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New York Newspaper Sacks Redskins Nickname

New York Newspaper Sacks Redskins Nickname

One of the nation's largest newspapers says it will no longer use the name Redskins when writing about Washington's... Read »

Sep 4, 2014
The 'Skinny: Week 1 v. Houston Texans

The 'Skinny: Week 1 v. Houston Texans

A preview of the Redskins' Week 1 game against the Texans. Read »

Sep 7, 2014
School Files Complaint Over UConn Coach's Call to Little League Phenom Mo'ne Davis

School Files Complaint Over UConn Coach's Call to Little League Phenom...

UConn head coach Geno Auriemma said Wednesday his call to Little League World Series phenom Mo'ne Davis has... Watch »

Sep 4, 2014
LaRoche Delivers Late, Nats Top Dodgers 8-5 in 14

LaRoche Delivers Late, Nats Top Dodgers 8-5 in 14

Adam LaRoche came off the bench in the ninth inning and drove in five runs, including a tying homer and later... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
Browns Linebacker Kirksey Shrunk by Video Game Glitch

Browns Linebacker Kirksey Shrunk by Video Game Glitch

Browns rookie Chris Kirksey is the incredible shrinking linebacker. A glitch in the popular Madden 15 video game has... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
Fitzpatrick, Clowney To Start For Texans

Fitzpatrick, Clowney To Start For Texans

The Texans will host the Redskins on Sunday in Week 1. Read »

Sep 3, 2014
In the NFL, Imitation Is Often a Form of Flattery

In the NFL, Imitation Is Often a Form of Flattery

Some NFL trends burst on the scene and then fade quickly: the wildcat or alternating QBs, for example. Read »

Sep 3, 2014
NFL Seeks Enhanced Stadium Experience

NFL Seeks Enhanced Stadium Experience

The NFL and its partners have been ahead of the curve in technology on television, but coaches were stuck... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
Cowboys Sign Michael Sam to Practice Squad

Cowboys Sign Michael Sam to Practice Squad

The Dallas Cowboys have signed defensive end Michael Sam to the practice squad. Head coach Jason Garrett made... Watch »

Sep 3, 2014
Roger Federer Back Into US Open Quarterfinals

Roger Federer Back Into US Open Quarterfinals

Aside from a brief first-set blip, Roger Federer was rather dominant in a 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 victory over... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Michael Sam May Sign With Dallas Cowboys: Report

Michael Sam May Sign With Dallas Cowboys: Report

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, is scheduled to undergo a physical exam with... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
RGIII Opens Up in Bleacher Report Exclusive

RGIII Opens Up in Bleacher Report Exclusive

Griffin spoke at length with Bleacher Report about a variety of topics. Read »

Sep 2, 2014
'Skins Release First Depth Chart

'Skins Release First Depth Chart

The Redskins have begun preparations for their Week 1 game against the Texans. Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic violence advocates said they plan to closely watch how San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Baylor Unveils RGIII Statue

Baylor Unveils RGIII Statue

The university honored its former quarterback in a pre-game ceremony this weekend. Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power raced with his head instead of his gut. Only a catastrophe was likely to derail his IndyCar... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Hall, Clark Defend Meriweather After Suspension

Hall, Clark Defend Meriweather After Suspension

The oft-disciplined safety was suspended for the sixth time this past week. Read »

Sep 1, 2014
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