| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Injuries and opportunity. It's why you shouldn't beat yourself up after a bad draft or gloat too much after a fast start. With a big hit or a benching, power can change hands quickly in the fantasy football world, even this late in the season....
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:29 PM
While Michael Vick and the Jets fell flat against the Bills in a game that was relocated from the Buffalo area to Detroit because of heavy snow in western New York, the week was otherwise mostly quiet for Virginia-area players.
The Giants' Rashad...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 11:16 AM
On a reasonably quiet weekend for Virginia-based NFL players, former William and Mary star Jonathan Grimes became a workhorse for Houston, averaging more than 4 yards per rush on his 13 carries as the Texans won in Cleveland.
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Why they would sign him: Along with the Arizona Cardinals, the Colts unsuccessfully tried to claim running back Ben Tate off waivers; he was awarded to the Minnesota Vikings after being cut by the Cleveland Browns. The Colts lost...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 7:46 PM
The break is over for the New York Giants, who after starting with a disappointing 3-4 season will turn their attention to what they're viewing as a nine-game season that starts on Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts.
Despite a 51-34 loss to...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 3:38 PM
I wanted to start today's conversation by defining what turns a sports injury into a stupid sports injury. Turns out I'm not smart enough to do that, so I'll get around it the same way Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart did when he couldn't define...
| 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...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 11:32 AM
With a powerful tug, Ravens strong safety Matt Elam ripped the ball out of the hands of Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw in the final minutes of Sunday's game.
The fumble was recovered at the Ravens' 11-yard line by rookie free safety...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:30 AM
When many of us last saw Logan Thomas, he was getting knocked woozy in Virginia Tech's Sun Bowl loss to UCLA on New Year's Eve. Even before then, he took plenty of criticism -- often deservedly so, he admitted -- for inaccurate passing.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:37 PM
At his statue unveiling last month, former Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis reminisced about a question team owner Steve Bisciotti asked him during a phone call as the Ravens got ready for the 2012 Wild Card game against quarterback Andrew Luck and the...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:33 PM
INDIANAPOLIS – The mistakes came early and late.
Steve Smith fumbled the first pass Joe Flacco threw. Torrey Smith dropped the last one, a sideline opportunity that would have kept the Ravens’ comeback hopes alive, if only for a little...