Redskins Edge Eagles in NFC East Thriller

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.

Porter Eyes Starting Role, Beal Downplays Contract Talk on Wizards Media Day

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 ...

Redskins Can Shake Off Giants Loss, Save Season With Win Over Eagles

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 ...

Redskins Top Rams at Home, 24-10, Get First Win of Season

The Washington Redskins defense was solid Sunday for the second straight week to start the 2015 season, but this time, they got some help.

Mike 'Yes Indeed' Reed Scores TKO Over Antonio Canas

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 Makes Most of Time with Nationals

Denard Span arrived to the Washington Nationals from the Minnesota Twins via a November 2012 trade but has long had ties to the area.

Dolphins Edge Past Redskins, 17-10, in Season Opener

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.

Redskins Drop Preseason Finale to Jags

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.

Lamont Peterson to Face Felix Diaz Jr. Next Month in Va.

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.

RG3 Benched, Cousins Gets Starting Nod for 2015

The Washington Redskins on Monday named Kirk Cousins as the starting quarterback for this season, supplanting Robert Griffin III after two rocky, injury-filled seasons for the former Rookie of the Year.

D.C.'s Mike 'Yes Indeed' Reed to Face Antonio Canas in Las Vegas Next Month

Mike "Yes Indeed" Reed, an up-and-coming light welterweight from the D.C. area, will take on Chicago's Antonio "Aztec God of War" Canas at The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas on Sept. 11.

RG3 Exits with Concussion in Redskins' Win over Lions

NFL preseason games are, for the most part, pretty meaningless. Unless, of course, a star quarterback gets dinged up — then things can get serious in a hurry.

DC Divas Win National Championship

The D.C. Divas won their 12th game of the season, setting a new team record for victories in a season. More importantly, the Divas won their second national championship in team history, adding to the National Women's Football Association title ...

Wizards Announce 2015-16 Schedule

The Washington Wizards announced their 2015-16 regular-season schedule Wednesday, including their home opener on Halloween against the New York Knicks.

RG3 on Day 1 of Camp: 'I've Bought In' to Gruden's System

For as much as his on-field performance and whether he can return to his rookie season form will be watched this year, Robert Griffin III's seemingly tenuous relationship with head coach Jay Gruden will be equally scrutinized — a challenge ...