Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson left practice Sunday with the help of a trainer after injuring his right leg on a pass defense during full-team drills against the San Francisco 49ers at the Under Armour Performance Center.
Tight end Dennis Pitta was among the new absentees for the Ravens at Sunday¿s joint practice with the 49ers at the Under Armour Performance Center in Owings Mills, along with guard/center Ryan Jensen and safety Brynden Trawick.
Michael Phelps swam the year's fastest time in the 100-meter butterfly during Friday morning preliminaries at the Phillips 66 National Championships, quickly wiping away any lingering disappointment from a seventh-place finish in Wednesday's 100-meter freestyle.
Joint practices, which the Ravens and San Francisco 49ers will participate in from Saturday through Monday at the Under Armour Performance Center, have become more popular since the new collective bargaining agreement went into effect in 2011.
With one athlete from each team acting as a model, Under Armour and the Ravens on Wednesday revealed the new uniforms they're donating to the varsity football and girls basketball programs of all 24 Baltimore public high schools.
Michael Phelps' comeback will come with a new partner, Aqua Sphere. The swimming equipment manufacturer says it is partnering with the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time and his coach, Bob Bowman, to develop "a new class of swim products" and expand water-safety efforts.
At this week's White Marlin Open in Ocean City, the world's largest bill fish tournament, Ted Deppe and his team will compete in the event for the 28th consecutive time and try to win for the second year in a row. In 2013, the team caught an 83-pound white marlin which got them first place and $1.2 million in prize money.
Ken Niumatalolo recently joked that the more he watches Ohio State on film, ¿the scarier it gets.¿ The seventh-year Navy head coach was serious when he said the Buckeyes have the potential to ¿embarrass us.¿
A hodge podge of companies -- grocery chain Albertsons, home furnishings e-tailer Wayfair, sportswear brand Under Armour and discount store Five Below -- made the top 10 list of fastest growing retailers, according to an annual report from Stores, a magazine of the National Retail Federation.
The First Tee of Howard County is holding its 13th annual charity outing Aug. 8 at Fairways Hills golf club. Lunch and dinner after is provided. There is a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start in a scramble style of play. First Tee is seeking foursomes to participate, and would also like the support of the local business community for sponsorship purposes. Funds raised go to providing the First Tee experience to almost 1,000 children. Tickets are $200 and can be purchased online at
Both the Baltimore boys and girls Under Armour All-America Underclass teams collected the tournament championships Sunday at Towson University, with many Howard County natives playing important roles in the process.
One month after coach John Harbaugh emphasized a high standard for players' conduct, starting cornerback Jimmy Smith became the latest Ravens player to get arrested during an unusually rocky off-season.
After watching the North boys team fall to the South in overtime after jumping out to a 9-2 lead in the early game of the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic at Towson's Johnny Unitas Stadium, the North girls team pounced on the South early and kept firing to secure an 18-11 win.
The comeback of Baltimore's Michael Phelps continued in impressive fashion Friday at the Bulldog Grand Slam in Athens, Ga., as the most decorated Olympian of all time beat rival Ryan Lochte in the 100-meter butterfly and recorded the second-fastest time of the year.
The Baltimore boys All-Star team won its eighth consecutive game in the underclassmen tournament at the Under Armour Lacrosse Classic on Friday at Towson University, edging the West All-Stars, 10-9, after routing Upstate New York, 13-5, earlier in the afternoon.
Shack Stanwick, Brinton Valis and Tal Bruno are key components to Johns Hopkins' incoming freshmen lacrosse class. But, first, the trio will head to Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium on Saturday and represent the South team in the Classic's ninth edition. The game, set for 5 p.m., will be shown on ESPNU.
McDonogh standout defenseman Alex Hurdle started thinking about playing in the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic when he was 10 years old, glued to the television set. He'll play in the game Saturday at Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium.
The 2014 edition of the Under Armour Lacrosse Classic will have a little something for almost everyone ¿ after all, 55 games are scheduled in all ¿ when the showcase begins July 11 at Towson University and concludes two days later.
Marriotts Ridge midfielder Taylor Hensh and Mount Hebron defender Tianna Wallpher, both All-Metro players who went head-to-head for four years in one of the area's fiercest rivalries and will now be teammates for the first time ever in the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic.
McDonogh attacker Megan Whittle will complete her high school career in the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic at Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium before playing next year for national champion Maryland.