| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Patriots 7-2 (2): Manhandling of Broncos could have implications in January and help gain home-field advantage in playoffs.
2. Cardinals 7-1 (3): They own the best record in the NFC in November for the first time since...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The fix is in — and it's working.
Five seasons ago, confronted with the problem of playoff-bound teams resting starters and coasting into the postseason, the NFL began scheduling only division games for the final week of the season. The theory...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Quarterback Peyton Manning said he planned to return to the Denver Broncos in 2015 for his 18th NFL season.
Manning was asked during his weekly news conference Wednesday if there was a set of circumstances that would lead him to retire.
"I have not...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:44 AM
The NFL will be the main event this weekend, but a few series offer new installments.
HBO presents the season finale of “The Comeback” at 10 p.m. Sunday, and the episode sends Valerie Cherish (Lisa Kudrow) to the Emmys. This development is...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 10:02 AM
The Steelers offense has rewritten the franchise record book this season. Also, it's first or second in the NFL in several key categories, including total offense and passing yards.
As expected, the Big Three - quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, running...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 10:30 PM
First, the Ravens started losing the football. Then, they lost their lead and all their momentum. And finally, they seemed to lose their composure.
They now need to act fast to prevent their season from slipping away, too.
Six touchdown passes by...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 5:26 PM
It was after another long and grueling training camp practice when veteran running back Justin Forsett stepped in the middle of the Ravens’ huddle and talked about leaving a legacy.
Never mind that Forsett was on his fifth team in seven seasons....
| Nov 30, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The NFL regular season has reached the three-quarters pole, and there still are too many possibilities to predict who will make the playoffs.
But it's not too early to surmise that the Ravens put themselves in a very precarious postseason position...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:11 PM
The Ravens stayed at the same hotel and wore the same uniform combination they did when they last played a meaningful game here some 21 months ago.
Maybe the superstitions helped, but it was two of the many players not in the organization when the...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 5:24 PM
As the San Diego Chargers were getting the ball back late in the fourth quarter and needing a touchdown to complete their comeback over the Ravens, the sense of dread was palpable at M&T Bank Stadium.
It was as if the announced 71,060 in the stands knew...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 8:28 PM
The quarterbacks went down, and they went down hard.
Houston, Washington and Tennessee lost their quarterbacks Sunday. Even Denver had to do without Peyton Manning for a bit, with the Broncos star uncharacteristically missing a few snaps in San Diego...