| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:05 PM
The ground-breaking announcement from Missouri defensive end and NFL draft prospect Michael Sam to declare that he's gay puts him on a fast track to become the first openly gay current NFL player.
And the Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:28 PM
University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam, an NFL draft prospect, told The New York Times tonight that he's gay, a landmark announcement that sets a course for him to become the first openly gay current NFL player.
Sam is an All-American...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:17 AM
While the Ravens’ brass will undoubtedly reiterate its intention to draft the “best-player available” countless times before May’s draft, it is already widely assumed that the team will use its first pick to either augment the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Dunbar coach Lawrence Smith knows which William Crest moment is his favorite.
Crest, the Dunbar quarterback, had already scored two rushing touchdowns against City this past October when the Poets faced a fourth-and-9 from the Knights' 12-yard line,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:08 AM
On Wednesday morning, hundreds of highly touted high school football players across the country dusted off the nearest fax machine to send their signed letters of intent to college football programs, from powerhouses to smaller schools. These...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Standing by a bench late in the Ravens' season finale, quarterback Joe Flacco frowned and shook his head in disgust.
An errant pass intended for and thrown well behind wide receiver Torrey Smith had just landed in the hands of Cincinnati Bengals...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Under Armour's house just got a lot bigger.
The Baltimore-based sports apparel company announced Tuesday that it has signed the University of Notre Dame, one of the nation's most popular college football programs, to a 10-year exclusive deal to design...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:27 AM
Banners welcoming Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel to Under Armour's Locust Point headquarters have sparked rumors of a potential endorsement deal.
The Sun reported Monday on the appearance of the signs, including a banner that said,...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome recently expressed a desire to get bigger along the interior offensive line during a state-of-the-team news conference.
The Ravens could accomplish that goal with imposing Mississippi State offensive guard Gabe...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:12 AM
On the first night of the NFL draft in early May, the Ravens will be in an unfamiliar position.
Accustomed to picking late in the first round during an impressive run of five consecutive postseason appearances, they will have a selection inside the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:39 PM
MOBILE, ALA -- Michael Campanaro had already crafted a plan, convincing the defense that he intended to run another trademark intermediate route with a quick inside fake.
Instead of cutting his pattern short at practice this week heading into Saturday's...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 5:53 PM
MOBILE, Ala. — The Ravens' belief in the value of the Senior Bowl as a tool to compare draft prospects from all levels of college football was evident last April.
The team scouted half of its 10-player rookie draft class at the all-star game...