| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The NFL leaned heavily on the Baltimore Ravens when crafting its newest commercial that promotes its new women’s apparel line. The 30-second spot, which premieres tomorrow during the Ravens game against the Denver Broncos on NBC, features coach John...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Before they lost track of towering Demaryius Thomas, before they let little Wes Welker wiggle out of their grasp, the Ravens last Thursday couldn’t keep track of Julius Thomas, a talented but unknown tight end before that night.
Thomas, a former...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Having a marquee tight end in fantasy football is important to win your league. One would think you need one of the big names—Jimmy Graham, Rob Gronkowski (when healthy), Jason Witten or Tony Gonzalez. But this year it's a different story. Most of...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Dez Bryant is a passionate guy. He's also very competitive.
Those seem to be the company lines after not one, but two sideline meltdowns by Dallas' star receiver during the Cowboys' 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
The first tantrum came...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 9:45 AM
The general rule of thumb in the NFL is that it takes about three years for a wide receiver to develop into an everyday contributor. The same could apply to Dennis Pitta.
The Ravens' fourth-round selection in the 2010 NFL draft, Pitta has begun to...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 8:21 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions after the Ravens' 31-29 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Dan in Clearwater, Fla.: Mike, on the horrible defense -- personnel or scheme?
Mike Preston: Dan, we can't...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Central Florida tuned in NBC's “Sunday Night Football” in a big way. The Washington Redskins-Dallas Cowboys game ranked first for the week with 350,000 viewers. The NFL claimed the top three slots in the Top 10. Reruns filled the schedule...
| May 19, 2013
| 4:24 PM
QB: I think all three of these guys are close, and then there’s a big dropoff to whoever starts for the Eagles. If RG3′s knee was healthy, I would lean toward him, and obviously if we were talking about “Who......
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Seahawks OT Russell Okung vs. Cowboys LB DeMarcus Ware: It’s not a given that Okung will start, coach Pete Carroll said after Friday’s practice. If he can’t go, Frank Omiyale will step in, as he did after Okung...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Ed Dickson understood that what he said could be perceived as arrogance. But the Ravens tight end didn’t back down from his original contention that he thinks of himself as being one of the best in the NFL at his position.
“I expect a big...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 12:35 PM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates has caught almost five miles of passes (8,321 yards) in his illustrious NFL career while accounting for 642 receptions and 83 touchdowns. He made eight consecutive Pro Bowls between 2004-2011, and is...