Aug 30, 2013

In Denver, it’s a bowl game

Baltimore has lost out on so much because the Ravens can't open the NFL season here.

Aug 29, 2013

Judge: NFL, players to settle concussion lawsuits

PHILADELPHIA — The NFL agreed Thursday to spend close to $800 million to diagnose and compensate potentially thousands of retired players who develop dementia or other brain injuries they blame on the violent, bone-crunching collisions that pro football has long celebrated in its highlight reels. The settlement, which is subject to approval by a federal […]

Aug 27, 2013

Hearing begins for Naval Academy football players

WASHINGTON — A hearing has begun to determine whether three former U.S. Naval Academy football players will face a court-martial on charges that they sexually assaulted a female midshipman. Midshipmen Tra’ves Bush, Eric Graham and Josh Tate were at an Article 32 hearing at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday. The hearing resembles a civilian […]

Jul 30, 2013

Fans hit bus tours for Ogden’s Canton induction

In honor of former Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden’s induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, AAA Mid-Atlantic and Eyre Bus, Tour & Travel are offering fans a chance to witness a historic moment in Baltimore sports.

Jul 29, 2013

Prosecutors drop case against Maryland RB Brown

WASHINGTON — Prince George’s County prosecutors are dropping charges against Maryland running back Wes Brown, weeks after he was accused of assaulting a police officer who was trying to question him about a shooting, a spokesman said Monday. Prosecutors decided to dismiss the case after reviewing the evidence ahead of a preliminary hearing scheduled for […]

Jul 17, 2013

Redskins ask to dismiss bounty suit

A former Washington Redskins player has joined the team in asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit claiming he purposely tackled an opponent at the knees as part of a bounty program to injure members of other teams.

Gregg Williams
Jul 8, 2013

Redskins face ‘bounty’ suit

In what may be the first case of its kind, a former New York Giants linebacker is suing the Washington Redskins for a career-ending injury he suffered nine years ago — an injury he says was the result of a bounty program.

Jul 8, 2013

Under Armour to debut ‘I will’ spot

Under Armour, the Baltimore-based producer of performance athletic clothing and shoes, has unveiled a new 60-second commercial on which just-retired Baltimore Ravens star Ray Lewis served as executive producer, the company announced.

Jul 2, 2013

Colts Lefeged out of jail after D.C. gun charge

WASHINGTON — Indianapolis Colts safety Joe Lefeged was released from jail Tuesday following his weekend arrest in Washington on a gun possession charge. Lefeged was arrested during a traffic stop after police said they found a semi-automatic pistol in the car in which he was riding. Police say they also smelled marijuana in the car […]

May 20, 2013

Annapolis to host college football bowl game

WASHINGTON — The Military Bowl is moving this season from RFK Stadium in Washington to Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis. The Military Bowl will match a team from the Atlantic Coast Conference against one from Conference USA and will be played Dec. 27. ESPN will broadcast the afternoon game. The bowl has been at RFK […]

May 7, 2013

Grand jury judge urges Penn St. case to go forward

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The supervising judge for the grand jury that investigated how former Penn State administrators handled the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal said in a new court filing that the criminal case against them needs to move forward. Judge Barry Feudale made the comment in an order released Tuesday in the case against […]

Apr 29, 2013

Law blog roundup

Justice Clarence Thomas was a fan of country crooner George Jones.

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