Each morning, Monday through Friday, we'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday.
** At his annual camp at Stevenson, Ravens safety
** Maryland athletic director
** Don Markus was on hand for Team USA's 80-69 win over Brazil at the Verizon Center last night.
** Ring Posts blogger Adam Testa wrote about the momentum WWE is building for next week's 1,000th episode of Raw. Arda Ocal conducted a video interview with Road Warrior Animal.
Best of the local blogs
** Baltimore Beatdown says that Bernard Pierce is in the perfect situation now that Ray Rice has signed his deal.
** Baltimore Sports Report put together its "Ultimate Orioles Dream Team" since 2002.
** Camden Chat checked in with its "Birds Up, O's Down" feature for Week 15 of the MLB sesaon.
** Testudo Times writes that Maryland was "oh so close" to seeing Kevin Anderson leave for Stanford.