| Feb 10, 2014
| 9:26 PM
As a Maryland football player, Akil Patterson felt pangs of disappointment every time he typed the words "gay athlete" into an online search engine, hoping against hope to find someone else like him.
Patterson reflected Monday on how different the...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Jerry Angelo spent a decade as the general manager of the Chicago Bears, but he is probably best known in Baltimore as the guy who botched that would-be draft-night trade with the Ravens three years ago.
We haven’t heard from Angelo in a while...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:15 PM
When River Hill's football team scores a touchdown, the Hawks can be pretty sure they'll get that seventh point. Alex Potocko has hit 52 of 53 extra-point attempts this fall and set a school record with 121 in his career.
The senior kicker, a two-time...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:06 PM
In the first five years of the Maryland Crab Bowl senior all-star game, the Baltimore-area team has failed to win consecutive games.
This year's squad will have a chance start a winning streak after last year's beat the Washington, D.C.-area seniors 28-...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 1:30 PM
2013 regular season
Week 1: Denver Broncos 49, Ravens 27
Week 2: Ravens 14, Cleveland Browns 6
Week 3: Ravens 30, Houston Texans 9
Week 4: Buffalo Bills 23, Ravens 20
Week 5: Ravens 26, Miami Dolphins 23
Week 6: Packers 19, Ravens 17
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:16 AM
Now that the Ravens' season is over following a 34-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, their next competitive act against another NFL team will be conducting a coin flip against the Dallas Cowboys at the annual NFL scouting combine.
| Jan 3, 2014
| 2:27 PM
The Ravens and six-year running backs coach Wilbert Montgomery have decided to part ways, just days after the team finished the 2013 season with the lowest rushing output in franchise history.
Ravens head coach John Harbaugh made the announcement on...