| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:37 PM
One of my favorite assignments in the past year or so was the feature I did this week on former Dunbar and West Virginia star Tavon Austin, who for weeks has had talent evaluators in NFL organizations and in the media salivating about what he might do...
| May 7, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:45 PM
“You don’t replace Anquan” Boldin.
Those are the words of Tandon Doss, the man who is expected to be one of the leading combatants in the offseason royal rumble to replace the veteran receiver who was traded to the San Francisco...
| Oct 2, 2013
The hottest rivalry since "Rowdy" Roddy Piper versus "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka is heating up! The Comix Warriors, fantasy football team of Chicago's King of Geeks (as christened by Laurence Holmes of NBC5 and 670 The Score) was more devastating than the...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:08 PM
The Fox telecast of the Baltimore Ravens’ loss Sunday was far from perfect, but what a vast improvement over any coverage provided this season by CBS Sports.
I am sure some fans are going to insist Fox analyst Daryl Johnston doesn’t like the...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:17 AM
The Miami Dolphins started newly acquired offensive lineman Bryant McKinnie at left tackle in Sunday's game against the New England Patriots.
McKinnie, a 12-year veteran, replaced Jonathan Martin. Martin, the team's 2012 second-round pick, returned to...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Jun 29, 2013
| 6:47 PM
The New England Patriots have been the model franchise for the National Football League.
Owner Robert Kraft embodies all the best values we look for in sports — character, integrity, stability and high standards for off-field behavior. They were...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:07 AM
The consequences were swift for Denver Broncos director of player personnel Matt Russell and director of pro personnel Tom Heckert in the wake of their arrests for driving under the influence in Colorado.
Russell was suspended indefinitely without pay...
| Jul 20, 2013
Bag tags: In the July 14 Travel section, in the Need to Know column, an item on baggage tags that fliers can print themselves reported that Alaska Airlines offers that option. An airline representative now says the carrier has temporarily suspended the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:58 AM
You know things are getting bad when your own cheerleaders turn against you.
The Oakland Raiders are being sued by their cheerleaders, the Raiderettes, who claim the team withholds their pay until after the season is completed, does not pay for all...