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COMMENTARY: Hey NFL, Enough With the OTAs

The league insists on extracting every dime it possibly can and staying at the forefront of the sports news cycle year-round — and it's often the players who pay the price.

RG3 Brings Football Camp to Southeast

Passersby who happened to stroll past Anacostia High School last Friday evening couldn’t help but notice that the scene in the school’s main parking looked different.

Redskins Seminar Aids Local Students

Nearly 300 students and others hit the gymnasium of Coolidge Senior High School in Northwest on Saturday for the Redskins-sponsored "Driven By Our Ambitions Educational Seminar & Football Camp."

U.S.-Ghana Game Excites Football Fans

The third time proved to be the charm for the United States men's national soccer team after they beat nemesis Ghana 2-1 in a thrilling match decided in the last four minutes of the game.

Federal Patent Office Rules Against Redskins, Cancels Trademark

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Wednesday canceled six federal Washington Redskins trademark registrations, deeming the team name "disparaging to Native Americans."

UCC Branch Calls for Boycott of Washington Redskins

The United Church of Christ's Mid-Atlantic sector passed a resolution Saturday calling for a boycott of the Washington Redskins until the team changes its name, which it deems offensive to Native Americans.

D.C. in Contention for 2024 Olympic Games

D.C. is vying for the U.S. bid for the 2024 Olympics, the top official of the U.S. Olympic Committee said.

COMMENTARY: America's 'Ugly' Affair with Soccer is Mystifying

Soccer just can't catch on in the United States. Is the game beneath Americans because it's foreign?

Mayweather Tops Forbes List of Highest-Paid Athletes

Boxing superstar and 11-time world champion Floyd "Money" Mayweather has once again been named the highest-paid athlete in sports by Forbes.

Wizards Value Soars with Clippers Sale

The pending sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has set off a firestorm of speculation in the financial world where many believe the $2 billion price paid for the franchise has greatly enhanced the ...

WORLD CUP 2014: France Set to Top Group E

France's hopes for holding onto the Jules Rimet trophy looked set to be dashed recently as it was announced that Franck Ribery would not be going to the World Cup.

Russell Readies For WBO Featherweight Title Bid

Undefeated Capitol Heights, Maryland, featherweight "Mr." Gary Russell Jr. recently held an open workout in front of family, friends and the media in Capitol Heights in preparation for Saturday, June 21 when he will face Vasyl Lomachenko for the vacant ...

D.C. Divas Fall Short in Rally, Lose to Boston Militia, 29-28

Ultimately, it proved to be too big of a hole to overcome.

COMMENTARY: Redskins Name a Tradition We Can Do Without

If racial slurs are a significant part of your football tradition, you need to change that tradition — immediately.

Donald Sterling OKs Sale of Clippers, Drops Suit

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has officially agreed to sell the team and drop a $1 billion lawsuit against the NBA, his lawyers said Wednesday.