| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:05 AM
DAVIE – As a whole, special teams is among the deepest and best units in the AFC East.
The division has quality punters, led by Dolphins’ Brandon Fields, quality kickers, led by New England’s Stephen Gostkowski, and one of the NFL&...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:48 PM
Geno Smith looked every bit like a cool and confident starting quarterback.
Michael Vick showed he can still make things happen on offense too.
Smith and Vick each threw for a touchdown with the New York Jets' starters, and the defense mostly shut...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:44 PM
LANDOVER, MD. -- Tom Brady, Darrelle Revis, Rob Gronkowski, Jerod Mayo and Logan Mankins didn't play for the New England Patriots.
The Washington Redskins held out Pierre Garcon, DeSean Jackson and Ryan Clark due to minor injuries.
That is the nature of...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:40 AM
As if anyone needed a reminder of how last year's Ravens campaign went, EA Sports' Madden player ratings are out, and the top-rated player on the Ravens is none other than kicker Justin Tucker.
Tucker is rated as a 93 overall, one point ahead of...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:03 PM
SEATTLE — It's time for the NFL to kick the extra point to the curb.
In a league where the pinnacle is Super, the point after touchdown is entirely superfluous.
What play, other than the clock-killing kneel down, is so virtually automatic? There...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Anquan Boldin's sensational San Francisco debut helped keep the 49ers on quite a roll against Green Bay.
And Vernon Davis did his part in a prolific passing game led by Colin Kaepernick in a 34-28 victory over the Packers on Sunday....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Bill Belichick is back to being himself.
A day after issuing a rather uncharacteristic mea culpa about a controversial penalty that ultimately resulted in a New England loss on Sunday, the coach essentially called the Jets cheaters -- or at least...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:32 PM
UConn has some different schools in its conference. A look at those newcomers:
Location: Orlando, Fla.
Colors: Black and gold
Famous UCF athletes: Chicago Bears receiver Brandon...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Ravens kicker Justin Tucker was named first-team All-Pro on Friday, capping a stellar season in which he made a 61-yard field goal against the Detroit Lions.
Tucker was the lone Raven to earn an All-Pro distinction from an Associated Press media...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:45 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Quarterback Joe Flacco acknowledged this week that he’s annoyed by his 13 interceptions and knows that he needs to play better. He ranks 14th in the NFL in passing yards, 19th in touchdown passes and 26th in completion...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Justin Tucker has emerged as the Ravens' top offensive weapon lately, and been one of the most reliable kickers in the NFL.
Tucker delivered in the clutch again during a 22-20 victory Thursday night over the Pittsburgh Steelers at M&T Bank Stadium,...