| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:11 PM
We had most of it right. This year's early Heisman Trophy favorite was identified correctly as the quarterback with "unfinished business."
He returned for his senior year to lead a high-octane offense, featuring the nation's best receiver tandem, on a...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 10:58 PM
In drafting Florida junior safety Matt Elam with the last pick of the first round, the Ravens bypassed Notre Dame middle linebacker Manti Te'o.
Although Te'o was the Heisman Trophy runner-up and one of the most high-profile players in the draft, he...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 4:00 AM
You are missing the point.
Or at least, you are if you're one of the bazillion people following the Manti Te'o story, dutifully trying to determine whether the Notre Dame football star was the victim or the perpetrator of a bizarre hoax. Granted, the...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:17 PM
As the primary faceoff specialist for top-ranked Maryland, Charlie Raffa has the green light from the coaching staff to take a shot if the opportunity presents itself. But it comes with a caveat.
“They tell me that if I have it, I can just go,&...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 7:26 PM
The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association has published a three-book series to promote core values for those who participate and coach. It should be required reading for all athletes at all levels in our school system.
| Nov 5, 2012
| 11:43 AM
C. Milton Wright's Abby Smucker and Broadneck's Adam Greene were named the state winners of the 2012 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award.
Smucker and Green will now compete for the national award that celebrates hard work, dedication and...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 9:15 PM
No. 11 Oregon State at No. 14 Stanford
3 p.m. Saturday, Fox
Buzz: This outcome could hinge on the play of the backup quarterbacks. Stanford's Kevin Hogan and Oregon State's Cody Vaz have found themselves with increased playing time the last couple of...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Barkley leads Trojans
Fresh off its two-year postseason bowl ban, USC is primed and ready to make a run at the Pac-12 championship. Quarterback Matt Barkley, a preseason Heisman Trophy favorite, is surrounded by so much...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Wedding date: Dec. 31, 2012
Her story: Tiffany Trask, 26, grew up in Columbia and is a nurse in the Navy. Her mother, Karen, is a financial analyst and her father, Tim, is a building supervisor.
His story: Jason Harriman, 30, grew up in Laurel. He...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Alabama has depth
College football seasons are marathons, not sprints. Teams begin the year in their shiny best, but by the end they can appear frayed.
That's where depth comes in. As good as USC is — and its talent...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 6:19 AM
Here's a look at the highlights and lowlights around the NFL during the opening weekend:
1. Peyton Manning is back.
The Denver Broncos' quarterback made an early statement in his bid for NFL Comeback Player of the Year honors.
In his first...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:42 AM
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