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nytimes.com Apr 4, 2013They are unlikely to make the playoffs this season, but John Wall has transformed the Wizards.Upvote Share Tweet
MNF Matchup Headlines Preseason SlateRedskins Nation get pumped because the 2013 season is inching ever-so quickly to kicking off and to appease your football appetite the Redskins preseason schedule has been released. While each game will be important to the Redskins as players will be jo…Upvote Share Tweet
Young rejoins Nats on minor league dealRight-hander Chris Young has agreed to a minor league contract with the Washington Nationals, giving the team some added depth in case they need an extra starting pitcher during the season.Upvote Share TweetMel Kiper Jr.'s latest mock draft is out, and it goes two rounds deep, which means we can talk Redskins too. Which is nice. Here's the rundown of Mel's picks for the NFC East, along with my analysis. (Not his. You have to pay to read his.) Philadelphia …Upvote Share Tweet
Davey Johnson and Mark Lerner on Davey Johnson’s retirementHere are two people talking about Davey Johnson’s final year with the Nationals. They’re talking about the same thing, and using the same communication methods - mouths and words and all — but golly, the implications seem somewhat different. HereâUpvote Share Tweet
All Things Redskins With CSN’s El-BashirRedskins TV’s Alex Corddry caught up with CSN Washington’s Tarik El-Bashir on the latest Redskins News. Topics of discussion consisted of: Redskin signings, depth at QB, the NFL Draft, and the offseason conditioning program starts April 15th. RememberUpvote Share TweetOn Thursday, the Washington Redskins brought back a another familiar face-10-year veteran gunslinger Rex Grossman. 2013 will be Grossman’s fourth year in the DMV. From 2010-2012, the University of Florida product appeared in 17 contests and threw forUpvote Share Tweet
Redskins finalize CB Hall's return for 2013The Washington Redskins on Thursday finalized a one-year contract with cornerback DeAngelo Hall, who had been cut for salary cap reasons three weeks ago.Upvote Share Tweet“As 22-year-old Bryan [Harper] carves his own path through the Washington Nationals organization as a pitcher on its short-season Class A affiliate, his identity as Bryce Harper’s brother persists,” James Wagner wrote last summer. “I’ve grown toUpvote Share Tweet
The Washington Wizards and Cleveland Cavaliers are ending 2012-13 on a snippy noteyahoo.com Apr 4, 2013Kyrie Irving, for a few quick minutes on Wednesday night, was thought to have just about had it with Cleveland Cavaliers coach Byron Scott. Following Cleveland’s 113-95 thumping at the hands of the Brooklyn Nets, Elyria Chronicle-Telegram Cavs scribe RiUpvote Share TweetDon’t count Kirk Cousins among those surprised that the Redskins added Pat White to their quarterback depth chart. During an interview with ESPN 980 on Wednesday, Cousins explained why White’s arrival to a depth chart that also includes Rex Grossman aUpvote Share Tweet
John Wall does a fashion spread for Modern LuxuryJohn Wall is gracing the cover of D.C. Modern Luxury’s latest issue. The Wizards guard took time to pose for a fashion shoot for the publication’s “Men of Style” feature, and the write up accompanying his photo is all … Continue reading â†’Upvote Share Tweet
Hall, Tapp To Reunite In WashingtonWith official word that the Washington Redskins have resigned cornerback DeAngelo Hall, his teammates were excited to have him back to help defend the 2012 NFC East title. Hall has been with the Burgundy and Gold since 2008 when the team signed him to a…Upvote Share Tweet
Gio Gonzalez: ‘I felt like I was making love to my hand’yahoo.com Apr 4, 2013Are you not entertained by left-hander Gio Gonzalez of the Washington Nationals? If it's not because of his pitching, it's his personality that makes Gonzalez one of the must-watch, must-listen-to guys in Major League Baseball. The Stew featured Gonzale…Upvote Share Tweet
Breakfast links: Redskins add depth at QBGood Thursday morning to you all. Here are some links. Washington Redskins The Redskins signed two quarterbacks Wednesday -- former West Virginia read-option quarterback Pat White, who's been out of football and suing the NFL for the past couple of year…Upvote Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony Has 90 Points In His Last 2 Games; The Best High School Players Show Outdimemag.com Apr 4, 2013After Carmelo Anthony hung 50 points on the Miami Heat, we asked whether he was filming his own “Better Basketball: How To Score From Deep” DVD. And again, last night, we don’t think Spike Lee was putting together any “Carmelo Doin’ Work” videUpvote Share Tweet
Nationals Sweep MarlinsApr 4Jayson Werth hit a three-run home run to lead the Nationals past the Marlins 6-1.
Why Pat White dropped lawsuit against NFLApr 4Jeff Darlington has the latest details on Redskins QB Pat White dropping his concussion lawsuit against the NFL shortly after signing with Washington.