| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Well, this is going to take some getting used to.
Jared Allen, longtime Minnesota Viking, is now ours. Take that, Julius Peppers. We basically traded a banged up rusty Buick for a shinier, less rusty Cadillac.
Those are terrible analogies, given...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:18 PM
VCU coach Shaka Smart lives for March.
Smart's Rams are now in their fourth conference final in the last five seasons after wreaking “Havoc” against George Washington and pulling away in the second half for a 74-55 victory...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 11:55 PM
FERRUM -- Come unglued? No way.
Even with a packed gym at Ferrum and the excitement of an NCAA Division III second-round tournament game, the Christopher Newport women's basketball players knew how to keep themselves together.
That fact became...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 10:20 PM
One of the best eras in Christopher Newport history ended decisively before a sellout crowd of 1,200 late Friday in Walla Walla, Wash.
The Captains (24-6), ranked 20th nationally, fell 87-70 to No. 7 Whitman (29-1), the sectional host,...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Each week, Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston will answer questions from readers about the Ravens. You can submit questions during every game to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here are this week's questions and answers:
I thought that it was curious how...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The AFC has the Lombardi Trophy.
The NFC has everything else.
That is, the NFC boasts last season's most valuable player, Minnesota's Adrian Peterson; offensive rookie of the year, Washington's Robert Griffin III; defensive rookie of the year,...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:50 PM
General manager Phil Emery was on the job for less than two months when he accomplished something Jerry Angelo failed to do in more than a decade — acquire a legitimate No. 1 wide receiver.
The addition of Brandon Marshall in a trade with the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:45 AM
The Ravens aren't planning to pursue acquiring a veteran wide receiver at this time, according to league sources.
That includes free agent wide receivers like Brandon Lloyd and Austin Collie.
The Ravens could always revisit the situation later on,...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:32 PM
As he walked out of the front door of his $1.3 million McMansion on Wednesday morning, handcuffed under his white T-shirt, it struck me that Aaron Hernandez looked like he had alligator arms.
For an NFL receiver, there can be no harsher assessment....
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Of the 53 players on the Ravens' active roster, only four have been to a Super Bowl. And only one was there last year.
James Ihedigbo was a starting safety for New England, and as the Ravens spent last week gearing up for meeting the San Francisco 49ers...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....