| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:40 AM
It will be more than seven months until the Miami Dolphins play their next game that counts. But that doesn't mean there won't be plenty of activity for the front office in the meantime.
The next big event will be the NFL combine, which starts Feb. 20 in...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Baltimore-based Under Armour hosted a press event in New York City Tuesday to introduce what the company has dubbed "its biggest ever global marketing campaign."
While the new "I Will" campaign recalls the old "Will you protect this house?" commercial...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Ed Reed has been many things: a future Hall of Fame safety, a reclusive, enigmatic football player.
This Sunday, he'll take on another, slightly more colorful role -- Oscars correspondent for the NFL Network.
Reed will cover the red carpet for a special...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 9:29 PM
The Super Bowl of NFL Draft scouting — the NFL Draft combine that takes place this week — can dramatically alter the draft status of aspiring players.
Several hundred college seniors and juniors who have declared for the draft are invited...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 2:57 PM
In mere seconds, Tavon Austin confirmed what he had already predicted: that his speed would create separation from the pack of fellow NFL draft prospects.
The former Dunbar and West Virginia all-purpose star ran an unofficial time of 4.25 seconds in the...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 7:41 AM
I still don’t get the NFL scouting combine.
Last weekend in Indianapolis and through Tuesday, football players will wear almost no football equipment while running some drills they practice specifically for this showcase but rarely execute in...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 9:46 AM
The NFL’s annual pre-draft meat market wraps up Tuesday, but one of the players generating the most buzz at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis was former Dunbar star Tavon Austin. His 4.34 in the 40-yard dash Sunday validated the gigabytes...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Every Monday, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will rank the most significant athletes and events in Baltimore sports that week based on accomplishments on and off the field. Because, well, why not?
Today, I debut this fun weekly feature,...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Defensive back B.W. Webb of William and Mary, a former Warwick High star, turned heads at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis.
Webb posted a vertical jump of 40 1/2 inches, a broad jump of 132 inches and fast shuttle times for 20 yards (3.84...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Colorado tight end Nick Kasa told ESPN Radio Denver on Wednesday that he was asked questions about his sexuality by at least one team at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.
"They ask you like, 'Do you have a girlfriend? Are you married? Do you...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Joe Flacco had just put his signature ona six-year contract that could pay him as much as $120.6 million and the NFL’s newly-minted highest paid player had big plans to celebrate.
“I'm going to drive home tonight and just go out to dinner...