Loyola Maryland announced Thursday that it will play at Maryland next season in a rematch of the 2012 national title game, giving the Greyhounds' schedule a needed boost in the absence of perennial rival Johns Hopkins.
The NFL's recent spike in ACL injuries is frustrating for fans that defend football against those who claim that the sport is too dangerous. Nobody wants to see his or her favorite player — or any player, for that matter — hurt, and fans especially do not want to learn that players will be out with a preventable injury for an extended amount of time. But, are ACL injuries really preventable?
Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta became a relative afterthought in the passing game Monday night, an unintentional situation triggered by the Detroit Lions devoting resources to contain him. Pitta was only targeted four times and caught two passes for 24 yards during an 18-16 win over the Lions where he wasn¿t utilized in the red zone. It was one week after he caught a key touchdown pass against the Minnesota Vikings in his first game back after being activated from the injured reserve-designated to return list.
The Ravens, who will host next spring's NCAA men's lacrosse championships at M&T Bank Stadium, did not submit a final bid to host Championship Weekend between 2015 and 2018, largely over concerns of a scheduling conflict with the Orioles.
Philadelphia's Lincoln Financial Field, Chicago's Soldier Field and Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., are the finalists to host the 2015 to 2018 men's lacrosse championships, the NCAA announced Wednesday.
The members of Ravens Nest No. 1 will be cheering on the Ravens in person from their seats in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, as their team takes on the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII
Under the direction of Caldwell, in his first time calling plays at the NFL level, the Ravens have reached the Super Bowl while upgrading their offensive production and precision. And Flacco is playing arguably the best football of his career with 10 touchdowns and zero interceptions in the past five games.
The sea of purple jerseys that have slowly been taking over Bel Air the past three weeks turned into a bona fide tidal wave on Sunday, as the Baltimore Ravens beat the New England Patriots, 28-13, to win the AFC Championship and move on to the Super Bowl.
After 12 months defined by injuries, untimely deaths in their extended family and abrupt personnel changes, the Ravens are right back where they were last January, headed to Foxborough, Mass., for the AFC championship game.
Speaking in a calm, matter-of-fact tone, Ravens veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin replied quickly when asked what makes him think this AFC championship game rematch will be different after falling short a year ago to the New England Patriots.
Every Monday, the day after our favorite day of the week but still hours before that week's slate of games officially wraps up with "Monday Night Football," Matt Vensel will bring you his weekly premature NFL power rankings. Why Monday? Because who wants to wait until Tuesday or Wednesday for power rankings?