In the summer of 1972, in Reykjavík, Iceland, a 29-year-old from the Midwest named Bobby Fischer took on defending world chess champion Boris Spassky of the Soviet Union. They played 21 games over six weeks until, with Fischer leading 12 1/2-8 1/2, Spassky resigned. Fischer was named the undisputed world champion, and remained so until 1975.Read more
Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh, the brother of the longtime Ravens coach, announced Wednesday on Twitter that his wife had given birth to a baby boy.Read more
Hours after the "State of the Ravens" address Tuesday, Steve Smith Sr., recently retired Ravens wide receiver and aspiring fedora-wearing media personality, went on Fox Sports 1 talk show "Speak For Yourself" to discuss the NFL with hosts Colin Cowherd and Jason Whitlock and analyst Cris Carter.Read more
On Sunday night, actress Meryl Streep said some things that drew the ire of one very big and angry man.Read more
Michael Phelps was at an NBA game Sunday night when the greatest active basketball player in the world dunked and celebrated in honor of the greatest-ever swimmer in the world.Read more
Last year, Marylanders knew whom to look out for in the first Alabama-Clemson College Football Playoff final. It was Crimson Tide cornerback-returner Cyrus Jones, aka Clamp Clampington, the guy who in the CFP semifinal put Michigan State's poor, poor punter on a poster.
This year, the offerings are little more diverse.Read more