| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:22 AM
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...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:37 PM
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...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 9:29 AM
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...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:34 PM
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...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:10 AM
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...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:18 PM
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...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:17 PM
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.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:00 AM
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...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:41 AM
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...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:03 PM
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.
| Oct 6, 2013
| 3:09 PM
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...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:53 PM
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...