The Washington Redskins have hired former Dallas Cowboys offensive coordinator and offensive line coach Bill Callahan, two people with knowledge of the situation confirmed, and have agreed to a three-year deal.
The visiting Baltimore Blast scored five goals in the first quarter and used a strong defensive effort to beat the Syracuse Silver Knights, 12-4, on Friday night and remain undefeated in the Major Arena Soccer League.
Twelve members of the House of Representative Judiciary Committed issued a demand in a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, strongly requesting that the league exercise transparency regarding the Ray Rice domestic violence investigation.
After 17 seasons at McDonogh, Steve Nichols is embarking on his biggest coaching challenge: He has taken over at his alma mater, Loyola University, with the goal of turning it into a Division I national championship contender.
Never mind that there were dozens of TV sets at the bar, many turned to pro wrestling, poker and bowling to provide background noise early one weekend morning. Jon Forget walked in, asked the bartender to change one set to soccer and got laughed out of the joint.
Michael Kammarman, a product of the Laurel Boys and Girls Club soccer program, is getting a lot of stamps in his passport. The latest stop has been soccer-crazy Brazil, where the former Delaware soccer player is the press officer for the U.S. men's soccer team that is taking part in the 2014 World Cup.
Taylor Twellman, 34, has turned into one of the fastest-rising talents in American sports media as an analyst and, according to lead ESPN World Cup announcer Ian Darke, "he's very much the flavor of the month."
As a kid, Kyle Beckerman always had his eye on the World Cup. He painted pictures of U.S. soccer stars, wowed classmates at Crofton Woods Elementary with his command of a soccer ball and even tagged his adolescent signature: "USA #15."
Crofton native Kyle Beckerman and former Terps stars Omar Gonzalez, Clarence Goodson, Graham Zusi, and Maurice Edu were all named Monday to the United States¿ 30-man provisional roster ahead of next month¿s World Cup in Brazil.
Mike Lookingland, a Fallston native and Loyola High graduate about to begin his ninth season with the Blast, has developed into the top defender in the Major Indoor Soccer League. As the team captain, he's now the face of the franchise as it begins defense of last year's MISL championship.
The U.S. men's national soccer team's first appearance in Baltimore since 1997 took a couple of interesting twists this week leading up to Sunday's CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal against El Salvador at M&T Bank Stadium.