| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What is the mood of Maryland's football program heading to West Virginia on Saturday as a four-touchdown...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 10:23 AM
When former Gilman star Cyrus Jones Jr. finished sorting through his 40-plus football scholarships following his senior season, he concluded Alabama was the right place for him.
This time of year, the big game in front of him, is why.
"One of the main...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Hurricanes blow 'em away
The 2001 Miami Hurricanes were by far the best national champion in the BCS era. They ran over just about everybody, including a talented Nebraska team in the Rose Bowl.
| Dec 19, 2012
| 11:38 AM
The whispers reached Carroll Washington III like a game of telephone. Some said the Edmondson grad had gone to trade school. Another rumor placed him at a Division II university in Pennsylvania.
Speculation on the whereabouts of the quarterback who,...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 2:05 PM
When Towson athletic director Mike Waddell broached the idea with Rob Ambrose of taking his football team down to play LSU in Baton Rouge for the fourth game of the 2012 season, the Tigers' coach was decidedly lukewarm.
The initial discussion took...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 3:53 PM
Chip Kelly attractive
The college coach who is the best bet to make the jump to the pros is Chip Kelly.
He came close a year ago when he was being wooed by the Bucs, but he decided to stay at Oregon. It is likely he will...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Stanford will take on UCLA on Friday for the Pac-12 championship and a spot in the Rose Bowl. Stanford beat the Bruins 35-17 in the regular-season finale. Stanford has the top defense in the league...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 5:10 PM
When Billy Lynch first realized that Tandon Doss might allow his promising football career to implode, the Indiana assistant coach did not call the wide receiver into his office or even grab him by the facemask and stare him in the eyes.
Lynch took Doss,...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 11:30 AM
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at wide receivers.
The top prospects: Oklahoma State'...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Gary Crowton might be fool's gold. The new Maryland offensive boss comes in with a shiny resume. The man won a national title at LSU. He directed the offense for Oregon’s 2005 squad that went 10-1 and won the Fiesta Bowl behind Kellen Clemens' savvy...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:31 AM
Baltimore sports apparel company Under Armour said this morning it has signed an endorsement deal with NBA rookie Kemba Walker.
Walker will wear Under Armour footwear while training and on-court during games. He will also be featured in marketing...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 8:30 AM
In the last few years of the Ralph Friedgen era, Maryland struggled to lure the top local talent to College Park. That's something new coach Randy Edsall, who transitioned Connecticut from Div. I-FCS to a BCS bowl, will try to change as he places his...