Ray Lewis and Mom Honored by Foundation Fighting Blindness

It’s no secret that legendary linebacker Ray Lewis is one of the most important player on the Baltimore Ravens team. But the 14-year veteran is just as important to the Baltimore community. That’s why...

Howard Drops Seventh Straight to Hampton in Big Apple Classic

Heading into their Dec. 4 matchup with longtime rival Hampton University, the Howard Bison basketball team had lost six straight games. But featured in New York City’s fifth annual Big Apple Classic, Howard pushed...

Wall, Yi Return as Washington Snaps Four-Game Losing Streak

The Washington Wizards took their talents to South Beach against the Miami Heat on Nov. 29 before traveling to Canada to face Toronto and ending the week with a home game against Portland, but...

Three Downs from the District: Lost in the Land of Giants

On a cold, wintry day in which most people wouldn’t want to be outside, the effort the Washington Redskins displayed against the favored Giants Dec. 5, made it clear that they didn’t want to...

Ravens Give Away 13-10 Win to Steelers

Click here to view additional photos of the Ravens' game against the Steelers. The Baltimore Ravens fell from the top of the AFC North division after losing a 13-10-nail biter to their archrival Pittsburgh Steelers...

Wright Takes Command, Keeps Georgetown Perfect

On a day when the hot-shooting guards Austin Freeman and Jason Clark couldn’t find their stride, senior guard Chris Wright seized control to lead the Georgetown Hoyas (8-0) to a 68-51 victory over the...

Morgan State Edges Coppin State, 70-64, in MEAC Basketball Season Opener

The Morgan State University Bears opened their Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference season on Dec. 4 with a hard-fought 70-64 win over crosstown rival Coppin State University at MSU’s Hill Field House in Baltimore. The win improved...

Stars Shine in Big Apple Classic Tournament

With bright lights, a rowdy crowd and a historic venue, Madison Square Garden (MSG) offered a premiere showcase for a selection of college basketball stars at the fifth annual Big Apple Classic on Dec....

Heisman Candidate Cam Newton Cleared to Play

Heisman candidate Cam Newton was allowed to play in the Southeastern Conference title game on Dec. 4, and is eligible for any Bowl Championship Series game in late December or early January, the NCAA...

Washington Sputters But Young Splashes

They don’t have a separate column for good-effort games in the NBA, just wins and losses. And while the Washington Wizards finished 1-3 during the week of Nov. 22 to drop their overall record...

Three Downs from the District: ‘Skins Drop Heartbreaker to Vikings

There aren’t too many games a team can give away when they’re In the middle of a playoff chase, but the Washington Redskins did just that against the Minnesota Vikings Nov. 28. Washington lost...

Ravens Hold Off Tampa Bay, 17-10, Advance to 8-3 Record

Click here to view a slideshow of the Ravens' win against Tampa Bay. The Baltimore Ravens survived their first home game in weeks with a 17-10 win against non-conference opponent Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Nov....
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