| Apr 17, 2013
| 5:26 AM
West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin is visiting the Detroit Lions today, concluding his busy travel schedule.
The former Dunbar star has also visited with the Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, St. Louis Rams, New York Jets, Tampa Bay...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 5:39 AM
The St. Louis Rams have the 16th overall selection of the NFL draft.
Whether West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin will remain available for their first-round pick is debatable with his draft stock regarded as being on the rise, but the Rams...
| May 31, 2013
| 5:04 AM
In 97 days, the Ravens will begin defense of their Super Bowl championship on the road against the Denver Broncos. Below are the key dates before the Ravens’ 2013 regular-season begins on Sept. 5.
Today: Ravens participate in the final day of...
| May 17, 2013
| 12:00 PM
At 1,992 pounds, the projected front seven of the Baltimore defense will weigh just under a ton, which is about the same as a tiny smart car, a large walrus or the Johnny Unitas statue outside M&T Bank Stadium.
It could also be the heaviest front...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:03 PM
Former Dunbar star Tavon Austin is about to take his elusive multi-dimensional style to the NFL.
The West Virginia wide receiver and projected first-round selection has accepted an invite to attend the draft in New York City at Radio City Music Hall...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:36 PM
Rules on claiming horses toughened
The Maryland Racing Commission toughened its rules on claiming horses at its monthly meeting Wednesday, addressing an issue that some believe might have contributed to an early-year spike in racetrack...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:22 PM
It wasn't so long ago that former Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand couldn't even move his shoulders, which is why it's hard not to marvel at his willingness to offer one of them to anybody facing a major life challenge.
If you don't know his story,...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Remember when President Barack Obama stuck a federal takeover of the student loan program into the "Affordable Care Act," AKA "Obamacare"?
The dirty deed was accompanied by a promise that federal control would save taxpayer money and cut off all the...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 11:30 AM
This feature appears every week on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?
--- A.J. Perez...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 5:09 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Jonathan Ogden, the first draft pick in Ravens history and the quintessential left tackle of his generation, was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday in his first year of eligibility.
Late Ravens owner Art Modell,...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:27 PM
The first couple of hours of free agency came and went Tuesday with the Ravens — as expected — remaining quiet while confronting the reality they may be on the verge of losing arguably their top free agent.
Pro Bowl left guard Ben Grubbs,...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Ravens left guard Ben Grubbs, an unrestricted free agent, is in New Orleans today to meet with Saints officials -- and he just got good news. Carl Nicks, who had manned the left guard position for the Saints, has signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. We&...