From the Post: Apparently Ralph Friedgen won't retire so Maryland will buy out the remaining season of his contract. Press conference at 3:00 PM today.
Retirement discussions went nowhere; Ralph Friedgen to be fired after bowl game
Then there is this from the Baltimore Sun...
Of the more than 80 scholarship football players who will be impacted by a coaching change at Maryland, none will be more immediately affected than redshirt freshman quarterback Danny O'Brien.
Recently named the Atlantic Coast Conference's Rookie of the Year after leading the Terps to an 8-4 record and late-season contention for a division title, O'Brien now faces the prospect of continuing his career in College Park without the two coaches most responsible for him being there — coach Ralph Friedgen and offensive coordinator James Franklin.
O'Brien's high school coach says QB is disappointed about coaching change