| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:00 AM
As a reporter, you are taught to keep your opinions out of the stories you write. But the blogosphere has allowed certain freedoms that didn’t exist before.
As someone who has covered and followed University of Maryland athletics since coming to...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Maryland cornerback Cameron Chism started 32 straight games from 2009 until being benched near the end of last season. He is one of just three players in school history -- Curome Cox and Bob Haley are the others -- with two interception returns for...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:08 AM
Randy Edsall met with the UConn football team in the locker room Saturday night after the 48-20 Fiesta Bowl loss to Oklahoma, asking if anyone wanted tospeak. The captains addressed the team, and running back Jordan Todman announced that he was leaving...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:27 PM
Towson football coach Rob Ambrose heard the news as he was busy recruiting and making preparations for winter workouts.
Then he looked up past winners of the Eddie Robinson Award, in honor of the legendary Grambling State coach and given since 1987 to...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 12:38 PM
The route Terrance West took from an overshadowed high school player in Baltimore to college star is not typical of athletes.
It's not the fact that West had to spend a year in prep school after finishing at Northwestern High to shore up his academics...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Bonuses based on recruiting rankings and a $350,000 base salary are among the highlights in Maryland's contract with new offensive coordinator Mike Locksley.
Locksley's deal, which was obtained by The Baltimore Sun and other media outlets Monday via...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Maryland has completed a negotiated buyout of defensive coordinator Todd Bradford's contract -- clearing the way for the school to hire a replacement.
The Sun reported Dec. 22 that Bradford -- whose defense ranked last in the Atlantic Coast Conference,...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Word that the Minnesota Vikings have offered their defensive coordinator's job to Alan Williams was a reminder of the fruitful coaching tree of longtime William and Mary big whistle Jimmye Laycock.
A quick check of the Tribe's coaching roster through the...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 10:15 AM
North Carolina State enters Saturday's game against Maryland at Carter-Finley Stadium with clear incentive. The Wolfpack needs a win on their Senior Day to become eligible for their third bowl appearance in four years.
For Maryland, the motivation is...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 1:06 PM
As Maryland's lead ballooned to 14, 20 and then 27 points, it became library-quiet inside Carter-Finley Stadium.
It was as if the red-clad N.C. State fans were all thinking it at once: Is Maryland, losers of seven games in a row, really going to deny the...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 4:43 PM
Sophomore defensive end David Mackall, who had been suspended indefinitely Nov. 2 by Maryland head coach Randy Edsall, said Sunday that he has been granted a release from the school.
Mackall, who started the first seven games this season after being a...