| Sep 22, 2012
| 4:26 PM
No, there are no moral victories in college football. It’s a big-boy sport.
But if you’re a Terps fan and optimistic by nature, you saw some positive developments from Maryland today. I use the word “developments” because that&...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Big East, top to bottom
Iliana Limón Romero
The SEC may be king of the college football world, but the much maligned Big East boasts the most competitive lineup from top to bottom.
USF was supposed to be among the top contenders to...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:34 PM
NFL teams already have their stopwatches poised to time draft prospects at the annual scouting combine that begins Wednesday in Indianapolis.
Should Notre Dame inside linebacker Manti Te'o or Georgia inside linebacker Alec Ogletree plummet to the...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 9:46 AM
The NFL’s annual pre-draft meat market wraps up Tuesday, but one of the players generating the most buzz at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis was former Dunbar star Tavon Austin. His 4.34 in the 40-yard dash Sunday validated the gigabytes...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:32 PM
A retread like Vick
It's time for the Jets to put Mark Sanchez out of his misery: Cut him, bench him or trade him.
Sanchez's erratic play can't be tolerated anymore, and Tim Tebow and Greg McElroy aren't the answer....
| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
The Jets released quarterback Tim Tebow this morning after one unproductive season in New York.
"We have a great deal of respect for Tim Tebow," said Jets coach Rex Ryan. "Unfortunately, things did not work out the way we all had hoped. Tim is an...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Given that the Ravens have made a trade in the first round of the draft five times in the past seven years, most fans are well aware there is a chance the team could trade out of the first round again Thursday night.
A deep but unspectacular class of...
| 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...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Gators not so great
At No. 4, Florida has to be the most overrated team in the Top 25. No disrespect to the Gators, but what were voters thinking when they moved Florida up six spots from No. 11 after its win over then-...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Is the Atlantic Coast Conference being vindictive with Maryland regarding its basketball schedule for its final season?...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Every year ESPN zeros in on one player who was expected to go in the first round and doesn't.
It really is unnecessary.
Last night, we had to endure the countless camera shots of a disappointed Geno Smith, West Virginia's star quarterback. We had to...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:03 PM
Former Dunbar star Tavon Austin is about to take his elusive multi-dimensional style to the NFL.
The West Virginia wide receiver and projected first-round selection has accepted an invite to attend the draft in New York City at Radio City Music Hall...