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The Hartford CourantJhavon Williams wears cleats at spring practice like the rest of his UConn teammates. But in the redshirt freshman cornerback's mind, he's trudging to and from the practice field in work boots with a shovel over his shoulder. "I'm just trying to get...
The Hartford CourantAs Nick Williams was learning to play inside slot receiver last season, UConn coach Paul Pasqualoni wasn't shy about comparing his player's potential to that of the man who defined the position in the NFL. So imagine the scene at UConn Pro Football Test...
As the Orioles and Ravens try to work out a scheduling conflict that has put in jeopardy the NFL’s hopes of opening up the regular season on Thursday, Sept. 5 at M&T Bank Stadium, the relationship between the two downtown neighbors has again come...
The Baltimore SunSportswriters inevitably get the question: How do you cover teams you once loved as a fan? The standard answer is that you stop rooting for the jersey and start rooting for the best story. That’s true to a point but incomplete. It’s near...
The Hartford CourantRobert Kraft said the other day that he loved Wes Welker and hoped he'd remain a Patriot for life — "just like Tom Brady." On Wednesday, we found out the Patriots' love for the best slot receiver in football didn't even extend as far as a two-year...
Tags: Miami Dolphins, Wes Welker, Super Bowl, Peyton Manning, Sports
New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick once famously proclaimed about social media: "I don't Twitter, I don't MyFace, I don't Yearbook, I don't do any of those things." Well, times have changed ... sort of. The three-time Super Bowl winner made an...
The Baltimore SunThe NFL offseason heats up on Tuesday when the free agency period begins and the NFL draft will take place next month. In anticipation of those events, blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will look at six key positions the Ravens might address in free agency...
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
Joe Flacco and the Ravens have to win one-on-one matchups in the AFC championship game at Gillette Stadium when the Patriots send pressure. Look for Cover-1 blitz schemes from Bill Belichick's defense in the red zone that test the ability of Ravens...
Tags: Kyle Arrington, Anquan Boldin, Torrey Smith, Jerod Mayo, Sports
A strong possibility exists that Bears general manager Phil Emery has learned more in the last week than any other NFL executive trolling for a head coach. Well then, shame on him. How dare he work so hard to educate himself. Those who think too...
Nobody truly knows precisely what Bears general manager Phil Emery thinks after interviewing 13 known coaching candidates, not even Jimmy Johnson. Nobody expects Emery to go all Jodie Foster on us anytime soon and reveal his innermost thoughts by...
The Baltimore SunThe knock on Ralph Friedgen's office door interrupted a major session of second guessing. As the University of Maryland's coach replayed the 21-14 loss to Oregon State in the 2007 Emerald Bowl in his mind, he contemplated the difference another fast...
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