| Aug 8, 2014
Tom Brady, Darrelle Revis, Rob Gronkowski, Jerod Mayo and Logan Mankins didn't play for the New England Patriots and Washington held out Pierre Garcon, DeSean Jackson and Ryan Clark because of minor injuries in the Redskins' 23-6 victory in a preseason...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Cleveland left tackle Joe Thomas made an unexpected comparison on Monday, saying Browns incumbent starting quarterback Brian Hoyer — a.k.a. the guy most everyone assumes will eventually be Johnny Manziel's backup — reminds him of New England...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:08 PM
If I make it to Monday I will have covered all 16 national title games in the Bowl Championship Series era.
Someone, please, blow a kazoo.
It's been one crazy ride between Tennessee playing Florida State at the Fiesta Bowl in 1998 and this week's...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Injured Miami running back Duke Johnson was making the rounds, pumping up his teammates prior to Saturday night’s Russell Athletic Bowl.
It was difficult to sit out the game for Johnson, who broke his right tibia during the Hurricanes’ 41-14...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:33 AM
From a football standpoint, I don't think the upgraded charge on running back Ray Rice changes things too much. The Ravens planned on adding at least one running back before Rice’s legal issues began and once they did, they were prepared for the...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:43 PM
It sounds strange but this could be the last chance any outsider has to take down the Southeastern Conference, winners of seven straight national titles and heavily favored to make it eight.
Next season, when the playoff replaces the Bowl Championship...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:54 PM
It feels like an eternity since bowl season ended, but fortunately today marks the greatest day of the year, when football returns to rescue us from the barren sports wasteland of August. Baseball? The U.S. Open? That stuff is a nice filler, like the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:02 AM
A roundup of NFL experts' picks for Sunday's game between the Ravens and Cleveland Browns.
* CBSSports.com's Pete Prisco expects the Ravens' struggles to continue in a 21-18 loss to the Browns.
The Ravens are coming out of a bye and need to get it...
| Mar 22, 2013
In 2011, new Eagles OLB Connor Barwin had 11.5 sacks for the Texans. In 2012, he had 3. The dip in production can be explained any number of different ways. For example, did the Texans ask him to play differently?......
| Oct 18, 2012
| 6:15 AM
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....
| Mar 2, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The NFL’s annual meat market has come and gone, leaving fans of watching grown men running around in spandex on an obstacle course channel-surfing for "American Gladiator" reruns.
Thanks to the non-stop coverage of the combine, we have a ton of...