| Oct 12, 2013
| 6:37 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Clearly, it was gut-check time for Maryland on Saturday. The Terps' self-esteem had been badly bruised in last weekend's blowout loss at Florida State, and starting quarterback C.J. Brown had been ruled out against Virginia because of...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:01 PM
Women's college basketball
Georgetown coach Brown resigns amid accusations
Georgetown women's basketball coach Keith Brown resigned Thursday, eight days after university officials placed him on administrative leave following complaints of...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Towson's West wins national FCS honor
Towson junior running back Terrance West has been named the National Football Championship Subdivision Offensive Co-Player of the Week by The Sports Network. West, a Northwestern alumnus who has...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:31 PM
The Ravens had a character win against Miami on Sunday. Because of injuries, they were low on receivers as well as offensive linemen. They were playing in heat and had not won a game on the road this season.
But there are still...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Joe Flacco's numbers hardly told the story. They were mediocre, but Flacco wasn't. The greatness of his play was drenched in a T-shirt, soiled on his pants and clearly evident from the slow walk out of the locker room.
The only thing missing was a...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 6:10 AM
The Baltimore Sun
Malcolm Gladwell, the engaging writer who finds connections in the happenstance that help explain our world, started this discussion with an article he wrote for New Yorker magazine way back in October of 2009, titled "Offensive Play."...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 2:19 PM
If you had arrived at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on Saturday after a week of solitary confinement, you might not have noticed anything amiss.
The tents were up all over the parking lot, and the tailgate parties were in full bloom by mid-morning....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:30 PM
The Ravens have taken this NFL is a pass-happy league thing too far.
When a team has a Pro Bowl running back and arguably the best fullback in the NFL, and they rush only nine times for 24 yards against one of the league's worst run defenses, it's not...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Maybe before the creation of the salary cap nearly 20 years ago, a loss like this one would be a good indication of where the team was headed.
But that's no longer the motto of the NFL.
This is: On any given Sunday, any team can be as inept as the...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The NFL's recent $765 million dollar settlement with its former players has taken one of the few negative storylines about our favorite pastime off the front pages.
Three quarters of a billion dollars sure sounds like a hefty settlement, but the $1...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 1:45 AM
Holman, several area women up for top Laxies
Former North Carolina attackman Marcus Holman (Gilman) is a candidate for Division I Men's Player of the Year in Inside Lacrosse's annual Laxies awards. Voting is being conducted at laxies....
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:17 PM
After three games, Ravens tight end Ed Dickson has more dropped passes than catches. He got booed in the home opener and his playing time in the pass offense might be decreasing.
But instead of sulking and making excuses Dickson just keeps working and...