| Sep 19, 2012
| 11:30 AM
When the New England Patriots offense first took the field against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, they did so without their leading receiver from their previous five seasons. But Wes Welker wasn’t injured. He stood on the sideline as Julian...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. On Sunday night, the Ravens host the New England Patriots in a rematch of the AFC championship game. Since it’s such a big game for both teams,...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 5:32 PM
Ravens free safety Ed Reed zeroed in on his target, accelerating toward New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman to deliver a crushing forearm blow to the chest to break up a potential touchdown pass.
The punishing end zone hit from Reed...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:43 PM
Safety Ed Reed was fined $21,000 for his hit on New England Patriots wide receiver Deion Branch in the third quarter of the Ravens' 31-30 victory last Sunday night at M&T Bank Stadium.
Reed was ruled to have "struck a defenseless player in the head and...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 11:27 AM
Ravens free safety Ed Reed has appealed his $21,000 fine for unnecessary roughness during a 31-30 victory over the New England Patriots, according to a league source.
Reed struck a defenseless player, wide receiver Deion Branch, in the head and neck...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 10:27 AM
Appealing a $21,000 fine from the league office for his crushing hit on New England Patriots wide receiver Deion Branch, Ravens star free safety Ed Reed characterized NFL rule enforcement as confusing.
Reed was fined for striking a defenseless player...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Ravens safety Ed Reed said that he was grateful that his one-game suspension for repeated violations of the rule prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players was lifted Tuesday after his appeal.
As a result, Reed will be on the field...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:50 AM
I think Ted Cottrell, who ruled on Ed Reed’s appeal yesterday, got it right when he overturned the original one-game suspension and instead handed out a $50,000 fine to the Ravens’ safety. I watched all three hits that the NFL cited in...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 8:48 PM
A long list of accolades is connected to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's career.
On Sunday, he became the all-time passing leader in the postseason with 5,949 yards, surpassing Brett Favre.
But it was 4 yards in the fourth quarter of...
| Jan 14, 2012
The Denver Broncos, down 21 points, failed to pick up a first down on the drive after Tom Brady's 61-yard touchdown pass to Deion Branch, giving the ball back to the New England Patriots with just over a minute left......
| Jan 14, 2012
Tom Brady adores the final few minutes of the first half as a chance to pick up valuable points. He's done it again, connecting with receiver Deion Branch for a 61-yard touchdown pass that gives the New England Patriots a......