| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:55 PM
JAMES CITY -- Lafayette rolled over Bruton 62-27 Friday night at Wanner Stadium in the Bay Rivers District opener for both.
Lafayette (2-0), the district favorite, heated up in the second half against Bruton (0-2).
Lafayette scored on its first...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:32 AM
The Ravens made it official, announcing their previously-reported practice squad deal for wide receiver Deonte Thompson.
They cut defensive tackle A.J. Pataiali'i from the practice squad.
Thompson will be paid more than the usual $6,300 practice squad...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:01 AM
With the exception of ripping the ball away from Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw a couple weeks ago, it's been another relatively rough stretch for Ravens strong safety Matt Elam.
Elam allowed two receptions on two targets against the...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 11:05 AM
He arrived at the Colts' training camp in 1976, a rookie linebacker out to make a name for himself. He was Sanders Shiver, from Carson-Newman College. Or was it the other way around? Folks called him Carson Newman, or Carson Sanders, or Sanders Newman....
| Nov 27, 2014
| 3:34 PM
For a decade, each autumn, Glenn Ressler's Sundays were much the same. The mild-mannered Colts guard would slip into the locker room, remove his glasses, put on his uniform and perform feats of strength. Players called him Clark Kent.
"They said I...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Sure, there are times Mikal Abdul-Saboor plays "what if …" and wonders if he could have become an effective quarterback at William and Mary. How might his career have unfolded if he were handing off and throwing, rather than running and receiving?...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Come autumn, Emerson Boozer's thoughts turn to ... leaves?
"They're a pain to rake," said Boozer, 71, onetime running back for Maryland State (now UMES) and the New York Jets. "There are 25 big oak trees in my yard, and they really shed. Sometimes I use...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:46 PM
DURHAM, N.C. — As far as erratic performances are concerned, Virginia received a refresher course in the importance of staying sharp throughout a game two weeks ago from Pittsburgh, but the ultimate reminder came last season against Duke....
| Nov 6, 2014
| 2:07 PM
The blond hair has grayed and Jack Scarbath wears glasses now. Remember the laser arm that Maryland's football team rode to fame more than 60 years ago?
"I hardly throw at all now, and when I do, the ball sure doesn't go as far as it once did," the...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:34 PM
BOSTON COLLEGE (5-3, 2-2 ACC) AT VIRGINIA TECH (4-4, 1-3 ACC)
WHEN: 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: Lane Stadium, Blacksburg
THE SKINNY: After two straight Thursday night losses, Tech still has a little wiggle room, but precious little in its quest to get bowl-...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:52 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Marcus Morrast burst through a hole on Christopher Newport's first play in the second overtime to score the winning touchdown from 25 yards as CNU defeated Methodist 51-48 late Saturday at Pomoco Stadium.