Aug 31, 2018

Daily Roundup: Aug. 31

Here’s a roundup of the latest sports news: The Baltimore Sun takes a look back at the conflicts within the Maryland athletic department building up to — and beyond — Jordan McNair’s death. The Washington Post’s Jerry Brewer says the Maryland football team begins The Season That Doesn’t Matter tomorrow, except that it does matter, [...]

Still No Cheering in the Press Box: Mary Garber
Aug 30, 2018

Still No Cheering in the Press Box: Mary Garber

Mary Garber was a sportswriting pioneer, covering sports in an era when women were not even allowed in the press box let alone in the locker room. She covered black high schools in the segregation-era South and was known for her upbeat writing style.

Aug 30, 2018

Daily Roundup: Aug. 30

Here’s a roundup of the latest sports news: In a letter to the University System of Maryland’s Board of Regents, as well as Gov. Larry Hogan, 13 members of The Champions Club, a group of high-level donors to the university and its athletic program, as well as eight current and former presidents of the Terrapin [...]

Aug 29, 2018

Daily Roundup: Aug. 29

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: The Washington Post’s Barry Svrluga says there will be a Maryland football game this weekend, but it comes in the midst of a mess, as it’s still unclear exactly what went on inside the football program. Alize Cornet was hit with a controversial code violation at the [...]

Aug 28, 2018

Daily Roundup: Aug. 28

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: The Athletic, the hyperlocal sports website and app, is growing quicker than any sports media company in recent memory. But can its rapid growth be sustained? The New York Times breaks down the numbers. By hanging up the phone during his weekly radio segment on Boston station WEEI, New [...]