| Dec 7, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Matt Birk has made his home in Baltimore for nearly four years. Only quarterback Joe Flacco has a longer consecutive games streak among Ravens. The center has played against all but two teams in his 60 games with the Ravens — and the team closest to...
| Oct 4, 2012
The coach from Denbigh has been to three Super Bowls and collected two rings. The quarterback from the East End aspires to get there and may be looking at his last legitimate shot.
Mike Tomlin and Michael Vick compete against one another Sunday for the...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:33 PM
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
PALADINI, FIRE HEADING FOR PLAYOFFS
St. Francis High graduate and former Golden Knights standout Daniel Paladini and his Chicago Fire are headed to the Major League Soccer postseason, but...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 9:45 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The Bears came to MetLife Stadium on Friday night looking for a couple of answers.
Maybe some solutions emerged, but there are still more questions remaining for this team with time for evaluations and Plan B discoveries...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 6:38 PM
LANDOVER, Md. — Andrew Luck stepped up in the pocket to avoid the rush, then put a deep ball down the left side into the arms of fellow rookie T.Y. Hilton for a 31-yard touchdown, wrapping up an 80-yard drive.
Robert Griffin III took a high-and-...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 5:43 PM
The following are previews on area athletes and coaches in the National Football League for the 2012-13 season.
REID ALREADY ON
Even as the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New York Jets, 28-10, at home on Thursday night in their final...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:15 AM
1. "I want to call my grandma." -- Vontae Davis upon being told he was traded by GM Jeff Ireland. (In my column today, I called grandma, who didn't appreciate the show)
2. "Stu, I promise I'm getting arrested while we're off,'' Chad Johnson to security...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:37 PM
We always talk about playing against other quarterbacks, but are you at all intrigued about playing against Robert Griffin III?
“Yes, I think it’s exciting to see these young quarterbacks, their talent level, preparedness and just how far...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Defenses will adjust
It was a masterful debut for Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III, practically perfect as he outdueled Drew Brees.
So, what's next for the dynamic rookie?
Defenses will make some adjustments...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 7:45 PM
NFL Commissioner ROGER GOODELL announced today the schedule of sites, dates and times for the National Football League Wild Card Playoffs of January 8-9 and Divisional Playoffs of January 15-16 (all times Eastern):
NFL WILD CARD WEEKEND
| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:54 PM
Peninsula native Michael Vick has been named the NFL’s Comeback Player of the Year by The Sporting News, receiving 431 of a possible 591 votes in balloting of NFL players, coaches and executives.
Vick, in his second year back in the NFL after...