| Feb 17, 2012
| 1:30 PM
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at the safety position.
The top prospects: Alabama'...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 6:24 PM
First-round pick: No. 3
For several weeks, the widespread belief has been the Vikings will use the third pick on USC left tackle Matt Kalil, and that's still likely to happen. As the draft nears, though, there's speculation the team...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Am I the only one who's afraid the acquisition of Brandon Marshall may lead to an increase number of Jay Cutler interceptions? Jay can get too enamored with a player he likes, i.e. Greg Olsen. I get the feeling we'll see Jay force quite a few balls...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Tenth in a series exploring the April 26-28 NFL draft. Next: Defensive ends.
There are more teams looking for safeties than there are desirable safeties in this draft. As a result, look for some to be drafted too high. Aside from Mark Barron, there aren'...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Devin Hester went into the NFL record book all by himself Thursday night.
The former Bears’ star returned a punt 62 yard for a touchdown in the second quarter of the Atlanta Falcons’ 56-14 romp over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, his record...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:26 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears’ season ended Sunday with a 13-9 loss to the Minnesota Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium, the eighth loss in the last 10 games and likely the end of the Marc Trestman era.
1. Has Marc Trestman been using the wrong...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Breaking down each aspect of the Ravens' Week 6 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium.
RAVENS: In three starts at home, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has completed 63.9 percent of his pass...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 2:28 PM
TAMPA, FLA. -- With a jab step and a quick cut, Ravens rookie wide receiver Michael Campanaro gained separation behind Tampa Bay Buccaneers nickel back Leonard Johnson.
Then, Campanaro leapt over Johnson in the back of the end zone on Sunday to secure a...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 3:44 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made two trades at the NFL deadline Tuesday, sending safety Mark Barron to the St. Louis Rams and linebacker Jonathan Casillas to the New England Patriots, according to multiple reports.
For Barron, the seventh overall pick in...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Broncos 6-1 (1): Looked strong against AFC West-rival Chargers and now prepare for latest Peyton Manning-Tom Brady installment.
2. Patriots 6-2 (5): Development of WR Brandon LaFell makes Brady much more dangerous with big...