Behind the Pom-Poms: Redskins Cheerleaders Have Successful Careers

Monique spends her weekdays performing investigative research for federal law enforcement, while two of her friends, Madison and Chantelle, respectively, hold careers as a social worker and a massage therapist. They also work on Sundays in the fall as Washington ...

Cowboys Trample Redskins, 44-17, in Season-Ender

The Washington Redskins, hosting the Dallas Cowboys in the regular-season finale Sunday, had hoped to end head coach Jay Gruden's disappointing rookie campaign with a triumph over its arch nemesis. But Dallas had other plans, breaking open a reasonably close ...

Redskins' Trent Williams Named to 3rd Straight Pro Bowl

Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams has been selected to his third straight Pro Bowl, the NFL announced Tuesday.

Coolidge High to Host First Annual Winter Holiday Basketball Tournament

The first annual Calvin Coolidge High School basketball tournament will be held at the D.C. school's Frank R. Williams Activity Center on Friday and Saturday.

Redskins Upset Eagles, Snap 6-Game Losing Streak

The Washington Redskins finally ended a six-game losing streak Saturday with a 27-24 win at home over the Philadelphia Eagles, pushing their NFC East foe to the brink of postseason elimination in the process.

Nationals Quiet at Winter Meetings

After a quiet week at the baseball winter meetings in San Diego, the Washington Nationals may still join teams like the Los Angeles Dodgers, Atlanta Braves and Toronto Blue Jays in making a deal to improve or shake up the ...

Wizards' John Wall Named NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Washington Wizards guard John Wall has been named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for Dec. 8-14, the NBA announced Monday.

Manning, Beckham Lead Giants over Redskins, 24-13

Eli Manning hit rookie phenom Odell Beckham Jr. for three touchdowns as the New York Giants dropped the Washington Redskins, 24-13, at home Sunday, giving Washington its sixth consecutive loss.

Nationals Look to Bolster Formidable Lineup

What do you get someone — or in this case, a team — who already has so much?

Redskins Blanked 24-0 by Rams for 5th Straight Loss

The Washington Redskins were shut out by the St. Louis Rams, 24-0, at home Sunday, the team's fifth straight defeat as a lost season drags to an agonizing finish.

Hoyas Ready for Big Season

The Hoyas welcomed a recruiting class that has many fans, college basketball experts and even other teams buzzing.

Nationals Announce NatsFest Details

The biggest event of the offseason will be held Saturday, Dec. 13 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

Luck, Colts Outlast McCoy, Redskins

The Washington Redskins ended up on the wrong side of a 49-27 shootout on the road against the Indianapolis Colts, but Colt McCoy showed enough promise to give Washington a glimmer of positivity as an otherwise moribund season winds down.

Redskins-RG3 Split Inevitable

Robert Griffin III, former top draft pick and franchise quarterback for the, probably has a better chance of starting 2015 for the arch-rival Dallas Cowboys than he does for the Washington Redskins.

Redskins Lose Third Straight, Blow Late Lead Against 49ers

The Washington Redskins, coming off an embarrassing loss to the lowly Tampa Bay Buccaneers, showed some fight Sunday on the road against the San Francisco 49ers, but couldn't hold a late-game lead and lost 17-14, ensuring head coach Jay Gruden ...