| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:47 PM
It was inevitable. As soon as the Ravens endured a losing streak without Ray Lewis, there was going to be a barrage of questions about leadership.
But after eight games, the most pressing issue for the Ravens is where are the playmakers?
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:47 PM
A championship was won, and playoff berths secured, on the final night of prep football's regular season.
Edison enjoyed a best-case scenario and benefited from a big night Nov. 7 for rival Fountain Valley, and the following night, for rival...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:59 PM
If the NFL draft was held today, the Ravens should find themselves a big, tall wide receiver.
They have holes in other places especially on the offensive line, but the Ravens need a big, fast body to complement speedy receiver Torrey Smith on the...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Steelers 27, Browns 11
Strategy: On offense, the Steelers are the same Steelers we have seen the past couple of years, using short passes, screens and intermediate throws to get the ball into the hands of wide receivers Antonio Brown and Emmanuel...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
When talking about the top cornerbacks in the NFL this season, the name of Baltimore’s Jimmy Smith probably doesn’t get mentioned unless that conversation takes place within the 410 and 443 area codes.
But after two forgettable seasons to...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The confidence of star Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has kept pace with his rapidly increasing production this year.
Gordon has overcome persistent early-season trade rumors, a two-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:01 PM
The Bears have to prep for Josh Gordon's explosive play-making Sunday in Cleveland to limit the wide receiver on deep, inside breaking routes versus Cover-2.
Using the All-22 coaches tape, let's breakdown Gordon's 95-yard touchdown reception during...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Cleveland Browns management had supposedly given up on this season three weeks ago when they traded running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for a first-round draft pick.
The conventional thinking was Browns CEO Joe Banner and...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Desperate times apparently call for harsh measures inside the Pittsburgh Steelers' locker room, a once-vibrant place where fun and games not involving football have now been outlawed.
With his team winless through four games and in last place in the AFC...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Two-and-a-half miles. Twenty years. One is the distance between the high school campuses of Ocean View and Marina; the other, a time gap that has separated the two school's football programs.
The one-time Sunset League rivals will meet on the gridiron...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Dolphins 23, Browns 10
Strategy: With a new head coach in Rob Chudzinski and new coordinators in Norv Turner and Ray Horton, the Browns will look a little different than they did a year ago. Offensively, the Browns used a variety of formations and their...