February 17, 2008
Moves Baseball ATHLETICS -- Agreed to one-year contracts with P Dallas Braden, OF Travis Buck, P Santiago Casilla, OF Chris Denorfia, P Joey Devine, former Orioles OF Jeff Fiorentino, OF Carlos Gonzalez, P Jeff Gray, 3B Jack Hannahan, P Fernando Hernandez, OF Javier Herrera, IF Dan Johnson, OF Richie Robnett and P Henry Rodriguez. Agreed to minor league contract with C Matt LeCroy. Announced retirement of C Jeremy Brown. DODGERS -- Signed OF Nook Logan to minor league contract. MARINERS -- Claimed P Anderson Garcia off waivers from Phillies.
September 18, 2005
NFL Injury Report Today's games Detroit at Chicago LIONS: Out: QB Jeff Garcia (ankle); RB Cory Schlesinger (leg). Questionable: K Jason Hanson (hamstring); LB Teddy Lehman (knee); LB Alex Lewis (ankle). Probable: WR Charles Rogers (ankle); G Damien Woody (shoulder). BEARS: Out: QB Rex Grossman (ankle). Jacksonville at Indianapolis JAGUARS: Out: WR Cortez Hankton (ankle). Probable: CB Rashean Mathis (groin); DE Bobby McCray (shoulder); RB Derrick Wimbush (hamstring). COLTS: Out: DT Vincent Burns (knee)
November 25, 2000
A victory over the Cleveland Browns tomorrow would assure the 8-4 Ravens of their first winning season, but their ninth win won't set off any celebrations. Two years into the Brian Billick coaching era, the Ravens eye bigger rewards. "It's amazing that in a year's time, the mind-set [is], `OK, so it's nine wins,' " Billick said. "Since the organization got here, that was a major milestone. I think that speaks volumes about how far we've come, about setting the standard that says we want to go to the playoffs.
September 30, 1997
COLLEGE PARK -- Brian Underwood is Maryland's starting tailback, and he's coming off a 114-yard game.Not bad for a guy who was an afterthought when the season began.Terps talk about an improved running game is an August tradition, and the focus this year centered upon Buddy Rodgers, whose image was plastered across billboards in an advertising campaign two years ago. Rodgers and Damone Boone were Parade All-Americans in high school, and Boone and LaMont Jordan have the local-boy-makes-good angle in their favor.