The Washington Times - August 31, 2008, 09:03AM

Well, sometimes the score does tell the story.

It did yesterday at Byrd Stadium.


In our dead-tree edition, I mention how similar the new-look Terrapins were to their recent predecessors.


* Baltimore Sun columnist David Steele writes about the motley stew that is Maryland‘s offense, quarterback flux and Jordan Steffy‘s injured right thumb.

* Here’s more on the quarterbacks from the Sun’s Jeff Barker.

* The Washington Post’s Eric Prisbell lays out every possible fact in the great thumb debate of oh-eight.

* John McNamara of the Annapolis Capital emphasizes that Maryland has found a tailback in Da’Rel Scott.

* Here’s a similar take from the Frederick News-Post’s Greg Swatek.

* The message the Hagerstown Herald-Mail’s Bob Parasailiti passes along from multiple players: “A W is a W.”

* Here’s the view from Delaware’s angle, courtesy of the Wilmington News Journal’s Martin Frank.

—- Patrick Stevens