| Sep 9, 2014
| 4:42 PM
As trade rumors swirled around Ravens inside linebacker Arthur Brown throughout the day, word about his status eventually reached him.
NFL teams contacted the Ravens because they are intrigued by the 2013 second-round draft pick and former Big 12...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:00 AM
So the big programs of college football have gotten together as the Big 5 conferences. Like political separatists, they are loosening their ties with the National Collegiate Athletic Association, dissociating themselves from their smaller, less showy...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Two recent major developments may revolutionize major college sports, potentially to the benefit of long-exploited college athletes. It's about time.
On August 7 the National Collegiate Athletic Association decreed that the five major conferences...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:00 PM
COLLEGE PARK — In a historic move, the NCAA's Division I Board of Directors voted Thursday to grant its five power conferences the right to make many of their own rules.
The decision has to survive a 60-day override period. If it does, changes...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The arrival of rookie inside linebacker C.J. Mosley triggered a rapid change of status for Ravens inside linebacker Arthur Brown.
Instead of entering his second NFL season as the frontrunner to start at weak-side inside linebacker, Brown is competing...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:47 PM
More than four decades later, Eddie Fogler can still see Jim Delany dumping their North Carolina basketball teammate Rusty Clark on the floor during a practice at Carmichael Auditorium.
It was payback for the hard screen that Clark, one of the team's...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:14 AM
After enjoying more of a team mentality in college, first-year pros learn quickly during OTAs and minicamp that life in the NFL is spent mostly with your position groups.
The Ravens four first-year offensive lineman — fifth-round pick John...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:33 AM
It was a tumultuous spring off the field for the NCAA, and the effect could change college lacrosse in substantial ways. The consensus to this point, however, is that there’s still so much to be determined that it’s impossible to project how...
| May 11, 2014
| 11:57 AM
The Ravens take their recruiting and signing of undrafted rookie free agents extremely seriously, with coach John Harbaugh personally attempting to convince players to sign.
It's an exercise coordinated by scouts, including Joe Douglas and Mark Azevedo,...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:39 AM
I am a college baseball junkie, and ESPN has given me all the coverage I can handle and then some the last three weeks.
The incredible run by the University Maryland, my alma mater, has been icing on the cake and a cherry on top of that. But, honestly,...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:51 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland had defeated Army 40 minutes earlier, and Terps players were picking up notepads and pens and filtering back toward the Comcast Center court to scout their next NCAA tournament opponent.
They didn't need to watch long to...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 4:40 AM
Arthur Brown spent the majority of his rookie season operating in pass coverage as a nickel linebacker, embracing a complementary role after being drafted in the second round.
Now, the inside linebacker has set his ambitions on winning a starting job as...