| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:50 PM
After three years of pain, Maryland football fans just wanted a chance to party in the waning days of a season.
So smiles abounded in Annapolis on Friday as Terps supporters gathered to celebrate the program's first bowl appearance since 2010.
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
After every game, Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith returns to his phone and finds a text message from his former University of Maryland coach Ralph Friedgen. Some texts, like the one Friedgen sent last Saturday following the Ravens’ 38-35 victory...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 2:27 PM
If anyone wants to nitpick at Navy's football success over the past decade, a starting point — and finish line — might be the team's record in bowl games.
Going into Saturday's Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl against Arizona State (7-5) at San...
| May 24, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What is the central issue in the legal skirmishes between Maryland and the Atlantic Coast Conference...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:05 PM
The Naval Academy will host its first-ever bowl game this year, as organizers announced Monday the move of the 2013 Military Bowl from RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. to Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis in December.
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:04 PM
This is not at all how Maryland hoped to send off its 17 seniors — mired in a four-game losing streak and trying to make a final stand in a season characterized by injuries and two particularly wrenching losses.
After Maryland went 2-10 last...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:29 PM
It's hard to miss the illustration of an oversized pyramid posted on a wall inside the Gossett Football Team House.
In and around the black and red pyramid — which Maryland players see as they walk between the locker room and meeting rooms —...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Four years ago last month I covered my first Maryland football Signing Day for The Baltimore Sun. There wasn't a consensus opinion on the Terps' 2008 recruiting class -- Rivals.com ranked it the No. 38 group in the country, while Scout.com had it listed...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:52 AM
When he was in fifth grade, Tim Downs arrived at an important life decision: he would play football at Maryland.
Growing up in Latrobe, Pa., Downs idolized Kyle Schmitt, an offensive lineman at Derry Area High School who had accepted a football...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 4:48 PM
The list of Maryland players who went from being burgeoning stars to malcontents to former Terps grew again Wednesday, when sophomore tailback D.J. Adams announced that he had been granted his release from the school.
Adams, who as a redshirt freshman...
| Dec 8, 2011
The holidays can be stressful, and once the Christmas season hits, free time is precious.
Thus, in the holiday spirit of selflessness, here is our top 20 (of the 35 games) to help you best adjust your calendar around the holidays.
20. Holiday Bowl,...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 10:13 AM
A year ago today, Kevin Anderson announced that he was firing Ralph Friedgen after the longtime Maryland football coach refused to retire.
A year ago today, the mess that is now the Maryland football program began to take hold in College Park.