DC Sports Bog: Morning Pixels


Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 04/07/2014

Irvin: Jackson signing changes balance of power in NFC East

Michael Irvin says the Eagles are no longer the NFC East frontrunners.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:21 AM ET, 04/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 04/04/2014

Otto Porter gets happy

The rookie forward hasn’t had the greatest season, but this week brought a pretty funny highlight.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:20 AM ET, 04/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Morning pixels, Otto Porter, Wizards

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 04/03/2014

John Wall helped recruit DeSean Jackson

Yet another D.C. celeb put in a good word for the Redskins with the free agent receiver.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:16 AM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, John Wall, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 07:21 AM ET, 04/02/2014

WUSA breaks into D.C. election coverage for DeSean Jackson news

In a most Washington of moments, we went from the mayoral primary to the Redskins.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:21 AM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, Morning pixels, Redskins, WUSA

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 04/01/2014

Redskins players welcome Ryan Clark to Washington

A whole bunch of Redskins (and former Redskins) got on Twitter to welcome their newest safety to town.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:33 AM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Morning pixels, Redskins, Ryan Clark

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 03/31/2014

DeSean Jackson to Redskins would thrill DeAngelo Hall

Redskins cornerback says Jackson to Washington would ‘make my day, make my year.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:39 AM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, DeSean Jackson, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 03/28/2014

Bryce Harper will be first featured guest on MTV baseball show

MTV’s ‘Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave’ will debut Tuesday night, with an in-studio Bryce Harper appearance.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:20 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Morning pixels

Posted at 08:44 AM ET, 03/27/2014

RGIII visits the long snappers

Why was the Redskins’ quarterback posing for photos with a bunch of long snappers, including a Maryland commit?

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:44 AM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 03/26/2014

John Riggins is still the coolest guy in the room

Redskins legend has used this snowy month to demonstrate that he remains cooler than you.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:55 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Riggins, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 07:50 AM ET, 03/25/2014

RGIII, Redskins pose with Michael Irvin at passing camp

Here are a bunch of Redskins stars, plus a Cowboys Hall of Famer.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:50 AM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Santana Moss

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 03/24/2014

RGIII to drive pace car at Richmond NASCAR race?

Dale Earnhardt Jr. might have Robert Griffin III in Richmond for some NASCAR action.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:31 AM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dale Earnhardt Jr., Morning pixels, NASCAR, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 03/20/2014

Kaine, Warner pick Virginia to win the national championship

Virginia’s two U.S. senators both have the Cavaliers at the top of their NCAA tournament brackets.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:16 AM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Virginia

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 03/19/2014

Why does President Obama keep picking against D.C. schools?

He might live in Washington, but the president isn’t handing out local freebies in the NCAA tournament.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:29 AM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Washington, Morning pixels, NCAA Tournament, Obama

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 03/18/2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. on the Redskins’ free agent moves

NASCAR’s favorite driver breaks down Washington’s performance in free agency this offseason.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:27 AM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 03/17/2014

Wizards, Adidas start selling ‘House of Guards’ t-shirts

Yes, you can now buy a ‘House of Guards’ t-shirt inside Verizon Center.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:18 AM ET, 03/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adidas, Bradley Beal, John Wall, Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 03/11/2014

London Fletcher wants Darrelle Revis in D.C.

Redskins great wants the high-profile cornerback to land in Washington.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:42 AM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 03/10/2014

Matt Williams will do weekly ‘Junkies’ appearance

Nats skipper, like his predecessor, will join 106.7 The Fan every week during the baseball season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:53 AM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Matt Williams, Morning pixels

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 03/07/2014

RGIII’s Afro

Look at Robert Griffin III’s hair, as you’ve never seen it before.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:55 AM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 03/06/2014

Washington’s All-Halak team

Here’s one attempt at naming the non-superstars to have defeated Washington teams in recent years.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:26 AM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jaroslav Halak, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Dustin Penner wants to stay at the White House

Newest Cap tweets at Barack Obama, asking for a place to crash.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:45 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Dustin Penner, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 03/04/2014

Redskins players welcome Brian Orakpo back

Players don’t always celebrate being tagged, but the Redskins offered a hearty welcome back to their teammate.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:12 AM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, DeAngelo Hall, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 03/03/2014

Chris Baker: Haslett critics are misinformed

Defensive lineman tells ESPN 980 that the Redskins, despite some appearances, had a good defense in 2013.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:27 AM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 07:50 AM ET, 02/25/2014

Karl Alzner interviewed on local news as man on the street

Caps blue-liner appears as ‘Karl Alzner, citizen’ during an NBC Washington report.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:50 AM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 02/24/2014

Nick Sundberg long snaps a strike

Redskins long snapper actually long-snapped three consecutive strikes at a charity fundraiser over the weekend.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:34 AM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Nick Sundberg, Redskins

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 02/21/2014

Gio Gonzalez’s game day ritual

The Nats pitcher shares his prep routine, including some “positive reinforcement.”

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:17 AM ET, 02/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 02/20/2014

Former Redskins tight end Clint Didier running for Congress

Didier hopes third time’s the charm in Washington state.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:18 AM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 02/19/2014

DeAngelo Hall: ‘My hard work is getting rewarded’

Redskins cornerback talks about his new deal that will keep him in Washington.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:27 AM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 02/11/2014

Virginia fans chant ‘A-C-C’ at Maryland

As time ran out on the Terps in Charlottesville, fans chanted the name of their conference.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:05 AM ET, 02/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Terps, Virginia

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 02/10/2014

Maryland selling Big Ten T-shirts

School is selling T-shirts featuring Testudo and B1G

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:11 AM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Wall, Morning pixels, Nats, Terps, Wizards

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 02/05/2014

Trevor Ariza: Bradley Beal can score 20,000 points in the NBA

Ariza says his second-year teammate could easily reach a pretty rarefied milestone.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:29 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Bradley Beal, Morning pixels, Trevor Ariza

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 02/04/2014

Wizards, Blazers exchange online barbs

Washington got snarky on social media after handling the Blazers. Portland then returned the favor.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:38 AM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Blazers, Bradley Beal, Jan Vesely, Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 02/03/2014

Virginia state senators clown on the Redskins

While promoting a casual Super Bowl party, a couple of Virginia state senators have fun at Washington’s expense.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:20 AM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 01/31/2014

John Wall was ‘close to tears,’ called his mom upon learning he’s an all-star

The Wizards received the good news just 30 minutes before it was announced.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:04 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Wall, Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 01/29/2014

Joe Gibbs zings Stephen Colbert on ‘The Colbert Report’

The Redskins coaching legend had some fun with Comedy Central’s late-night talk-show host.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:15 AM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 01/28/2014

Raheem Morris: ‘Stats are always for losers’

Redskins secondary coach says you have to look beyond the numbers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:40 AM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jay Gruden, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Raheem Morris, Redskins

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 01/27/2014

Denard Span says he can prolong RGIII’s career

Nats’ center fielder offers sliding help to the Redskins’ quarterback.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:13 AM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denard Span, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 01/22/2014

Jay Gruden doesn’t want to do ‘Hard Knocks’

Even though Jay Gruden’s Bengals experience with the show “was kind of fun,” the new Redskins coach says he would rather not do it again.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jay Gruden, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 01/21/2014

NFL Network’s film on Jerry Smith

Former Redskins tight end is the subject of NFL Network’s Tuesday night ‘A Football Life,’ which includes a whole bunch of Redskins legends.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:09 AM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jerry Smith, Media, Morning pixels, NFL Network, Redskins

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 01/17/2014

Navy giving away 100 David Robinson rookie cards

Thanks to a generous donor, some kids attending next week’s game will get a piece of Robinson history.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:06 AM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Navy

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 01/16/2014

Nats’ Gio Gonzalez talks about offseason fishing

Pitcher says there’s still one fish he has yet to conquer.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:15 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 01/14/2014

When Jay Gruden thought one of his Arena players was using drugs

This one time in the Arena League, Jay Gruden lectured a player about hard-core drugs, confused by protein powder.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:04 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jay Gruden, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 01/13/2014

Caps Children’s Wish kid tosses Steve Ott out of faceoff

Heartwarming moments shared with the good guys aren’t good enough. You also need some taunting of the visitors.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:16 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Drew Storen, Morning pixels, Reed Doughty

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 01/08/2014

Bill Polian: Redskins’ Bruce Allen following Al Davis playbook

Former NFL GM says Allen is soliciting information, not just screening candidates.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:24 AM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, Jay Gruden, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 01/07/2014

Steve Czaban signs extension at ESPN 980

“The Sports Reporters” co-host gets three more years with ESPN 980.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:02 AM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, Media, Morning pixels, Steve Czaban

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 01/06/2014

The Ted’s Take Jinx?

While the Wizards and Capitals’ owner thinks the Post might have a jinx, his blog has taken out plenty of his own players.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:55 AM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 08:50 AM ET, 12/31/2013

ESPN.com users blame Dan Snyder

Asked to dole out blame between Washington’s three main actors, ESPN.com users hand the most to the owner.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:50 AM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 08:48 AM ET, 12/30/2013

Chris Baker: ‘Fly Eagles Fly’

Redskins defensive lineman sends poorly received tweet congratulating the Eagles.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:48 AM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 12/23/2013

Cowher thinks Shanahan will be back

Somehow, some media analysts still think the Redskins head coach will be back for a fifth season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:52 AM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 12/20/2013

Kanye on Jordan and the Wizards

Kanye West says the world should not have let Michael Jordan play for the Wizards. All Wizards fans agree.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:28 AM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Bradley Beal, Kanye, Michael Jordan, Morning pixels, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 12/19/2013

Harry Reid wants a Redskins name change

The name debate is back, courtesy of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and The Hill.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:43 AM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Harry Reid, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 12/18/2013

Baylor teammates defend the Griffins

Off the record, people say RGIII’s dad was a problem at Baylor. On the record, ex-teammates say he wasn’t.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:06 AM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 12/17/2013

Caps fan bloodied by puck, stays at game

The toughest Caps fan put off getting stitches Sunday afternoon in favor of overtime.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:15 AM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 12/16/2013

Cowher on Redskins: ‘It starts at the top’

Bill Cowher becomes the latest prominent ex coach to point the finger at Dan Snyder for the Redskins’ woes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:05 AM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Cowher, Dan Snyder, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 12/13/2013

Redskins’ Mike Shanahan responds to John Madden

The Redskins coach addresses the analysts charge the the RGIII benching is “baloney.”

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:21 AM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 12/12/2013

Mike Green apologizes for his 18 minutes in penalties

It was a rough night for Green, but his teammates say it’s all good.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:44 AM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps, Mike Green, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 12/11/2013

Audio of Alex Ovechkin’s fourth goal

Listen to John Walton’s euphoric goal call as Alex Ovechkin tied the Lightning in the final minute.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:41 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, John Walton, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 12/10/2013

Wilbon: Redskins are a laughingstock

Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon review the latest from Ashburn. The review is not kind.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:13 AM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Michael Wilbon, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, PTI, Redskins, RGIII, Tony Kornheiser

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 12/09/2013

Deion Sanders defends Dan Snyder

Deion Sanders says Dan Snyder doesn’t meddle with his football team and players love him.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:26 AM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Deion Sanders, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Greg Anthony ‘shocked’ if Wizards miss playoffs

NBA analyst makes it clear: if the Wizards miss the playoffs now, it would be a major surprise and disappointment.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:33 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Greg Anthony, Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 12/04/2013

Redskins vendor says parents are discouraging RGIII jerseys

“You don’t want that guy’s jersey. He’s not playing too well, and who knows if he’ll play well again?”

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:50 AM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 12/03/2013

Chris Canty on RGIII: ‘He’s not healthy’

So many NFL players are worried about RGIII. It’s kinda cute, isn’t it?

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:09 AM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 11/27/2013

Chris Canty: Cousins gives Redskins a better shot

Ravens lineman agrees with Ahmad Brooks that Robert Griffin III should not be on the field.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Wall, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 11/26/2013

Redskins lose, eat plain pizza

Zero touchdowns = zero free toppings and a whole lot of misery.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:45 AM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Collinsworth: Bring Shanahan back

NBC’s Sunday Night Football analyst says the salary cap penalty means Shanahan deserves another shot.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:03 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 11/22/2013

Darrell Green’s advice to RGIII on dealing with media

It really shouldn’t be this complicated.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:45 AM ET, 11/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrell Green, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 11/21/2013

Joe Theismann says he’s the ‘godfather of broken legs’

The former Redskins quarterback might want to consider becoming a broken leg consultant.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Theismann, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 11/20/2013

Shanahan: Last play involved miscommunication

RGIII said no one was open on his last interception. Mike Shanahan said there was a miscommunication.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:47 AM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chick Hernandez, Comcast SportsNet, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 11/19/2013

Larry Michael finds Redskins ‘mind-boggling’

Even the team’s longtime play-by-play man and minister of propaganda has been stunned by the way this season has gone.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:14 AM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, Larry Michael, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 11/18/2013

The Redskins and 3-7

For the fifth time in 10 seasons, the Redskins are 3-7. That’s bad.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:34 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 11/15/2013

Ron Jaworski says last year’s RGIII may never return

The former Eagles quarterback has doubts that RGIII will ever be the same.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:46 AM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Ron Jaworski

Posted at 03:57 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Betting on the Wizards

If you want to know what it’s like to root for D.C. sports teams, bet on them to win, and then watch your riches disappear.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:57 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 11/08/2013

Redskins loss vocabulary

The Redskins used a lot of depressing words to describe last night’s loss.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:38 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 11/05/2013

Matt Williams’s favorite stat: RISP batting average

Nats new manager has expressed fondness for new-school analytics, but he still likes an old-school stat best.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:05 AM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Williams, Morning pixels, Nats, Timmy Smith

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 11/04/2013

Wizards: another Washington slow start

The Wizards are the latest D.C. pro sports team to stumble out of the gate, but they’ve had plenty of company.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:49 AM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 11/01/2013

RGIII used as a political metaphor

It’s always fun when political types use athletes to make political points.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Santana Moss bothered by Pierre Garcon’s comments

Garcon had some harsh words for the Redskins passing game. Moss would like those things to be kept in-house.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:44 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, Santana Moss

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Doc Walker on the Broncos and belching

Doc Walker, as only he can, explains how the Broncos were belching in the Redskins’ faces on Sunday. FIguratively.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doc Walker, ESPN 980, John Wall, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 10/28/2013

RGIII and fumbles

Robert Griffin III leads the NFL in fumbles since the start of his pro career, and it isn’t close.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 10/25/2013

Mike Shanahan names Peyton Manning the best QB in the NFL

Yes, the Shanahans love RGIII. But both father and son have high praise for Manning.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:25 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kyle Shanahan, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Ovechkin booed in Winnipeg

There were boos, and a sign comparing Alex Ovechkin to a grandmother, and two goals from Ovechkin on Tuesday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:39 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Deion Sanders: RGIII’s speech seemed scripted

NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders thinks it looks like RGIII was reading from a teleprompter during his pre-game speech on Sunday.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Deion Sanders, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Hall: 2013 Redskins better than 2012 Redskins

Redskins cornerback tells Comcast SportsNet’s Chick Hernandez that this year’s team is better than last year’s division winner.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:43 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 10/18/2013

Bryan Kehl on special teams disconnect

Kehl admits that players might not be all in on Keith Burns’s system.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:38 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryan Kehl, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Brooks Laich has a Canadian satellite dish

Laich uses his super fancy dish to overload on hockey.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:39 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 10/16/2013

RGIII is NFL’s seventh most-liked player

The Redskins quarterback ranked above Andrew Luck, so he has that going for him.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:13 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 10/15/2013

John Wall will write ‘playoffs’ on his shoes

John Wall will write ‘playoffs’ on every pair of game shoes he uses this season. Because he wants to get to the playoffs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:20 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Smoot, John Wall, Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Mike Shanahan on first-half time management

Here’s Mike Shanahan’s explanation of what happened at the end of the first half Sunday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:13 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Nene, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Ryan Zimmerman supports Knorr over Ripken for Nats manager

Nationals’ third baseman and franchise cornerstone is looking for least amount of change at the top.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:32 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cal Ripken, Morning pixels, Nats, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 10/10/2013

Why Karl Alzner brought his dogs to Caps practice

The famous troublemakers almost caused some mischief again.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:22 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Jason Hatcher calls RGIII a 'top 5 quarterback'

A week after saying his team wasn't afraid of Peyton Manning, the Cowboys defensive lineman is all praise for Robert Griffin III.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Fred Davis, Jason Hatcher, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 10/08/2013

RGIII no longer NFL's top uniform

Last year, RGIII set single-season uniform sales records. In the latest numbers, he’s down to No. 5 among active players.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:57 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Leonsis: "I don't see any weaknesses'

Caps owner tells ESPN 980 that his hockey team has depth, and he doesn't see any weaknesses.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:20 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Morning pixels, Redskins, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Brooks Laich defends fighting in hockey

Caps winger offers a passionate defense of fighting's place in his sport.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:36 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Brooks Laich, Caps, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Pierre Garcon's bye week advice: 'Don't get into trouble'

Seems like pretty solid advice.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:10 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Connor Carrick, Denard Span, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels, Nats, Nick Barnett, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Darryl Tapp says London Fletcher is Redskins' best defensive player

Uh, Tapp? Ryan Kerrigan would like a word.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:35 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Connor Carrick, Darryl Tapp, London Fletcher, Mikhail Grabovski, Morning pixels, Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 10/01/2013

D.C. sports and the shutdown

Many people attempted to make hilarious jokes linking the federal government's shutdown with D.C. sports teams.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:47 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Capitals, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 09/27/2013

Emmitt Smith calls Redskins fans 'wishy-washy'

The former Cowboy with some advice for Redskins fans.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:29 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Caps, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 09/26/2013

RGIII asks Bryce Harper for sliding help

Someone please make this happen.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:34 AM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 08:51 AM ET, 09/24/2013

Could the Redskins be playing for first place soon?

Because optimism and/or Bud Light are wonderful things, check this back-of-the-envelope blog post out.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:51 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/23/2013

RGIII’s fumble and the ‘sucky rule’

Redskins quarterback admits he fumbles, but isn’t a fan of the NFL’s head-first QB slide rule.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Joe Theismann on RGIII: ‘He’s not 100 percent’

The eternal Redskins optimist isn’t worried about 0-2, and says you shouldn’t be either.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:01 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Gio Gonzalez, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 09/19/2013

Madden on RGIII

Legendary NFL analyst says RGIII doesn’t look like RGIII, and might not for the first half of the season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:15 AM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Madden, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 09/18/2013

Bryce Harper really loves giving high fives

This is just adorable.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:50 AM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Dan Haren, Ian Desmond, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 09/17/2013

Fred Smoot on Redskins: ‘It can’t get any worse’

The former Redskin has your daily dose of optimism.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:15 AM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Fred Smoot, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Richard Crawford

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Where’s the read option?

Fans are wondering what happened to the 2012 offense. Sonny Jurgensen asked Pierre Garcon to explain.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:39 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michael Wilbon, Morning pixels, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 09/13/2013

Pierre Garcon on Lambeau: ‘FedEx Field is louder’

Garcon says that, despite the crowd’s reputation, Sunday will be a level playing field.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:37 AM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Chris Thompson, Denard Span, Jayson Werth, Maryland, Morning pixels, Nats, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 09/12/2013

Christine Brennan to stop using ‘Redskins’ in USA Today column

The columnist becomes the latest in a string of media vowing to stop using the name.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:17 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Haren, John Wall, Jordan Bernstine, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 09/11/2013

Chip Kelly and Steve Spurrier

Chip Kelly took the NFL by storm in FedEx Field this week. Eleven years ago, in the same stadium, Steve Spurrier did the same.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:37 AM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chip Kelly, Media, Morning pixels, Redskins, Steve Spurrier

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 09/10/2013

RGIII’s pregame speech

Before everything went wrong in the first half, Comcast SportsNet cameras captured Robert Griffin III’s pre-game speech.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:19 AM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 09/09/2013

Oscar Schmidt takes a shot at the Wizards

Oscar Schmidt added a punch line about the Wizards into his acceptance speech at the Basketball Hall of Fame.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:10 AM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, Tony Kornheiser, Wizards

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Bryce Harper finally admits the effects of hitting the wall

Perhaps Harper is re-thinking his strategy.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:30 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Jim Haslett, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 09/05/2013

RGIII changes tune on getting hit

What a difference a year makes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:25 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, DeJon Gomes, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Fred Davis: ‘Teams wanted me for cheap’

Davis says he want's to make sure "every team feels it" when he plays them.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:49 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Davey Johnson, Fred Davis, John Wall, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 09/03/2013

Brian Dawkins compares RGIII to the Cowboys

Two former players say the glut of offseason coverage means opponents will be anxious to prove a point against Robert Griffin III.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:01 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Dawkins, ESPN, Jeff Saturday, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 08/30/2013

RGIII cleared by James Andrews, teammates unsurprised

Some of players can't believe we're still talking about this.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:21 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Craig Stammen, DeJon Gomes, Drew Storen, Jayson Werth, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Brian Dawkins sings ‘Hail To The Redskins’

A former Eagles player belts out the Redskins fight song.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:41 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ian Desmond, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Reed Doughty, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 08/28/2013

Marlins fans think Nats will struggle in 2014

This is a blog item about a web poll conducted during a Marlins TV broadcast. Yeah, I don't know either.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:06 AM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Nats, RGIII, Scott Boras

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 08/27/2013

Dale Earnhardt Jr. on RGIII and Rex Grossman

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:58 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dale Earnhardt Jr., ESPN, Morning pixels, Redskins, Rex Grossman, RGIII, Sara Walsh

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 08/26/2013

Rex Grossman says Redskins are 'damn good'

He isn't predicting a division title just yet, but Rex Grossman is excited about this Redskins team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:21 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Larry Michael, Morning pixels, Redskins, Rex Grossman, RGIII

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Bryce Harper on future children: 'I hope they golf'

Harper talks about his piano-playing, dancing not-yet-existing children.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:33 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Denard Span, Donte' Stallworth, Fred Davis, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, Trent Williams

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 08/14/2013

Logan Paulsen once almost beat up Chris Cooley

The two tight ends spend their radio chat talking about the good 'ol days.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:46 AM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Chris Cooley, Davey Johnson, Gio Gonzalez, Jayson Werth, Logan Paulsen, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Wilson Ramos

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 08/13/2013

Ian Desmond wants D.C. United fans at Nats games

Nats shortstop asks for help bringing rowdy United supporters into Nats Park. Will it work?

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:14 AM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barra Brava, D.C. United, Ian Desmond, Morning pixels, Nats, Screaming Eagles

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 08/12/2013

Craig Kimbrel praises Nats fans

Braves closer says D.C. baseball fans 'understand the game and care a lot about it.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:58 AM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braves, Morning pixels, Nats, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Fred Davis on touchdown celebration: 'I just spazzed out'

The Redskins tight end explains the touchdown celebration that drew a penalty.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Bryce Harper wanted to put Julio Teheran 'six feet under'

Harper may be left disappointed by a lack of retaliation.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:40 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryan Orakpo, Bryce Harper, Jayson Werth, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Nats and Braves fight on Twitter, Chipper Jones quits

A sad, dreary night featured lots of wacky fighting on Twitter, starring a huge cast of characters.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:33 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Chipper Jones, Morning pixels, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 08/06/2013

Laura Ingraham is a Nats fan

Conservative commentator announces that while she grew up a Yankees fan, she's now 'a Bryce Harper person'

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:03 AM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Fox News, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 08/05/2013

When the Redskins honored Art Donovan

Shortly before their last Super Bowl season, the Redskins paid tribute to Art Donovan, who talked about elephant dung.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Morning pixels, NFL, Redskins

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 08/02/2013

D.C. ranked as ninth most miserable sports city

Are you miserable?

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:10 AM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, John Wall, Leonard Hankerson, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Mike Rizzo on Drew Storen: 'I think we handled it perfectly'

Mike Rizzo addresses Tyler Clippard's public criticism.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Drew Storen, Kirk Cousins, Mike Rizzo, Morning pixels, Nats, Rafael Soriano, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Fred Smoot recalls getting tied to the goal post

The former Redskins defensive back tells a tale of rookie hazing.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Smoot, Ian Desmond, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Mike Shanahan doesn't have an e-mail account

Somewhat remarkably, the Redskins coach insists that he still does not have an e-mail account, nor has he ever looked at Twitter.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:16 AM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Pete Rose on Bryce Harper

Baseball legend says Nats outfielder 'plays recklessly,' but that he'll learn.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:06 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Morning pixels, Nats, Pete Rose

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 07/26/2013

DeAngelo Hall says the Redskins have 'unfinished business'

The Redskins veteran also admitted that he almost retired this offseason.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:39 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, DeAngelo Hall, Morning pixels, Nats, Randy Knorr, Redskins

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 07/25/2013

Shanahan on RGIII's injury: 'I learn every year'

At some point we'll all move past this, right?

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:25 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeJon Gomes, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Mystics, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Vinny Cerrato on RGIII's comeback

Former GM and current radio analyst says the Redskins will 'preach to [RGIII] about playing smarter.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:05 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Vinny Cerrato

Posted at 07:33 AM ET, 07/23/2013

Art Monk says Redskins name change should be 'seriously considered'

Monk and Darrell Green find more nuance in the name change debate than some of their Super Bowl-winning teammates.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:33 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Art Monk, Darrell Green, Morning pixels, Redskins, WTOP

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 07/22/2013

Racing Presidents feature Sharknado, Martha Washington

On a weekend of on-field fiascos, the Racing Presidents got creative. Also, they won an award. Look away.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:21 AM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Martha Washington, Morning pixels, Nats, Racing Presidents, Sharknado

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Under Armour collaborates with DC Comics, Warner Bros. for superhero gear

Niles Paul models the Superman version in this promo.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jordan Zimmermann, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Niles Paul on RGIII's leadership

What? RGIII is a leader?

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:42 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Jordan Zimmerman, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Wizards

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Bryce Harper explains his hair (Video)

It's all about the eyes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Brooks Laich, Bryce Harper, Caps, John Wall, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan, Wizards

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Harry Reid's presser includes Nats anecdote

At this point, the Senate Majority Leader is using a Nats reference at least once a week.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:46 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Bryce Harper Home Run Derby roundup

Everything you need to know about Bryce Harper's Derby appearance.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:25 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Donte' Stallworth, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 07/12/2013

Jayson Werth not a fan of Philly microphones

Werth took offense when a reporter's mike got a little too friendly.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:33 AM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ian Desmond, Jayson Werth, Jordan Zimmermann, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Anthony Rendon home run hits Phillies fan in the head

How to make that longer and more descriptive? No idea. Here's video of an Anthony Rendon home run hitting a Phillies fan in the head.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:15 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Rendon, Morning pixels, Nats, Phillies

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 07/10/2013

The Kastles, the Lakers and winning streaks

"We made history. Tonight is magic," Kastles coach Murphy Jensen said of the team’s victory.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Kastles, Lakers, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Logan Paulsen would let his daughter date Ryan Kerrigan

Where will they be registered?

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:35 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Logan Paulsen, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Kerrigan, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 07/03/2013

Wale thanks RGIII for 'alleviating DC's sports depression'

Is there anything RGIII can't do?

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:22 AM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Martell Webster, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Stephen Strasburg, Wizards

Posted at 07:42 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Brewers spell Jordan Zimmermann's name wrong on lineup card

All these Zimmerman(n)s take a toll on copy editors, and on bloggers, and on opposing bench coaches.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:42 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brewers, Jordan Zimmermann, Morning pixels, Nats, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 07/01/2013

Portis said he had 'more than 10 concussions

Former Redskins running back also tells CBS's Mike Freeman that he lost most of the pieces of his famous costumes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:00 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Portis, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 06/28/2013

Otto Porter excited to stay in Washington

The Wizards draft pick will be saving some money in moving costs.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:10 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Josh Wilson, Morning pixels, Nats, Otto Porter, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 06/27/2013

Davey Johnson on Bryce Harper: 'Have you ever seen him jog to first?'

The Nats skipper on Bryce being Bryce.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:57 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Rendon, Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Jordann Zimmerman, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 06/26/2013

Billy Kilmer, Bruce Boudreau at Nats game

A pair of former D.C. sports stars make high-profile appearances at Nationals Park, as the home team wins.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:42 AM ET, 06/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Billy Kilmer, Bruce Boudreau, Caps, Gio Gonzalez, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 06/25/2013

Washingtonian says the Wizards are a reason to love our city

Magazine's 'Best Of' issue cites Washington's worst pro team as a justification for local pride. Which is weird.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:26 AM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Theismann, Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Washingtonian, Wizards

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 06/24/2013

Bernard Hopkins tells RGIII to run from McNabb

Boxer advises Redskins QB that if Donovan McNabb keeps trying to get in touch, he should 'call the first police station.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:02 AM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bernard Hopkins, Donovan McNabb, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 06/21/2013

Alfred Morris: 'I feel faster. I feel stronger'

The Redskins running back is looking to let loose at training camp.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:30 AM ET, 06/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Jordan Zimmermann, Martell Webster, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Ryan Zimmerman, Wizards

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 06/20/2013

Jordan Reed surprised by Redskins draft call

The Redskins draft pick said he was not expecting the call from Shanahan.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:39 AM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ian Desmond, Jordan Reed, Kory Lichtensteiger, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 06/17/2013

The Nats, and World Series winners, through 68 games

Nineteen of the last 20 World Series winners have been over .500 through 68 games. The Nationals are not.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:34 AM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 06/14/2013

Drew Storen, Erik Davis discuss the 'circle of death'

The two Stanford alums discuss an on-campus death trap.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:42 AM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Craig Stammen, Drew Storen, Erik Davis, Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Donte' Stallworth: 'Literally, my butt caught on fire'

The newly signed Redskins wide receiver talked about his hot air balloon accident.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:34 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DCU, Donte' Stallworth, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Ross Ohlendorf

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 06/12/2013

Nats call up minor-league beer vendor

After years of great vending, this guy is getting his shot at the bigs.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:41 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Dan Haren, Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 06/11/2013

Local criminals embracing Nats gear

Two local crime stories this week prominently feature gear of the Washington Nationals.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:14 AM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 06/10/2013

Justin Tucker on FedEx Field

Ravens kicker says the Redskins home field was 'brutal' in 2012, as new sod is put down for the 2013 season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:10 AM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Justin Tucker, Morning pixels, Ravens, Redskins

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 06/07/2013

Nats holding equipment drive on June 9

If you're headed to Nats Park on Sunday, bring along your unneeded baseball gear.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:42 AM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 06/06/2013

MLB attendance down, Nats attendance up

There are problems in Washington. Attendance isn't one of them.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:43 AM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Haren, Ian Kroll, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Ian Desmond asks for loyalty from fans

The first two months of this season have set many Nats fans on edge. The team's shortstop asks them to stick with the team through good and bad.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:10 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ian Desmond, Jayson Werth, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 06/04/2013

When Deacon Jones joined the Redskins

NFL Hall of Famer may not have been known for his time in D.C., but he sure made for great newspaper copy.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:03 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Deacon Jones, George Allen, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 06/03/2013

How RGIII chose his new house

Robert Griffin III's real-estate agent explains how the quarterback turned down a larger house because it was less manageable.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:32 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 05/31/2013

Georgetown greats go to Miami to support Roy Hibbert

Otto Porter, Jeff Green and Greg Monroe travel south to watch another Hoya in the Eastern Conference finals.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:22 AM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Falk, Georgetown, Morning pixels, NBA, Otto Porter, Roy Hibbert

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 05/30/2013

Donovan McNabb on RGIII criticism: 'It's depressing to me'

Doug Williams also speaks on RGIII-mania.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Nats, Nick Sundberg, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 05/29/2013

Joe Theismann says RGIII is a more refined quarterback

The Redskins legend says RGIII looks better than last year.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:19 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Denard Span, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 05/28/2013

RGIII at Memorial Day Parade

Redskins quarterback rides through D.C. as an honorary Grand Marshal, but repeatedly tells media members that Monday's event was not about him.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:46 AM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Beer, Bryce Harper, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/24/2013

RGIII on his father's comments: 'I don't have a leash on my parents'

The Redskins quarterback doesn't have a problem with his outspoken dad.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Gio Gonzalez, Martell Webster, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Wizards

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013

Bryce Harper writes 'Pray 4 OK' on his game cap

The Nats outfielder debuted his own personal tribute to tornado victims.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Ian Desmond, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks, Morning pixels, Nats, Rafael Soriano

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Tiger Woods on RGIII

In town to promote the AT

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:15 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Tiger Woods

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 05/20/2013

New York Post columnist says Caps have 'Culture of Losing'

Larry Brooks thinks the Caps have a 'culture of losing.' He should take a look at the Wizards.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:46 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Media, Morning pixels

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Stephen Strasburg has a career night

Everything came up Strasburg last night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:55 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Ian Desmond, Kirk Cousins, Kurt Suzuki, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Bryce Harper's maybe, almost, not-quite concussion

"Nobody gets a concussion from getting hit on the chin."

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:20 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, John Wall, Mike Rizzo, Morning pixels, Nats, Wizards

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 05/15/2013

Bryce Harper mourns the loss of his beard

Not everyone was sorry to see the facial hair disappear.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:33 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Sad Caps collapse is sad

Maybe we'll get over this. Not today. But some day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:24 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 05/13/2013

Kurt Suzuki's first career ejection (Video)

The Nats catcher got tossed arguing a call in the ninth inning.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:20 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Kory Lichtensteiger, Kurt Suzuki, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 05/10/2013

Dan Snyder: 'We'll never change the name'

The Redskins team owner has taken a stand.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:39 AM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps, Dan Snyder, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 05/09/2013

Caps say there's no place like home

The home ice advantage is on everyone's mind.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Bryce Harper, Caps, Ian Desmond, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels, Nats, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Davey Johnson on wearing a cup

Nats manager tells the Junkies he got banged in the privates during spring training, and other funny stuff.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:09 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats, Shirley Povich

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 05/07/2013

The Caps' too many men penalty

The funniest image from game 3 in New York came after the Caps were whistled for too many men on the ice.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:01 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Joe Beninati, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 05/06/2013

What Mike Green's game-winning goal sounded like

You've already seen Mike Green's Game 2 winner multiple times, but you haven't heard it until you've listened to a mic'd up Mike Ribeiro.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:13 AM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Mike Green, Mike Ribeiro, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/03/2013

Steve Oleksy hangs out with fans after Game 1 win

The Caps rookie blue-liner made the game-winning pass, stopped a puck with his face, and then hung out with fans at a Chinatown bar.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, F.P. Santangelo, Morning pixels, Nats, Steve Oleksy

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Bryce Harper tries comedy in new Geico ad

Hey, look. It's Bryce Harper wearing kids clothes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:33 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Bryce Harper, Caps, Mike Green, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Davey Johnson was opposing manager for Tim Hudson's first, 200th win

The Nats manager will make a cameo in the record books.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:35 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Bryce Harper, Caps, Davey Johnson, Gio Gonzalez, Jordan Bernstein, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 04/30/2013

Late-night comics use Jason Collins to make Wizards jokes

Conan O'Brien and Stephen Colbert both take advantage of Jason Collins being gay to make cracks about his latest NBA team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:13 AM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jason Collins, Media, Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 04/29/2013

Vinny Cerrato on David Amerson

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:14 AM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Amerson, Morning pixels, Redskins, Vinny Cerrato

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Nats win means happy Nats

Thursday night's trouncing of the Reds led to a lighter mood in the Washington clubhouse.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:54 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danny Espinosa, Davey Johnson, Gio Gonzalez, Julia Alexandria, Kai Forbath, Kurt Suzuki, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 04/25/2013

Washington teams prone to slow starts

It's been a year of slow starts for Washington teams, so don't start panicking yet.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:34 AM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Jayson Werth, Morning pixels, Nats, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 04/24/2013

I was wrong on the Caps

I said the Caps were mediocre and would miss the playoffs, and I was wrong, so let me hereby gloat at myself.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:19 AM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Media, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 04/23/2013

Redskins NFL's fifth-worst drafting team, says ESPN the Magazine

Yes, the dark days of the past should best be left in the past, but ESPN the Magazine is here to remind you that the Redskins have been awful in the NFL draft.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:04 AM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, ESPN, John Wall, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 04/22/2013

Mets broadcasters question Davey Johnson

While the Nats were dropping the rubber match of a three-game set in New York, the Mets' broadcasters were wondering what was going on.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:11 AM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Jayson Werth, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 04/19/2013

Redskins react to season schedule release

Plan your weekend trip for week 5.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:18 AM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Bradley Beal, DeJon Gomes, John Wall, Josh Morgan, Kai Forbath, Morning pixels, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 04/18/2013

Bryce Harper has a 'flu game'

Apparently Harper plays well with the flu.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:25 AM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Kevin Seraphin, Morning pixels, Nationals, Nats, Wizards

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 04/17/2013

Don't hide Alex Ovechkin's lady or he'll destroy the locker room

Ovi is intense.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:02 AM ET, 04/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Evan Royster, Jack Hillen, Jan Vesely, Maria Kirilenko, Morning pixels, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 04/16/2013

Redskins playing celebrity softball

See Chris Cooley, Kai Forbath, Ryan Kerrigan and other famous athletes face off against Chick Hernandez and Mike Wise.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:01 AM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Redskins