| Sep 30, 2011
| 7:00 AM
The New York Jets’ wide receiving corps boasts a speedster in Santonio Holmes, a red-zone target in Plaxico Burress and a technician in Derrick Mason.
But none of those guys leads the Jets in receiving.
That honor goes to tight end Dustin Keller,...
| Oct 2, 2011
Santonio Holmes had just one catch last Sunday and three the week before that, but if you are worried that the Ravens might overlook the New York Jets' speedy wide receiver Sunday night, you obviously have a selective memory.
Ravens defensive coordinator...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Starting left guard Ben Grubbs was limited in his first practice since the Ravens’ season-opening victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sept. 11.
Grubbs has missed the team’s two past contests because of strained ligaments in his toe. He...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 AM
RAVENS RUN OFFENSE VS. JETS RUN DEFENSE: The Jets have spent the days leading up to the game answering questions about what has happened to their run defense. Unable to set the edge and deal with the Oakland Raiders’ speed last week, they were...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 3:04 PM
Despite being cut before the start of the Ravens training camp, former Baltimore wide receiver Derrick Mason has played well for the Jets, and had six catches in New York's loss to Oakland on Sunday.
Mason will be one of three receivers the Ravens have...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 6:58 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions following the Ravens' 37-7 victory over the St. Louis Rams.
Ron: Mike, in your opinion, can Torrey Smith, Anquan Boldin, and a healthy Lee Evans develop into a good enough...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:15 PM
When Jamaal Charles tore his ACL on Sunday, any hopes the Kansas City Chiefs had of making it back to the NFL playoffs were shredded. The season-ending injury to Charles, a top-five pick in most fantasy leagues, is also a devastating blow to fantasy...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 2:45 PM
The Ravens were flying high this week after their 35-7 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the season opener. But they crashed down to earth with a thud in an all-around ugly loss to the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon. Here are my quick-hit thoughts...
| Sep 11, 2011
Have the Eagles assembled the "Dream Team," or is this another fantasy football roster built to disappoint?
That's just one of the pressing questions heading into this NFL season.
A few of the others:
Did the lockout truly favor those teams with an...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:37 AM
Photo by Al Diaz
When the National Football League finally put an end to the drawn-out lockout this summer, the first thing that popped into my mind was that the embarrassment was over. There would be no more talk of negotiating from NFL Commissioner...
| Sep 5, 2011
Patriots vs. Packers
In the AFC, Rex Ryan has painted a bull's-eye on his Jets. No question, his defense has credentials. But his passing game is vulnerable and his quarterback is shaky in the red zone.
More likely, it will...