| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:58 AM
You know things are getting bad when your own cheerleaders turn against you.
The Oakland Raiders are being sued by their cheerleaders, the Raiderettes, who claim the team withholds their pay until after the season is completed, does not pay for all...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 8:07 PM
The Puppy Bowl is out of control.
When Animal Planet started this 10 years ago as a so-called alternative to watching the Super Bowl's actual halftime show, it seemed like a cute joke. After all, no wardrobe malfunctions if all...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The folks who run the Bad Lip Reading channel on YouTube released their latest video this week: their take on the NFL.
The video, which you can watch above, is well worth the four minutes it will take to watch. Some of my favorite moments:
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Dunbar coach Lawrence Smith knows which William Crest moment is his favorite.
Crest, the Dunbar quarterback, had already scored two rushing touchdowns against City this past October when the Poets faced a fourth-and-9 from the Knights' 12-yard line,...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Gary Kubiak is gone, fired by the Houston Texans on Friday, and he won't be the last of this season's NFL coaches to be asked to hand over his headset.
So who else will be gone after this season?
A look at the candidates who could be kaput:
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Believe it or not, Joe Flacco joined select company in 2013, doing something that all-time greats such as John Elway, Dan Marino, Brett Favre and Peyton Manning all did at least once in their career. Heck, even the great Johnny Unitas pulled it off, but...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Miramar to Morgantown has become a familiar route for a number of area football players.
Kahlil Lewis will be the latest to make the journey. The Miramar receiver committed to West Virginia on Wednesday. He confirmed his choice via Twitter. It came...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:47 PM
The final word belongs to Ravens rookie free safety Matt Elam.
Following a week where he created unwanted headlines when he called Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson "pretty old," Elam intercepted a Matthew Stafford pass in the final minute to preserve...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 10:00 PM
The Miami Dolphins beat the New England Patriots on Sunday for the first time in the last eight tries.
That prompted high-fives in Denver, high anxiety in San Diego . . . and an extremely low word count in Tom Brady's postgame news conference.
| Dec 21, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The year is almost over and the holiday season surrounds us all.
The happiest times.
The saddest times.
Thus the perfect time to acquaint you with a fascinating study of tweets emitting from the 32 NFL cities immediately after the home team wins...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 8:06 PM
The Ravens said they were treating the matchup with the New England Patriots as a playoff game, and they got a look at what a top-notch playoff team with an elite quarterback looks like.
The Patriots embarrassed the Ravens in front of a packed M&T...