| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:11 PM
When Geno Smith and Tavon Austin departed West Virginia for the NFL after last season, they left their names in the school's record books and their legacies firmly planted in Morgantown, W.Va.
Filling their cleats isn't easy, but redshirt freshman...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:02 PM
COLLEGE PARK — A sign of Maryland's progress in Randy Edsall's third season with the Terps came Saturday night.
Returning to the University of Connecticut for the first time since leaving the school where he began his head coaching career in 1999,...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
In eager anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the New York Jets.
A few years ago, it looked like...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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....
| 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...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:14 PM
As Maryland prepared for No. 8 West Virginia, it might have comforted Terps fans — but only a little — that there have been other occasions in recent seasons in which the team entered games as a multi-touchdown underdog and came away with...
| 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-...
| 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&...