Washington Wizards guard John Wall has been named the KIA NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Month for December, the league announced Monday.
Kirk Cousins completed 31 of 46 attempts for 365 yards and four touchdown passes, including two to tight end Jordan Reed, as Washington defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 38-24 to clinch the division on the road Saturday night.
The NFL announced Tuesday that Washington Redskins tackle Trent Williams has been selected to the 2016 Pro Bowl.
The Washington Redskins dominated the Buffalo Bills, 35-25, Sunday afternoon in their regular season home finale, retaining their grasp on a share of the NFC East lead as the season comes down to the wire.
The Washington Redskins' fortunes rested upon a late-game field goal attempt for the second straight week on Sunday, but this time they got the result they wanted.
Dan Bailey kicked a go-ahead 54-yard field goal with 9 seconds left in the fourth quarter as the Dallas Cowboys survived a wild finish to defeat the Washington Redskins, 19-16, at FedEx Field on Monday night.
The Redskins took control Sunday in the second quarter against the New York Giants, then held off a late rally for a 20-14 home win over their NFC East foe.
Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was named the 2015 National League Most Valuable Player on Thursday night, in an announcement made by the Baseball Writers Association of America on MLB Network.
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.