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22-0?! Democrats rout Republicans in annual Congressional Baseball Gameyahoo.com Jun 14, 2013Your browser does not support iframes.There are plenty of possibilities for political jabs in this news: The Democrats beat the Republicans 22-0 in the 2013 Congressional Baseball Game, held Thursday at Nationals Park in Washington D.C. Of the baseball …Upvote Share Tweet
DeAngelo Hall was close to taking a year offprofootballtalk.com Jun 14, 2013Having already established that being overpaid once gave him a certain liberty, DeAngelo Hall wasn’t sure he wanted to keep playing football. The Redskins cornerback said that after being cut this offseason, he nearly decided to take the year off, beforUpvote Share Tweet
Mark Turgeon at Orioles game, man in RGIII jersey at Rockies gamewashingtonpost.com Jun 14, 2013Following another item I wrote today, a commenter suggested — as people often do — that my bosses are forcing me to write X number of items about the Redskins name. This despite hundreds of assurances by me that this … Continue reading →Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins name can’t properly be assessed without considering man who coined itprofootballtalk.com Jun 14, 2013The Redskins will never change their name (says Daniel Snyder), but they will spend money to try to help stem the slowly-but-surely growing tide of disorganized opposition to it. And with each move the Redskins make to prop up a name that, unlike any ot…Upvote Share Tweet
Phil Jackson, Scott Fujita, Taiwanese animators on ‘Redskins’washingtonpost.com Jun 14, 2013Because this is a day in which people consumed food, and got married, and put their children to bed, and ate powdered cheese product, and pondered what it means to be human beings in this crazy mixed-up universe, this is … Continue reading â†’Upvote Share Tweet
“Griffining” Appears On NFL’s Top PlaysWith just a little over one month until the Washington Redskins pack up their belongings and head over 100 miles south to Virginia’s Capital, the hype surrounding this team steadily grows with each X mark off another June day on your office calendar. Wi…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins Chime In On Tebow Signing In NE(AP Image) After the conclusion of a news-filled week of minicamp activities at Redskins Park, Redskins.com intern Kevin Knight shares some of the players thoughts on the New England Patriots signing quarterback Tim Tebow. News of Tim Tebow signing with…Upvote Share Tweet
The Redskins' backup plan at quarterbackESPN.com Jun 14, 2013ASHBURN, Va. -- This is a tough trick Kirk Cousins is attempting. He's working to establish his bona fides as an NFL starting quarterback while the world can't stop asking how soon he'll return to a backup role. Cousins has been working as the Washingto…Upvote Share Tweet
Coaching Isn’t Easiest Post-Career Job(AP Images) The Washington Redskins have employed some of the greatest head coaches in history to include George Allen, Joe Gibbs and Mike Shanahan. All three men had extensive coaching backgrounds to include several coordinator positions before taking …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jun 14, 2013Washington Redskins The injury rehabilitation of Robert Griffin III and Brian Orakpo is going well, but the news on Adam Carriker is not as good. He suffered a setback in his recovery from the injury that ended his 2012 season and he'll likely have to s…Upvote Share Tweet
Indians Walk Off With WinJun 14The Indians beat the throw home in the ninth to walk off against the Nationals.
2013 NBA playoffs -- San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat think through the NB…Jun 14LeBron must get fired up to be his best. The Spurs rely on an even keel. J.A. Adande explores the two approaches of the NBA Fnalists.
2013 NBA Finals: Manu Ginobili 'surprised' by strugglesJun 14The Spurs' swingman is struggling in the Finals and searching for answers.
2013 NBA playoffs -- Big market vs. small marketJun 14Why does the NBA go out of its way to support the small-market teams?