| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:34 PM
When Joe Flacco takes his first snap Sunday, he will line up behind a left tackle who 10 weeks ago was toiling away in Jacksonville, a left guard who has already made as many stops as an Amtrak train, and a center who two years ago was blocking small-...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:00 AM
This was always the worst time of year.
Covering Harford County sports years ago, I thought the lull between the end of the fall season and the beginning of the winter was dreadful.
There were only two sports - basketball and wrestling (three if you...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Keenan Reynolds changed the play.
His coach had called for Reynolds to sneak up the middle, but the quarterback noticed that the defense was loading the box and thought he could get to the outside. With his team near the goal line, trailing by six...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 3:30 AM
For nearly an hour, Justin Tucker's right foot boomed footballs into the warm Texas air.
He split the uprights from one distance, then marched back 5 yards and did it again, moving around the field with purpose and poise. He blasted kickoffs into the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:57 PM
The Ravens signed former Cincinnati Bengals running back Bernard Scott on Monday, adding speed and fresh legs to their backfield.
Scott, a 2009 sixth-round draft pick by the Bengals, was released from the team’s reserve physically unable to...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Retired Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis is among a group of 16 current and former NFL players who are suing BB&T Bank for nearly $60 million in alleged investment losses.
The Baltimore Sun has obtained a copy of the lawsuit, which was first...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:49 AM
The New England Patriots have signed former Ravens wide receiver LaQuan Williams to a one-year contract, according to a league source.
The former University of Maryland and Poly player worked out recently for the Patriots and Oakland Raiders. Williams ...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Quiet for much of his rookie season, former Dunbar star Tavon Austin got the NFL talking with his epic breakthrough performance Sunday during the St. Louis Rams' upset victory over the Indianapolis Colts.
The rookie wide receiver piled up 314 all-...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:27 PM
When the Ravens signed Elvis Dumervil in the offseason, the expectation was that he and fellow outside linebacker Terrell Suggs would team up to become one of the best pass-rushing tandems in the league.
Considering that Suggs was coming off an injury-...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:32 PM
When Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith caught three touchdown passses as a rookie against the St. Louis Rams, receivers coach Jim Hostler told him not to grow accustomed to being that wide open every game.
It's been good advice for the former University...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Former head coach turned NBC commentator Tony Dungy was sitting in the studio and acted as if he'd just unleashed the secret of the NFL season when he said the chink in the Denver Broncos' armor was their defense.
Dungy's colleague Rodney Harrison...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:44 AM
That one of the largest pro football players of his era now owns three restaurants isn't surprising. But how did Roger Brown shed 50 pounds doing it?
"My goal now is to sell the food, not eat it," said Brown, 76, who played at Maryland State before...