| Nov 22, 2011
| 3:30 PM
The timing is a little peculiar, but the Denver Broncos said adieu to former starting quarterback Kyle Orton on Tuesday. He had a good fantasy run under Josh McDaniels, but turnovers did him in with new coach John Fox.
Where will Orton wind up? We will...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 11:00 AM
John and Jim Harbaugh on Thanksgiving night will become the first brothers in NFL history to face each other as head coaches. I’m guessing you have heard a thing or two or 900 revolving around that factoid this week.
I’ll spare you more...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 5:03 AM
The list of top-tier running backs the Ravens will have faced this season continues to grow longer.
After dealing with the likes of the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Maurice Jones-Drew, the St. Louis Rams’ Steven Jackson and the Houston Texans&...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Ed Dickson understood that what he said could be perceived as arrogance. But the Ravens tight end didn’t back down from his original contention that he thinks of himself as being one of the best in the NFL at his position.
“I expect a big...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Every NFL player faces adversity at some point in their career.
Last year Vontae Davis dipped his toe in troublesome water when he was suspended a game for violating a team rule, allegedly showing up to practice hungover.
This year Davis, a 2009 first-...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Despite allowing tight end Brent Celek to make eight receptions for a career-high 157 yards in the Philadelphia Eagles’ 24-23 win Sunday, the Ravens say they’re not panicking over the impending visit from Rob Gronkowski and the New England...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Perhaps for as long as Ed Dickson and Dennis Pitta play together as Ravens teammates, the tight end duo will be linked to their counterparts with the New England Patriots.
In 2010, the Ravens were prepared to select Rob Gronkowski with the 11th pick of...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Bears coach Lovie Smith likes to say that Kellen Davis can do all the things the good tight ends can do.
Except catch passes.
And hold on to the ball.
And stand up.
This is a bad week for all of that to seem true. A loss on Monday...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 10:37 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — It's too bad Colin Kaepernick wasn't available when Phil Emery set out to find a backup quarterback.
The first-year general manager had to strike quickly to find an experienced No. 2. The Bears invested big money in Jason Campbell,...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:40 PM
An interesting e-mail was sent today to members of the Baltimore-Washington media covering Maryland athletics.
It came from former Terps football coach Ralph Friedgen, who wrote about the accomplishments of his program during his 10-year tenure. But the...
| Nov 14, 2011
Frank Gore's latest injury may not be that big of a deal for the San Francisco 49ers. First of all, it doesn't look to be that serious. Plus, the 49ers really didn't need their most productive player of the first half of the season during a big victory...