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Three takeaways from Maryland football's 34-32 loss at Indiana

Three takeaways from Maryland football's 34-32 loss at Indiana

After eight games in which the outcome was not in doubt at the end — four blowout wins and four blowout losses — the Maryland football team finally had a close game Saturday in a 34-32 defeat to Indiana at Memorial Stadium.

Here are three takeaways from the game:

1. As usual, Tre Watson has an interesting spin on his team’s final two games against No. 10 Ohio State and No. 20 Penn State.

The graduate linebacker is more than Maryland’s leading tackler and one of its top playmakers in his only season with the Terps. Watson has also become an unofficial team spokesman — and he often gives a glimpse into its mindset.

So in talking about how the past...

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