It was quite the weekend, was it not? Things are finally calming down around here, so let's get back to the MM. First some good news, then some bad.
Terps at #31 in AP Poll
Behind Ahead of BYU, Iowa, Notre Dame, Michigan, and Pitt. A win against West Virginia - currently at #19 - gets this team ranked for sure.
Darin Drakeford should be okay for WVU
Or so he says. Good news.
Maryland’s Ross, Stinebaugh to undergo surgery - Terrapins Insider
Stinebaugh's season is done, unfortunately; his spot at tight end behind Matt Furstenburg will be picked up by Devonte Campbell and probably walk-on Kyle Schlothauer. Ross' status isn't yet determined, but it doesn't sound great.
Tracking the Terps: Maryland coach loves the buzz over uniforms
Edsall says the recruits were "in awe." I don't know if you that far, but yeah, they seemed to like them.
Maryland new football uniforms on CNN, PTI - DC Sports Bog
Hey, CNN's fashion person seemed to like them.
Recruiting Report: Terps recruit Jake Layman has 'enormous' upside
Great stuff as always from Matt Bracken. Worth the read. - BG
Layman makes his call - The Boston Globe
First of all .... let's not use that picture again. Secondly:
"I think I belong in the [Atlantic Coast Conference],’’ Layman said. "My relationship with the coaching staff is really strong and I spent a lot of time with the players and they’re real good guys. I have an opportunity to be an impact player my freshman year and the Comcast Center [in College Park] is amazing - it’s huge compared to somewhere like Boston College, and that’s what I loved about it.’’
Ha, take that, BCI!
Mitch McGary seems to be really into the Michigan game
Captured in a Detroit News picture. No big deal: Mitch seems like genuine guy who was having fun at a football game. I expect him to have fun at all the other football games he goes to, assuming they're exciting. H/t to bwm.
Maryland students and their Miami signs - DC Sports Bog
The "U Had Me at
Hello $50,000" one that was proposed on here is among them.