| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:00 AM
By now, everybody has gotten a good look at the Ravens' schedule, but below, Ill try to break it down a little further.
Prime-time players: Remember the complaints that the NFL tries to stick it to the Ravens by forcing them to go on the road for...
| Sep 21, 2009
After the San Diego Chargers bent the Ravens' defense all game, it was Ray Lewis who broke them in the end.
Shooting an inside gap on "fourth down-and-game," Lewis wrapped his arms around running back Darren Sproles in the backfield with 30 seconds left,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 4:27 AM
The AFC features some of the NFL's better quarterbacks - Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Philip Rivers, Ben Roethlisberger, Andrew Luck, Joe Flacco and Alex Smith - but most of the conference needs to make drastic improvement on the defensive side of the...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:48 AM
1. OK, the Dolphins would trade Mike Wallace because of his $17 million salary next season. I get it. They'd save roughly half of that number against the salary cap by trading him. But this is a team that's about $19 million under the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The expectations for UCLA football have not been this lofty, or attainable, in ages.
The season maps out in a way in which goals are achievable, whether it's a spot in the four-team national championship playoff or a Saturday in December when...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Desean Jackson must be pretty high on the list of people having an awful week. Make that a frustrating Friday.
In a move that stunned the NFL the Philadelphia Eagles cut Jackson, their playmaking receiver, on Friday after failing to secure a trade...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:42 PM
NFL Team Report - Oakland Raiders - INSIDE SLANT
The Oakland Raiders announced Wednesday night that new signee offensive lineman Rodger Saffold failed his physical, voiding the five-year $42.5 million deal the two sides agreed to the day before, and...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The folks who run the Bad Lip Reading channel on YouTube released their latest video this week: their take on the NFL.
The video, which you can watch above, is well worth the four minutes it will take to watch. Some of my favorite moments:
| Feb 1, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Peyton Manning's record-setting season earned him his fifth Associated Press NFL most valuable player award Saturday night in a landslide. No other player has won more than three.
Denver's record-setting quarterback, who threw for 55 touchdowns and 5,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:45 PM
SEATTLE — Percy Harvin went from eye-popping acquisition to forehead-slapping disappointment.
The star receiver and returner from Minnesota played just one game for the Seattle Seahawks this season, having undergone hip surgery in August. His fall...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:26 PM
It's a strange week when Washington Coach Mike Shanahan is rolling the dice by taking out the healthy-enough Robert Griffin III, and Chicago Coach Marc Trestman is rolling the dice by putting in the healthy-enough Jay Cutler.
If Cutler doesn't match...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:21 PM
RENTON, Wash. — One side has five Super Bowl rings, six most-valuable-player awards, 35 Pro Bowls and 62 postseason starts.
On the other, the boundless promise of what might be.
There are eight remaining quarterbacks in the NFL playoffs, and...