Forbath has Redskins ahead by a foot

(Toni L. Sandys / The Washington Post)

Kai Forbath was nearly replaced this offseason, and he can look shaky before games, but he comes through in the clutch.

Sean Hannity defends Redskins name

“Yes they should keep their name. It’s not meant to insult anybody.“

Pump the brakes on Robert Griffin III’s return

Pump the brakes on Robert Griffin III’s return

COLUMN | Don’t rush the QB back to face a good Vikings defense when he can take on the Bucs after the bye.

NFL Week 9 ATS picks: Redskins, Raiders and 49ers among best bets

NFL Week 9 ATS picks: Redskins, Raiders and 49ers among best bets

Fancy Stats blogger Neil Greenberg has a 55.3 win percentage (67-53-1) against the number so far this season.

Tony Romo isn’t likely to start for Cowboys against Cardinals, reports say

Tony Romo isn’t likely to start for Cowboys against Cardinals, reports say

Quarterback’s back injury is an issue, but he and the team aren’t saying how much of an issue.

NFL Week 9 picks: Read this before making yours

NFL Week 9 picks: Read this before making yours

Everything you need to know before you head to Vegas or make your pool picks this week.

Rookie Trent Murphy grades self at B-minus for NFL starting debut

Rookie Trent Murphy grades self at B-minus for NFL starting debut

Taking over for OLB Brian Orakpo, Redskins’ second-round pick Trent Murphy stood tall against Dallas run game, has work to do on pass-rush.

For Redskins, Jackson-Garcon duo is best since Monk-Clark

For Redskins, Jackson-Garcon duo is best since Monk-Clark

Column | The Redskins are still searching for a quarterback, but they’ve found the strongest receiver tandem since their Super Bowl days.

Saints at Panthers: What you need to know about the Thursday night game

Saints at Panthers: What you need to know about the Thursday night game

Rivals vie for first place in the NFC South in the first NFL contest of Week 9.

Patriots Coach Bill Belichick, Broncos WR Wes Welker are all good now

Belichick called Welker’s hit on then-Patrots CB Aqib Talib in last year’s AFC title game “one of the worst plays” he’s ever seen.

Here’s how well Breeland played at Dallas

Here’s how well Breeland played at Dallas

Some of the rookie defensive back’s big plays were obvious, but he put in some more subtle efforts that changed the game as well. Here’s a look at all of it.

Forbath has Redskins ahead by a foot

Forbath has Redskins ahead by a foot

Kai Forbath was nearly replaced this offseason, and he can look shaky before games, but he comes through in the clutch.

Seattle Seahawks hang out with Washington high school football team after shootings

Seattle Seahawks hang out with Washington high school football team after shootings

The Seattle team helped the kids from Marysville Pilchuck high school cope after one of their own shot and killed two students before turning the gun on himself last week.

Gruden not certain if Griffin ready to play

Gruden not certain if Griffin ready to play

After first full participation in practice, Robert Griffin III looks physically ready to reclaim starting job; coach still evaluating ‘mental’ readiness.

Robert ‘looks like Robert’ and other Wednesday nuggets

Robert ‘looks like Robert’ and other Wednesday nuggets

After a jog-through practice, players were talking about Robert Griffin III, preparing for two quarterbacks and Alfred Morris’s running.

Colt McCoy explains his awkward high-five with Jay Gruden and post-touchdown stumble

Colt McCoy explains his awkward high-five with Jay Gruden and post-touchdown stumble

The Redskins QB joined ‘The Dan Patrick Show’ Wednesday.

Yes, the Redskins knew that CBS analysts were laughing at them

Yes, the Redskins knew that CBS analysts were laughing at them

Ryan Kerrigan to CBS analysts: ‘Guess we’re laughing now’

So you want to be a pro athlete? You might not get paid well.

So you want to be a pro athlete? You might not get paid well.

Here’s a comparison of the minimum salaries offered in MLB, NBA, NFL, MLS, NHL, WNBA and even WWE. Find out which league pays the best and which pays the worst.

Zimmer not looking forward to facing Gruden

Zimmer not looking forward to facing Gruden

When the Redskins and Vikings face off on Sunday, it will be a reunion between former Cincinnati Bengals coordinators Jay Gruden and Mike Zimmer.

NFL’s rookie WRs thriving in pass-friendly conditions

NFL’s rookie WRs thriving in pass-friendly conditions

A record nine rookie WRs had at least 75 receiving yards in last week’s games.

Fantasy football Week 9 start/sit tips

Fantasy football Week 9 start/sit tips

Each week, Neil Greenberg will give you three players to start and three to sit in your fantasy football league.

Forbath named player of the week

Forbath named player of the week

Two days after making a 40-yard game-winning field goal in Washington’s 20-17 overtime victory against the Cowboys, the NFL announced that kicker Kai Forbath has been named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week.

Jets’ Ryan, Falcons’ Smith have hottest seats

Jets’ Ryan, Falcons’ Smith have hottest seats

There has been one NFL coach fired this season, with New York and Atlanta the most likely spots for the next ax to fall.

Here’s the ESPN Deportes Colt McCoy interview the Redskins didn’t want you to see

Here’s the ESPN Deportes Colt McCoy interview the Redskins didn’t want you to see

Much-anticipated interview ends with Hook ‘Em Horns.

Redskins-Cowboys was Monday Night Football’s highest-rated game since 2009

Redskins-Cowboys was Monday Night Football’s highest-rated game since 2009

Nearly as many local households watched the Redskins-Cowboys game as every Nats playoff game, combined.

Gruden: Victory over Dallas proves ‘our heart is still beating’

Gruden: Victory over Dallas proves ‘our heart is still beating’

With .500 plausible after 1-5 start, Gruden says Redskins would be ‘stupid’ to look past upcoming game at Minnesota

Mailbag: Griffin’s nearing return and more

Mailbag: Griffin’s nearing return and more

In today’s mailbag, we tackle the ongoing questions regarding Robert Griffin III’s recovery and role, problems with the run game, promise from draft picks, and more.

WWE takes its cameras behind the scenes to give a rare look at a pro wrestling tryout

WWE takes its cameras behind the scenes to give a rare look at a pro wrestling tryout

RKOs don’t, in fact, come out of nowhere. It takes a lot of training, according to this brand-new video.

Post Sports Live: Colt McCoy leads Redskins to win, Wizards season preview (Video)

The Post Sports Live panelists talk about the surprising Redskins win and preview the Wizards season.

Griffin could start at Minnesota, but QB roles undefined

Griffin could start at Minnesota, but QB roles undefined

Redskins’ coach says QB Griffin is “very close” to returning, and is the starter if cleared and looks good. Otherwise it’s McCoy, but no guarantee he’s the No. 2 if Griffin starts.

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