| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:01 PM
The Baltimore Sun will follow Franklin's Steven Smothers, Gilman's Ellison Jordan and McDonogh's Eric Burrell on the recruiting trail as they try to decide over the next year which college will be the best fit. This is part one in an occasional series....
| Oct 19, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The Ravens’ defense has shown significant improvement over the first six weeks of the season, but when the group got together Saturday night, the players were told they weren’t doing enough.
In a passionate speech at the team hotel, Ravens...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Before they left the visiting locker room at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday afternoon, the Ravens spoke through clenched teeth and spouted cliches about coming up one play short and moving on to Pittsburgh. Some players even muttered to nobody in...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:42 AM
His team is 6-3 and headed for the Class 8A playoffs this weekend, but Downers Grove South football coach Mark Molinari is frustrated with his team's inconsistent play.
But the left side of the offensive line, particularly junior Erik Swenson, has...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Kecoughtan High graduate and Old Dominion standout Deron Mayo helped the Calgary Stampeders win the Grey Cup on Sunday with a 20-16 triumph over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in Vancouver, B.C.
Mayo, a 26-year-old linebacker, was in his third year with the...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:59 AM
A decade after he caught a touchdown pass from Bryan Randall that gave Virginia Tech the ACC championship in its first year in the conference, veteran receiver Eddie Royal is back in business with the San Diego Chargers.
The last of his nine catches...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 9:33 AM
After working with Virginia’s first-team defense since the opening day of preseason practices, Quin Blanding proved he was up to the task, capping his freshman season Tuesday by earning Atlantic Coast Conference Defensive Rookie of the Year honors....
| Nov 25, 2014
| 3:42 PM
BLACKSBURG — Sitting in Virginia Tech’s offensive line meeting room Sunday with a sheet of paper in front of him, left guard Wyatt Teller had the unenviable task of grading his performance in last Saturday’s 6-3 double-overtime loss at...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 3:35 PM
JAMES CITY — One of Andy Linn's coaching maxims is that a football team establishes its identity with the first hit of the game. His Lafayette defense waited until the second play, but sent a message so emphatic it reverberated through the remainder...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Neither Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman nor receiver Brandon Marshall would divulge Monday what came of Trestman’s vow last Friday to address Marshall about his Twitter boxing match episode.
“I’m not into the TMZ thing. I’m not...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Westmont had a chance to celebrate last weekend as both the boys and girls cross-country teams qualified for Saturday's state meet at Peoria's Detweiller Park.
The boys, bolstered by three sectional medalists, captured their first sectional title...