduced, according to sources.
Under a revised drug policy that's been approved in balloting...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 2:43 PM
In NFL locker rooms, respect isn't earned only on the field. The almighty dollar also helps.
When the Cleveland Browns signed Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden to a five-year, $68 million contract in May that included $45 million guaranteed, it affirmed his...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Sam Ball has a Super Bowl ring on his finger from Baltimore's 1970 NFL championship and a plaque on his wall naming him the 1990 Kentucky Soybean Association's Man of the Year. Life has been good to the All-American tackle-turned-farmer, who has reaped...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:11 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Through two games, Clint Trickett’s numbers look like those that Geno Smith posted during his final season as a West Virginia quarterback in 2012.
Trickett has thrown for an average of 365 yards per game, completed 75...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Ravens rookie defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan considers this to be a significant moment in his young NFL career.
When the Ravens square off with the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium, Jernigan is eager to show that general manager Ozzie...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Johnny Manziel is not expected to start for the Cleveland Browns in the 2014 season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
That doesn't mean the spotlight on Manziel will fade or that the debate about who should be playing quarterback for the Browns...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 12:56 PM
As it turned out, the Ravens definitely needed that restructured contract from cornerback Lardarius Webb.
Even after creating $3 million in salary cap space by converting $4 million of Webb's $7.5 million base salary into a signing bonus, the Ravens are...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The San Diego Chargers are cutting tight end Mike Flacco, according to a source.
The brother of Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, Mike Flacco signed an undrafted free agent contract with the Chargers following the draft.
Mike Flacco, 27, declared early...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Terrence Brooks wasn't having any fun.
Seven months after helping Florida State win a national championship, he was just another NFL rookie, lining up as the Ravens' third-string safety during training camp. He was struggling to master the defensive...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:07 PM
About three-quarters of the way through the Maryland football team's scrimmage Wednesday, Terps coach Randy Edsall called Stefon Diggs over to where Edsall was standing on the sideline.
Diggs had just made another big play, after already having scored...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:49 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Sal Conaboy is used to being in the middle of controlled chaos, whether it meant growing up as the second youngest of eight siblings near Scranton, Pa., or as the starting center the past two seasons on Maryland's endlessly...