| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:23 PM
The plight of a fan: You know you’re too locked into a team when winning is more of a relief than it is a joy. Such was the case for me last weekend when the Red Sox beat the Tigers in game six of the ALCS to get to the World Series. I had more fear...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:15 AM
The Ravens always held a strong edge when it came down to recruiting and signing Pro Bowl outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil following the expensive fax debacle that got him cut by the Denver Broncos.
It was a convincing selling point that the Ravens had...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:28 PM
What the Ravens will try to accomplish over the next eight weeks is neither unprecedented nor all that uncommon.
Since 1990, the year the NFL went to the 12-team playoff format, nine teams have made the playoffs after starting the season 3-5,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:11 PM
The NFL has released a full list of playoff scenarios for the Ravens and the rest of the league heading into the final week of the regular season.
Here's a look at the potential scenarios in the AFC, starting with the Ravens (8-7) heading into their...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Though he’s still a frontrunner by most accounts for NFL Coach of the Year honors, Andy Reid and his Kansas City Chiefs won’t be able to add American Football Conference West Division champions to their honor roll.
After racing downfield...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:22 AM
A look at the various NFL playoff scenarios heading into the final week of the regular season:
Denver — AFC West and first-round bye
New England — AFC East
Cincinnati — AFC North
Indianapolis — AFC...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Peyton Manning is to the football field as Andy Reid is to the ________?
OK, I know it's still pretty early here on the West Coast, but let's see if you still have any SAT skills left.
Was your answer "sideline?" Sorry, that's incorrect, but a nice...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Whatever you do, please don't tell Knowshon Moreno to cry you a river. He just might do it.
Because not only is the Denver Broncos running back admittedly an emotional guy, he also produces enormous tears when he cries.
And lots of them.
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:54 PM
While those in the NFL with local ties have seen their seasons go by the wayside, much like the rest of the world, the impending Super Bowl is still plenty interesting to area football fans — sports writers, coaches, players and then some.
| Dec 18, 2013
It didn't take long for Andy Reid to have a substantial impact in turning around the Kansas City Chiefs.
Reid, a former Glendale Community College football player who is in his first season as head coach of the Chiefs after holding the same position the...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Peyton Manning grabbed another slice of NFL history Sunday, throwing his 51st touchdown pass to claim the league’s single-season record.
The record toss was Denver Broncos quarterback Manning’s fourth touchdown of the day -- a 25-yard strike...