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Rafael Soriano planned to arrive early in camp with the Washington Nationals. He was delayed by visa issues, but the team's new closer showed up Saturday in good shape and ready to get to work.
Werth's left wrist much improvedUpdated Feb 16 Share TweetOn Jan. 26, Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth said his wrist was not as strong as he would like it to be. Last season, Werth broke his left wrist on May 6 against the Phillies, an injury that kept him out of action until early August.Source: MLB.com
High School Students Vote To Change Redskins Mascot Despite Protests From Parents And AlumniUpdated Feb 16 Share TweetIn the Washington Redskins' fight agains the perception that their mascot, a racist caricature and slur, is a racist caricature and slur, they have enlisted the aid of various high schools around the nation who use the same mascot, mostly to act as a sh…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetFormer Jets quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh admits that QB Tim Tebow wasn’t used “as much as we should have, probably.” A pair of Bills season-ticket holders had a Bills-themed wedding. (The party was crashed by a Giants fan. Then a Redskins fSource: profootballtalk.com
A New Wall In The KitchenFeb 16Henry Abbott talks with John Wall about his new puppy, who the fastest NBA player is and his experience with learning to cook
Clayton: What to look for in NFL combineFeb 16Will a QB class considered lackluster be able to change that perception at the NFL combine?