| Sep 7, 2014
| 5:30 AM
When Mychal Kendricks explodes from his inside linebacker position, bad things happen to the opposition.
Footballs are jarred loose, tipped in the air or scooped up by No. 95. Quarterbacks are sacked. Ball carriers are smothered and tight ends covered....
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:40 PM
How did the San Diego Chargers prepare to face Philadelphia on a quick turnaround?
In part, they spent last week turning around quickly.
To prepare for Sunday's game at Philadelphia after a Monday night opener and to adjust to Chip Kelly's fast-...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:07 PM
When it's the Miami Dolphins' turn in the first round of the NFL Draft, ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. doesn't anticipate any of the top four offensive tackles still being available.
In Kiper's latest mock draft (Version 5.0), Auburn offensive...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Alabama inside linebacker C.J. Mosley visited the Ravens this week, according to a league source.
The All-Southeastern Conference selection is projected to go in the top half of the first round and is highly regarded for his athleticism and instincts....
| Aug 29, 2013
With final roster cuts looming this week, it's a good bet that Eagles coach Chip Kelly and his staff at least have a good idea already of how they will construct the roster. Here's one guess at the projected 53-player......
| Dec 5, 2013
Too often, Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis reminded us on Tuesday, perceptions of players are mutated by statistics that do little or nothing to underscore their value. Outside linebacker Trent Cole, for example, has been a forced on the defense....
| Dec 26, 2013
Pro Bowl selections don't come out until tomorrow (Friday) night, but the folks at Pro Football Focus (profootballfocus.com) have jumped the gun and released their own version of this year's game, and four Eagles are on it. Guard Evan Mathis,......
| Oct 18, 2012
| 8:11 AM
Every week, I hope to bring you a quick Q&A with someone who covers the Ravens’ opponent that week. On Sunday, the Ravens will take on the Houston Texans in Houston. Stephanie Stradley blogs about the Texans for The Houston Chronicle, and she was...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 6:01 PM
When a noticeably slimmed-down Ray Lewis showed up at Ravens training camp in late July weighing less than he has since his rookie year in 1996, the linebacker had a simple explanation.
Throughout his Hall of Fame career, Lewis had watched the power...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Having lost their starting quarterback and their highest-paid defensive player in the middle of the season, the Houston Texans are arguably the unlikeliest team left in the NFL's final eight.
But the Ravens say they aren't surprised by the 11-6 Texans,...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Texans defensive players were unanimous in their excitement that Wade Phillips canceled his interview with Tampa Bay and withdrew from consideration for the Buccaneers' head-coaching job.
Phillips, former Cowboys head coach, was supposed to interview...