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March Madness

NC State's Barber makes profane comment on Obama's bracket

NC State's Barber makes profane comment on Obama's bracketN.C. State's Cat Barber used an unexpected Sweet 16 berth to take a cutting remark at President Barack Obama.
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  • 1 week ago
Sports

Tourney Journey: Maryland preps for New Mexico State

Tourney Journey: Maryland preps for New Mexico StateMaryland women get started Saturday in the NCAA tournament against New Mexico State.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Sports

GAME ON SUNDAY scheduled March 22

GAME ON SUNDAY scheduled March 22Tune in Sunday from 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

Ovechkin scores 2 goals, Capitals edge Wild 3-2

Ovechkin scores 2 goals, Capitals edge Wild 3-2Alex Ovechkin scored two goals, helping lift the Washington Capitals past the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Thursday night.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

Wizards' Gortat fined $5K for flopping

Wizards' Gortat fined $5K for floppingMarcin Gortat has been fined $5,000 by the NBA for violating the league's anti-flopping rules.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

Pitchers dominate as Nats, Tigers play 0-0, 10-inning tie

Pitchers dominate as Nats, Tigers play 0-0, 10-inning tieAnibal Sanchez and Gio Gonzalez and each pitched two-hit ball in a 0-0, 10-inning tie.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

Tillman strong in Orioles' 6-4 win over Pirates

Tillman strong in Orioles' 6-4 win over PiratesChris Tillman allowed one run in four innings in the Baltimore Orioles' 6-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

Ex-Raven Ray Lewis sues attorney over development project

Ex-Raven Ray Lewis sues attorney over development projectFormer Baltimore Ravens star Ray Lewis is suing his former attorney over a failed development project.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

UMD guard Dez Wells sinks half-court shot at practice

UMD guard Dez Wells sinks half-court shot at practicein practice Thursday afternoon, senior guard Dez Wells sunk an impressive half-court shot.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Sports

Stanton's 1st HR since beaning helps Marlins beat Nats 5-4

Stanton's 1st HR since beaning helps Marlins beat Nats 5-4The Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 5-4 Wednesday.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Sports

Jimenez helps Orioles beat Twins' split squad 3-2

Jimenez helps Orioles beat Twins' split squad 3-2The Baltimore Orioles beat a Minnesota Twins' split squad 3-2.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Sports

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters bothered by elbow tendinitis

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters bothered by elbow tendinitisBaltimore catcher Matt Wieters has elbow tendinitis following his return from Tommy John surgery.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Sports

Coach Tony Bennett on UVA's arrival in Charlotte

Coach Tony Bennett on UVA's arrival in CharlotteThe University of Virginia men's basketball team arrived in Charlotte on Wednesday.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
DC News

Win $2,500: Join WUSA9's Bracket Challenge

Win $2,500: Join WUSA9's Bracket ChallengeEnter to Win $2,500
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

Strasburg leads Nationals over Tigers and Verlander 6-4

Strasburg leads Nationals over Tigers and Verlander 6-4Stephen Strasburg struck out five in four scoreless innings to lead the Nationals over the Tigers Tuesday.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

Twins beat Orioles 10-9 in Matt Wieters' return from surgery

Twins beat Orioles 10-9 in Matt Wieters' return from surgeryThe Baltimore Orioles lost 10-9 to the Minnesota Twins in Matt Wieters' return to catching.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

Hoyas in NCAA Tournament as a surprise 4 seed

Hoyas in NCAA Tournament as a surprise 4 seedThe Hoyas are back in the NCAA tournament as a 4-seed in the South region.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Sports

Virginia enters NCAA tourney as a 2-seed

Virginia enters NCAA tourney as a 2-seedVirginia is in the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year
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Sports

Maryland returns to NCAA Tournament as a 4 seed

Maryland returns to NCAA Tournament as a 4 seedMaryland is in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2010.
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Sports

Wall, Gortat lead Wizards past watered-down Grizzlies 107-87

Wall, Gortat lead Wizards past watered-down Grizzlies 107-87The Washington Wizards beat the Memphis Grizzlies 107-87 on Thursday
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Sports

George Washington eases by Duquesne 73-55 in A-10 tournament

George Washington eases by Duquesne 73-55 in A-10 tournamentGeorge Washington beat Duquesne to advance in the Atlantic 10 tournament.
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Sports

No. 23 Georgetown advances in Big East with 60-55 win

No. 23 Georgetown advances in Big East with 60-55 winThe 23rd-ranked Hoyas beat Creighton 60-55 on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the Big East Tournament
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Sports

Ravens retain RB Forsett, who agrees to 3-year deal

Ravens retain RB Forsett, who agrees to 3-year dealJustin Forsett has agreed to terms on a three-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens.
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Sports

Reynolds homers off Norris, Cardinals beat Orioles

Reynolds homers off Norris, Cardinals beat OriolesThe St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-2 Thursday.
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Sports

No. 3 Virginia tops Florida State 58-44 in ACC quarterfinals

No. 3 Virginia tops Florida State 58-44 in ACC quarterfinalsNo. 3 Virginia held on to beat Florida State 58-44 on Thursday in an Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinal.
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Sports

Talbot, Rangers move into 1st by beating Ovechkin, Caps 3-1

Talbot, Rangers move into 1st by beating Ovechkin, Caps 3-1The New York Rangers overcame Alex Ovechkin's 45th goal to beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 Wednesday night.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Sports

Lafayette holds off American to win Patriot League title

Lafayette holds off American to win Patriot League titleLafayette won the Patriot League tournament title with a 65-63 victory over the Eagles.
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Sports

Fordham ousts George Mason from A-10 tournament, 71-65

Fordham ousts George Mason from A-10 tournament, 71-65Fordham beat George Mason in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 tournament for the second straight year.
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Sports

Zimmermann shines, Price struggles as Nats top Tigers

Zimmermann shines, Price struggles as Nats top TigersThe Washington Nationals beat the Detroit Tigers 9-2 Wednesday.
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Sports

Strasburg to miss Thursday's start due to ingrown toenail

Strasburg to miss Thursday's start due to ingrown toenailWashington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg will miss his scheduled spring training start against the New York Mets.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Sports

Wide receiver Torrey Smith signs five-year deal with 49ers

Wide receiver Torrey Smith signs five-year deal with 49ersFree agent wide receiver Torrey Smith has finalized his new five-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers.
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Sports

Hutchison's 4 shutout innings help Jays to 5-2 win over O's

Hutchison's 4 shutout innings help Jays to 5-2 win over O'sThe Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Wednesday.
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Sports

DC United GM Dave Kasper gets multiyear contract extension

DC United GM Dave Kasper gets multiyear contract extensionD.C. United general manager Dave Kasper has agreed to a multiyear contract extension.
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Sports

DL Stephen Paea signs as free agent with Washington Redskins

DL Stephen Paea signs as free agent with Washington RedskinsDefensive lineman Stephen Paea has officially joined the Washington Redskins.
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Sports

Hudson's jumper lifts Hokies past Wake 81-80 at ACC tourney

Hudson's jumper lifts Hokies past Wake 81-80 at ACC tourneyVirginia Tech beat Wake Forest 81-80 on Tuesday in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
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Sports

Machado has 3 hits in Orioles' 3-1 win over Yankees

Machado has 3 hits in Orioles' 3-1 win over YankeesThe Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 3-1 on Tuesday.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Bo Ryan Interrupts Mark Turgeon

Bo Ryan Interrupts Mark TurgeonWisconsin head coach Bo Ryan interrupted Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon during his press conference.
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  • 1 month ago
High School Sports

Eleanor Roosevelt's Isaiah Prince signs with Ohio State

Eleanor Roosevelt's Isaiah Prince signs with Ohio StateOn National Signing Day, Eleanor Roosevelt offensive tackle Isaiah Prince announced he would be playing for Ohio State University. Raiders wide receiver Quinlen Dean, safety Mike-Ryan Mofor and wide receiver Louie Akuffo also announced their picks.
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NFL

Redskins fans ditch season tickets

Redskins fans ditch season ticketsRedskins fans are fed up and giving up season tickets.
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NFL

Former Raven shares appreciation for Ice Bucket Challenge

Former Raven shares appreciation for Ice Bucket ChallengeOJ Brigance shares his thoughts on Ice Bucket Challenge.
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NFL

Andre Roberts, Bashaud Breeland fight at Redskins practice

Andre Roberts, Bashaud Breeland fight at Redskins practiceRedskins players Andre Roberts and Bashaud Breeland engaged in a bout of fisticuffs Wednesday at Redskins practice.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NHL

Caps owner Ted Leonsis on impact of hosting Winter Classic

Caps owner Ted Leonsis on impact of hosting Winter ClassicWashington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis talks to WUSA9 about the newly refurbished community rink in Southeast Washington and the impact of hosting the NHL Winter Classic.
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PHOTOS: AU men's basketball team headed for championships

PHOTOS: AU men's basketball team headed for championshipsAmerican University Men's Basketball team left for the Patriot League Championships Tuesday afternoon where they will play Lafayette for a spot in the NCAA.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
High School Sports

PHOTOS: Vistation defeats St. Stephen's/St. Agnes 82-28

PHOTOS: Vistation defeats St. Stephen's/St. Agnes 82-28Visitation defeats St. Stephen's/St. Agnes 82-28 in Friday's game, advancing to the ISL semifinals.
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High School Sports

PHOTOS: Local volleyball tournament draws national scouts

PHOTOS: Local volleyball tournament draws national scoutsKelly McCCaddin, one of American University’s top scorers. She played volleyball in the Capitol Hill Classic for four years. The AU volleyball coach first saw her at the event and offered her a scholarship.
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Sports

How 19 sports teams got their names

How 19 sports teams got their namesHere are the strange but true stories of how 19 sports teams got their names, as reported by FortheWin/USA Today Sports.
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Sports

PHOTOS: What if this year's Super Bowl was back in NYC?

PHOTOS: What if this year's Super Bowl was back in NYC?NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 26: The New York City skyline is shrouded in snow on January 26, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Much of the Northeast is bracing for a major winter storm which is expected to bring blizzard conditions and 10 to 30 inches of snow. ...
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NBA

PHOTOS: Wizards-Knicks Christmas Day

PHOTOS: Wizards-Knicks Christmas DayDec 25, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Washington Wizards power forward Nene Hilario (42) drives past New York Knicks small forward Carmelo Anthony (7) during the first quarter at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 3 months ago
NFL

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 16)

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 16)Dec 20, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins cheerleaders dance on the field during a stoppage in play against the Philadelphia Eagles at FedEx Field. The Redskins won 27-24. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Eagles (Week 16)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Eagles (Week 16)Dec 20, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden on the field before the game between the Washington Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Giants (Week 15)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Giants (Week 15)Dec 14, 2014; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden talks with Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy (16) before a game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Rams (Week 14)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Rams (Week 14)Dec 7, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder on the field before the game between the Washington Redskins and the St. Louis Rams at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
NHL

PHOTOS: Caps refurbish Southeast Washington community rink

PHOTOS: Caps refurbish Southeast Washington community rinkA group of kids readies to play on the newly refurbished street hockey rink at the Watkins Elementary School and Recreation Center in Southeast Washington, D.C.
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NFL

PHOTOS: Ravens DL Haloti Ngata

PHOTOS: Ravens DL Haloti NgataNov 10, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Haloti Ngata (92) runs onto the field prior to the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL

PHOTOS: NFL cheerleaders (Week 13)

PHOTOS: NFL cheerleaders (Week 13)Nov 30, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans cheerleaders walk onto the field before a game against the Tennessee Titans at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Colts (Week 13)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Colts (Week 13)Nov 30, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy (16) is sacked for a loss in the first half by Indianapolis Colts linebacker Jerrell Freeman (50) at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports
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College

PHOTOS: Artist rendering of new UMD $155M football facility

PHOTOS: Artist rendering of new UMD $155M football facilityThe University of Maryland Board of Regents' finance committee unanimously approved a $155 million plan to overhaul Cole Field House on Thursday.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
NFL

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 11)

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 11)Nov 16, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins cheerleaders dance during a stoppage in play against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half at FedEx Field. The Buccaneers won 27 - 7. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 10)

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 10)Nov 9, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals cheerleaders perform against the St. Louis Rams at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Cardinals defeated the Rams 31-14. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Vikings (Week 9)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Vikings (Week 9)Nov 2, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Washington Redskins defensive end Jason Hatcher (97) celebrates his sack with linebacker Ryan Kerrigan (91) during the second quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY...
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Pets

PHOTOS: Caps players play with cute puppies

PHOTOS: Caps players play with cute puppiesDmitry Orlov, Evgeny Kuznetsov and Alex Ovechkin.
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  • 5 months ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Cowboys #MNF

PHOTOS: Redskins-Cowboys #MNFOct 27, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy (16) throws prior to the game against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 5 months ago
NBA

PHOTOS: Wizards unveil new alternate uniform for 2014-15

PHOTOS: Wizards unveil new alternate uniform for 2014-15The Wizards unveiled their new alternate jerseys for the 2014-15 NBA season.
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
NFL

PHOTOS: NFL cheerleaders (Week 7)

PHOTOS: NFL cheerleaders (Week 7)Oct 19, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos cheerleaders perform prior to the game against the San Francisco 49ers at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
NFL

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 6)

PHOTOS: NFL Cheerleaders (Week 6)Oct 9, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans cheerleaders perform during timeout from the game against the Indianapolis Colts at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Cardinals (Week 6)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Cardinals (Week 6)Oct 12, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald scores a touchdown against the Washington Redskins in the second quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Change the Redskins name protest in Arizona

PHOTOS: Change the Redskins name protest in ArizonaOct 12, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Native American indians protest the Washington Redskins name prior to the game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Seahawks (Week 5)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Seahawks (Week 5)Oct 6, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; A general view the Washington Redskins logo on the field prior to the game against the Seattle Seahawks at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
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NCAAF

PHOTOS: Ohio State at Maryland

PHOTOS: Ohio State at MarylandOct 4, 2014; College Park, MD, USA; The Maryland Terrapins take the field for their first BIG 10 conference game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Byrd Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports
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MLB

PHOTOS: Nats-Giants NLDS Game 1

PHOTOS: Nats-Giants NLDS Game 1Oct 3, 2014; Washington, DC, USA;j Washington Nationals left fielder Bryce Harper (34) hits a solo home run in the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants in game one of the 2014 NLDS playoff baseball game at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: H.Darr Beiser-USA...
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Giants #TNF

PHOTOS: Redskins-Giants #TNFSep 25, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) throws the ball against the New York Giants in the first quarter at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 6 months ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Behind the scenes--#TNF Redskins-Giants on WUSA9

PHOTOS: Behind the scenes--#TNF Redskins-Giants on WUSA9Redskins great Dexter Manley joins WUSA9's Derek McGinty on the pregame show.
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  • 6 months ago