Proposed Bill 'Jordan McNair Act' Would Create Commission Focused On 'Fair Treatment' Of College Athletes In MarylandThis year, the Maryland General Assembly is looking at the health and well-being of college players, and whether there should be a special council on fair treatment for student athletes.
Ole Miss Hires Former Maryland Coach D.J. Durkin As AssistantFormer Maryland coach D.J. Durkin, who was fired during the 2018 season following the death of a player who had collapsed during offseason conditioning drills, was hired Thursday as an assistant by Mississippi.
Bears LB, Maryland Native Josh Woods Pays Tribute To Late Teammate Jordan McNair With CleatsWritten on Woods' shoe is the number 79, a nod to his former teammate from the University of Maryland Jordan McNair.
Jordan McNair Youth Athletic Protection Act Passes At Baltimore City CouncilCouncil President Brandon Scott said the next step is to take this bill and apply it on the state level to protect athletes at colleges and universities around Maryland.
University Of Maryland Announces New Director Of Sports MedicineFollowing months of reviews after the death of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair, the school has hired a new Director of Sports Medicine.
Maryland Accreditation In Jeopardy A Year After Jordan McNair's DeathThe accreditation of the University of Maryland, College Park, is in jeopardy a year after a football player died following a preseason workout.
Family, Teammates Honor Memory Of Jordan McNair 1 Year After His DeathThe University of Maryland football team marked the one-year anniversary of teammate Jordan McNair's death with community events in Washington D.C. and Baltimore County.
Family, Friends Remember Life And Legacy Of Jordan McNair With First Annual Jordan McNair Golf ClassicJune 13 will be the one-year anniversary of the death of Maryland Terrapins offensive lineman Jordan McNair.
Gov. Hogan Signs Reform Bill After Jordan McNair's Death Last YearMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed a measure to implement reforms requiring more transparency at the University of Maryland Board of Regents after its handling of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair's death last year.
Tre Watson On Jordan McNair: 'I'll Play For Him The Rest Of The Time I'm Playing This Game'The former Maryland linebacker discusses his late teammate Jordan McNair and his NFL future.
Senators' Concerns Target U Of Maryland System For $1M CutA Maryland Senate panel wants to cut $1 million from the state university system's top office in the contentious aftermath of a football player's death and a separate case in which the system's chancellor promoted a jewelry company's charm bracelets and then retaliated against his chief of staff for raising an ethics concern.
UMD Advisory Board Looks At How They Can Protect Student Athletes Better Inside a meeting room on the edge of the University of Maryland campus, an advisory board spent hours assessing the school's progress in implementing recommended changes aimed at strengthening the policies that protect student athletes.
Maryland Football Player Returns Home From Hospital After Falling Ill At WorkoutA University of Maryland player went back home Thursday night after being hospitalized following a workout in a scare that came less than a year after the death of offensive lineman, Jordan McNair, who suffered a heatstroke at practice.
Footage Shows First Responder's Frustration On Day Of Jordan McNair's Final PracticeNewly released video shows what happened as UMD football player, Jordan McNair fell ill during what would become his final practice at the College Park campus.
UMD Leaders Answer To Capitol Hill On Future Of Institution After McNair's DeathTop leaders for the University of Maryland went to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to answer questions about the future of the institution after a student-athlete, Jordan McNair, died from heat stroke.