| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:44 PM
A three-sport athlete at Libertyville, golfer Matt Reed hopes to start his senior year on a positive note. In addition to golf, Reed is the starter on the Wildcats’ basketball team and state championship runner-up baseball team.
“Matt is a...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:27 AM
The Green Bay Packers fear that the knee injury left tackle Bryan Bulaga sustained during practice Saturday could be season ending.
The Milwaukee Journal reported that Bulaga may have sustained a torn knee ligament during the intrasquad scrimmage....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:23 PM
It might be awhile before Aaron Rodgers believes anything Ryan Braun says.
The Green Bay Packers quarterback believed Braun when the Milwaukee Brewers outfielder told him he didn't take performance-enhancing drugs. With Braun accepting a 65-game...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Here is what other news outlets are saying about Joe Flacco's six-year, $120.6 million deal with the Ravens.
--Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com says Flacco earned his money by playing his best when it really mattered.
"Did the Ravens overpay him? Certainly....
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:43 PM
Each week, Baltimore Sun reporters Aaron Wilson and Matt Vensel will look back at the Ravens’ previous game and that of their next opponent.
Packers 42, Texans 24
Strategy: The Houston Texans are one of the most balanced offensive teams in the...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Mar 1, 2013
| 8:28 PM
The Ravens' blockbuster $120.6 million contract with quarterback Joe Flacco is an arrangement banking on his future potential and not just how he engineered a Super Bowl victory.
Because Flacco is entering the prime of his career at 28 years old, the...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The AFC has the Lombardi Trophy.
The NFC has everything else.
That is, the NFC boasts last season's most valuable player, Minnesota's Adrian Peterson; offensive rookie of the year, Washington's Robert Griffin III; defensive rookie of the year,...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Can the Bears defense stop San Fran if they play each other in the playoffs? -- @JohnMcLallen, from Twitter
I would be surprised if the Bears defense does not perform significantly better against the 49ers if the teams meet again. There were a number...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:58 PM
NAPA, Calif., — For Matt Flynn, last season was a false start.
Flynn, who had been backup to Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers, signed with Seattle during the 2012 off-season and was on track to start for the Seahawks. But Seattle selected...