| Dec 6, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Assuming you are in a six- or eight-team league -- and not one of those screwy leagues that ends in Week 17 -- the fantasy football playoffs have arrived. If your team made the playoffs, give yourself a loud slap on the back.
(If your team did not make...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:42 AM
The bar is open, but we are walking slowly and talking quietly in here today.
I have a baseball winter meetings hangover.
It’s impossible to explain the event unless you have attended it -- or worse yet -- covered it. I literally didn’...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 5:08 AM
One week after rushing for a career-high 204 yards at Cleveland, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has a shot at a rare feat when the winless Indianapolis Colts visit M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday.
Just three backs in NFL history have run for 200 yards...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Not even Billy Cundiff was sure he would play Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.
After injuring his left calf muscle Thursday and missing practices that day and the next, the Ravens kicker was understandably concerned that he might have to sit. But...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 12:41 AM
1. Chuck Pagano's done such a nice job this year, it might be hard to keep him in Baltimore in 2012. But if the Ravens make a deep run in the playoffs, he's going to be a hot candidate for a number of head coaching positions. And he deserves to be....
| Dec 12, 2011
| 7:45 PM
The game hadn't even started before Ray Rice faked out 70,000 people at M&T Bank Stadium.
As the Ravens offense was introduced before Sunday's 24-10 win over the Indianapolis Colts, Rice, the last player out of the tunnel, started to bust out the...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 6:53 PM
Each week, we bring you a Q&A with a Ravens player, coach or team executive to help you learn a little more about the team. Today's guest is running back Ricky Williams.
How is the season unfolding for you on a personal level?
It's good. I guess I judge...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:31 AM
Before the opening kickoff Sunday night, the Ravens knew that the Tennessee Titans and New York Jets had both lost earlier in the day, meaning that for a franchise-record fourth consecutive year, the Ravens were going to the playoffs.
But that's never...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:11 AM
Cornell Brown and Torrian Gray were part of two Big East championships and the first class in Virginia Tech football history to earn four consecutive bowl invitations. They faced a true freshman named Peyton Manning in the 1994 Gator Bowl and two-time...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 9:20 AM
Ravens 27, Browns 6
Facing a ticked-off Ravens team coming off a potentially disastrous loss and needing to win out is not how the Browns want to spend Christmas Eve. But life isnt' fair.
Ravens 21, Browns 13
| Dec 21, 2011
| 5:45 PM
Nobody doubts the Browns' young defense has had its shining moments.
Goal-line stands in Pittsburgh and Arizona the past two games were two of them.
But there have been some clunkers that have elicited flashbacks of previous defensive "Seasons From...