Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth will undergo surgery on the acromioclavicular joint in his right shoulder on Friday and will require two to three months of rehabilitation, which could put the veteran's availability for Opening Day in jeopardy.
Playing Stanford in the Foster Farms Bowl on Dec. 30 is an opportunity for the Terps to add to the buzz, a chance for Maryland to build on the momentum it has generated through a competitive first season as a member of the Big Ten, its recent success in recruiting and the finalization of plans to construct a state-of-the-art indoor practice facility.
We feel nothing but pride for our alma mater, the University of Maryland. Terps have raised high the black and gold not just on the field, but in boardrooms, laboratories and in school, too. However, a recent proposal to spend $155 million of state, student and alumni money on renovating Cole Field House into an extravagant indoor and outdoor athletic practice facility threatens to stymie our progress in boosting excellence in academics and affordability. We urge the Board of Regents to reject
By By Zachary Cohen and Steven Hershkowitz and Kaiyi Xie
Maryland wanted to play in a warm-weather bowl game, one reserved for the better teams in the Big Ten, that would have provided the Terps with a chance to further establish their viability as a football program.
Keith Bowers, one of 22 seniors to be honored when the Terps host Rutgers on Saturday, lacks prototypical size for a defensive lineman, especially one that plays in a 3-4 scheme like Maryland's. The West Palm Beach, Fla., native is not going to run a Jadeveon Clowney-like time in the 40-yard dash. But players and coaches descirbe him as strong, tough and violent.
Maryland freshman wide receiver Juwann Winfree has been suspended two games by the athletic department for violating the school's student-athlete code of conduct, the university announced Monday night.
The Maryland Terrapins have played big games at Byrd Stadium before, but there is no longer any question that the decision to jump to the Big Ten Conference has electrified the atmosphere around the football program.