| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:19 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.
Is Randy Edsall on the hot seat?
Jeff Barker: I’m going to preface my response by saying that...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 9:32 AM
When he was growing up, A.J. Francis idolized The Rock, Charles Barkley and Reggie White, and he possesses elements of each — the girth, the candor, the ability to menace a quarterback.
The chatty, playful fifth-year senior, who is expected to be...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 6:31 PM
Maryland opened its season Saturday with hope inspired by a new quarterback, new offensive and defensive coordinators, new kicker, new FieldTurf and new uniforms that – unlike last year – displayed the players' names on their backs.
But, for the...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Freshman quarterback Perry Hills sat in the Gossett Football Team House auditorium with an ice pack strapped to his sore right knee and answered waves of media questions about the three interceptions he had just thrown in his first college game.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 11:08 AM
After his three-touchdown performance in a 36-27 win against Temple, Maryland true freshman quarterback Perry Hills was tabbed the ACC Rookie of the Week, the league announced Monday.
A week after the Terps' defensive struggle against William & Mary, a...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 11:54 AM
COLLEGE PARK — C.J. Brown didn't want to take his helmet off.
The Maryland quarterback had waited so long to get into a game — through the recruiting process and then a trying freshman redshirt season — and there he was in last year's...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 9:38 PM
Gary Crowton extends his right hand to display the damage. The wrist had to be stabilized with a plate and 11 screws after two players careened into him as he coached at an LSU practice several years ago. He also suffered a concussion and lost a few...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien stood on the sidelines at M&T Bank Stadium on a warm summer day, casually watching a seven-on-seven touch football tournament while flipping a ball up and down with his large right hand.
So much had happened since the...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 4:25 PM
One month after his Maryland basketball career came to an end, Cliff Tucker made his public debut on the football field for the Terps.
The swingman-turned-wide receiver showcased his quick hands and athletic ability during Thursday's open practice....
| Sep 24, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Protect this house? In a gut punch of a game that couldn't end soon enough for Maryland, the Terps couldn't protect their home field, their dignity, their punter or quarterback Danny O'Brien.
Junior running back Bernard Pierce rushed 32 times for 149...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 7:09 PM
As it embarks on a perilous stretch in which it must face three top-25 teams in the next three weeks, Maryland knows it is not yet the team it must become.
But after two straight losses, the Terps were content Saturday to escape the rain and a Towson...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 4:02 PM
For Maryland, there was a perpetual sense Saturday of trying desperately to hang on — to Georgia Tech ball carriers, to the game, and to a season the Terps hoped would not begin to slip away.
Starting four freshmen on defense, the Terps held...