| Feb 28, 2013
| 7:06 AM
UMES president Juliette B. Bell today announced her acceptance of a task force recommendation that the university not restart its football program, which has been dormant since 1980.
Bell had commissioned a task force to evaluate a study conducted by an...
| Mar 1, 2013
Varsity boys basketball
Gilman seeks to join MIAA A Conference
Gilman has petitioned for its basketball team, which has been competing in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference, to make the jump to the A Conference. The school...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Feb. 2, 2005: "I'm here in Baltimore, and I'm going to win the crowd," slugger Sammy Sosa says after being traded to the Orioles. A seven-time All-Star outfielder, the 36-year-old Sosa disappoints, mustering only 14 home runs, 45 RBIs and a .221 batting...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Ed Reed’s tackling has been scrutinized all season and now the NFL has weighed in.
The Ravens’ veteran free safety was suspended one game by the league Monday for repeated violations of the rule prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Phelps, Schmitt, Ledecky win Golden Goggle honors
Michael Phelps of Baltimore was named Male Athlete of the Year on Monday night at the USA Swimming Golden Goggle Awards, held at the New York Marriott Marquis. Phelps capped his career at...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Al Davis was the first owner to hire a Hispanic coach, Tom Flores, and hired Art Shell to coach the Raiders in 1989, making him just the second African American coach in the NFL at the time...
| Oct 9, 2011
Al Davis, the tough-minded owner of the Oakland Raiders who transformed a failing team into a three-time Super Bowl champion and one of the most successful franchises in professional football only to preside over its dramatic decline in recent years, died...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 8:42 PM
Ryan Clark's first fine for an illegal hit drew nothing but a remorseful nod from the Pittsburgh Steelers safety.
The second fine — this one for a violent collision with Baltimore Ravens tight end Ed Dickson on Sunday night — drew his wrath....
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:12 PM
Usually Thanksgiving is a time for family and reflection. While Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is known around the NFL for his "bad boy" style of play, that didn't change over the holiday one bit.
After stomping on the arm of Green Bay...
| Dec 2, 2011
Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh's appeal was denied today by Art Shell and the NFL. Suh will now sit out the next two Lions games and won't be allowed to practice with the team unitl December 12.
Suh was appealing the suspension handed down by...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 8:45 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has carved out a niche as one of the NFL's most feared defenders over the last five years by straddling the line between clean and dirty play.
After one dangerous hit too many, the...