| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Acknowledging that college football's new four-team playoff could someday inch toward a larger basketball-style tournament, we finish our 'Super 16' countdown, with No. 1 Oregon:
The race for championships, trophies and recruits will continue unabated,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:08 AM
On Wednesday morning, hundreds of highly touted high school football players across the country dusted off the nearest fax machine to send their signed letters of intent to college football programs, from powerhouses to smaller schools. These...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 9:37 AM
The Ravens today signed guard-center Reggie Stephens to fill out their practice squad. There was an opening after the team waived outside linebacker and former second-round pick Sergio Kindle yesterday.
Stephens, who played his college football at...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:57 AM
The 2012-13 Ravens will be well represented Wednesday when the team travels to the White House to be honored by President Barack Obama for its 34-31 victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII on Feb. 3.
Linebacker Ray Lewis, who retired...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 11:39 AM
When Ravens practice squad quarterback and former Oregon star Dennis Dixon got word that the Philadelphia Eagles had hired Ducks coach Chip Kelly as the replacement for Andy Reid, his first reaction was a mixture of shock and happiness.
Kelly ran a...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The Ravens can’t fully replicate Colin Kaepernick’s abilities as a quarterback, but they will try to give their defense a look by employing Dennis Dixon.
Dixon, a practice-squad player, will imitate the San Francisco 49ers’ second-year...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Of the 53 players on the Ravens' active roster, only four have been to a Super Bowl. And only one was there last year.
James Ihedigbo was a starting safety for New England, and as the Ravens spent last week gearing up for meeting the San Francisco 49ers...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:00 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....
| Feb 5, 2013
| 3:33 PM
It has been widely speculated that the Philadelphia Eagles' hire of former Oregon coach Chip Kelly could lead to future employment opportunities for Ravens practice squad quarterback Dennis Dixon.
Dixon has been hoping that he could play for Kelly,...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Quarterback Dennis Dixon, who spent this past season on the Ravens' practice squad, has signed a two-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles, the team and his agent announced this afternoon. The much-anticipated move reunites Dixon with Eagles coach Chip...