| Mar 10, 2012
| 5:10 PM
When you’re Maryland defensive end Joe Vellano, a 300-pound offensive lineman blocking the way to the backfield typically is nothing more than a minor inconvenience.
Against a Terps offensive line ransacked by injuries and transfers, that’s...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Could a battle forDannyO'Brien's services be brewing between two traditional Big 10 powers?
Over the past week, Penn State and Wisconsin have been mentioned in connection with O'Brien, the former Maryland starter who will graduate in May and have two...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Was that a moral victory for Maryland? Is there such a thing at this level? You tell me, Terps fans.
The Terps, starting four first-year players on defense, held Georgia Tech to less than half its scoring average of 51 points. Georgia Tech averaged 587...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 4:58 PM
Andrew Gonnella arrived at Maryland in 2007 as a walk-on in a world of scholarship players. His college football career had been a calculated risk.
When the offensive guard was in high school, his father, Alfonso — a swimming-pool supply vendor...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 4:57 PM
Neither Maryland fans nor the team's next opponent — No. 8 Clemson — are likely to learn who will start at quarterback for the Terps until just before Saturday's game.
"We're just going to evaluate the quarterback position just like we do...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 4:41 PM
So is C.J. Brown your new starting Maryland quarterback against Clemson Saturday night? My gut says yes.
Maryland really likes his mobility. The running option puts pressure on defenses to have to instantly make the right choice when the quarterback...