DC Sports Bog: Niles Paul


Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 01/02/2014

Redskins holiday story outtakes (video)

Grown men reading a classic tale while fighting the giggles. Happy holidays.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:25 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Josh Morgan, Niles Paul, Redskins. Alfred Morris, Santana Moss

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 11/21/2013

The Redskins and vanity plates

Most of the players I talked to shot down the idea of vanity plates. Until I got to Santana Moss.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:56 AM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darryl Tapp, Niles Paul, Redskins, Santana Moss

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 11/13/2013

Niles Paul tackling children during mini combine

I don’t know what’s going on in this picture, but I’m pretty sure it’s a penalty.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:05 AM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Darrel Young, Darryl Tapp, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Niles Paul and kick returns

The Redskins tight end could set a couple of NFL records for kick returns by a tight end.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:37 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 11/04/2013

Stephen Bowen as Walter White, Alfred Morris as Tarzan

The Redskins players got festive during this Bowen-hosted Halloween party.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:54 AM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Barry Cofield, Niles Paul, Redskins, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 11/01/2013

D.C. athletes do Halloween

A look at how some local stars dressed up and celebrated.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:49 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Gettis, Caps, Jan Vesely, Karl Alzner, Lucas Giolito, Nats, Nick Sundberg, Niles Paul, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Niles Paul on being raised by teenage boys, excessive vacuuming and love of superheroes

Over pedicures, the Redskins tight end talks about the effects of being raised by teenage boys after his mom’s death.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:52 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Athlete's Feet, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Redskins playbook no longer has trash talk function

Someone took away the fun feature, perhaps because the insults were pretty lame.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:53 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Niles Paul on Mike Shanahan’s slow-motion yelling

When coach and player met in the halls after the dressing down, Shanahan did something unexpected.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:26 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 09/15/2013

Mike Shanahan yelling in slow motion is terrifying

This might be the only thing more horrifying than the score.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:06 PM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 09/11/2013

Niles Paul and Chris Thompson’s D.C. skyline socks

The newest fashion trend in the Redskins locker room.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:05 PM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Thompson, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 09/09/2013

Alfred Morris’s colorful gameday outfit

It's like Bill Cosby meets Clinton Portis.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:01 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Niles Paul, Redskins

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 09:31 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 01:06 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Niles Paul's backfired prank

There's a reason that Paul won't be telling this story often.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:06 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Dominique Hamilton, Niles Paul, 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 02:20 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Redskins teammates react to Ryan Kerrigan's commercial

Redskins linebacker gets rave reviews

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:20 PM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Josh Morgan, Niles Paul, Redskins, Rob Jackson, Ryan Kerrigan, Stephen Bowen

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 12:12 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Niles Paul, Donte Stallworth, Chris Baker make Richmond tribute videos

Some of the players plan to document their Richmond adventure via Instagram video. I am okay with that.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:12 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, Donte' Stallworth, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Redskins players chronicle trips to Richmond

The players seem to be embracing their new digs.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:59 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Jeremy Trublood, Jordan Bernstine, Kai Forbath, Leonard Hankerson, Nick Sundberg, Niles Paul, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

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 09:34 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 09:43 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 04:17 PM ET, 05/30/2013

RGIII's playlist for Redskins OTA sessions

The rap heavy playlist was designed to be a team pleaser.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:17 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 05/29/2013

Which Redskins players would pose for Playgirl?

More than you'd think.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:54 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chris Chester, Kedric Golston, Niles Paul, Redskins, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 05/01/2013

Niles Paul: 'Rambo is my state of mind'

The Redskins tight end is taking the presence of another team Rambo in stride.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:28 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 04/12/2013

Morning Pixels: Bradley Beal and John Wall talk 'swag'

The Wizards duo discuss who is more "swaggy."

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:59 AM ET, 04/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Davey Johnson, Gio Gonzalez, John Wall, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 04/11/2013

Morning Pixels: The actual story of the Bullets' 1978 championship trophy

Irene Pollin came forward to dispute the original tale told by Ted Leonsis.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:31 AM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Wizards

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

Morning Pixels: Stop comparing Bryce Harper to LeBron

Stop it. Stop it now.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:06 AM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Josh Morgan, LeBron James, Morning pixels, Nationals, Nats, Niles Paul, Ryan Matthews

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 03/28/2013

Morning Pixels: Bryce Harper donates 40 bats to his former Nevada team

The bats were a big deal to a program that operates on a small budget.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:37 AM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Bryce Harper, Ian Desmond, Morning pixels, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 03/07/2013

Morning Pixels: Nats, Phillies and that darn slippery baseball

Hooray for rivalries.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:37 AM ET, 03/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats, Nene, Niles Paul, Redskins, Steven Strasburg, Tyler Moore, Wizards

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 02/08/2013

Morning Pixels: Rubber goat and cow sacrifice at Kettler

The Caps could certainly use some mojo.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:40 AM ET, 02/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner, Martell Webster, Morning pixels, Niles Paul, Redskins, Terps, Wizards

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 01/31/2013

Niles Paul, Darrel Young on military goodwill trip in Japan

The two Redskins are tweeting their adventures in Japan.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:05 PM ET, 01/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Niles Paul learns Gangnam Style

The Redskins tight end has gotten the worldwide dance craze down, thanks to a few training videos.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:58 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gangnam Style, Niles Paul, Redskins, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 11/30/2012

Morning Pixels: RGIII on his own marketability

The Redskins rookie says it's not what you look like, but what you represent.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:58 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denard Span, Morning pixels, Nationals, Nats, Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Wizards

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 11/16/2012

Morning Pixels: Athletes plus Twitter equals free stuff

Athletes have Twitter all figured out.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:52 AM ET, 11/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Josh Morgan, Michal Neuvirth, Morning pixels, Nationals, Nats, Niles Paul, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Steve Lombardozzi, Wizards

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 11/14/2012

Kirk Cousins loses bet, has to wear Nebraska gear

The rookie quarterback is being a good sport about his fate.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:03 PM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, DeJon Gomes, Kirk Cousins, Niles Paul, Redskins, Roy Helu

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 10/30/2012

Redskins players getting into the Halloween spirit

Redskins players talk about costumes, past and present.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:52 PM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Alfred Morris, Brandon Banks, Josh Morgan, Niles Paul, Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 10/30/2012

Morning Pixels: Mike Shanahan through 40 games

The first 40 games of Mike Shanahan's tenure do not match up well against other 40-game spells in Redskins history.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:52 AM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Niles Paul, Redskins, Vincent Gray, Wizards

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Fans to pick Alfred Morriss Halloween costume, teammates weigh in

The Redskins players are divided on which costume best suits Morris.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:02 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Alfred Morris, Josh LeRibeus, Niles Paul, Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 10/17/2012

Niles Paul almost recovered a Vikings helmet for a touchdown

For a brief moment, Niles Paul thought he had caused a fumble

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:05 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Capri Sun sends Niles Paul a juice security system

The juice drink company came up with a way to keep Paul’s juice theft-proof.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:59 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Niles Paul

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 09/13/2012

Last Thing: Niles Paul on singing out loud in his car

Niles Paul is quickly becoming a favorite interview.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:54 AM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Niles Paul, Last Thing

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 08/29/2012

Niles Paul explains ‘cuffing season’

The Redskins receiver talks about settling down with a lady friend for the winter.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:56 AM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Niles Paul

Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 08/28/2012

Teammates react to Chris Cooley’s departure

Several current and former Redskins pay tribute to the fan favorite online.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:19 PM ET, 08/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Chris Cooley, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Niles Paul, Clinton Portis

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 08/27/2012

Josh LeRibeus booed off stage during Redskins’ rookie skit

Perhaps 300-pound linemen should keep their clothes on.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:28 AM ET, 08/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Josh LeRibeus, Niles Paul, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 08/23/2012

Morning pixels: Chipper Jones continues his Nats ‘man-crush’

Last night’s farewell to Chipper Jones left everyone a little emotional.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:42 AM ET, 08/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Football, D.C. United, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Mark DeRosa, Adam LaRoche, Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman, Mike Rizzo, Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Niles Paul, Kirk Cousins, Leonard Hankerson, Clinton Portis

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/16/2012

Morning pixels: RGIII’s locker

Super heroes and inspirational sayings are so very RGIII.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Stephen Strasburg, Randy Edsall, Niles Paul, Kirk Cousins, Chris Cooley, Joe Gibbs

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 07/30/2012

Redskins can use iPad playbook to anonymously trash talk each other

It’s all fun and games until someone’s feelings get hurt.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:10 PM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Chris Cooley, Niles Paul, Brandon Banks, Ryan Kerrigan, Brian Orakpo, Chris Wilson

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 07/30/2012

Niles Paul on Capri Sun and his camp roommate, DeJon Gomes

Even the simplest of roommate fights can be fixed with some juice.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:29 AM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Niles Paul, DeJon Gomes

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 07/26/2012

Morning pixels: RGIII responds to Osi Umenyiora

Of course, the response from the Redskins quarterback was nothing short of perfect.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:58 AM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Stephen Strasburg, Michael Morse, Niles Paul, Dwayne DeRosario, Chris Pontius

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 07/11/2012

RGIII is still checking in on his teammates

Redskins quarterback might be a rookie, but that hasn’t stopped him from asking more senior players if they’re working out.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:01 PM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Niles Paul

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 07/10/2012

RGIII asks his teammates ‘Why?’

Robert Griffin III has been studying up on his motivational techniques.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:22 AM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Niles Paul, Anthony Armstron, Terrence Austin, Tim Hightower, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 07/02/2012

D.C. athletes support Bryce Harper for All-Star Game

Local pros take to social media to ask fans to vote for the Nats’ teenage phenom.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:09 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Ryan Kerrigan, Niles Paul, Josh Wilson, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 05/25/2012

Morning pixels: DMV sports headed into some lean times

D.C. athletes kept themselves busy on a collective night off.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:50 PM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Nationals, Robert Griffin III, Brandon Banks, Niles Paul, Brian Orakpo, Ryan Zimmerman, Adam LaRoche, Bryce Harper

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Shelvin Mack and Chris Neild, now in beat form

DMV sports fan Ryan Kopf pays tribute to local athlets in dance form.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:36 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Redskins, Wizards, Shelvin Mack, Chris Neild, Niles Paul

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 04/23/2012

Morning pixels: RGIII trolls Todd McShay

Future Redskins quarterback has not forgotten the draft experts who thought he should be an NFL wide receiver.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:53 AM ET, 04/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, D.C. United, Wizards | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Todd McShay, Niles Paul, Chris Pontius, Alex Ovechkin

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 04/05/2012

Betting on speed runs in the Redskins family

Washington receivers debate who is the fastest.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:35 PM ET, 04/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Brandon Banks, Niles Paul, Terrence Austin, DeAngelo Hall

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 02/16/2012

Rex Grossman’s ‘dream scenario’ involves the Redskins

Last year’s starter wants to come back to Washington and ‘play consistently’ in 2012.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:34 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Rex Grossman, Leonard Hankerson, Niles Paul