| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:29 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- DeAndre Hopkins and Cordarrelle Patterson both showed off their first-round talent.
Hopkins caught a 34-yard touchdown pass for the Houston Texans in a 27-13 preseason victory on Friday over Minnesota.
The Vikings also showcased...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:22 PM
There will be a new look and new voice to open up every Sunday Night Football game on NBC this season. One of the new players to be featured with Carrie Underwood in the opening will be the Eagles' LeSean McCoy. That's a surprise since the Eagles, usually...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:37 PM
She'll sing that she's been waiting all day for Sunday night, but really Carrie Underwood has been waiting months.
Underwood, who replaces Faith Hill in singing the "Sunday Night Football" opening for NBC, performed her segment in June at an airport-...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:00 AM
In eager anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the Houston Texans.
The Week 3 matchup between the...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 10:53 AM
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| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Sunday Night Football on NBC Nov. 11 features one of the season's best games as the 7-1 Houston Texans visit the 7-1 Chicago Bears. It’s irresistible force vs. immovable object at Soldier Field on Sunday, Nov. 11, at 8:20pm ET as the 7-1 Houston...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:47 PM
One winter night three years ago inside the Kohl Center on the Wisconsin campus, the Badgers football team gathered for a bonding exercise that included a basketball shooting contest.
Former backup quarterback Nate Tice, son of the Bears offensive...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:54 PM
The Texans made second-year defensive end J.J. Watt a captain this week. This was after the media pronounced him defensive player of the year about a month ago. And after defensive coordinator Wade Phillips put him in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 3:28 PM
1. 49ers (4): Not counting games against the Rams, they have won six in a row, including one of the most impressive victories of the year by any team Sunday.
2. Broncos (2): As if they didn't have enough going for them, now Knowshon Moreno finally is...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:29 AM
This feature appears every week on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?
| Oct 21, 2012
| 5:05 PM
The reality smacked the Ravens in the face like one of Joe Flacco’s passes that got batted back toward the line of scrimmage by a swarming Houston Texans defense.
Over 60 frustrating minutes Sunday, all the Ravens’ flaws through the first six...