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Redskins Hammered by Buccaneers as Season Slips Away

The Redskins lost to a sub-.500 team for the second straight game since upsetting arch rival Dallas, this time at home to the woeful Buccaneers, 27-7.

NBA Releases Christmas Uniforms; First Names on Back

The NBA released Friday the Christmas Day jerseys — which will display the players' first names — for the 10 teams that will play that day, including the Washington Wizards.

Wizards Proving Experts Right

It’s early. Very early. Still, the Washington Wizards 5-2 start has impressed fans and those outside of the area if for no other reason than the fact that NBA experts have forecast a great season for the team, a prediction ...

Nationals' Matt Williams Named NL Manager of the Year

The Washington Nationals' Matt Williams was named the National League Manager of the Year on Tuesday in his first season as skipper, despite a disappointing postseason loss.

OMAR TYREE: A Shoutout for Mom

It seems like we've been hearing these classic "Hi Mom" shoutouts from college and professional athletes forever. However, a large number of black athletes have never had a father around to acknowledge.

Howard U. Wins SWAC Women's Soccer Championship, 2-1

For the first time since 2007, Howard University can celebrate a conference champion.

Redskins Fumble Big Opportunity

With plenty of distractions on and off the field, Washington fumbled a golden opportunity to jump back into playoff contention.

OMAR TYREE: LeBron James and American Hypocrisy

Thousands of white Cleveland Cavaliers fans who angrily burned LeBron James jerseys just four years ago when he left the city, now profess to love him again. I chuckle at their audacity.

Redskins Toppled by Vikings in RG3's Return

Robert Griffin III returned to action Sunday for the Washington Redskins after missing six games with a dislocated ankle, but it wasn't enough, as the Minnesota Vikings held on at home for a 29-26 win.

Bernard Hopkins Aims to Unify Title as 50th Birthday Nears

With a win on Nov. 8 against WBO Champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Bernard Hopkins would be just one belt away from becoming the first fighter in boxing history to hold all four major alphabet ...

Redskins' Forbath Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week

Washington Redskins kicker Kai Forbath has been named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week after kicking the game-winning field goal Monday against the Dallas Cowboys, the NFL announced Thursday.

Showtime for New-Look Wizards

It’s game time. It also maybe "Showtime East" as the Washington Wizards prepare to open their 2014-15 season with high expectations, a dynamic young backcourt and a battle-tested Hall of Fame veteran seeking one more championship.

Redskins Trump Archenemy Cowboys, 20-17, in OT

The Washington Redskins are officially on a roll with their latest win — and it couldn't be any sweeter.

OMAR TYREE: Not Black Enough

The ongoing and bitter history of African-Americans who mistrust, ostracize and bully each other into following certain stereotypical traits, beliefs and concerns of the community has been a long and conflicting battle.

Despite Win, Redskins' Nightmare Season Continues

What's worse than the Redskins' 2-and-5-and-going-nowhere record is what's happening deep in the heart of Texas, where the Cowboys are a stunning 6-1 and have not tasted defeat since their Week 1 loss to the San Francisco 49ers.