| May 4, 2013
| 5:49 PM
Not one. Not two. Not three. Not …
"You know you're about to get your fourth MVP?" Dwyane Wade said to LeBron James the other day as they sat in the Heat's training room. "And it's your fourth in five years?"
"I'm still a kid from Akron,''...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Most Ravens fans will tell you that inside linebacker Ray Lewis was the greatest draft pick in franchise history.
But the fine stat heads over at ESPN have calculated that Lewis was the NFL’s most valuable pick since 1994.
In this week’s...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Though the flicker of collegiate game tape isn't exactly candlelight, it can sometimes be love at first sight for a scout sitting in a dark film room, pining over pro prospects.
Daniel Jeremiah, a former NFL scout who worked four years in the Ravens...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:13 AM
This feature appears each Monday on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?
| Nov 11, 2012
| 8:25 PM
What's the sound when perfection goes poof?
Sunday, it was a thud, as New Orleans cornerback Jabari Greer batted away a fourth-down pass by the Atlanta Falcons, who were two yards away from a touchdown that would have kept them undefeated.
From 8-0 to 9...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 6:41 AM
If Mike Holmgren is interested in coaching, then Phil Emery had better be interested in talking to him.
Holmgren told ESPN.com that he indeed would consider returning to the sideline, but isn’t aggressively seeking a job. If a guy says he wants to...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Bears 39, Saints 14 -- NFC championship game, Jan. 21, 2007: After the Bears tied a franchise record with 13 regular-season wins, Smith guided them to the NFC title and a Super Bowl berth in his third season. Thomas Jones rushed for 123 yards...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:57 PM
It somehow is appropriate Andrew Luck begins his career on a field opposite Jay Cutler.
The Bears quarterback can offer his Colts counterpart a bit of advice about following a legend when the teams hook up Sunday at Soldier Field. Hopefully, it will be...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 9:32 PM
"I'm done," says 27-year-old Michael Phelps. "I don't know if people really believe me, but I am actually finished. I'm retiring."...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Tom Gallagher feels a little bit like Michael Corleone, Al Pacino's famous character in The Godfather, Part III.
You can almost hear Gallagher repeating the famous line: "Just when I thought I was out … they pull me back in."
Six months after...