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Redskins Bring Back Doug Williams as Exec

Doug Williams, who led the 'Skins to a 42-10 victory over the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XXII in 1988, has been hired by Washington as the team's personnel executive.

Friendship Collegiate Academy Students Sign College Scholarships

Friendship Public Charter School announced Wednesday that 18 students at Friendship Collegiate Academy signed athletic scholarships.

Wizards Guard John Wall Named 2014 NBA All-Star

The NBA announced Thursday that Washington Wizards guard John Wall has been named an Eastern Conference reserve for the 2014 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans.

COMMENTARY: Forecast Calls For Great Super Bowl

I know. You've read enough about the threatening weather that could negatively affect this year's Super Bowl. So, I won't bother to reiterate the old news that the game could be wrought by snow, ice and frigid temperatures.

Lamont Peterson Retains IBF Title at D.C. Armory

D.C.'s Lamont Peterson successfully defended his IBF junior welterweight championship Saturday with a 12-round unanimous decision over Dierry "Dougy Style" Jean of Montreal in front of a crowd of 5,668 at the D.C. Armory.

COMMENTARY: The Winter Olympics Are Here — If Anyone Cares

In just over two weeks, the 2014 Sochi Olympics will commence. I've begun my official countdown as we march toward the 22nd Winter Olympics opening ceremony on Feb. 6. I must admit, when I hear the word "Olympics, " I ...

Wizards Celebrate MLK's Legacy With Panel

The Washington Wizards celebrated Martin Luther King Day with an interactive panel discussion for 50 high school students prior to the Wizards' game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday.

Magic Johnson 'Aspires' to TV Greatness

Nearly two decades after he starred on the hardwood, Earvin "Magic" Johnson has proven to be a force to reckon with inside the boardroom.

COMMENTARY: Farewell, Bowl Championship Series

I say thanks to the Bowl Championship Series for 16 years of service, and wish it a fond farewell. With that said, I'm excited about ushering in a new playoff system in college football, which will provide us with some ...

Alfred Morris Selected as Redskins' Walter Payton Man of the Year

The Washington Redskins have selected running back Alfred Morris as the team's 2013 Walter Payton Man of the Year.

D.C.'s Lamont Peterson to Defend Title in Hometown

IBF junior welterweight champion and D.C. native Lamont Peterson will defend his title against undefeated Dierry Jean on Jan. 25 at the D.C. Armory.

Gruden Vows to Make Redskins 'Competitive' Again

The Washington Redskins' brief search for a head coach ended Thursday as Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden was named the successor to the fired Mike Shanahan.

COMMENTARY: Eighth Time's a Charm? Gruden Latest in Long Line of Redskins Coaches

Jay Gruden must have a successful first season, i.e., more wins than losses. Anything short of that and the fan base will quickly become frustrated and impatient. Quite frankly, we don't like losing around here.

Redskins Coaching Search Includes Black Candidates

An NFL rule mandates that teams searching to hire a new head coach must identify and interview minority candidates. Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder and general manager Bruce Allen each said that's not going to be an issue at all.