| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:02 PM
It is two weeks into the regular season, and there is still a lot to learn about the 2013 Ravens because nothing much came out of Sunday's 14-6 win over Cleveland. The same weaknesses that were exposed last week against Denver showed up again against...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:34 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Quarterback Joe Flacco was nowhere near the Ravens’ biggest problem in last week’s 49-27 loss to the Denver Broncos but he had his moments, throwing two interceptions and making several questionable decisions. Going...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:45 PM
The Ravens have built a thorough scouting report on Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson, including the obvious knowledge that he's far too strong to simply arm tackle and expect to bring him down.
Ravens starting inside linebacker Josh Bynes'...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:59 AM
Now that the NFL season is here, I’m putting a twist on my weekly Blogger on Blogger series. Each week, I hope to enlist a blogger who regularly writes about the Ravens' opponent to help me break down the game. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Dolphins 23, Browns 10
Strategy: With a new head coach in Rob Chudzinski and new coordinators in Norv Turner and Ray Horton, the Browns will look a little different than they did a year ago. Offensively, the Browns used a variety of formations and their...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:50 PM
In keeping with tradition, the NFL sent questionnaires to its eight new head coaches during the off-season, quizzing them on random topics. Among the questions was, "Who has the hardest job in football?"
Answered Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles:...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Prediction: Dolphins 20, Browns 13
Comment: Dolphins defense is too much for Brandon Weeden. If they don't win this one, this opening five-game stretch will threaten to sink the season.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 1:34 PM
It's all in the name.
Franklin D. Roosevelt. Robert F. Kennedy. Madonna. Any one named Delilah — unless we're talking about your mailman.
And the power of a good name works for fantasy football teams as well as any other person or thing. Last...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:05 PM
I know you.
And I’m on to your game.
Your fantasy-football draft is days away and you are ready to deliver a little shock and awe in the first round, right?
“The running back era is over,” you say with a knowing smile. “It&...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 3:36 PM
This ranking may be more intuitive hunch than it is rooted in statistical study.
The way I see it, Halley's comet comes around every 75 or 76 years and Texas football comes around every four.
Texas has appeared in the Bowl Championship Series title...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:44 PM
The Miami Dolphins ended a two-year run of having the team’s first-round pick show up late for training camp by signing Dion Jordan on Saturday evening, a day before the team’s first practice.
Jordan, whom the Dolphins traded up to select...