| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Former Maryland kicker Nick Ferrara had one of those striking freshman seasons that commands attention and raises expectations.
The New Yorker scored 80 points in his first season, converting 18 of 25 field goal attempts -- including 7 of 10 from 40...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 7:30 AM
While the latest update of the Baltimore Sun public salary database continues a long-running trend of university head coaches out-earning their academic counterparts, those who oversee academic medical programs aren't exactly suffering.
| Jan 7, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Wages provided as they would appear on an IRS W-2 form.
1. Mark Turgeon $2,185,975.97
2. Randy Edsall $1,596,935.46
3. Ralph Friedgen $1,062,516.75
4. Stephen Bartlett $938,997.13
5. Brenda Frese $864,146.17
6. Edward Reece $775,524.59
| Jan 16, 2013
| 5:11 PM
The knock on Ralph Friedgen's office door interrupted a major session of second guessing.
As the University of Maryland's coach replayed the 21-14 loss to Oregon State in the 2007 Emerald Bowl in his mind, he contemplated the difference another fast...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
After every game, Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith returns to his phone and finds a text message from his former University of Maryland coach Ralph Friedgen. Some texts, like the one Friedgen sent last Saturday following the Ravens’ 38-35 victory...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Each Sunday, Ralph Friedgen flips through the NFL games on television, looking for kids he coached at the University of Maryland. Watching them play now brings him back, maybe to a practice where he pulled one of them aside for one-on-one teaching or to...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:40 PM
COLLEGE PARK — One more win would make Maryland bowl-eligible for the first time since 2010, but it would also accomplish a whole lot more.
One more win and the team can breathe a collective sigh of relief because it knows it won't be succumbing...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Matt Robinson should be at the point in his Maryland career where everything is done on muscle memory. The former Atholton standout should also be at the point where his starting position is solidified.
Had Robinson stayed healthy, and remained at...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:24 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland won just two football games in 2011, followed by four victories in 2012. As 2013 training camp begins, there is an internal clock ticking inside many Terps players and coaches saying it's time to collect at least two more...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Sometimes, Maryland defensive line coach Greg Gattuso will lapse back to when he was a howling bear of a head coach stalking the sidelines as if looking for prey.
Gattuso coached Duquesne for 12 seasons, and — while he understands his role is more...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Inside Randy Edsall's large, contemporary home hangs a framed newspaper bearing a photo of the coach with his arms raised and his jubilant Connecticut players dancing around him on the sideline.
The accompanying story chronicles one of Edsall's big,...