| Jun 18, 2015
| 7:45 AM
Ten thousand men died on June 18, 1815 at Waterloo. That was 10,000 more than were killed in Gainesville on Sept. 30, 1961.
That didn’t make the day any easier for Florida fans.
“It was like a death in the family,” coach Ray Graves...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 12:44 PM
Ravens starting center Jeremy Zuttah returned to practice on a limited basis Thursday, an encouraging sign as he continues to rehabilitate a surgically repaired hip.
Zuttah took part in individual drills after undergoing surgery this offseason to...
| Jun 14, 2015
| 11:23 AM
It all started with stickball.
Jack Marucci and his siblings played stickball with broom handles in the parking lot of their parents' North Gallatin Avenue restaurant in Uniontown, Shady Side Inn, and he'd walk with his younger brother Jerry to Nickman's...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 6:32 AM
If you can read this, you’re not a Dolphins fan.
I don’t want to say Miami fans are literary losers, so I’ll let the Wall Street Journal say it.
A recent study in that esteemed publication revealed Dolphins fans have the third-...
| May 27, 2015
| 2:27 PM
Harry Swayne thought his NFL career was over.
The Ravens director of player development (and former offensive tackle) was drafted in the seventh round (190th overall) by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1987 as a defensive end. When a coach later suggested...
| May 26, 2015
| 11:49 AM
Three Ravens rookie draft picks are scheduled to attend the annual NFL Players Association Rookie Premiere event.
The NFLPA issued a press release stating that first-round wide receiver Breshad Perriman, second-round tight end Maxx Williams and fourth-...
| May 25, 2015
| 11:44 AM
As difficult an experience as the Ravens' playoff game loss to the New England Patriots was for cornerback Rashaan Melvin, it's also been a trying offseason for him.
Melvin's father, James Melvin, died in February following a long battle with prostate...
| May 23, 2015
| 5:08 PM
Where's the outcry now?
Where's the national dialogue?
Where are the angry talking heads, defiant columnists and irate Twitter mob demanding the firing of Atlantic City District Attorney James McClain?
After the case-dismissed order signed by...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 8:48 AM
There are days quarterback Josh Freeman's practice ends long after the other players have left the field.
Every bit of workout time is important for Freeman, who is trying to resurrect his once promising career with the Miami Dolphins. So when he feels...
| Jun 13, 2015
| 5:57 PM
You want a hard life?
I mean really hard?
Be a team mascot.
Granted, it's not quite as hard as being a Disney "animal" because those poor souls are prey for millions of sadistic kids who think the costumed creatures are just big toys that can be...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 3:30 AM
NFL coaches characterize offseason practices as more of a classroom than a place to measure readiness for competition. Contact drills are prohibited and several key veterans tend to skip the voluntary workouts.
The Ravens use their spring practices to...