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  • Jimmy Smith didn't always look like he'd be the Ravens' top cornerback

    Jimmy Smith didn't always look like he'd be the Ravens' top cornerback
    The release of the 2015 NFL schedule buried what might have been the most important bit of Ravens news on Tuesday: the team signed cornerback Jimmy Smith to a contract extension. Smith, the 27th overall pick in the NFL draft in 2011, agreed to a four-...
  • Steelers-Patriots to open 2015 schedule on a Thursday night

    Among the Patriots' rewards for winning the Super Bowl is hosting the season opener. The opposition this year is another team with championship pedigree: the Pittsburgh Steelers. New England and Pittsburgh will begin the NFL season on Thursday night,...
  • Doug Buffone's passion, sense of humor will be missed

    Doug Buffone's passion, sense of humor will be missed
    One day when the Bears played at Wrigley Field, linebacker Dick Butkus kept yelling at teammate Doug Buffone that his shoes stunk. The louder Butkus yelled, the more Buffone insisted they didn't. Butkus rode his buddy so hard about the smell that...
  • Dolphins hosting UCF receiver Breshad Perriman on Wednesday

    Dolphins hosting UCF receiver Breshad Perriman on Wednesday
    The Miami Dolphins have used the final week of visits with non-local draft prospects to being in a number of first-round candidates, which explains why Central Florida receiver Breshad Perriman is visiting the team's Davie facility on Wednesday....
  • NBC'S Sunday Night Football schedule; ESPN's Monday Night schedule and CBS/NFL Network's Thursday Night card

    NBC'S Sunday Night Football schedule; ESPN's Monday Night schedule and CBS/NFL Network's Thursday Night card
    ++++++++++++++++++++ || 2015 NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL SCHEDULE || || Thurs. Sept. 10 || NFL Kickoff  || Pittsburgh Steelers at New England Patriots || || Sun. Sept. 13 || Week 1   || New York Giants at Dallas Cowboys || || Sun. Sept....
  • Lions trade DE George Johnson to Buccaneers

    George Johnson is a Tampa Bay Buccaneer, but not the way that anyone expected. The Detroit Lions traded Johnson, a restricted free-agent defensive end, to Tampa Bay on Wednesday for a swap of late-round draft picks, ending a saga that began with a...
  • Hyde5: What 10 mock drafts say about Dolphins top pick

    Hyde5: What 10 mock drafts say about Dolphins top pick
    We're less than two weeks from the NFL draft, and nothing's changed of late for the Dolphins: They can go lots of places with the top pick. Receiver? Cornerback? Running back? Offensive line? Defensive tackle? They've just got to deciide which player will...
  • Akeel Lynch poised to become Penn State's No. 1 running back

    Akeel Lynch has been waiting for this opportunity "for a while now," his quarterback said. At times, the Penn State running back wondered when, or if, it might arrive. Take the 2013 game against Ohio State. Lynch, then a redshirt freshman, thought an...
  • South Florida corner, kick returner Chris Dunkley to visit Ravens, Patriots, Bills, Lions

    South Florida corner, kick returner Chris Dunkley to visit Ravens, Patriots, Bills, Lions
    South Florida cornerback and kick returner Chris Dunkley told The Baltimore Sun that he will visit the Ravens next week along with the New England Patriots, Buffalo Bills and Detroit Lions. Dunkley is a converted wide receiver and Florida transfer who's...
  • Penn State safety Adrian Amos invited to Ravens' local prospect day, sources say

    Penn State safety Adrian Amos invited to Ravens' local prospect day, sources say
    Penn State safety Adrian Amos has been invited to the Ravens' local prospect day, according to sources. The workout is Tuesday at the Ravens' training complex. The Calvert Hall graduate had a private workout Thursday for Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip...
  • Penn State tackle Donovan Smith accepts invitation to attend NFL draft in Chicago

    Penn State tackle Donovan Smith accepts invitation to attend NFL draft in Chicago
    Penn State offensive tackle Donovan Smith is among the prospects who have accepted an invitation from the NFL to attend the draft in Chicago. The Owings Mills High graduate is one of two local draft prospects to be invited, joining Wake Forest...