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Redskins Social Media Weekly Spotlight
Welcome to your weekly Redskins Social Media Spotlight, where we highlight the trendy topics and social media campaigns going on this week in Redskins Nation. Check it out and make suggestions below. Last week’s Social Media Weekly Spotlight dived intoUpvote Share Tweet
washingtonpost.com Updated Mar 4, 2013The Wizards hosted a Special Olympics basketball game on the practice court at Verizon Center on Monday night. Since it wouldn’t be an official sporting event without “The Star-Spangled Banner,” Martell Webster and Garrett Temple stepped in and perfUpvote Share TweetThe Washington Wizards' team doctors say guard Bradley Beal has a sprained left ankle.Upvote Share TweetOn Monday, the Washington Redskins passed the 4 p.m. deadline without tagging any of their impending unrestricted free agents. Soon-to-be free agent tight end Fred Davis, the 2012 Redskins franchise tag recipient, was one of several players that could h…Upvote Share Tweet
Paul Relaxing In The Heart Of BrazilAP Image Redskins tight end Niles Paul has been a busy man this offseason as he has traveled to the other side of the world and back. Literally. In January, Paul along with teammate Darrel Young flew to the Far East as part of the Armed Forces EntertainUpvote Share Tweet
Redskins want an answer from FletcherESPN.com Updated Mar 4, 2013According to the team's official website, the Washington Redskins would like to know before free agency begins eight days from now whether veteran inside linebacker London Fletcher is planning to retire or return for the 2013 season: Inside linebacker c…Upvote Share Tweet
Giolito progressing with Tommy John recoveryMLB.com Updated Mar 4, 2013One thing Nationals right-hander Lucas Giolito has is patience, and he will need it if he wants to get back on the mound by July. He is currently recovering from Tommy John surgery and already has made progress.Upvote Share Tweet
The Nationals Wouldn't Pay Out Dead Prospect's Signing Bonus Until His Family Promised Not To Sue Themdeadspin.com Updated Mar 4, 2013The circumstances surrounding the death of Yewri GuillÃ©n-an 18-year-old Dominican prospect who had been signed by the Washington Nationals-remain murky. But a piece in the latest issue of Mother Jones reveals they weren't so murky that the NationalsUpvote Share Tweet
Breakfast links: Cowboys still tinkeringESPN.com Updated Mar 4, 2013Good morning and welcome to another fun and exciting offseason week here in the NFC East. We have eight days remaining until free agency and 52 until the draft, so plenty of time to talk it all over. Let's start with some links. Washington Redskins Mark…Upvote Share Tweet
5-on-5: The state of the Los Angeles LakersMar 4In or out? We size up the Lakers 22 games away from the end of the 2012-13 season.
Peter King: Flacco, Brady on opposite ends of QB contract spectrumMar 4I'll get to the news of the week in the never-ending NFL news cycle in a few moments, but let's start with the elephant in the room in the wake of the Tom Brady contract. A majority of you seem skeptical (and that's putting it mildly) that Brady did a g…