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Criticism Mounting for Adrian Peterson, Vikings
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Criticism Mounting for Adrian Peterson, Vikings

For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars in the league, an approachable superstar with the kind of inspirational comeback story that made him an endorser's dream. Read »

17 minutes ago
Nationals Can Clinch Division Tuesday

Nationals Can Clinch Division Tuesday

A victory against the Braves clinches the NL East for the Nationals. Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Orioles Beat Blue Jays 5-2, Near AL East Title

Orioles Beat Blue Jays 5-2, Near AL East Title

The Orioles moved to the brink of claiming their first AL East title in 17 years, using a resilient... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL

Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL

As the official beauty partner of the National Football League, CoverGirl recently released a series of... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Radisson Suspends Minnesota Vikings Sponsorship

Radisson Suspends Minnesota Vikings Sponsorship

The Radisson hotel chain is suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
RGIII Won't Need Surgery; Could Be Back This Season

RGIII Won't Need Surgery; Could Be Back This Season

Washington Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said quarterback Robert Griffin III could be back this season... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Capital Games

Capital Games

Join us for some Capital Games as we cover the biggest personalities in D.C. sports. Read »

Aug 17, 2012
Redskins Showtime

Redskins Showtime

Get the latest on the Redskins in our special section. Read »

Aug 24, 2012
Injuries Overshadow Redskins' 41-10 Victory

Injuries Overshadow Redskins' 41-10 Victory

Robert Griffin III and DeSean Jackson both leave the game with injuries as the Redskins improve to 1-1. Read »

Sep 15, 2014

"Not a Child Abuser": Adrian Peterson Apologizes

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson issued a lengthy statement Monday on the child abuse charges he... Read »

4 hours ago
Ray Rice to Appeal Suspension: NBC Sports

Ray Rice to Appeal Suspension: NBC Sports

Ray Rice plans to appeal his indefinite suspension by the NFL Monday, according to sources with NBC... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

An English golfer scored a trip into space by sinking a rare hole-in-one at a tournament on Sunday.

Andy... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
#GoodellMustGo: Anti-Goodell Signs Show up at NFL Games

#GoodellMustGo: Anti-Goodell Signs Show up at NFL Games

A women's rights group calling for the resignation of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell flew banners,... Read »

Sep 14, 2014
Bears, 49ers Face off at Levi's Stadium

Bears, 49ers Face off at Levi's Stadium

Sunday Night Football on NBC is back as the Bears take on the 49ers in San Francisco‚Äôs brand-new Levi Stadium. All... Watch »

Sep 14, 2014
NFL Roundup: Week 2

NFL Roundup: Week 2

Here's who won and who lost in the second week of the 2014 NFL season. Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Hardy Benched Amid Domestic Violence Controversy

Hardy Benched Amid Domestic Violence Controversy

The Panthers have benched Greg Hardy for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions with the defensive end involved in... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
RGIII Leaves Game With Dislocated Ankle

RGIII Leaves Game With Dislocated Ankle

Griffin hurt his left ankle scrambling toward the sideline in the first quarter against the Jaguars. Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Golfer Greg Norman Injured in Chain Saw Accident

Golfer Greg Norman Injured in Chain Saw Accident

Greg Norman is recovering from a chain saw accident that nearly cost him his left hand, but not his sense of humor. Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Ex-Coach Voices Support as Ray Rice Attends Game

Ex-Coach Voices Support as Ray Rice Attends Game

Ray Rice returned to his roots Saturday, watching a football game at his New York high school with his wife... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Peterson Booked on Child Abuse Charges, Out on Bond

Peterson Booked on Child Abuse Charges, Out on Bond

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was booked and released from a Texas jail early Saturday on a charge... Watch »

Sep 13, 2014
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