The NFL announced Wednesday that Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins has been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the team's Week 10 win against the New Orleans Saints.
The Washington Redskins played their most complete game in years Sunday, crushing the New Orleans Saints, 47-14, at home to stay in contention in the NFC East.
Howard, the No. 4 seed in this year's SWAC Tournament, defeated No. 3 seed Alabama State, 2-1, to claim its second championship in as many seasons in the league.
The New England Patriots continued their winning ways Sunday, easily handling the Washington Redskins, 27-10, at home to go to 8-0 on the season, while Washington missed a chance to get back to .500.
The Washington Nationals named Dusty Baker as manager Tuesday, a month after firing Matt Williams following a disappointing season that began with championship aspirations.
The Washington Redskins' defense put the clamps on the New York Jets in the first half Sunday, causing three turnovers as they took a 13-10 lead into halftime. But it was entirely different game from the third quarter on.
D.C.-area boxer Lamont Peterson won a questionable decision Saturday against Felix Diaz in Virginia, handing the former Olympic gold medalist his first professional loss.
Atlanta Falcons cornerback Robert Alford picked off Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins and returned it 59 yards for a touchdown to give Atlanta a 25-19 overtime win at home Sunday.
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.
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.