| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Returning Sandburg football players Yanni Demogerontas and Michael Howard share the same goal – to win a state championship. Head coach Dave Wierzal said that Demogerontas is being recruited by Division I schools, while Howard is a leader who had...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The Bears' Week 1 win gave fans a lot to feel optimistic about. But how can we expect the remaining games to go? Thanks to a free weekend of NFL Sunday Ticket, I watched part or all of every Week 1 game. I'm not saying you should wager your hard-earned...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:44 AM
Ndamukong Suh plays like an idiot and a punk, and the NFL will let him do it again this week.
Wait, I thought the NFL cared about player safety.
Suh threw a low, potentially career-ending hit on Vikings center John Sullivan during Sunday’s game,...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:05 PM
As usual, this year's Nike Colonial All-Pro Football Camp at William and Mary is scheduled to include some of the National Football League's biggest stars.
Tribe coach Jimmye Laycock announced Tuesday that quarterbacks Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:03 AM
The dreaded FedEx envelopes from the NFL are piling up for Ndamukong Suh.
The Detroit Lions defensive tackle has been fined again by the league, this time for a hit Sunday on Cleveland quarterback Brandon Weeden, according to an Associated Press report....
| Oct 19, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb created a bit of a stir two years ago when he delivered a candid impromptu scouting report about the Pittsburgh Steelers' wide receivers.
Despite considerable hype at that time surrounding now-former Steelers wide...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
You might think the Bears don’t have much of a team after what you saw in Washington.
They lost to a bad team and lost their captains on both side of the ball. Dire, if not terminal.
Bears coach Marc Trestman thinks you’re wrong.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Redskins cheap-shot artist Brandon Meriweather had his two-game suspension reduced to one game after an appeal.
What, Meriweather was dirty on only one of those personal fouls against the Bears?
There’s your NFL player safety garbage in all...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:45 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 Detroit Lions.
The Ravens will make their only...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:24 PM
The continuing education of Ravens center Gino Gradkowski has involved everything from grappling with massive Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to making critical, last-second line calls to adjusting blocking assignments.
Ever since six-...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...