| Nov 18, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Patriots 8-2 (1): Subpar game for Tom Brady and they still find a way to hang 42 points on Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium. That is clicking.
2. Cardinals 9-1 (2): Bruce Arians is paying attention to playoff ramifications....
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:11 PM
The Ravens stayed at the same hotel and wore the same uniform combination they did when they last played a meaningful game here some 21 months ago.
Maybe the superstitions helped, but it was two of the many players not in the organization when the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:24 AM
When the Ravens' defense squares off Monday night with Drew Brees, they'll face one of the most prolific quarterbacks in NFL history.
The New Orleans Saints standout is an eight-time Pro Bowl selection, a former Super Bowl Most Valuable Player and the...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:07 AM
Terrence Brooks was in prime position to prevent Drew Brees' 26-yard touchdown pass to Marques Colston at the end of the first half Monday night.
But the Ravens' rookie free safety didn't react quickly enough or aggressively enough to make a play on the...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:44 PM
When Ravens veteran outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil sacked New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees twice Monday night, it created a $4 million financial windfall for the three-time Pro Bowl pass rusher.
With his 12th sack of the season, Dumervil...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The last time the Arizona Cardinals were 8-1?
They were the Chicago Cardinals.
NFL-leading Arizona achieved that feat again Sunday, matching the club's starts in 1925 and 1948, with a 31-14 victory over the visiting St. Louis Rams.
On a day when the...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:10 AM
It's time to stop being Baltimore-nice about local sports icons Cal Ripken and Ray Lewis and their cable TV careers.
Being Hall of Famers on the field doesn't automatically translate to success in the studio or broadcast booth. In fact, it's often the...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:07 PM
It'll be a back-to-basics week for the Dolphins' defense as they prepare for Sunday's game against Baltimore, and the prime focus will be tackling. Again.
Missed tackles were an issue early in the season, and they've been a problem the past two weeks...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Every week, reporter Jon Meoli will serve up five stats you should know heading into that week’s Ravens game. This week’s stats, prepared ahead of Sunday's playoff-type showdown with the Miami Dolphins, touch on some rate stats at which the...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Some fantasy football leagues enter the playoffs in Week 14, while many play their final week of regular season ball. So it's a critical week if you're playing your first postseason game or a potential playoff berth hangs on this weekend's results....
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:25 AM
There’s plenty to support the idea that the 2014 Ravens are a middle-of-the-road NFL team, one that has feasted on bad teams and could go the entire season without beating a non-NFC South playoff team and thus, won’t become one themselves....