| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Shawne Merriman dreamed of becoming either a professional football player or a professional wrestler while growing up in Upper Marlboro.
While his NFL dream was completed with his retirement last year, his wrestling dream is on its way to becoming a...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Former NFL and University of Maryland linebacker Shawne Merriman signed a contract with WWE late last week, ending months of speculation and adding another Terps player to the wrestling world.
In November, Merriman had a workout at the WWE Performance...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Shawne Merriman sure knows how to storm off a set.
Actually, it wasn't really a storm at all. More like a drizzle -- a very polite and friendly drizzle.
And that made what happened on Tuesday's episode of ESPN's "Highly Questionable" all the more...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Tracking the Terps caught up with former Maryland linebacker/defensive end Shawne Merriman, who will hold his annual Lights On Foundation coat drive at Byrd Stadium prior to Saturday’s game against Boston College. Merriman will also be Maryland&...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 11:15 AM
The five stages of franchise-directed emotion: Glee, anger, exasperation, indifference and, finally, pity.
It appears as though the Florida Panthers have arrived at the last station.
Things are going so poorly for the hockey franchise —...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 5:44 PM
St. Frances linebacker Nnamdi Egbuaba committed to Maryland on Sunday morning, his coach said Sunday night, capping a short-lived college recruitment that began when the senior was offered last week.
“He’s just a type of kid that you would...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 4:36 PM
This is part of a series of 2012 Maryland football commitment Q&As leading up to Signing Day on Feb. 1. All answers are provided by the featured player.
Name: Shawn Petty
Birthdate: June 28, 1993
Height: 6-2 ½ ...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 10:44 AM
As four Maryland quarterbacks went down with season-ending injuries, a perfectly healthy Shane Cockerille couldn’t help but feel a sense of helplessness.
The Gilman senior watched from the Byrd Stadium stands as his future team struggled through a...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:43 PM
In his first season after tearing his right Achilles tendon in 1993, Dan Marino threw for 4,453 yards and 30 touchdowns en route to his eighth Pro Bowl invitation and the NFL Comeback Player of the Year award.
But even the Hall of Fame former Miami...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Former University of Maryland star outside linebacker Shawne Merriman has announced his retirement.
Known as "Lights Out," for his hard-hitting style ever since his days at Frederick Douglass High School in Upper Marlboro, Merriman has now flipped the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Former Buffalo Bills outside linebacker Shawne Merriman visited the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.
The 49ers wound up signing linebacker Eric Bakhtiari with outside linebacker Clark Haggans...