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Eagles rule out Mychal Kendricksprofootballtalk.com 13 minutes agoThe Eagles may give first-round pick Marcus Smith some playing time this weekend. Smith has been working at inside linebacker at practice this week, which was seen as a sign that the team was pessimistic about Mychal Kendricks’s chances of playing again…Upvote Share Tweet
PHOTO: Teammates Sign Robert Griffin III’s Castredskins.com 30 minutes agoThe Washington Redskins understand the importance of teamwork, and that’s both on the field as well as off it. As he recovers from a dislocated ankle injury, quarterback Robert Griffin III received signatures from his coaches and teammates on the cast t…Upvote Share Tweet
Why Robert Griffin III turned his ‘Know Jesus Know Peace’ t-shirt inside outwashingtonpost.com 2 hours agoRedskins quarterback Robert Griffin III dislocated his ankle on Sunday afternoon. Because of that painful and very serious injury, Griffin wound up watching the second half of his team’s victory over the Jaguars from the training room, wearing athletic …Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com 3 hours ago(AP Image) Washington Redskins rookie wide receiver Ryan Grant’s play continues to catch the eye of his coaches and teammates. Running sharp route and showing similar composure to his seasoned veteran teammates, Grant has proven to be a great addition t…Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com 4 hours agoEach day, Washington Redskins players interact with fans on social media, giving them a sneak peek at their passions and happenings off the field. For those of you who aren’t on Twitter or Instagram, or simply want to skim without having to go through y…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins wake-up callESPN.com 8 hours agoASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins will practice at 11:10 a.m. Friday followed by an open locker-room session. Here are three areas of interest: DeSean Jackson. He casually caught a couple of passes in individual drills Thursday, but none of the ba…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com 14 hours agoHester set an N.F.L. record with his 20th career return touchdown, Julio Jones caught two scoring passes and the Atlanta Falcons beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 15 hours agoThe Nationals have been moving steadily in the right direction, especially since Mike Rizzo took over the entire baseball operation in 2009. He was given his current title -- president of baseball operations and general manager -- last year.Upvote Share Tweet
Gonzalez, Harper Lead Nationals Past Marlins, 6-2nytimes.com 16 hours agoGio Gonzalez allowed two runs in seven innings, Bryce Harper had three hits, and the Washington Nationals kept up their push for home-field advantage in the NL playoffs by beating the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Verizon Center hat trick display was a long time in the makingwashingtonpost.com 17 hours agoThe Capitals announced Thursday a new exhibit at Verizon Center, featuring all the hats thrown onto the ice after Caps hat tricks dating back to 2008, plus a list of all the hat tricks in franchise history. This was no spontaneous idea, as the Capitals …Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com 18 hours agoWashington Redskins mega fan and NBA All Star Kevin Durant on Thursday showed off the game ball he received from Redskins owner Dan Snyder. Durant was in attendance at last Sunday’s game to see the Redskins dominate in all facets of their 41-10 victory …Upvote Share Tweetwashingtonpost.com 19 hours agoIt’s been an exciting day for Kevin Durant on the ol’ Instagram machine. A few hours after showing off his Natitude, Durant shared a photo of a game ball commemorating the Redskins’ win over the Jaguars on Sunday. Durant, as you likely know by now, was …Upvote Share Tweet
Trent Murphy, Silas Redd Chat With Fans On Reddit AMAredskins.com 20 hours ago.@TMurphy_93 & @ThirdEyeSi_ answering your questions NOW in their @reddit AMA: pic.twitter.com/lasAXGY1z2 — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) September 18, 2014 Washington Redskins rookie linebacker Trent Murphy and rookie running back Silas Redd were…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 22 hours agoASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins receiver DeSean Jackson did not practice for a second consecutive day, but coach Jay Gruden remained cautiously optimistic about his chances for playing Sunday. Still, Gruden said, it could come down to a game-day dec…Upvote Share Tweet
Pair of D.C. sports fans documenting history one T-shirt at a timewashingtonpost.com 22 hours agoAs they watched the champagne and beer flow inside a raucous clubhouse and Bryce Harper celebrate the Nationals’ division title in ski goggles and a custom No. 34 D.C. Fire Department fire fighter helmet on Tuesday, a pair of local entrepreneurs were te…Upvote Share Tweet
PHOTOS: Redskins Sacking Eagles Through The Yearsredskins.com 23 hours agoClick to view slideshow. After sacking Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Chad Henne 10 times (tying a franchise record) last Sunday, the Washington Redskins are setting their sights on the Philadelphia Eagles. As you eagerly await the Redskins’ first NFC…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Durant takes Natitude to a new level with his custom jerseywashingtonpost.com 23 hours agoOklahoma City star and D.C. native Kevin Durant wore a Robert Griffin III jersey and watched Sunday’s Redskins game with Wizards star John Wall at FedEx Field. Perhaps we’ll see him at Nationals Park in October. Durant posted a photo of himself in a cus…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com 24 hours agoNEW YORK / TORONTO -- NHL Network™-U.S. will begin its 2014-15 preseason broadcast schedule with the Buffalo Sabres-Washington Capitals game on Sunday, Sept. 21, at 5:00 p.m. ET. Highlighted by rivalries, doubleheaders, player debuts, the Sept. 24...Upvote Share Tweetwashingtonpost.com Sep 18 (yesterday)During halftime of the Redskins’ 41-10 win over Jacksonville on Sunday, CBS studio analyst Tony Gonzalez pumped the brakes on the excitement about Kirk Cousins, who was lighting up the Jaguars in relief of an injured Robert Griffin III. “Let me just say…Upvote Share TweetARLINGTON, Va. - Barry Trotz was late for an appointment because he was at the DMV, getting his first Virginia driver's license and plates. His son is enrolled in school, and he's lived in his new house long enough for the air conditioning to br...Upvote Share Tweet
The top 10 fighters to watch this seasonthehockeynews.com Sep 18 (yesterday)If you like a good scrap, you might find yourself a bit under siege lately in the hockey world. Regulations are tightening up, though the powers-that-be still maintain that organic fights, rather than staged bouts, are still part of the game. And even t…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Sep 18 (yesterday)Never ask Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau to play Crazy Eights. That was the takeaway Thursday after Finnish journalist Juha Hiitelä began Tweeting excerpts from Teemu Selanne’s soon-to-be-released book. Essentially – and despite calling Boudreau a “nice man…Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com Sep 18 (yesterday)(AP Image) Former Washington Redskins defensive lineman Ma’Ake Kemoeatu helped out many of his football brothers during his 9-year career by taking down opposing ball carries, but he helped out his brother, Chris Kemoeatu, with something much greater – …Upvote Share Tweet
Ben Kotwica On Strong Special Teams Performersredskins.com Sep 18 (yesterday)(AP Image) Washington Redskins special teams coordinator Ben Kotwica on Wednesday talked with the media about punter Tress Way’s usage on kickoffs and Akeem Davis and Trenton Robinson’s production in coverage. Check out all that he had to say below:Upvote Share Tweet
Nationals Run Past MarlinsSep 18The Nationals scored five runs in the top of the fourth and went on to beat the Marlins 6-2.
Inside Edge: Redskins-EaglesSep 18ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Washington at Philadelphia.
Web GemsSep 18Does Denard Span's diving catch top Eduardo Nunez making a throw for the out while sitting down.
Cousin Sal's NFL Week 3 PicksSep 18Cousin Sal makes his picks for week 3 in the NFL.
Rematch of the MismatchSep 19How did the Broncos respond to the 35-point Super Bowl loss to the Seahawks? By changing two-thirds of their regular lineup. The proof of the makeover is stunning, especially with 10 of 12 changes to the defensive regulars. Heading into Super Bowl remat…
Week 3: A Super Bowl Rematch, But a Much Closer GameSep 18Week 3: A Super Bowl Rematch, But a Much Closer Game
Manning on ManningSep 18ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The challenge of interviewing Peyton Manning is coming up with something new to ask. He might be the most interviewed athlete of this generation. Over the past few years, I’ve struggled to find something—anything—that he hasn’t talked…
NFL needs exciting weekend of on-field action -- John Clayton's First and …Sep 18John Clayton's First and Goal: In the wake of off-field controversy, the NFL needs on-field excitement to generate more favorable headlines.