| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:18 PM
The Ravens routinely work out free agents even if there is no definitive interest or positional need, but it certainly isn’t a regular occurrence for a player once considered their franchise quarterback to return to the team’s facility and...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 6:25 AM
When I got home last night, I didn't know if my chills were coming from having stood out in the rain coaching lacrosse for two hours, or hearing the news that Kyle Boller might return as the Ravens backup quarterback.
Oh gosh, "My Man" Kyle Boller back...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Quarterback Joe Flacco tossed the first 300-yard game of his postseason career and wide receiver Anquan Boldin surpassed the 100-yard mark, but for all of the offense’s positive gains in the Ravens’ 23-20 loss to the New England Patriots in...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 1:19 PM
The circumstances were slightly different.
The 2007 Miami Dolphins were 0-13, not 0-12 like the Indianapolis Colts team that will be at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday.
The Ravens were just 4-9 at the time and had dropped seven consecutive games. Today, they...
| Dec 15, 2011
Jeff Fisher stands out
The best available coach for any opening is Jeff Fisher. You could throw Bill Cowher and Jon Gruden into the discussion, but it's doubtful that either would leave his comfortable broadcasting...
| Oct 18, 2011
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
REID, EAGLES NOTCH VICTORY
For the first time in a month, Philadelphia Eagles Coach Andy Reid didn't have to address questions following a Philadelphia loss. Reid, a former Glendale...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Carson Palmer will be a hot commodity on the waiver wire this week after the Cincinnati Bengals traded him to the Oakland Raiders for a pair of high draft picks. I can't imagine that someone in your fantasy league already has Palmer on his or her roster...
| Oct 22, 2011
Four NFL teams, four distinctly different situations, and one identical, well-worn audible:
Old quarterback out, new quarterback in.
Rookie Christian Ponder is taking over for Donovan McNabb in Minnesota. John Beck is replacing Rex Grossman in...
| Nov 6, 2011
At the halfway point of the 2011 season, very little has gone according to plan for the locally-connected athletes and coaches on the NFL landscape. That's not to say all has gone wrong for head coaches Andy Reid and Hue Jackson and players Ramses...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 11:41 AM
In the 2003 NFL Draft, the Baltimore Ravens selected Terrell Suggs with the No. 10 pick, and Kyle Boller with No. 19.
Suggs panned out, becoming a fan favorite and elite pass rusher, and Boller didn’t, becoming a quarterback the city loves to hate....