We're only three days away from kicking off the 2012 football season. I'm happy to announce that Testudo Times will be there covering all of the Maryland home games this year, as we were officially issued media credentials for this season. That means access to players, coach Edsall, and in depth game recaps. Exciting news and we're looking forward to expanding our coverage this season. Now onto the links...
Eric Hayes returns to Maryland's men's basketball team | InsideNova
Awesome news, in my opinion. Glad to see Hayes back in College Park and starting a career in coaching, where I think he can be very successful. Maybe he can be our free-throw shooting instructor?
On the mat and the gridiron, Terps QB Perry Hills loves the spotlight - Terrapins Insider - The Washington Post
Nice piece on your starting QB, Perry Hills, who was also a wrestler in high school.
Terps kicker Nick Ferrara day-to-day, DL Keith Bowers doubtful - Terrapins Insider - The Washington Post
"Edsall also said that defensive lineman Keith Bowers is currently doubtful. "It doesn’t look good that we’ll have those guys for this game," Edsall said. Without Ross and Bowers, the Terps will likely face the Tribe with a six-man rotation on the defensive line."
Well, of all the games for that to happen, W&M is probably the best one...
ESPN.com's preseason All-ACC team - ACC Blog - ESPN
TE Matt Furstenburg and DT Joe Vellano both make ESPN's preseason All-ACC team.
Maryland Football 2012: On The Road To Respectability - SB Nation DC
SB Nation DC thinks Maryland will show progress in 2012.
Baltimore area's 2012 FBS players - baltimoresun.com
Matt Bracken breaks down where the Baltimore area's football players are playing in 2012. Maryland leads the way with 16 of the 79 players suiting up for the Terps.
Ranking the ACC football stadiums - Galleries | USA Today Sports
USA Today does their best Bleacher Report impersonation and gives you a slideshow ranking the football stadiums in the ACC. Byrd comes in at #11, which is ridiculous in my opinion. I've been to most of the ACC's stadiums and Byrd is definitely better than Miami, BC and Wake...
Maryland to Make Abu’s Final List | ZagsBlog.com
"Maryland will be one of the schools that will make my top list of schools when I decide to form a list," Abu said following a visit to Maryland Monday." Abu would be a nice get for 2014, IMO.