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ACLU says Redskins trademark should be permitted

ACLU says Redskins trademark should be permittedThe American Civil Liberties Union is siding with the Washington Redskins in a court battle over the team's name.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Sports

Ravens WR Torrey Smith bids farewell to Baltimore

Ravens WR Torrey Smith bids farewell to BaltimoreRavens wide receiver Torrey Smith has said goodbye to Baltimore, where he starred for four seasons.
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Sports

Redskins re-sign safety Duke Ihenacho

Redskins re-sign safety Duke IhenachoThe Washington Redskins have re-signed safety Duke Ihenacho.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Sports

Ravens cornerback Victor Hampton arrested, cut by team

Ravens cornerback Victor Hampton arrested, cut by teamThe Baltimore Ravens waived cornerback Victor Hampton after his weekend arrest in Charlotte.
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  • 1 month ago
NFL

Vikings have had 'open dialogue' with Peterson

Vikings have had 'open dialogue' with PetersonThe Minnesota Vikings have been taking advantage of their opportunity to communicate with Adrian Peterson.
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  • 1 month ago
Sports

Ravens' Steve Bisciotti : 2014 was 'worst' year owning team

Ravens' Steve Bisciotti : 2014 was 'worst' year owning teamSteve Bisciotti had his "worst year" as owner of the Baltimore Ravens in 2014 because of off-the-field issues.
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  • 1 month ago
Sports

Redskins: Canceling trademark violates free-speech rights

Redskins: Canceling trademark violates free-speech rightsLawyers for the Redskins continue to fight the decision to cancel the team's trademarks is allowed to stand.
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  • 1 month ago
Nation Now

Police: Warren Sapp says he paid $600 for sex acts during Super Bowl week

Police: Warren Sapp says he paid $600 for sex acts during Super Bowl weekNFL Hall of Famer is facing charges of soliciting prostitution and two counts of assault.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Sports

Gruden: RG3 is Redskins' starter for now, but work remains

Gruden: RG3 is Redskins' starter for now, but work remainsRobert Griffin III is back to being the Washington Redskins' starting quarterback.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Sports

Ex-Skins coach Mike Shanahan discusses RG3, Snyder on radio

Ex-Skins coach Mike Shanahan discusses RG3, Snyder on radioMike Shanahan talked about RG3, Dan Snyder, Donovan McNabb, and Albert Haynesworth during a radio interview on ESPN980.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Sports

Redskins safety Ryan Clark says he's retiring, as expected

Redskins safety Ryan Clark says he's retiring, as expectedWashington Redskins safety Ryan Clark says he's retiring from the NFL after a 13-year career as a player.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
NFL

2015 Redskins offseason needs: rebuilding once again

2015 Redskins offseason needs: rebuilding once againNow that the 2014 NFL season is over, it's time to take a look into preparations for the 2015 season.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Super Bowl

Obit: 'We blame Seahawks lousy play call for Mike's death'

Obit: 'We blame Seahawks lousy play call for Mike's death'The family of a Seahawks fan who died after the Super Bowl says he would have enjoyed the dig at the team they put in the last line of his obituary.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
NFL

D'Qwell Jackson arrested for DC assault

D'Qwell Jackson arrested for DC assaultIndianapolis Colts linebacker D'Qwell Jackson was arrested in D.C. Tuesday for simple assault.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Sports

Would you donate to help make a documentary about Dan Snyder's 2010 libel lawsuit?

Would you donate to help make a documentary about Dan Snyder's 2010 libel lawsuit?Would you help make a documentary about Dan Snyder's 2010 lawsuit against a Washington City Paper columnist.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Sports

Ex-Raven Terrence Cody indicted on animal cruelty charges

Ex-Raven Terrence Cody indicted on animal cruelty chargesOnline court records show former Ravens defensive tackle Terrence Cody has been indicted on animal cruelty charges.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Sports

Redskins hire Robb Akey as defensive line coach

Redskins hire Robb Akey as defensive line coachThe Washington Redskins have hired Robb Akey as defensive line coach.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Sports

Son of Hog: Redskins add Chad Grimm to coaching staff

Son of Hog: Redskins add Chad Grimm to coaching staffThe son of a former Hog is joining the Washington Redskins' coaching staff.
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  • 2 months ago
Sports

Richard Sherman may miss Super Bowl for son's birth

Richard Sherman may miss Super Bowl for son's birthWould you miss the Super Bowl or your son's birth?
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  • 2 months ago
Sports

Redskins hire Matt Cavanaugh as QBs coach after not having 1

Redskins hire Matt Cavanaugh as QBs coach after not having 1The Washington Redskins have hired Matt Cavanaugh as their quarterbacks coach after going without one last season.
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  • 2 months ago
Super Bowl

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

What if this year's Super Bowl was back in NYC?The biggest concern for last year's Super Bowl isn't even a blip on the radar in Arizona: weather.
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  • 2 months ago
Super Bowl

Super Bowl safeties say Sean Taylor 'changed the game'

Super Bowl safeties say Sean Taylor 'changed the game'Sean Taylor's short time in the NFL left an indelible mark on those who would play the safety position after him.
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  • 2 months ago
NFL

WATCH: 'Bad Lip Reading' takes on NFL

WATCH: 'Bad Lip Reading' takes on NFLThe gang at the popular YouTube channel "Bad Lip Reading" is at it again, and they're taking on the NFL.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
NFL

Is deflategate ridiculous?

Is deflategate ridiculous?Yes, the integrity of the game is critical, but has the whole #deflategate controversy gotten out of hand?
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
NFL

#DeflateGate trends after Patriots accused of cheating

#DeflateGate trends after Patriots accused of cheatingDeflateGate is trending, and the memes are priceless.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Nation Now

Deflate-Gate: Could weather have played a role in deflated balls?

Deflate-Gate: Could weather have played a role in deflated balls?Could the weather have played a role in the supposed under-inflated footballs in the Pats/Colts game?
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Sports

Ravens hire ex-Bears coach Trestman as offensive coordinator

Ravens hire ex-Bears coach Trestman as offensive coordinatorThe Baltimore Ravens have hired fired Bears coach Marc Trestman as their offensive coordinator.
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Sports

Redskins hire Joe Barry as defensive coordinator

Redskins hire Joe Barry as defensive coordinatorJoe Barry is the new defensive coordinator for the Washington Redskins.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Nation

Seahawks fan's gesture touches Packers family

Seahawks fan's gesture touches Packers familyOne Packer family's disappointment at the NFC Championship loss was made less painful, thanks to the generosity of a Seahawks fan.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Nation

United Airlines adds 55 flights for football fans

United Airlines adds 55 flights for football fansUnited Airlines added 55 flights on 8 routes for football fans on top of regularly scheduled service to Phoenix from its hubs.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
NFL

NFL probes whether Patriots deflated footballs

NFL probes whether Patriots deflated footballsThe NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
NFL

Civil rights group close to NFL calls for Redskins name change

Civil rights group close to NFL calls for Redskins name changeA civil rights group that works closely with the NFL is calling on the Redskins to change their name.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Sports

AP Source: Broncos finalizing 4-year deal with Gary Kubiak

AP Source: Broncos finalizing 4-year deal with Gary KubiakAP Source: Broncos finalizing 4-year deal with Gary Kubiak
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Sports

NFL, CBS extend Thursday night football

NFL, CBS extend Thursday night footballThursday night games were such a success this season for CBS that the network extended its deal with the NFL through the 2015 season.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Entertainment

Colts @ Patriots battle for AFC Championship on 1/18

Colts @ Patriots battle for AFC Championship on 1/18Tune in Sunday at 6:30 p.m.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Programs

What's on WUSA9 sports? 1/17-1/18, Patriots, Colts & Maryland

What's on WUSA9 sports? 1/17-1/18, Patriots, Colts & MarylandHighlights include Maryland's men's basketball Saturday at 4 p.m. and The AFC Championship Sunday at 6:30 p.m.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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PHOTOS: Redskins players film cameos for ‘Sharknado 3'

PHOTOS: Redskins players film cameos for ‘Sharknado 3'Ryan Kerrigan and Brian Mitchell laugh with “Sharknado 3? director Anthony C. Ferrante before Friday’shoot.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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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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  • 2 months ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Ravens-Patriots, January 10th

PHOTOS: Ravens-Patriots, January 10thQB Joe Flacco and the Ravens huddle up prior to kickoff.
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NFL

PHOTOS: Ravens Steelers 1/4/15

PHOTOS: Ravens Steelers 1/4/15Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco leads his teammates onto Heinz Field.
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PHOTOS: Ravens vs. Browns

PHOTOS: Ravens vs. BrownsDec 28, 2014; Baltimore, MD, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Connor Shaw (9) is sacked by Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs (55), defensive end Timmy Jernigan (97) and inside linebacker C.J. Mosley (57) during the second quarter at M&T Bank...
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  • 3 months ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Cowboys December 28th

PHOTOS: Redskins-Cowboys December 28thDec 28, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) attempts a pass against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
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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
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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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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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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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NFL

PHOTOS: 9 things that cost more than Redskins tickets

PHOTOS: 9 things that cost more than Redskins ticketsParking at FedEx - around $45
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NFL

PHOTOS: RG3 and Jay Gruden

PHOTOS: RG3 and Jay GrudenNov 2, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) and head coach Jay Gruden on the sidelines during a timeout in the game with the Minnesota Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium. The Vikings win 29-26. Mandatory Credit: Bruce...
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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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: Ray Rice investigation and aftermath

PHOTOS: Ray Rice investigation and aftermathBaltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, right, speaks alongside his wife Janay during an NFL football news conference, Friday, May 23, 2014, at the team's practice facility in Owings Mills, Md. Ray Rice spoke to the media for the first time since his arrest for...
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
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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  • 4 months 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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  • 4 months 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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PHOTOS: Redskins-Buccaneers

PHOTOS: Redskins-BuccaneersNov 16, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) leaps over Tampa Bay Buccaneers middle linebacker Mason Foster (59) and Buccaneers defensive back Brandon Dixon (39) while running with the ball in the first quarter at FedEx...
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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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  • 5 months ago
NFL

PHOTOS: Group protests 'Redskins' name at game against Vikings

PHOTOS: Group protests 'Redskins' name at game against VikingsNov 2, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Protestors who oppose the name and imagery used by the Washington Redskins organization march outside TCF Bank Stadium before the game between the Redskins and the Minnesota Vikings. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports
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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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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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NFL

PHOTOS: Redskins-Titans (Week 7)

PHOTOS: Redskins-Titans (Week 7)Oct 19, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins kicker Kai Forbath (2) kicks a field goal against the Tennessee Titans during the first half at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports
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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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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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Nation

PHOTOS: Mugshot shows full NFL head tattoo

PHOTOS: Mugshot shows full NFL head tattooThis is one of the police photos of Victor Thompson, formerly of New Hampshire, after his arrest on a drug charge.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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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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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