| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The confidence of star Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has kept pace with his rapidly increasing production this year.
Gordon has overcome persistent early-season trade rumors, a two-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The New England Patriots have been the NFL's best team during this era of football.
Considering how many AFC Conference Championships, and Super Bowls Bill Belichick's team has won and appeared in since 2001, this can not be debated.
| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:17 AM
The Miami Dolphins started newly acquired offensive lineman Bryant McKinnie at left tackle in Sunday's game against the New England Patriots.
McKinnie, a 12-year veteran, replaced Jonathan Martin. Martin, the team's 2012 second-round pick, returned to...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Dolphins 24, Patriots 20
STRATEGY: The Patriots have an offense that is still in transition after losing tight ends Aaron Hernandez and Rob Gronkowski. Their talents are irreplaceable in the short term and the team is waiting for a trio of rookie wide...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Although the Ravens left little doubt that quarterback Joe Flacco will line up Sunday against the New England Patriots despite an minor sprained left knee, he won’t do so without taking a precautionary measure.
A magnetic resonance imaging exam...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is practicing for the second consecutive day Thursday after suffering a low-grade sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee Monday night against the Detroit Lions.
Flacco is wearing a protective brace on his left...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:29 AM
When New England Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib left the AFC championship game in January with an injured hamstring in the first quarter, his anticipated matchup with Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith ended abruptly.
Although Talib has been battling a...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:26 AM
RAVENS: In his last four games against the Patriots, quarterback Joe Flacco has thrown for 1,213 yards, 10 touchdowns and just two interceptions. Flacco has moved well around the pocket in recent weeks, but his mobility may be affected by...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 9:28 PM
Ravens strong safety Bernard Pollard lived up to his intimidating reputation as one of the hardest hitters in the NFL, knocking New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley out of Sunday's AFC championship game with a devastating fourth-quarter tackle....
| Oct 13, 2012
| 1:15 PM
The NFL has suspended starting Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Aqib Talib without pay for the next four games for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug policy.
The suspension begins immediately, meaning he won't play Sunday against the Kansas...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Ravens 28, Patriots 13
Strategy: The Ravens' winning equation in the AFC championship was provided by fast-paced no-huddle, shotgun concepts and enough runs to keep the Patriots honest. Play-action was effective, particularly in the second half when Joe...