| 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...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:01 PM
The University of Miami reportedly is linked to a coaching shakeup at the rival University of Florida.
Yahoo Sports reported it learned from three anonymous sources that a person with ties to the UM program reported UF assistant coach Joker Phillips...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Yahoo Sports reported it was someone with ties to the University of Miami who turned in University of Florida recruiting coordinator Joker Phillips for the alleged recruiting violation that led to Phillips'...