| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Some of the Ravens either didn't know or didn't care about all that needed to happen — at least not at that moment — for them to make the playoffs. A 34-point loss to one of your biggest rivals has a way of making everything else seem...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:56 PM
It should have been fairly obvious on Monday when Ravens coach John Harbaugh called the offensive line "disappointing," described the pass-blocking against the Buffalo Bills as "unacceptable" and talked about "working through" first-year starting center...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:25 PM
John Joseph Idzik, 85, who coached the Baltimore Colts during two stints in the 1970s and 1980s after playing for and later coaching the Maryland Terrapins football team, died on Tuesday.
Idzik, of Chadds Ford, Pa., owns the fifth-best punt return...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 8:06 AM
This might be a good day to go out and finally knock out the rest of those leaves in the backyard ... or head over to Home Depot and stock up on that phony rock salt that you're going to need a lot of next month, because you'd have to be kicking butt in...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:22 PM
No matter where New York Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith tried to throw the football Sunday, he was rarely able to elude Ravens cornerback Corey Graham.
Graham intercepted the turnover-prone quarterback twice during the second half of the Ravens' 19-...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:05 AM
They'll always be linked, not just by similar coaching pedigrees and shared experiences, but because of one January 2008 decision that helped shape two franchises for years to come.
To John Harbaugh, it was an opportunity of a lifetime. To Rex Ryan,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Early in John Harbaugh's tenure in Baltimore, the Ravens made a philosophical decision that continues to dictate how they approach defense in the high-scoring, quarterback-friendly NFL.
Harbaugh saw how offenses were putting up pinball-type numbers with...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Twelve years before they went head-to-head for an NFL coaching job, John Harbaugh and Rex Ryan were on the same staff at Cincinnati.
In 1996, Harbaugh was the Bearcats’ assistant head coach and special teams coordinator. Ryan was their defensive...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Towson junior running back Terrance West has said all the right things since Monday night, when he finished last among the three finalists for the Walter Payton Award, which is given annually to the best player in the Football Championship Subdivision....
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:58 PM
He used to do work that rattled one's teeth. Now, Sam Havrilak's job is to care for them.
A dentist in Parkville, Havrilak tends patients' chompers with the same hands that once passed, caught and cradled the football for the Colts. Every day finds...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 11:44 AM
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick has never hid his respect for the Ravens and some of the organization’s top decision markers. So, it was hardly surprising that in his final news conference before Sunday’s game, he spent a good part...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:15 AM
We were changing classes, walking outside from the "old" to "new" buildings of my high school in Wallingford, Pa., a southwestern suburb of Philadelphia.
It was November. It was chilly and overcast. It was Friday afternoon, maybe 10 minutes to 2, or so,...