| Sep 20, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Arthur Jones III could easily take his answer in a somber direction.
The Ravens defensive end has just been asked to imagine how his mother, blind from diabetes the last three years, will experience Sunday's game against the New England Patriots....
| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:29 PM
Veteran mixed martial artist and Baltimore native Sherman “The Tank” Pendergarst has lost his battle with cancer Friday. He was 46.
I was first made aware of Pendergarst from an article I read on the best MMA fighter from each state. He was...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:21 PM
Another swing for softball
First of all, wrestling should not be replaced on the Summer Olympic program, in 2020 or ever.
But if the International OlympicCommittee keeps its head buried firmly in the sand (or...
| May 30, 2013
At age 15, Laurel's Mansur Abdul-Malik is one of the top high school wrestlers in the state of Maryland, and he's just getting started. "Every day I want to get better," Abdul-Malik said. "I want one day to be known."
On May 11, Abdul-Malik qualified...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Baltimore Ravens defensive end Arthur Jones just isn't going to stop running anytime soon. Certainly not while adding to his single-season career highs in tackles and sacks. And definitely not while keeping up with his younger brothers: Jon "Bones" Jones,...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Recently on WWE.com, Paul Heyman listed 10 “Paul Heyman Guys.” It seems to be the cool thing these days, in this exclusive club of individuals that associate themselves with the man known as the "Creative Rabbi," the man widely regarded as one...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 5:11 AM
For years, mixed martial art has been a man's world. But 2013 is shaping up to be the year women take the spotlight.
Ronda Rousey beat Liz Carmouche in February, during Ultimate Fighting Championship's first female bout. And this weekend, Shogun...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 6:54 PM
It’s time to move UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones to the top of the list as the top MMA pound-for-pound fighter in the world.
UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva currently holds that distinction. It’s no...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Fall is near and our incentive to have bikini-fit bodies may be coming to an end. Or is it? Most experts would agree that the importance of year-round fitness is essential. So with big holiday meals looming in the distance, you might want to get motivated...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 10:51 AM
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones should not be blamed for the cancellation of UFC 151. The blame should be placed squarely on the shoulders of UFC President Dana White and Zuffa, LLC.
Over the last several years, we've seen fighters sustaining...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 4:06 PM
Normally, they're partners in public safety. But next month, Baltimore police and firefighters will be pummeling each other inside a cage – for charity.
The Sept. 30 mixed martial arts event at the Du Burns Arena is being billed as a "night of live...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 10:00 AM
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones recently told my Baltimore Sun colleague Kevin Richardson that his brother, Ravens defensive tackle Arthur Jones, "would do great in the octagon." The 2010 fifth-round draft pick won two New York state...