| Sep 13, 1999
The new era of Ravens football looked painfully similar to the old one.
Quarterback Scott Mitchell was as ineffective as Jim Harbaugh. The offensive line was inept, but yesterday there was no Wally Williams or Orlando Brown to blame. An inexperienced...
| Nov 30, 1998
As the game ended and fans as well as players from both teams flocked onto the field, Ravens quarterback Jim Harbaugh trotted to the sideline and handed the game ball to Colts Hall of Fame quarterback John Unitas.That's Colts, as in Baltimore.
| Oct 14, 1996
The debt is still unpaid. Baltimore will have to wait awhile longer to get its revenge on the city of Indianapolis, as its Colts defeated the Ravens, 26-21, last night before a crowd of 56,978 at the RCA Dome.
The Ravens (2-4) played perhaps their best...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:49 PM
With the hiring of Steve Fairchild as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach on Wednesday, Virginia wasted no time in finding a replacement for Bill Lazor.
A day after Lazor left U.Va. to take a position on the Philadelphia Eagles' coaching staff,...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 5:21 PM
In Tom O’Brien’s six seasons as Virginia’s offensive coordinator, 1991-96, the Cavaliers never ranked below 38th nationally in scoring. Their high was 12th, in 1992, their average 26th.
Steve Fairchild’s none-too-easy job:...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 8:46 AM
As money managers are fond of reminding us, past returns are no guarantee of future returns. Same goes for coaches, football and otherwise.
But if Steve Fairchild’s most recent nine seasons as an offensive coordinator are any indicator, and if...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 9:03 PM
When Sonny Lubick landed his first Division I-A head-coaching job, at Colorado State in 1993, then-Western Athletic Conference rival San Diego State was a natural place to search for assistants to run the offense.
First with Dan McGwire at quarterback...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Well, the season is over. It ended somewhat anti-climactically with a predictable Kansas State win, a mediocre showing by Florida State against an inferior opponent, and a highly questionable decision that kept Georgia from playing for the title. (Spike...
| Oct 17, 2012
The Pro Football Hall of Fame honored Marshall Faulk on Wednesday with a plaque at Carver High School.
Faulk played in the NFL for 12 seasons. He was voted into the Hall of Fame in 2011.
While at Carver, he was a standout at four positions.
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — After seeing how Virginia strayed from the ground game late last season, running back Kevin Parks' worst fear was coach Mike London transforming U.Va.'s offense into a passing-game-obsessed operation behind a new offensive...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:34 AM
GREEN BAY -- The coaching adage is that a team is never as good as it might look in a victory and never as bad as it might appear in a defeat. Keeping that in mind, we’ll try to maintain perspective with 10 thoughts coming out of another ugly loss...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:47 PM
Newport Harbor High football coach Jeff Brinkley received a noteworthy present for his 60th birthday as the Sailors posted a 28-7 nonleague home upset win over previously unbeaten San Clemente, ranked No. 8 in the CIF Southern Section Pac-5 Division....