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NFL Draft
No Ordinary Agent
No Ordinary Agent
He is a Yale-educated former defensive tackle who once negotiated the biggest contract in NFL history. Yet he spends the bulk of his time coaching high school football and scouting small-time college programs for hidden gems. And when Joe Linta puts his stamp of approval on a prospect, NFL teams notice
By Emily Kaplan
Monday Morning Quarterback
The Polamalu Problem
The Polamalu Problem
The Pro Football Hall of Fame does not have safety in numbers; only one has been elected in the past 26 years. Troy Polamalu’s retirement shines a glaring spotlight on the issue. Remembering the Steeler legend’s career (with help from a rival Raven), plus the impact of Sarah Thomas, the latest draft rumors and more
By Peter King
Countdown to Draft Day
T-Minus 21 Days: The Art of Picking Late
The Art of Picking Late
No pick in the top 10? No problem. Roster architects from two of the NFL’s most consistently successful franchises—Pittsburgh general manager Kevin Colbert and Baltimore assistant GM Eric DeCosta—share insights into their draft-day strategies for picking late in Round 1
By Robert Klemko
Deep Dive
Breaking Down the NFL’s Elite Eight
Breaking Down the Elite Eight
An in-depth look at both sides of the ball for this weekend's four divisional-round playoff games
By Andy Benoit
On Further Review
Ravens: January-Tough
Ravens: January-Tough
From Flacco and Smith to Suggs and Harbaugh, the Ravens are once again proving they have the toughness it takes to make a playoff run
By Peter King
The MMQB Mailbag
Wild-Card Twitter Mailbag
Wild-Card Twitter Mailbag
What to make of the Cowboys-Lions officiating? Are Harbaugh and Flacco now among the elite coach-QB combos? And will the Panthers keep it close on Sunday? That and more as Peter King answers your Twitter questions
By Peter King
On Further Review
The New Noll
The New Noll
Chuck Noll stayed 23 years in Pittsburgh. With 10 playoff wins in seven years and a patient boss, John Harbaugh could be on his way to a similar stature in Baltimore. The Ravens coach would consider it ‘the ultimate accomplishment’
By Peter King
One-Minute Drill
Ravens Playoff Preview
Ravens Playoff Preview
By Peter King
Going Long
Waging Four Battles and Relying on Joe Cool
Waging Four Battles and Relying on Joe Cool
The Ray Rice scandal rocked the NFL, but not the Ravens’ locker room. Once the domain of a spitfire linebacker named Ray Lewis, it’s now the province of a ho-hum quarterback who prefers talking over yelling. A look at how Joe Flacco has kept Baltimore on track—and how the team upgraded at running back
By Jenny Vrentas
Deep Dive
Ravens Preview: Steve Smith’s a Game-Changer
Ravens Preview: Steve Smith’s a Game-Changer
By Andy Benoit