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NFL, Union Agree to New Drug Policy

NFL, Union Agree to New Drug Policy

The NFL says it has reached an agreement with the players association on changes to its performance-enhancing drug policy, including the addition of human growth hormone testing. Read »

9 minutes ago
LeBron James Unveils New Sneaker

LeBron James Unveils New Sneaker

LeBron James had some business to take care before rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers for training camp. Read »

4 minutes ago
Vikings Reverse Course, Ban Peterson Amid Allegations

Vikings Reverse Course, Ban Peterson Amid Allegations

The Minnesota Vikings reversed course early Wednesday and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the... Read »

58 minutes ago
Charles Barkley Throws

Charles Barkley Throws "Turrible" First Pitch

Everyone knows Hall of Fame NBA player Charles Barkley has an ugly golf swing. Now you can add baseball to the... Read »

2 hours ago
Hernandez

Hernandez "Felt Helpless" to Refuse Police Questioning

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez says in a court filing that he felt helpless and concerned... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Orioles Clinch First AL East Title Since 1997

Orioles Clinch First AL East Title Since 1997

The Baltimore Orioles won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to... Read »

Sep 16, 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
Nationals Clinch NL East Division Title, Head to Playoffs

Nationals Clinch NL East Division Title, Head to Playoffs

The Nationals clinched the NL East division title with a 3-0 win over the Braves in Atlanta Tuesday night. Read »

2 hours ago
Ray Rice's NFL Suspension Appealed

Ray Rice's NFL Suspension Appealed

The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night. Rice was originally handed a... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Sponsors Speak Out: Anheuser-Busch Slams NFL

Sponsors Speak Out: Anheuser-Busch Slams NFL

Major sponsors are adding to the chorus of disapproval over the NFL's recent scandals, but the companies are... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Criticism Mounting for Adrian Peterson, Vikings

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... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
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 pitching... 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 ads... 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 Adrian... 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 despite... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
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 is... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
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 Sports. Rice... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
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