2013 Military Bowl coverage
Maryland's football team was selected to play Marshall in the 2013 Military Bowl, the first to be played at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. Here is a collection of The Baltimore Sun's coverage of the game and its lead up.
8:46 PM CST, December 27, 2013
Once he gets over the sting of Friday's 31-20 loss to Marshall in the Military Bowl, Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown is likely to appreciate the best drive of his Terps career, as if it were a work of art.
5:50 PM CST, December 27, 2013
After three years of pain, Maryland football fans just wanted a chance to party in the waning days of a season.
8:12 PM CST, December 27, 2013
The Maryland football team knew all about Marshall's gaudy statistics — the 43 points and 502.3 yards per-game averages engineered by prolific, elusive quarterback Rakeem Cato and his spread offense.
9:58 AM CST, December 27, 2013
Here are five questions as Maryland plays Marshall in the Military Bowl this afternoon:
9:28 AM CST, December 27, 2013
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three of the biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
5:29 PM CST, December 26, 2013
WASHINGTON — Shouts of "We are Marshall!" rang out in the lobby of the team's downtown Washington hotel, where exuberant, green-clad fans of the Thundering Herd had gathered on the eve of Friday's Military Bowl matchup against Maryland in Annapolis.
4:24 PM CST, December 25, 2013
Jeremiah Johnson sensed something was wrong with his foot, but he wasn't ready to process the signals his body was sending.
7:00 AM CST, December 26, 2013
To prepare for Friday's Military Bowl between Maryland (7-5) and Marshall (9-4), we traded emails with Derek Redd, who covers the Thundering Herd for the Charleston Daily Mail. You can check out more of Derek's coverage here on the Daily Mail's website.
8:04 PM CST, December 24, 2013
For years, war terminology has seeped into football telecasts. Quarterbacks become "field generals," games are equated to "battles."
4:00 AM CST, December 24, 2013
After five years in the nation's capital, the Military Bowl is staking out a future in Annapolis, and city leaders are hoping to cash in on the cachet of hosting a nationally televised college football bowl game.
6:36 PM CST, December 24, 2013
Maryland wide receiver Ricardo Young violated team rules and has been suspended for Friday's Military Bowl, a team official said Tuesday.
6:06 PM CST, December 23, 2013
WASHINGTON — When the Virginia Tech game had been won, Maryland football coach Randy Edsall bolted from the sideline and bounded across the field, his arms upraised, his fists pumping, an ear-to-ear grin on his face.
9:16 PM CST, December 22, 2013
Annapolis is preparing this week to host its first-ever college football bowl game. Festivities for the 2013 Military Bowl on Friday, Dec. 27 will include several events in and around the city — a parade, a tailgate party, a concert and a nationally televised game between the University of Maryland and Marshall.
5:55 PM CST, December 20, 2013
COLLEGE PARK — After declines in attendance at Washington's RFK Stadium over the past two years, Military Bowl officials say they hope to sell out this year's game between Maryland and Marshall at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis on Dec. 27.
7:23 PM CST, December 12, 2013
When it comes to college football bowls, the Military Bowl in Annapolis may not seem like the most exciting of opportunities for Maryland, with the game a short bus ride away.
2:35 PM CST, December 9, 2013
Surely there are members of the Maryland football team who had hoped their bowl game would take them to a more exotic outpost than Anne Arundel County.
7:15 PM CST, December 8, 2013
Maryland will play Marshall (9-4) in the Military Bowl at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, the bowl's president announced on Sunday.
3:23 PM CST, December 7, 2013
The official pairing won't be finalized until Sunday night, but we know at least one team set to play in the Dec. 27 Military Bowl at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
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