| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Gilman quarterback Kai Locksley has orally committed to Florida State, picking the Seminoles over Maryland and Texas.
Locksley, the son of Maryland offensive coordinator Mike Locksley, is rated by ESPN as the 11th-best dual-threat quarterback in the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Ravens star running back Ray Rice is about to break his silence.
Rice is scheduled to speak with reporters Thursday morning at training camp for the first time since he was suspended for two games by the league for violating the NFL personal-conduct...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 3:55 PM
With only Sunday’s game against the New York Yankees remaining before the All-Star break, the Orioles are guaranteed to begin the second half of the season atop the American League East division.
But Orioles manager Buck Showalter insists there is...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:30 AM
ESPN's Mike Sando sure knows how we like to fill our Ravens downtime — with talk of just how elite quarterback Joe Flacco is.
The ESPN writer polled a number of NFL sources and asked a total of 28 to grade each of the league’s starting...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Since a memorial service at a sweltering, standing-room only Cole Field House was held a few days after Len Bias' death in June 1986, there has been little official connection between the former basketball All-American and the University of Maryland....
| Jul 12, 2014
| 6:22 PM
The Orioles could have made a significant statement Saturday afternoon by beating the tumbling New York Yankees again and setting up a potential series sweep on national television Sunday night.
Instead, the Orioles, who lead the American League East...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:21 AM
Shout out to the Orioles' grounds crew, which had a strong tarp pull on national television last night. That's a tough job, and they performed it admirably. For more shouts from yesterday, here's the Coffee Companion, where we recap the previous day's...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:59 AM
Some of you blessed readers tried to make me feel bad yesterday about a particularly hot take, but nothing can make me feel as bad as the Brazilians feel, so I am all set. This is the Coffee Companion, where we recap the previous day's local sports...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:02 AM
The Yankees-O's game on ESPN Sunday night was watched in 1.5 percent of American homes, and 8.3 percent of households in the Baltimore market, according to overnight ratings provided by the sports cable channel.
By comparison, the Ravens-Lions game last...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Ravens starting cornerback Jimmy Smith was arrested and charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct Saturday night after an incident at The Greene Turtle in Towson, according to Baltimore County police.
Police said Smith, 25, was cited for failure to...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:04 AM
If you've ever said you've seen enough of Towson-born Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps for one lifetime, I submit to you evidence that you may have spoken too soon.
Phelps, the record-setting Olympic swimmer, is one of 22 athletes appearing nude in ESPN ...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:24 AM
In this week's recruiting roundup, the summer basketball scene starts to heat up as a guard's recruitment winds down.
-- Class of 2015 quarterback target Kai Locksley, son of Mike, will visit Florida State on Tuesday and Texas next...