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Game 1 combines Adm. Winnefeld's top interests

Game 1 combines Adm. Winnefeld's top interests

MLB.com Updated 2 hours ago
James "Sandy" Winnefeld Jr. is a four-star Admiral who currently serves as the ninth Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, making him the second-highest-ranking officer in the United States Armed Forces. He also is an MLB.TV subscriber, …
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  • Scioscia named AL Manager of Year by Sporting News

    Scioscia named AL Manager of Year by Sporting News

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Angels skipper Mike Scioscia was named American League Manager of the Year on Tuesday by Sporting News, which also named Matt Williams of the Nationals in the National League based on a panel of 22 fellow managers.
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  • Wizards sign guard John Lucas

    Wizards sign guard John Lucas

    nba.com ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    The Washington Wizards have signed guard John Lucas.
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  • A Walk Through Redskins History

    A Walk Through Redskins History

    redskins.com 7 hours ago
    Click to view slideshow. RELATED LINKS: –Looking Back At Great Mark Rypien Performances Vs. Cowboys –Virgil Seay Remains In The Game Of Football Before the Washington Redskins defeated the Tennessee Titans on a Kai Forbarth field goal with time expiring…
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  • Redskins sign LB Everette Brown

    Redskins sign LB Everette Brown

    ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    The Washington Redskins liked him enough that he nearly made the 53-man roster out of training camp. But it did lead to an eventual roster spot for Everette Brown. Tuesday, the Redskins signed Brown to the active roster, taking the spot created when Bri…
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  • No longer rebuilding, Wizards ready for deep playoffs run

    No longer rebuilding, Wizards ready for deep playoffs run

    nba.com 10 hours ago
    Bradley Beal caused a bit of a stir on Washington Wizards media day when he proclaimed: "I think we're definitely the best backcourt in the league."
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  • Daniel Snyder’s advice to Jerry Jones during losing seasons: ‘D…

    Daniel Snyder’s advice to Jerry Jones during losing seasons: ‘Drink a lot’

    washingtonpost.com 11 hours ago
    The Cowboys, right now, appear to be pretty good. The Redskins, right now, do not. Things weren’t always so, however. There have been times in the recent past when the Redskins were good and the Cowboys were not. Or at least, when the Cowboys were not. …
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  • Chris Baker’s NFL Up! Workout Video

    Chris Baker’s NFL Up! Workout Video

    redskins.com 11 hours ago
    (AP Image) RELATED LINKS: –Colt McCoy To Take Starting Reps At Quarterback –Gallery: Redskins-Cowboys Through The Years To get a body like Bake you have to incorporate a little bit of everything into your workout regimen and diet. Washington Redskins de…
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  • Williams named Sporting News' top NL manager

    Williams named Sporting News' top NL manager

    MLB.com 11 hours ago
    A panel of 22 skippers voted Matt Williams Sporting News' National League Manager of the Year. Williams led the Nationals to a 96-66 record and an NL East title despite missing a handful of players due to injuries.
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  • Virgil Seay Remains In The Game Of Football

    Virgil Seay Remains In The Game Of Football

    redskins.com 12 hours ago
    (AP Image) RELATED LINKS: – Looking Back At Great Mark Rypien Performances vs. Cowboys — Infographic: Redskins-Titans Recap Papa Smurf remains in the game of football. Former Washington Redskins wide receiver Virgil Seay – 30 years removed from his play…
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  • See what the Wizards look like in their alternate jerseys

    See what the Wizards look like in their alternate jerseys

    washingtonpost.com 12 hours ago
    John Wall, Marcin Gortat and Otto Porter took some photos in the Wizards’ new blue alternate jerseys last week. I actually was in the room while these photo shoots were going on, and I learned a few things. 1) The “Shooting Pocket” or “Shooter’s Pocket”…
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  • PFT Live: Sam Farmer of the Los Angeles Times, Redskins talk wi…

    PFT Live: Sam Farmer of the Los Angeles Times, Redskins talk with Rich Tandler

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    The Redskins are preparing to start their third quarterback of the season this weekend with Colt McCoy in line to get the nod unless Robert Griffin III is deemed healthy enough to make his return. Rich Tandler of CSN Washington will join Mike Florio on …
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  • GIF: Tyreke Evans Performs Impressive “Moonwalk” Travel That Go…

    GIF: Tyreke Evans Performs Impressive “Moonwalk” Travel That Goes Uncalled

    dimemag.com 13 hours ago
    It’s hard to be an NBA ref. We try our best to give them the benefit of the doubt, but they’re often found by fans to be lacking. Last night, when Anthony Davis was busy destroying the Wizards, his teammate, Tyreke Evans, performed an egregious travel o…
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  • Everyone failed Marcin Gortat during his Wizards ticket giveawa…

    Everyone failed Marcin Gortat during his Wizards ticket giveaway

    washingtonpost.com 14 hours ago
    Marcin Gortat on Sunday tweeted that he might have extra tickets to Monday night’s Pelicans-Wizards game in Baltimore. “Anybody wants to go???” he wrote. Then he put an exclamation point at the end of his “preseason” hashtag. He seemed very excited abou…
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  • Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Redskins name ‘is one of pride’

    Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Redskins name ‘is one of pride’

    washingtonpost.com 14 hours ago
    With the Redskins making their annual trip to Dallas next week, Jerry Jones was asked his annual question about the Redskins team name. The Dallas owner, making his weekly appearance on 105.3 The Fan’s New School With Shan & RJ, was specifically ask…
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Redskins

    The Film Don't Lie: Redskins

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the Washington Redskins must fix: Alfred Morris is just not running the same way -- for a number of reasons. I wrote about this last week, but it was evident once again against Tennessee when he managed just 54 yards on 18 carries,…
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  • Bashaud Breeland Up For Rookie Of The Week Honors

    Bashaud Breeland Up For Rookie Of The Week Honors

    redskins.com 14 hours ago
    (AP Image) RELATED LINKS: –Brian Orakpo Tweets To Redskins Nation After News Of His Injury –Redskins React To 19-17 Victory Over The Titans Washington Redskins cornerback Bashaud Breeland is among five players up for Week 7 Rookie of the Week honors. Br…
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  • Matthew McConaughey doesn’t want Redskins name to change, but t…

    Matthew McConaughey doesn’t want Redskins name to change, but thinks it’s inevitable

    washingtonpost.com 15 hours ago
    I’ve long argued that the three most famous Redskins fans in the world are Kevin Durant, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Matthew McConaughey. Now all three have been asked about the Redskins name. Kevin Durant said it wasn’t his place to comment. Earnhardt was l…
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  • Colt McCoy wears Texas T-shirt in victorious Redskins locker ro…

    Colt McCoy wears Texas T-shirt in victorious Redskins locker room

    washingtonpost.com 16 hours ago
    Last I checked, former Redskins third-string quarterback and new presumptive Redskins starting quarterback Colt McCoy was in the top 15 of D.C. athletes, as ranked by Twitter followers. Why? Well, I’m guessing it has less to do with his professional exp…
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  • Video - Redskins Turning To McCoy 02:04

    Redskins Turning To McCoy

    Oct 21
    The NFL Live crew breaks down expectations for quarterback Colt McCoy in Washington.
  • Video - Will Redskins Move On From Orakpo? 00:57

    Will Redskins Move On From Orakpo?

    Oct 20
    John Clayton talks about what the loss of Brian Orakpo will mean to the future of the linebacker position in Washington.
  • Video - Colt McCoy Named Redskins' Starting QB 01:32

    Colt McCoy Named Redskins' Starting QB

    Oct 20
    The "NFL Insiders" crew reacts to the Redskins' decision to name Colt McCoy the starting quarterback.
  • Video - Quarterback A Question Mark For Redskins 01:03

    Quarterback A Question Mark For Redskins

    Oct 20
    Adam Schefter says the Redskins don't know who will be their short-or long-term quarterback.

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