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 ...

Newseum to Showcase Nationals Exhibit

The Newseum in D.C. will open an exhibit dedicated the history of the Washington Nationals on July 31, museum officials announced.

D.C. Divas Top Atlanta Phoenix, Make 6th Straight Conference Title Game

The D.C. Divas advanced to the National Conference championship game after downing the Atlanta Phoenix, 40-6, in the conference semifinals Saturday.

Redskins Underdogs in Home Opener, Oddsmakers Say

After back-to-back losing seasons, the oddsmakers aren't too confident about the Washington Redskins' ability to begin the upcoming season on a winning note.

Youth Show Baseball Prowess with Victory

The PG Select Blue Sox 9U Blue baseball team won the 2015 Cal Ripken Maryland State 9U Division Championship on Tuesday, June 7.

Federal Judge Rules Against Redskins in Trademark Battle

A federal judge ruled Wednesday against the Washington Redskins in the ongoing battle over the team's name, ordering the Patent and Trademark Office to cancel registration of the name because it may "disparage" Native Americans.

Bryce Harper Named Starter for 2015 All-Star Game

Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper was announced Sunday night as a starter in the 2015 All-Star Game.

Paul Pierce Jets to L.A., Jilts Wizards after Lone Season

Paul Pierce, who over the weekend opted out of his contract with Washington after just one season, elected to reunite with his old coach Doc Rivers in Los Angeles, signing a 3-year, $10.6 million deal Wednesday to join the Clippers.

Wizards' Draft Shrouded by Pierce Free Agency

The Washington Wizards had a busy and productive 2015 draft, but their path in the offseason hinges on the decision of a 37-year-old veteran.

Divas Open Playoffs with Win over Miami

For the second straight year, the D.C. Divas felt right at home in Northern Virginia.