| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The last time Ravens outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil squared off against the Pittsburgh Steelers, he bull-rushed Marcus Gilbert so violently that he launched him off his feet and the offensive tackle landed flat on his back.
Dumervil sacked Steelers...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Last week: 9-4 (8-5 against the spread). Season: 88-45-1 (76-58 against the spread).
Dolphins (5-3) at Lions (6-2)
Noon Sunday, CBS-2
Lions by 3 (O/U 44)
Possibly the game of the week. The Dolphins have won consecutive games only once this...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:39 PM
During the next two days while presiding over an appeal hearing for indefinitely suspended former Ravens running back Ray Rice, former federal judge Barbara S. Jones will have to decide who is telling the truth.
Jones will hear testimony at her New York...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Four years ago, Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was suspended for six games with the punishment later reduced to four games.
Roethlisberger was the first player to get suspended under the NFL personal-conduct policy when he was...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:46 PM
The Ravens have issued a lengthy rebuttal to an ESPN report that alleged that coach John Harbaugh wanted to cut former running back Ray Rice and also was aware in February the full details of Rice's physical altercation with his then-fiancee.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 10:56 PM
John Harbaugh walked toward the back of the bench to exhort the fans, wagged four fingers in the air to signal the start of the final quarter and welcomed big defensive tackle Haloti Ngata to the sideline with a flying chest bump that left the Ravens&...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:47 PM
The NFL's trade deadline passed Tuesday afternoon with no moves made by the Ravens.
The Ravens did have discussions with teams, including conversations about Denver Broncos reserve cornerback Tony Carter, according to sources.
The Ravens ultimately...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Patriots 7-2 (1): Tom Brady says key to his success at this point in his career is an early bed time.
2. Cardinals 8-1 (2): Drew Stanton 2-1 as a starter already this season so no reason to believe this heads south with...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 10:33 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 9-7 (.563); season 122-69-1 (.639). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The last time the Arizona Cardinals were 8-1?
They were the Chicago Cardinals.
NFL-leading Arizona achieved that feat again Sunday, matching the club's starts in 1925 and 1948, with a 31-14 victory over the visiting St. Louis Rams.
On a day when the...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Tom Brady was kaput as New England's quarterback. He was so used up at age 37 — especially after a 27-point loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 4 — that talk radio in Boston and beyond crackled with suggestions the Patriots should trade...