| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Now that the NFL season is here, I’m putting a twist on my weekly Blogger on Blogger series. Each week, I will enlist a blogger who regularly writes about the Ravens’ opponent to help me break down the game. This week, I exchanged emails...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 1:13 AM
Pro Football Hall of Fame right tackle Mike McCormack, who coached the Baltimore Colts in 1980 and 1981, died Friday at age 83, the Carolina Panthers confirmed.
McCormack was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1984 after helping the Cleveland Browns...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb was having a quiet day as a receiver Sunday, but Cobb found another way to spark the Packers in the third quarter of their 22-9 victory over the Detroit Lions.
On the first play of one drive, the Packers sent...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Friday night, the Jacksonville Jaguars played their first preseason game and for the first time sent offensive weapon Denard Robinson onto the field. No, "offensive weapon" isn’t the descriptor that we often use to describe playmakers. That is...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:37 AM
The electrifying moves of elusive former Dunbar star Tavon Austin haven't gone unnoticed.
The speedy West Virginia all-purpose standout is projected to go in the first round of the NFL draft in April after catching 114 passes for 1,289 yards and a dozen...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 1:04 PM
West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin's game is defined by his trademark elusiveness, making defenders fall down with his repertoire of moves.
And confidence doesn't elude the former Dunbar star off the field, either.
When asked where he stacks...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:42 PM
West Virginia star wide receiver Tavon Austin once embarrassed a proud Oklahoma defense with his unique brand of elusiveness.
Almost casually last November, the dynamic former Dunbar standout repeatedly made the Sooners' safeties and linebackers fall to...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 9:46 AM
The NFL’s annual pre-draft meat market wraps up Tuesday, but one of the players generating the most buzz at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis was former Dunbar star Tavon Austin. His 4.34 in the 40-yard dash Sunday validated the gigabytes...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Imagine the football field as a chess board, its synthetic green grass replaced with two-toned squares.
Picture wideouts as rooks rocketing up and down the edges of the board and backs as bishops slashing through a front line of pawns. Tight ends and...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 9:38 PM
Representing Dunbar High with a maroon suit and maroon tie, Tavon Austin strolled into Radio City Music Hall around 7 p.m. Thursday night to see his lifelong dream fulfilled.
At 7:34 p.m., he and 22 other top prospects were introduced to the crowd....
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:37 PM
One of my favorite assignments in the past year or so was the feature I did this week on former Dunbar and West Virginia star Tavon Austin, who for weeks has had talent evaluators in NFL organizations and in the media salivating about what he might do...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Week 16 is finally here, and after Monday night’s game, the fantasy football season will be over for most of us, if your season hasn’t been ended already. My teams went 1-for-5 on what I will now call Black Sunday, so the best I can do in my...