| Sep 21, 2013
| 7:12 PM
It all felt fresh for Maryland on Saturday — its splashy, bright red uniforms, its first four-game winning streak in seven years, the beginning of a new chapter against a West Virginia team that had beaten the Terps seven straight times.
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
A reoccurring topic on this blog has been the lack of successful deep balls for Joe Flacco and the Ravens.
Former offensive coordinator Cam Cameron tailored the offense to Flacco’s powerful right arm and Jim Caldwell kept plenty of deep balls on...
| 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 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 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...
| 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-...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 7:19 AM
The field of college quarterbacks in the running for the 2012 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award has been narrowed to 10. There were 29 quarterbacks competing for the award at the start of the football season.
The 10 remaining candidates are Matt Barkley,...
| 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...
| 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...