| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Coach Ken Niumatalolo said Navy had to play perfectly in order to have a chance to beat fifth-ranked Ohio State.
The Midshipmen put forth a valiant effort against a powerhouse opponent, but one that was far from perfect.
Navy was in the game the whole...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Urban Meyer spent his first two seasons at Ohio State adapting his offensive system to the talent he inherited, playing less of the spread formation he used at Florida and going with more of what he called a “pro-style” game geared to the run....
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:07 PM
About three-quarters of the way through the Maryland football team's scrimmage Wednesday, Terps coach Randy Edsall called Stefon Diggs over to where Edsall was standing on the sideline.
Diggs had just made another big play, after already having scored...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
College athletic coaches continue to dominate the upper ranks of Maryland's public salary structure, with University of Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon, football coach Randy Edsall and women's basketball coach Brenda Frese ranking as the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Ken Niumatalolo recently joked that the more he watches Ohio State on film, “the scarier it gets.” The seventh-year Navy head coach was serious when he said the Buckeyes have the potential to “embarrass us.”
Navy opens the season...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:59 PM
— The offseason process for every team typically includes a preliminary breakdown of the opponents it will face during the coming season.
Maryland spent part of its offseason watching 2013 game tape of its 2014 opponents. Likewise, other Big Ten...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:13 PM
CHICAGO -- Stefon Diggs has typically been out on the practice field with Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown at least once a week leading up to preseason practice.
He has been running routes, stretching his legs and continuing to work his way back from the...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 1:02 PM
During his rookie season last year, one of the toughest adjustments for Ravens outside linebacker John Simon was learning the nuances of pass coverage.
At Ohio State, the gritty former Big Ten Conference Player of the Year lined up at defensive end,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:18 AM
College football is heading for a new day. It won't be long before the players on the field are going to receive more than a pittance. The present structure governed by the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association is beginning to crack....
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:40 PM
In the months after the read-option took the NFL by storm, defensive coaches around the league became hell-bent on eradicating it, hoping to make the read-option go the way of the Wildcat and other near-extinct schemes.
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Steve Spagnuolo was traveling earlier this year visiting college football powerhouses Alabama and Ohio State when he came to a realization.
He couldn't envision himself not coaching this season.
Spagnuolo contemplated taking a year off from the NFL...
| May 21, 2013
| 10:33 AM
The Ravens have signed fourth-round outside linebacker John Simon to a four-year deal.
Simon's contract has a total value of $2.545 million, including a $385,652 signing bonus. The deal includes base salaries of $405,000, $495,000, $585,000 and $675,...