Anquan Boldin Plays for Far More than Himself

Baltimore Ravens newest star Anquan Boldin will be taking fan interaction to a different level this coming season. The recently acquired pro bowl receiver will not only entertain several of his most favorite fans,...

Three Downs from the District: An Analysis of the Redskins’ Loss Against the Ravens

After last week’s 42-17 thrashing of the Buffalo Bills, Washington Redskins fans were hungry for more. Unfortunately, the Redskins failed their latest test against the Baltimore Ravens in a 23-3 throttling at FedEx Field...

Team USA Struggles, Survives First Exhibition Game

It started out shaky but the men’s USA basketball team picked up the pace in the second half to fight off Lithuania 77-61 on Saturday in their first exhibition game against an opponent other...

Is Cameron Newton the Next Black Stand Out Quarterback?

There have been only a handful African-American quarterbacks in recent years to dominate in the powerhouse Southeastern Conference (SEC). Chris Leak of Florida University (2003-2006) and former Kentucky University star Andre Woodson (2004-2007) lead...

Reports: Carmelo Anthony Anxious to Leave Denver

Denver Nuggets superstar Carmelo Anthony may be the next big name to seek a change of scenery. Not long after LeBron James left Cleveland to join Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh in Miami, the New...

Serena Williamsto Become 1st No. 1 RankedPlayerto MissU.S. Open

Tennis superstar Serena Williams made history Friday, but it wasn't the positive history she's accustomed to making. Top-ranked Williams withdrew from competition in the U.S. Open scheduled to begin Aug. 30 because of a foot injury, she told...

Preseason to Settle Score for Fans of Redskins, Ravens

Saturday’s preseason game between the Washington Redskins and Baltimore Ravens is simply that: a preseason game, a mere exhibition contest for first team starters to flash a few highlights and a “Show-Me” showcase for...

Obama Hoops with NBA Stars for Wounded Troops

Most diehard basketball fans probably have fantasies of taking the court with their favorite pro players in a pick-up game of hoops. But that fantasy more than likely remains a bitter dream, unless of...

AFRO Looks Ahead At NFL South Divisions

The NFL’s southern divisions pack a lot of power. Last season’s Super Bowl between the New Orleans Saints and Indianapolis Colts highlighted the counter conference’s blend of star supremacy. Closer looks into both divisions...

NBA’s Udonis Haslem and Lance Stephenson Arrested

This past weekend turned out to be a nightmare for a pair of Miami Heat players, as veteran forward Udonis Haslem and Indiana Pacers rookie forward Lance Stephen were both arrested in separate incidents. Haslem...

Ravens Look Good in First Preseason Action, Defeat Carolina, 17-12

The Baltimore Ravens kicked off their NFL preseason schedule on August 12 with a 17-12 victory against the Carolina Panthers at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. The starters for the Ravens didn’t play more than...

Five-Time Boxing Champion Holyfield to Fight at Age 48

It’s not over yet for famed boxer Evander Holyfield. The former heavyweight champion, who turns 48 in October, will fight Sherman “The Tank” Williams November 5 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan, he announced...