| Aug 16, 2011
| 6:32 PM
A week into training camp, Maryland coach Randy Edsall is ready to tinker with the depth chart.
"There will be some changes," the coach said Tuesday during Media Day at the football complex.
Edsall is more secretive about player moves than his...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Maryland invited an FBI agent to speak to players about making sure they steer clear of bookmakers and others who could do the program harm, coach Randy Edsall said Friday.
The agent addressed the team Thursday.
"It's just about being proactive," Edsall...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 1:00 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Given the early hour and the sleepy spectators, this clearly wasn't the Maryland football team's answer to Midnight Madness. But as the team's Fan Appreciation Day workout wore on early Saturday morning inside Byrd Stadium, the...
| Aug 26, 2011
Every year we must explain to students the "Five W's" of college football turnover.
Who? What? Went where? Why?
Things don't stay the same very long. Players cycle out every four or five years, and for coaches, the grass is usually greener anywhere...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 1:23 PM
The bedsheet banner, hanging outside a Jamerson Center window, begged him to stay.
"Dutch Don't Go We Need U"
But Dale T. "Dutch" Baughman is a cowboy by birth and a rebel at heart. After six contentious months as Virginia Tech's athletic director, he...
| 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...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 5:30 PM
For years, Akil Patterson wouldn't tell the world who he really was: a gay man playing Division I college football.
His secret weighed on him, frightened him, confused him, taking on a life all its own.
In lonely periods, the former University of...
| 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 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 15, 2011
| 3:05 PM
One of the first mandates Daron Roberts received when he joined the football coaching staff at West Virginia last spring came from longtime defensive coordinator Jeff Casteel. Roberts, who had grown up in Texas and had spent the first four years of his...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 8:30 AM
In his first season at Maryland, Randy Edsall took a wrecking ball to everything Ralph Friedgen had built at his alma mater. Edsall overhauled the offense from pro-style to a spread. He ripped the names off his players’ jerseys and the doo-rags...