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Praise Jesus and Rick Ankiel, there IS life for a major league pitcher after injuries and control issues make his career go kaput. The Washington Nationals signed Micah Owings today ... as a first baseman. Partially because Owings always showed that he …Share TweetRedskins quarterback Kirk Cousins wasn’t used to the red carpet, but he said he’s going to spend his offseason trying to make teammates comfortable with the idea of him in the spotlight. Cousins walked through the NFL Honors show Saturday in New OrleaShare Tweet
The Jets' New Special Teams Coach Once Got Doinked On The Head By A Botched Snapdeadspin.com Feb 6, 2013Before there was the buttfumble, there was this, from 1993: Jets holder Louie Aguiar hilariously getting knocked in the head by a Roger Duffy snap on an attempted field goal. The ball was recovered by the Redskins. The play was so ridiculous, so Jetsie,…Share Tweet
Jordan Black cleared to participate in offseason workoutsprofootballtalk.com Feb 6, 2013Redskins tackle Jordan Black still has a game left on his suspension for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drugs policy, but that suspension is on hold for the offseason. According to Mike Jones of the Washington Post, the league confirmed thShare Tweet
Vincent Gray won’t say ‘Redskins’ in State of the District addresswashingtonpost.com Feb 6, 2013On the one hand, any item having to do with the Redskins nickname is stale and overdone and repetitive and makes readers hate me and lessens my chances of getting random people to buy me cheap domestic drafts in area … Continue reading â†’Share Tweet
Breakfast links: Giants' retooling defenseESPN.com Feb 6, 2013Washington Redskins The dude accused of assaulting Trent Williams in a Honolulu nightclub before the Pro Bowl says he's not guilty. Which is weird, since it seems like a ton of people saw what happened. But I wasn't one of them, so what do I know? Redsk…Share Tweet
Wizards Snap Knicks' Five-Game Win StreakFeb 6Trevor Ariza and Martell Webster each drain five 3-pointers to lead Wizards to 106-96 win over Knicks.
Knicks Update with Ian BegleyFeb 6Cary Chow and Ian Begley on Amar'e Stoudemire's surge, the key to the Big 3's chemistry on the floor, and Tyson Chandler's thoughts on the team one year removed from Linsanity.
Mike Krzyzewski still being courted by Team USA basketball, according to s…Feb 6Team USA basketball still is holding out hope that Mike Krzyzewski will remain the team's coach, according to sources.
NFL mailbag - Recovery drugs might be worth a lookFeb 6The NFL might be able do more when it comes to helping players recover from injury. Plus, answers to reader questions.