Pierre Garçon caught a go-ahead 4-yard touchdown pass from Kirk Cousins with 26 seconds left in the fourth quarter, as the Washington Redskins survived a thriller against NFC East foe Philadelphia, 23-20, at FedEx Field on Sunday.
Thursday marked the 40th anniversary of the epic "Thriller in Manila" between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, which is lauded as one of the greatest moments in sports history and was a worldwide cultural event at the time.
The Washington Wizards held its annual media day Monday at Verizon Center to gin up optimism and excitement for the 2015-16 season, and one of the early storylines as the team holds training camp this week is the evolution of ...
The Washington Redskins came home from a rough 32-21 road loss Thursday to NFC East foe New York looking worse for wear — DeAngelo Hall went down with a torn ligament in his right big toe, the vaunted rushing attack ...
The Washington Redskins defense was solid Sunday for the second straight week to start the 2015 season, but this time, they got some help.
D.C.-area junior welterweight boxer Mike "Yes Indeed" Reed extended his perfect pro record to 16-0 this month, scoring a TKO victory over Antonio "Aztec God of War" Canas in the fifth round of their Las Vegas fight.
Denard Span arrived to the Washington Nationals from the Minnesota Twins via a November 2012 trade but has long had ties to the area.
The Washington Redskins looked like the better team for much their Week 1 matchup against the Miami Dolphins at home. But a few momentary lapses were costly for Washington, and the Dolphins capitalized to steal a 17-10 win.
Moses Malone, the three-time NBA MVP and Hall of Famer who led the Philadelphia 76ers the 1983 championship alongside Julius Erving, died Sunday. He was 60.
Serena Williams' quest for tennis's Grand Slam came to a shocking end Friday when she was upset in the U.S. Open semifinal by 43rd-ranked Roberta Vinci, who previously hadn't made it past the second round of any major this year.
Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s fight against Andre Berto has proven to be a bust.
Rising tennis star Donald Young Jr. made it to the fourth round of the U.S. Open before being defeated by reigning French Open champion Stan Wawrinka on Monday at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City.
The Washington Redskins lost their preseason finale Thursday night to the Jacksonville Jaguars, 17-16, at FedEx Field when kicker Jason Myers booted a 47-yard field goal in the game's final minutes.
D.C.-area boxer Lamont Peterson will return to the region next month to take on 2008 Olympic Gold medalist Felix Diaz Jr., part of a nationally-televised card on NBC.
A U.S. District Court judge on Thursday overturned the NFL's four-game suspension of New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady for the "Deflateglate" scandal that cast a pall over last season's Super Bowl.