| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:31 PM
Late Saturday evening, the Ravens are either going to have a coming out or a farewell party.
It's hard to predict which because the Ravens did not hit a high level of consistency in the 2014 regular season, causing a lot of apprehension around town....
| Jan 10, 2015
| 7:09 PM
Hate them. As I've admitted before, one of the dumbest things I ever wrote (so much to choose from) appeared in this newspaper on the day in 1982 that "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan" opened in local theaters. I started that column with...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 5:27 PM
From Dennis Thurman to Blair Thomas, unlikely players have stepped up to help the Dallas Cowboys beat the Green Bay Packers in past playoffs. Don't be surprised if the star of today's divisional playoff game at Green Bay isn't Tony Romo or Aaron Rodgers,...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 10:26 PM
4 a.m. Tennis: Brisbane men’s final.--Tennis Ch.
5 a.m. Golf: South African Open (in Johannesburg).--Golf
8:25 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Stoke City vs. Arsenal.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 8:16 PM
The NFL playoffs don't include any "game managers" or quarterbacks who are still in the hunt solely because they're surrounded by a great defense or running game.
The eight signal callers still chasing the Super Bowl have strong pedigrees.
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Some fantasy football leagues enter the playoffs in Week 14, while many play their final week of regular season ball. So it's a critical week if you're playing your first postseason game or a potential playoff berth hangs on this weekend's results....
| Dec 7, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Big day in the NFL, especially in Philadelphia.
Here are the point spreads (home team in CAPS):
FAVORITE SPREAD UNDERDOG OVER/UNDER
MIAMI 3 Baltimore 46
CINCINNATI 3 ...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Oregon quarterback and Heisman Trophy favorite Marcus Mariota has been named the winner of the 2014 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented annually to "the nation’s top quarterback who best exemplifies character, scholastic and...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:56 AM
DAVIE – It’s Heisman Trophy week. So you’d think it’d be a time for Dolphins running back LaMichael James, an All-America selection at Oregon, to reflect fondly on his time at the 2010 Heisman Award ceremony in New York.
| Dec 15, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Andrew Luck sure knows how to get into opposing players' heads.
Not just by torching them with his arm but using his mouth as well.
Only the Indianapolis Colts quarterback's idea of trash talking isn't quite the same as a lot of other NFL players....
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Well, I've done it! I've clutched at straws! I've mapped a miracle! Rather than pummel the Dolphins with more bruising adjectives, I've charted how they can shock the world, defy all odds and save Joe Philbin by still making the playoffs.
All it'll take...