| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta became a relative afterthought in the passing game Monday night, a situation triggered by how the Detroit Lions devoted defensive resources to contain him.
Pitta was only targeted four times and caught two passes for 24...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Three Sundays ago, during the New England Patriots' football game against the Cleveland Browns, the collective heart of Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., stopped: In the middle of the third quarter, after tight end Rob Gronkowski caught a pass for...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Swiveling in the pocket as he eyed the Ravens' coverage schemes during the AFC championship game last January, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady certainly didn't lack for inviting targets downfield.
Brady threw to tight end Aaron Hernandez...
| Nov 15, 2013
Former Northampton High standout Galen Clemons is a senior defensive lineman at UMass and in his final season as a Minuteman he has made his mark on the field. Clemons, who transferred from Central Michigan, has played in eight games and has had 20...
| Sep 4, 2013
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| Sep 23, 2012
| 10:02 PM
This time, the late game heartbreak belonged to the New England Patriots and wide left turned into just right.
Rookie kicker Justin Tucker barely kept a 27-yard field goal inside the right upright as time expired to give the Ravens a frantic 31-30...
| May 26, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Ahmaad Simmons and Jamar Peete may not have known it at the time, but they had a lot in common.
Both grew up in Baltimore and had dreamed of playing football at the college level. Both were natural athletes who were handed lacrosse sticks early in high...
| May 24, 2012
| 6:22 PM
At Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Mass.
No. 1 Loyola (16-1) vs. No. 4 Notre Dame
Saturday, 2:30 p.m.
Comment: The Greyhounds have a 12-5 lead in the series, but the Fighting Irish have won the past four meetings. However, Saturday's contest will be...
| May 25, 2012
| 2:24 PM
John Haus hasn't heard from his younger brother this week. Of course, the Maryland men's lacrosse midfielder hasn't exactly tried to reach out to him either.
No hard feelings. It's just the nature of sports.
"It's game week," said Will Haus, a...
| May 25, 2012
| 11:19 AM
Loyola attackmen Eric Lusby and Mike Sawyer have seen a lot of different zones and man-to-man defensive combinations this season.
Fairfield tried to match up with them by using two short-stick midfielders. And last Saturday, Denver played a zone that...
| May 26, 2012
| 2:39 PM
When Salisbury and SUNY-Cortland meet Sunday in the NCAA Division III men's lacrosse final at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., there might be no one on the field as emotional as Sam Bradman.
The senior midfielder is always excited when he steps...