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The latest on youth sports, high school as well college and the pros.
Piling On: Another Call for Redskins to Change Name

Piling On: Another Call for Redskins to Change Name

Two Maryland lawmakers have introduced a resolution urging the owner of the Washington Redskins to change the NFL team's name to something not offensive to Native Americans.
Baltimore Native Completes First Luge Run at Sochi Olympics

Baltimore Native Completes First Luge Run at Sochi Olympics

Spoiler Alert: Summer Britcher, born in Baltimore, has complete her first luge run at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Don't read the story if you don't want to know how she finish
Annapolis Native Finds Inspiration for U.S. Ski Team Uniform in 'Star Spangled Banner'

Annapolis Native Finds Inspiration for U.S. Ski Team Uniform in 'Star Spangled Banner'

Matt Strackbein found inspiration for the U.S. Olympic Alpine ski team's uniforms for the Sochi Olympics in "The Star-Spangled Banner."
Lorde Performing at Preakness InfieldFest

Lorde Performing at Preakness InfieldFest

Lorde will bring her Grammy-winning song "Royals" to the Preakness concert in May.
Maryland Speedskaters Aim for 2018 Winter Olympics

Maryland Speedskaters Aim for 2018 Winter Olympics

Two Maryland teens are already training to join Team USA at the 2018 Olympics in South Korea. Montgomery County is seen as a hotbed for speedskaters.
2014 Sochi Olympics: What Time are Opening Ceremonies Televised?

2014 Sochi Olympics: What Time are Opening Ceremonies Televised?

You can catch regional athletes in the opening ceremonies, which will be shown on NBC on tape-delay.
Made in Maryland: High-Tech Uniforms for U.S. Speedskaters

Made in Maryland: High-Tech Uniforms for U.S. Speedskaters

Lockheed Martin and Under Armour join forces to outfit American speedskaters competing at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
What Time is the Super Bowl in 2014?

What Time is the Super Bowl in 2014?

Plus, Bruno Mars performs at halftime, betting odds, the TV schedule and how to watch the game online.
Maryland Shut Out of Sochi Games

Maryland Shut Out of Sochi Games

The list of the 230 American athletes for the Winter Olympics in Russia does include one Baltimore native.
Michael Phelps Says Mom Nervous About Travel to Sochi Olympics

Michael Phelps Says Mom Nervous About Travel to Sochi Olympics

Some Winter Olympic athletes are telling their families to stay home after concerns about security threats at the Sochi Games have been raised.
Bringing a Piece of Sochi to Maryland

Bringing a Piece of Sochi to Maryland

Whether you’re a sports enthusiast or just can’t get enough of the Olympics and want to share your thoughts as you watch, we want you to blog about it on Patch!
When Does 2014 Super Bowl Start?

When Does 2014 Super Bowl Start?

The NFL title games are on Sunday. Kickoff time, halftime entertainment and more is here.
Report: UMD Files $157 Million Counterclaim, Alleging ACC Recruited Big Ten Schools

Report: UMD Files $157 Million Counterclaim, Alleging ACC Recruited Big Ten Schools

The university seeks to avoid the $52 million exit fee from the Atlantic Coast Conference.
NFL News: Redskins Have a New Coach, Reports Say

NFL News: Redskins Have a New Coach, Reports Say

Jay Gruden expected to replace Mike Shanahan as the head coach of the Washington Redskins.
Skier Vonn, Sponsored by Under Armour, Pulls Out of Winter Olympics

Skier Vonn, Sponsored by Under Armour, Pulls Out of Winter Olympics

Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn will miss the Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, because of a knee injury. She has appeared in marketing materials and events for sponsor Under Armour.
Are Bowl Games Just A Greed Game?

Are Bowl Games Just A Greed Game?

As Maryland leaves the ACC for the Big Ten, one Patch blogger explains why he thinks college football just ain’t what it used to be.
Washington Redskins Searching for a New Coach

Washington Redskins Searching for a New Coach

Black Monday has seen the firing of two NFL coaches, including Mike Shanahan. Was it inevitable?
'It's a Dream Come True' Says Baltimore Winter Olympian

'It's a Dream Come True' Says Baltimore Winter Olympian

The Baltimore Fire Department gave Britcher an Olympic sendoff Thursday. Her father, grandfather and uncles are Baltimore firefighters.
World Series Hero for Baltimore Orioles, Paul Blair, Dies at 69

World Series Hero for Baltimore Orioles, Paul Blair, Dies at 69

Paul Blair, who lived in Howard County, died Dec. 26 at a celebrity bowling event in Pikesville. He helped the Orioles win four World Series titles.