DC Sports Bog: Fans


Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 02/05/2014

Ovie the bulldog at the Caps game

Fans got to hang out with the Caps’ biggest four-legged supporter last night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:24 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Fans

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 02/04/2014

Fan won’t shave until Nats win a World Series

This Nats fan has spent two years hoping a World Championship will bring relief.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:57 AM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 01/31/2014

Fan taunts Caps Coach Adam Oates in Columbus

If you’re going to pay for the seats, I guess you may as well make it worth it.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:58 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Fans

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Wizards bandwagon cam video

For the record, at least two of these people are apparently actual Heat fans.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:23 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Wizards

Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 01/14/2014

Caps fan characters all in one commercial

If you can’t afford the athletes, get the next best thing.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:48 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Fans

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 01/14/2014

Local military kid has surprise dinner with Troy Polamalu

Thomas Brown from Virginia Beach is this year’s NFL Play 60 Super Kid.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:28 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, NFL

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 01/14/2014

Local military kid has surprise dinner with Troy Polamalu

Thomas Brown from Virginia Beach is this year’s NFL Play 60 Super Kid.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:28 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, NFL

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 12/08/2013

Cold, sad people at the Redskins game

These fans on hand at FedEx Field are either the most loyal people in the world, or they are literally frozen to their seats.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  03:09 PM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 11/18/2013

The fan whose Redskins banner was snatched by LeSean McCoy

When a fan brought his Redskins banner to Philadelphia Sunday, he had no idea it was going to bring him a close encounter with a feisty Eagles player.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:47 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eagles, Fans, LeSean McCoy, Redskins

Posted at 07:38 PM ET, 09/09/2013

Alex Ovechkin, Otto Porter Jr. among sightings at Redskins game

The parking lots opened early, giving fans plenty of time to get the party started.

By Sarah Kogod  |  07:38 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 09/09/2013

Redskins fan flies from Dubai for Monday Night Football

Lots of people did a lot to get ready for the Redskins' season opener. One fan flew 14 hours from Dubai, for example.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:31 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 09/09/2013

Poking fun at Eagles fans (Video)

Let's take a break from RGIII Day to laugh at some silly Eagles fans.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:09 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Nats fan chases foul ball with toddler tucked under one arm (Video)

Points to that toddler for being totally unfazed, as if bouncing along sideways under his mom's arm is a regular occurrence.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:52 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 08/22/2013

NFL bag policy forces fans at Redskins game to get creative -- or turn to the trash

Fans say they had no idea about the new policy; two Steelers fans who don't want to part with their purses get an unlikely assist.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  02:21 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, NFL, Redskins, Steelers, Will Montgomery

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 07/24/2013

A child's message for RGIII (Video)

"RGIII, I'm glad you got healed."

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:20 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 07/23/2013

More Nats fans reading, knitting, e-mailing

Even more photos of Nats fans doing things at Nats Park besides watching baseball.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:03 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 06/10/2013

Fans read newspapers at Nats game

Think no one reads print any more? Go to the ballpark and think again.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:19 PM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 06/07/2013

Nats fan knits scarf during Nats game

We've now seen Nats fans doing taxes, doing calculus homework, and knitting scarves this season. What else you got?

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:04 AM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013

Nats fans with hot hands in L.A.

Nats fans were catching everything last night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 05/03/2013

Guy dancing in street before Caps game (Video)

Dance like no one is video taping you for the internet.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:05 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Fans

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 04/22/2013

RGIII Twitter Q&A on Will Ferrell, Redskins uniforms, Brittney Griner

The Redskins quarterback answers fan questions.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:34 AM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 04/16/2013

Alex Ovechkin playing street hockey (Video)

The Caps star surprised a few passers by on F Street

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:48 PM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Capitals, Caps, Fans

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 04/16/2013

Nats fans join forces to end the wave

Some fans are getting serious about trying to end this ballpark tradition.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:14 AM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nationals, Nats

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Fan catches Werth's home run while holding his child (Video)

This man has talent. Let's just hope his wife wasn't watching this.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:20 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Jayson Werth, Nats

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 04/01/2013

Nats opening day also wedding day for two couples

Only the most loyal Nats fans can say they got married on opening day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:06 PM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 03/29/2013

Wizards hosting a cornhole tournament

For real. They are.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:00 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Wizards

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Nats-themed bathroom

Doesn't everyone want to pee in the batter's box?

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:46 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 04:27 PM ET, 02/21/2013

Man wins bet, will name son after RGIII

Thanks to a Thanksgiving victory, Emanuel Vega's son will be named after Robert Griffin III. Better than Miles Austin.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:27 PM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Fans, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 02/12/2013

Local hoops junkie attends 500th Division I game

You might like going to college basketball games a lot, but Seth Maiman likes it more.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:02 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College Basketball, Fans, George Washington, Georgetown

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 02/07/2013

Troy Brouwer on the Brouwer Rangers

The new Caps fan group's namesake thinks it's "awesome."

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:18 AM ET, 02/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Fans, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 02/05/2013

The Nats fan's guide to the U.S.

This map will help guide you through the United States of America, assuming you're a Nats fan who is trying to kill maybe 27 seconds at work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:28 AM ET, 02/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Natitude, Nats

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 01/31/2013

Nats Fans in MLB Fan Cave contest

These two Nats fans put their Natitude on display for a chance to go to spring training.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:35 PM ET, 01/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 01/30/2013

Facebook map pins down Redskins territory

Redskins fans turn up in some random places.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:55 PM ET, 01/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Ravens, Redskins

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 01/29/2013

Sonics fans attend Wizards game to woo Sacramento

D.C. area fans use the Wizards game to make a statement.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:05 PM ET, 01/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Martell Webster, Wizards

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Redskins fan wears RGIII jersey to birth of his child

The first thing Amelia Loren Lambert saw when she entered the world yesterday, was a Robert Griffin III jersey.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:40 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Redskins fan travels from Jerusalem for playoff game

Lots of people traveled great distances to see the Redskins' first home playoff game in a decade. Yair Rozmaryn may have the record, though.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:55 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, FedEx Field, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:08 AM ET, 01/07/2013

Crazy Redskins fan costumes at FedEx Field

A turkey, an Indian and a Christmas tree walk into FedEx Field...

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:08 AM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 01/04/2013

Eight feet of Redskins fingernails

This is an amazingly weird Redskins tribute.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:41 PM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 01/03/2013

Redskins proposal: The story

This proposal was a lot more complicated than the video lets on.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:28 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 01/03/2013

Dog sings Hail to the Redskins

Hail to the Redskins in many forms.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:36 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 01/02/2013

Redskins fans reacting to Sunday's win over Cowboys

Some of these fans are probably still screaming.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:35 PM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 11/08/2012

Redskins tailgates profiled on CBS

Redskins fans know how to do food.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:04 PM ET, 11/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Redskins, Tailgating

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 11/01/2012

Baby RGIII, locked-out hockey player and other Halloween costumes

There was not shortage of people dressed as RGIII last night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:56 AM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Fans, Halloween, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 10/07/2012

Redskins-Falcons jersey fouls

Some fans came dressed to impress. Others did not.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:57 PM ET, 10/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Jersey Fouls, Redskins