2014 Maryland Terrapins Football Schedule
Now playing in the always competitive Big 10, the Maryland Terrapins
always have a schedule packed to the brim with great matchups that bring fans scurrying to the stands on a regular basis,
and that's a tradition unlikely to change any time in the near future. Come out and see all the electrifying runs, bone-jarring
hits and one-handed grabs that will have you jumping out of your seat on a regular basis as the Terrapins look to pile up
the wins and make a big move up the conference standings. It's not going to be easy in a conference generally considered one
of the best of the best, but the Terrapins have some big-time talent and have no intention of going quietly as they look to
rise to the challenge.
And one of the great things about Maryland athletics is its legendary football field, as Byrd
Stadium is simply one of the best places to see a huge college football game. Coming down the home stretch of the season,
games like Maryland-Iowa on Oct. 18, Maryland-Michigan State on Nov. 15 and a tough matchup against Rutgers at home on Nov.
29 will have all quite a bit of fanfare, making the stands the only place to be come the opening kick-off. With the Terrapins
looking to bring down some big home wins while they attempt to make a name for themselves in their new conference, it simply
doesn't get any better than this if you love college football.
But you definitely don't want to forget about the away
games, as road matchups against the Badgers (Oct. 25), the Nittany Lions (Nov. 1) and Wolverines (Nov. 22) will all have amazing
atmospheres, complete with lots of Terrapins colors in the stands. So if you've never seen the Terrapins away from home, there
has never been a better time to change that Maryland looks to pile up the wins and take down some of the other powerhouses
in the conference. Once you're there in the middle of an epic game that could go either way, with the crowd going wild at
your side, it won't be hard to see that this is as good as it gets if you enjoy the spectacle of sports.
Terrapins Football Team Info
The Terrapins may be no known for their basketball prowess, but this is a program that
can definitely bring it on the gridiron as well. After ending their tenure in the ACC on a winning note in 2013, finishing
with a 7-6 overall record, the Terrapins are off and running in the Big 10 and look to have the type of team that can definitely
rise to a major challenge. Because the Terrapins have to play the best of the best throughout the season, that means that
the Terrapins will need to continue bringing in explosive playmakers to the program as they look to make their move on their
tough new conference. But with challenge also comes opportunity, and Terrapin fans are looking forward to seeing what this
team is capable of as they look to come together in a very big way.
The NCAA Football Experience
for all of the hard-hitting college football action, from highlight reel runs and eye-popping catches to clutch throws that
will have you jumping out of your seat in no time. With a game loaded with players that know how to put on a show, you'll
see first-hand why the college football has become the cream of the crop in American sports. The Maryland Terrapins have a
strong athletic program and the sports enthusiasm around College Park really comes together in a very big way whenever the
Terrapins are digging in against another quality opponent. When the Terrapins are looking to put the final touches on an epic
win that will have everyone buzzing around campus, you'll definitely be glad that you're not still sitting at home, left to
wonder what the atmosphere of the big game is like.
Maryland Terrapins Football History
The Maryland Terrapins
football program dates back to 1892, when the team first took to the field to compete. Since then, this program has built
a storied history with many winning seasons. This team has given their fans some amazing moments over the years, and the fans
have responded with a passion that is paralleled by few fan bases throughout the sport. Overall, the Terps have won 11 conference
titles throughout their impressive history, and have also seen the same number of players earn All-American honors. Maryland
won the National Championship back in 1953, which stands as the program's best and most revered season to date. All in all,
this is a strong athletic program that has fans very excited that they're now participating in the Big 10, creating quite
the stir around town as the Terrapins look to bring their game to the next level.
Maryland Terrapins Football
Two Terrapins have made it to both the College and Pro Football Hall of Fames. Can you name the players?
answer is both Randy White and Stan Jones. While White was a dynamic defensive tackle in the early 1970s, Jones was a terrific
offensive tackle for the program in the early 1950s.
Maryland Terrapins Football Fans
The Terps play their
home games at Byrd Stadium, a venue that they have called home since it first opened in 1950 and the place where the fanfare
comes together in a big way. These die-hards know that their presence can make or break a game, because when they're cheering
for the Terps at the top of their lungs the players on the field are often inspired to perform at a higher level. Home-field
advantage is a big deal in sports, especially college football, and the fans of the Terps make sure to maximize that home
field advantage so Maryland can take down even the best opponents that step onto the field at Byrd Stadium. If you've never
been to a game there, then this is the season to change that as the Terrapins look to wrap up their first season in the Big
10 on a high note.