| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:54 PM
— Bryan Braman just has that look on his face that makes you think he might be a little off, that the elevator doesn't go all the way to the top. The way he's played football for the Philadelphia Eagles sort of confirms it.
Braman has been a...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:51 AM
When the Ravens hired Gary Kubiak as their offensive coordinator in late January, a lot of conversations were devoted to how his playbook would emphasize the running game and getting the tight ends heavily involved in the passing game.
| Jun 1, 2014
| 8:40 PM
— Of all the presumptions about Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly's offense and even his entire system, only one concept really gets him worked up. It is the notion that he likes to do things certain ways, that his team and his system can somehow...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:00 PM
— Nobody on this earth, or perhaps even above or beyond, could have looked at the Philadelphia Eagles after their first-round playoff loss in January and envisioned a potential starting wide receiving corps of Brad Smith, Ifeanyi Momah and Arrelious...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Kyle Juszczyk trudged off the Ravens' practice field as a rookie fullback a year ago, thoroughly frustrated after a training camp blocking drill in which he was stonewalled repeatedly by linebackers and safeties.
In the middle of Juszczyk's unconvincing...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:42 AM
We've now been exposed to the 2014 Miami Dolphins for three practice, which includes rookie camp back in May.
Plenty of work still has to be done, but that hasn't stopped me from formulating some opinions/thoughts/theories about this year's Dolphins...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Running back Matthew Tucker was a surprise release by the Philadelphia Eagles, who tentatively trimmed their roster to the NFL-mandated limit of 53 by today's 4 p.m. deadline.
The move, which leaves the team with just two healthy players (LeSean McCoy...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:39 PM
— Each NFL season beings an assortment of puzzles and surprises.
For the Philadelphia Eagles, the first of each became apparent the minute they officially announced their initial 53-man roster of 2014 on Saturday.
Among the notable names not...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:34 AM
When the Ravens installed former Harvard standout Kyle Juszczyk as their new starting fullback, replacing Vonta Leach, they immediately hoped that he would emerge as a hybrid pass-catching option.
So far, that's how the scenario has unfolded with...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 11:22 AM
The Ravens did us beat reporters a minor disservice on Saturday afternoon, drafting Harvard fullback Kyle Juszczyk, whose surname will leave behind many red squiggly lines as we learn to spell it, in the fourth round.
It’s too soon to say that...
| 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...