| Feb 15, 2012
| 11:30 AM
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at wide receivers.
The top prospects: Oklahoma State'...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Last year, with the Ravens planning to select a wide receiver in the middle rounds of the NFL draft, team officials turned to quarterback Joe Flacco for advice.
He pushed for Tandon Doss, a possession receiver out of Indiana, because he thought Doss...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 9:41 AM
The final day of the draft will begin at noon today and it won't be long before the Ravens are on the clock.
By virtue of their Day One trade with the Minnesota Vikings, the Ravens will have the third overall selection in the fourth round (98 overall),...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:07 PM
NFL Team Report - New Orleans Saints - INSIDE SLANT
Arbitrator Stephen Burbank ruled that New Orleans Saints star Jimmy Graham should be designated as a tight end and not a wide receiver for purposes of the franchise tag.
Graham had filed a grievance...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:33 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Frank Cooney, The Sports Xchange
NFL Analysis: Megatron dominates stats-bloated WRs
As NFL offenses take advantage of favorable rules, wide receivers are bloating their statistics with unprecedented prolific displays across the...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The suicides of former NFL players like and Junior Seau have brought the health risks of playing football into the realm of serious debate. How dangerous can playing the game be to one's mental and physical health both in the short term and the long term?...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:40 PM
The head coaches poised to lead Pittsburgh football and basketball into the ACC next year are first-time big whistles who endured considerable waits before occupying the corner office.
Paul Chryst first talked with Panthers athletic director Steve...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 6:41 PM
Saints tight end Jimmy Graham, who injured his back making a catch in practice at New England last week, will play Friday night in the Superdome against Jacksonville.
Graham said he doesn't regret his outstretched effort to catch the pass. Said Graham,...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:14 PM
Kicker John Kasay is among the casualties as the Saints trimmed their roster to 53 Friday.
Also, fourth round pick, wide receiver Nick Toon was placed on injured reserve. Toon is not officially out for the season. Under new rules agreed upon by the NFL...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:20 PM
“We have some active roster moves that we made (this weekend). We waived Jonathon Amaya, claimed number 25 safety Rafael Bush who was in (training) camp at Denver. We terminated corner Elbert Mack, claimed number 31...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Seventh in a series exploring the April 26-28 NFL draft. Next: Cornerbacks.
This is a deep group of wide receivers. There are considerably more draftable players than at any other position. As a result, the order in which they are taken will depend as...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Ten players to watch in the Big Ten...