| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:22 PM
It'd be foolhardy to expect the NCAA to let Miami to skate by on time served. But when they come out, I expect the sanctions to be cautious and reeking of deflected insecurities.
| Aug 19, 2011
Rules are rules
There are a lot of nonsensical and/or hypocritical NCAA rules, and one certainly can stand on a soapbox and shriek that punishing players for breaking those rules is just as hypocritical and silly.
| 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 22, 2011
Go for the running backs
There might be a temptation to take Eagles quarterback Michael Vick early in your fantasy draft — the Michael Vick experience is a bigger thrill when he's on your team — but the first three...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 11:45 AM
The weather's begun to cool, and when the grass gets cut these days, it smells sweeter.
I first became aware of this mid-August phenomenon at the age of 12 or 13, when I started playing junior-league football. Mind you, the fragrance of the turf is a lot...
| Aug 28, 2011
The college football season has not even kicked off, and already it is overwhelmed by scandal. Fifteen members of the University of Miami team, which will play the University of Maryland on Labor Day in a nationally televised season opener, are being...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 3:26 PM
With its dizzying number of storylines, Monday night's Maryland-Miami game hardly feels like a season opener.
How can an early-September game — with the weather still warm and humid and students having barely arrived on campus — produce drama...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 10:02 PM
Several weeks ago, Maryland kicker Nick Ferrara said he vividly imagined himself kicking the winning field goal against Miami and sending his coach, Randy Edsall, home a winner in his Terps debut.
In his detailed daydream, Ferrara anticipated his kick...
| Nov 22, 2011
Don't need distraction
Los Angeles Times
Yes, although it's a different case from Miami, which did the necessary thing in taking itself out of bowl consideration as part of a damage-control strategy. Current Miami players were involved...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The Sports Xchange
By The Sports Xchange
NCAAF Roundup: Oregon's Mariota committed to returning
Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota confirmed he intends to return to the team for at least one more season after it was learned he had requested his...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 6:36 PM
The Miami Hurricanes are ending their bowl hiatus with a postseason trip relatively close to home.
UM will face Louisville in the Russell Athletic Bowl in Orlando on Dec. 28, snapping a two-year break from the postseason triggered by a prolonged NCAA...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:36 PM
I don't know who's the bigger crybaby, you or Pat Haden. The bottom line is this: Southern Cal cheated. They got caught. Take your punishment like a man.
Glenn M. Langdon
Haden is definitely the older crybaby, but I'm not sure I get...