| Nov 14, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Back for a second season, we'll be previewing each of Maryland's football games by conducting a Q&A with a reporter who covers the Terps' next opponent.
This week, we traded emails with Joe Rexrode, the Michigan State beat reporter for the Detroit Free...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Penn State's 4-0 start this season might have led some to believe that new coach James Franklin was simply putting the finishing touch on a masterful rebuilding job former coach Bill O'Brien started before he left for the Houston Texans after only two...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:15 AM
When Maryland was recruiting quarterback C.J. Brown, then-head coach Ralph Friedgen took James Franklin, his offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, along for the trip to the 3-star prospect’s home.
Both Brown and Franklin recalled this week...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 1:00 PM
After this week's bye, Maryland (4-2) begins the second half of its season against Iowa next week. Here is a look at the Terps' final six opponents:
Iowa (4-1), Oct. 18 in College Park
The record is deceiving.
The Hawkeyes lost to an Iowa State...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:15 AM
It's not every day a helicopter lands near a high school football field to drop off a major college football coach on a recruiting trip.
Thursday afternoon, Penn State coach James Franklin made such a splashy entrance at Woodlawn to see a couple of...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Five decades worth of notes are stowed away in boxes and filing cabinets in UCF offensive coordinator Charlie Taaffe's home office and garage in Orlando.
The scribbling fills notebooks from his first job coaching running backs and quarterbacks at Albany...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Words not normally associated with Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany: measured, mild, tame.
But that's what Delany was Monday, especially compared with cohorts Mike Slive (SEC) and Bob Bowlsby (Big 12).
Bowslby mocked NCAA enforcement by saying:...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:20 PM
TV: 7 p.m. Saturday; BTN.
Line: Penn State by 3.
Records: Penn State 2-0, Rutgers 2-0.
Last meeting: Penn State won 59-34 on Sept. 23, 1995 in East Rutherford, N.J.
On the offensive: Penn State QB Christian Hackenberg, likely a future top-5 pick...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:49 PM
James Franklin did not like the fact the media — both social and traditional — spoiled the surprise.
When the Penn State coach informed his players they would be eligible for postseason play this season, it was "anticlimactic," he said....
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Week three of the college football season features a mix of interesting conference and nonconference showdowns.
Check out our top five games to watch:
East Carolina at No. 17 Virginia Tech
Saturday, Noon, ESPN
The Buzz: Fresh off its upset win...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Mere weeks after becoming Virginia Tech’s athletic director, Whit Babcock fired the Hokies’ basketball coach and hired a replacement with more NCAA tournament victories in six seasons than Tech has in its history.
But no matter how...