| Jan 3, 2014
| 6:06 AM
When Oklahoma offered Charles Tapper a football scholarship in 2011, the City star had played just one season of organized football.
On Thursday night, Tapper helped his Sooner teammates beat No. 3 Alabama, 45-31, in the Sugar Bowl. The sophomore made...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 8:17 AM
The Ravens' rookie defensive draft class had a productive game against the Atlanta Falcons during a 27-23 win Thursday night at M&T Bank Stadium.
First-round safety Matt Elam, second-round linebacker Arthur Brown, third-round defensive tackle Brandon...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Individually, Ravens right offensive guard Marshal Yanda and left offensive guard Kelechi Osemele solidify their spots on the offensive line. Together, they represent arguably one of the top guard tandems in the league
Yanda is so tough and stubborn...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:28 AM
The Baltimore area will be well-represented during this college football season.
Ninety-six local players — from Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County — are listed on Football...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Cash and sham jobs doled out to football players from wealthy Oklahoma State boosters. Academic improprieties. Players using and selling drugs. A corrupt football program where university hostesses regularly had sex with recruits.
Those are the primary ...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:52 PM
— The shouts of joy emanating from the visitors' locker room were loud enough to be heard in the tunnel at Scott Stadium.
It was November 2010 and Maryland had just defeated Virginia, which had won eight of the previous nine meetings in...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Archbishop Spalding senior Logan Breitenbach, one of the top wrestlers in the state, has committed to wrestle at Iowa State.
Breitenbach, who committed on Tuesday, beat McDonogh's Toby Hague for the 152-pound Maryland Interscholastic Athletic...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:18 AM
College football is heading for a new day. It won't be long before the players on the field are going to receive more than a pittance. The present structure governed by the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association is beginning to crack....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Maryland's decision to move from the Atlantic Coast Conference to the Big Ten not only caught its fans and students — and possibly ACC officials — by surprise. The stunning announcement that was first rumored late last week and was made...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Anquan Boldin bellowed advice from the sideline to Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith, delivering a sage last-second tip that Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo would be throwing the football in his direction.
Smith nodded affirmatively before matching wide...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:36 AM
I am in heaven. I know I am part of a minority, but I love college baseball the way most folks love NCAA basketball. Forget the Final Four, the Road to Omaha is what gets my adrenaline pumping.
And ESPN started the journey for viewers like me with an...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Standing a few inches from the back of the Ravens' end zone Thursday night, punter Sam Koch looked the football into his waiting hands before calmly booting a towering punt across midfield.
The 59-yard punt wasn't a particularly memorable play in the...