Call it the “Edsall Bowl.” Or don’t, whichever you prefer. Either way, the buzz around Byrd Stadium will be around Coach Randy Edsall facing his former team, any heightened significance of which he has tried to play down throughout the week.
But Maryland has a chance to start the season 3-0, something it hasn’t done since the Terps won the ACC championship in 2001, Ralph Friedgen’s first season in College Park.
Connecticut enters at 1-1, with one of the nation’s top defenses and an offense that has struggled at times. Sound familiar?
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