| May 4, 2012
| 10:09 AM
The Ravens announced some of their summer training camp plans today, and they include three practices open to fans.
After taking the regular summer workouts away from McDaniel College in Westminster, a decision that will prevent most fans from...
| May 8, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Lenny Moore can hardly attend an NFL function without some gnarly old linebacker wagging his finger at the 78-year-old Baltimore Colts Hall of Fame running back and telling Moore something he already knows.
"Lenny," the old-timer will say, "I had a...
| May 15, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Last week, on what would have been his father's 79th birthday, Chad Unitas visited his grave at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. There, on the edge of a pond filled with ducks and ringed by weeping willows, he knelt by the marble marker and spoke with the...
| May 22, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Jesse L. Thomas, a Baltimore Colts defensive back in the 1950s who then spent four decades at Morgan State University, serving for several years as its head football coach, died of dementia complications May 16 at his Columbia home. He was 83.
| May 23, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Helen Delich Bentley is right on point in criticizing the omission of Tom Matte from The Sun's historical list of outstanding Maryland athletes ("Tom Matte deserves spot on greatest list," May 15).
Anyone who's old enough to remember the Baltimore Colts'...
| May 24, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Congrats to Mike Klingaman and staff at The Sun for the job they did in compiling the top 175 greatest athletes in Maryland history. I noticed several glaring omissions, however.
Y.A. Tittleplayed two years for the All-American Football Conference...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Many of you no doubt saw the popular feature Top Maryland Athletes in Sun History that has appeared on http://www.baltimoresun.com since April.
The list was compiled by veteran Sun sportswriter Mike Klingaman in conjunction with The Sun's 175th on May...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 1:08 PM
Sometimes on football Saturdays, Randy Edsall's wife will slip into the Gossett Team House auditorium, barely noticed by the media assembled to hear the Maryland coach's post-game remarks.
Thirteen years after her husband first became a head coach,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:31 AM
In 1955, at the tender age of 21, Jimmy "Dimitri" Coroneos emigrated to the United States from Greece.
During his first week in America, Coroneos met his future wife, Millie. He settled in Ellicott City, worked in a factory near Catonsville and cashed...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:46 PM
Showalters, KidsPeace to host 5K/walk Sat. in Canton
Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his wife, Angela, have teamed up with KidsPeace to host the third annual KidsPeace Trick-or-Trot 5K run/one-mile walk Saturday in Canton. The event is open...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:24 PM
He's 80 now, and slightly bent, as if preparing to set in a three-point stance. Three hip replacements, plus a new knee, will do that to a man.
Not that Ordell Braase is complaining.
"Physically, I'm in pretty good shape," said Braase, longtime...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:08 PM
The football seasons at Maryland and Navy turned on the health of their quarterbacks — in College Park for the worse, in Annapolis for the better.
When the Terps take the field at Byrd Stadium against Georgia Tech on Saturday, freshman Shawn...