| Sep 1, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien stood on the sidelines at M&T Bank Stadium on a warm summer day, casually watching a seven-on-seven touch football tournament while flipping a ball up and down with his large right hand.
So much had happened since the...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 3:26 PM
With its dizzying number of storylines, Monday night's Maryland-Miami game hardly feels like a season opener.
How can an early-September game — with the weather still warm and humid and students having barely arrived on campus — produce drama...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 10:02 PM
Several weeks ago, Maryland kicker Nick Ferrara said he vividly imagined himself kicking the winning field goal against Miami and sending his coach, Randy Edsall, home a winner in his Terps debut.
In his detailed daydream, Ferrara anticipated his kick...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 9:57 PM
Randy Edsall had been in this position before, coaching his first game with a new team. But Monday night's 2011 season opener at Maryland seemed different than it had been for him 12 years ago at Connecticut, or even when he joined Tom Coughlin to help...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 12:30 PM
A day after the Terps unveiled another set of new uniforms during their 32-24 win over the Miami Hurricanes, the sports blogosphere is still buzzing about Maryland’s fashion sense and not star quarterback Danny O'Brien, new head coach Randy Edsall...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 5:39 PM
Maryland's glitzy new uniforms generated national buzz, but the team said it showed its true colors with an up-tempo offense that seemed to wear down its opponent and a defense that made stops when it needed them most.
It's only one game into the season,...
| Sep 7, 2011
Phelps on national team for 4 events
Michael Phelps of Fells Point was among 109 swimmers named to the 2011-12 USA Swimming national team Tuesday, along with fellow 2011 world championship gold medalists Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin and...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 2:24 PM
As he met with fans during the offseason, Maryland football coach Randy Edsall seemed eager to reassure them — repeatedly — about his largely unheralded group of receivers.
"I think people are going to be pleasantly surprised with our wide...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:31 PM
Running back D.J. Adams, who was suspended for Maryland's opening game, is back in the mix for Saturday's contest against No. 18 West Virginia.
Adams, 5 feet 10 and 220 pounds, was primarily a short-yardage specialist last season. He scored 11 touchdowns...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:19 PM
A year ago, James Franklin was heir to the throne. Maryland's animated offensive coordinator had a contract entitling him to $1 million if not elevated by the university to head coach by Jan. 2, 2012.
But the landscape shifted beneath Franklin's feet....
| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:28 PM
Occasionally during training camp, Maryland football players couldn't help but smile as they sprinted through plays at a pace that was tiring just to watch.
The Terps (1-0, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) were laughing at their own predicament —...