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  • NFL, players adjusting to mandatory knee, thigh pad rule change

    NFL, players adjusting to mandatory knee, thigh pad rule change
    The NFL has adopted a rule change for this season, mandating that all players except kickers and punters wear knee and thigh pads in games. Now that the league has implemented the rule, players are adjusting to the change. The idea behind the rule...
  • Hundreds arrive for Art Donovan's funeral at Cathedral of Mary Our Queen

    Hundreds arrive for Art Donovan's funeral at Cathedral of Mary Our Queen
    As the crowd filed into the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen to attend Art Donovan’s funeral mass one man lingered on the church steps, a Baltimore Colts jersey on his back and his little dog, Max, at his side. “I live nearby and came to pay my...
  • Kudos to the NFL for considering giving the boot to football's most boring play

    Kudos to the NFL for considering giving the boot to football's most boring play
    Think extra points are more or less automatic in today's NFL? They may actually become just that. In an interview with NFL Network on Monday, commissioner Roger Goodell said the NFL is considering a rule change to eliminate the extra-point attempt after...
  • Attorney for Dez Wells says lawsuit will help Terps wing 'reclaim what he's lost'

    Attorney for Dez Wells says lawsuit will help Terps wing 'reclaim what he's lost'
    New York attorney Peter Ginsberg has represented several high-profile professional athletes — such as NFL stars Michael Irvin and Jonathan Vilma, as well as PGA Tour player Vijay Singh — in defamation lawsuits. But he has also taken on cases...
  • Terps Trio: Basketball schedule, Dez Wells' lawsuit, Trayvon Reed's upside

    Terps Trio: Basketball schedule, Dez Wells' lawsuit, Trayvon Reed's upside
    Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports. What are your thoughts on Maryland’s just-released basketball schedule? Jeff Barker: A few...
  • NFL, former players reach $765 million settlement over concussions

    NFL, former players reach $765 million settlement over concussions
    The National Football League and more than 4,500 retired players, including former Ravens and Baltimore Colts, reached a $765 million settlement Thursday over concussion-related lawsuits. The settlement comes a week before the NFL kicks off the 2013...
  • Goodell says concussion settlement 'great' for both sides

    Goodell says concussion settlement 'great' for both sides
    The NFL's $765 million settlement with former players who claimed damages from head trauma was "great" for the league and the plaintiffs, said commissioner Roger Goodell during an appearance Wednesday at Under Armour's Baltimore headquarters. "I don't...
  • NFL concert poses a challenge for police and traffic workers

    NFL concert poses a challenge for police and traffic workers
    More than 20,000 people could crowd the Inner Harbor Thursday evening for an NFL season kickoff concert as tens of thousands more flood in for an Orioles game, posing a challenge for transportation workers and police. The NFL scheduled country star...
  • Mike Tomlin calls actions an 'embarrassing, inexcusable, illegal blunder' but not intentional

    Mike Tomlin calls actions an 'embarrassing, inexcusable, illegal blunder' but not intentional
    Striking a contrite tone, Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin took accountability for the Thanksgiving night sideline incident against the Ravens in which he nearly collided with kick returner Jacoby Jones. During a news conference in Pittsburgh...
  • Suggs doesn't regret comments about NFL commissioner Roger Goodell

    Suggs doesn't regret comments about NFL commissioner Roger Goodell
    Outspoken by nature, rush outside linebacker Terrell Suggs held nothing back during an ESPN interview taped months ago and aired Monday where he suggested NFL commissioner Roger Goodell had a hand in the power outage during Super Bowl XLVII.  However,...
  • Lights turned out during John Harbaugh's news conference, sparking Super Bowl memories

    Lights turned out during John Harbaugh's news conference, sparking Super Bowl memories
    Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco and Terrell Suggs both accidentally turned off the lights by bumping into a wall switch during coach John Harbaugh's post-game news conference Sunday, bringing up memories of the infamous power outage at Super Bowl XLVII in...
  • Hit on Packers' Randall Cobb sparks conversation on narrowing targets for defensive players

    Hit on Packers' Randall Cobb sparks conversation on narrowing targets for defensive players
    Ravens rookie free safety Matt Elam has only played six games in the NFL, but he is already aware of the split-second dilemma that defenders face while converging on pass-catchers in the open field and taking aim at target areas some feel are shrinking by...