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22-0?! Democrats rout Republicans in annual Congressional Baseball GameUpdated Jun 14 Share TweetYour 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 …Source: yahoo.com
DeAngelo Hall was close to taking a year offUpdated Jun 14 Share TweetHaving 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, beforSource: profootballtalk.com
Mark Turgeon at Orioles game, man in RGIII jersey at Rockies gameUpdated Jun 14 Share TweetFollowing 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 →Source: washingtonpost.com
Redskins name can’t properly be assessed without considering man who coined itUpdated Jun 14 Share TweetThe 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…Source: profootballtalk.com
Phil Jackson, Scott Fujita, Taiwanese animators on ‘Redskins’Updated Jun 14 Share TweetBecause 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†’Source: washingtonpost.com
“Griffining” Appears On NFL’s Top PlaysUpdated Jun 14 Share TweetWith 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…
Redskins Chime In On Tebow Signing In NEUpdated Jun 14 Share Tweet(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…
The Redskins' backup plan at quarterbackUpdated Jun 14 Share TweetASHBURN, 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…Source: ESPN.com
Coaching Isn’t Easiest Post-Career JobUpdated Jun 14 Share Tweet(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 …Share TweetWashington 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…Source: ESPN.com
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?