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DC Sports Bog: May, 2012

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 05/31/2012

Morning pixels: Wizards secure third overall pick in the draft

Who the Wizards will take with the third overall pick is anyone’s guess.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:10 AM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Wizards | Tags:  Wizards, Nationals, Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Chris Pontius

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Tarik El-Bashir leaving The Post

Longtime Caps and Georgetown writer will join Comcast SportsNet to cover the Redskins.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:21 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins | Tags:  Tarik El-Bashir

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Nats attempting to set trombone record

Consider this fair warning if you’re offended by the idea of 500 trombones at Nats Park.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:22 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals

Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Alex Ovechkin and Vladi­mir Putin

Ovi finally got some face time with the Russian leader.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:48 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Caps, Capitals, Alex Ovechkin

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Zach Leonsis’s good luck charms

Wizards’ rep at Wednesday’s draft lottery will have two wedding bands and a Greek trinket in his pocket.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:05 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  Ted Leonsis, Ernie Grunfeld, Irene Pollin, Zach Leonsis

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Cal Ripken Jr. gives edge to Nats over Orioles

The famed Oriole says the Nats’ pitching depth gives them the edge.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:40 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  Nats, Nationals, Bryce Harper

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 05/30/2012

D.C. United, Texas A&M and the 12th Man

For the second time in five years, the Aggies are apparently interested in a banner that hangs in RFK Stadium.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:22 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United | Tags:  D.C. United, RFK Stadium, 12th Man

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Bryce Harper inspired roommate prank

A painted tribute to Harper on your wall makes a good birthday present.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:59 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  Nats, Nationals, Bryce Harper, Orioles, Adam Jones

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Kevin Payne, Greg Roche in D.C. United dunk booth

To raise money, the DC101 host trolled fans while United President and CEO took the shirtless angle.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:37 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United | Tags:  United, Kevin Payne, Greg Roche

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Dan Snyder, Mike Shanahan, Larry Michael help host George Allen fundraiser

Redskins front-office heavyweights are part of the hosting committee for the Virginia candidate for the U.S. Senate.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:16 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Cal Ripken Jr. on instant replay in baseball

The Orioles legend is on the side of technology.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:49 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles, Cal Ripken, Jr.

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Morning pixels: The Wizards and the draft lottery

Despite the John Wall success, the Bullets/Wizards franchise still has a sad legacy of draft lottery failure.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:17 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United, Wizards | Tags:  Zachary Leonsis, Kwame Brown, John Wall, Irene Pollin, Bryce Harper

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 05/29/2012

Robert Griffin III has the NFL’s top-selling jersey

A month into his pro career, the Redskins’ quarterback leads Tim Tebow, Peyton Manning and Andrew Luck in jersey sales.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:14 PM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Tim Tebow, Andrew Luck, Peyton Manning

Posted at 04:07 PM ET, 05/29/2012

Ian Desmond thinks Teddy should win

Jayson Werth isn’t the only Nats player who believes the country’s 26th president needs to win a stupid race.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:07 PM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ian Desmond, Jayson Werth, Teddy Roosevelt

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 05/29/2012

Baysox beer run in photos

The inaugural beer run in Bowie went off without a hitch.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:14 PM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Minor League Baseball | Tags:  Baysox

Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 05/29/2012

Gio Gonzalez calls for more ‘Chicken Mode stuff’

The Nats pitcher has called for a rubber chicken sacrifice to benefit the catchers.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:14 PM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Nats, Gio Gonzalez

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 05/29/2012

You can insult the Cowboys on your Maryland license plate

You can’t talk about the CIA or the FBI on the back of your car, but taking on America’s Team is fine.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:54 AM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 05/29/2012

Cal Ripken is selling hamburgers at Giant

Iron Man, who remains one of the most marketable athletes in D.C., now has a hamburger brand at area supermarkets.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:32 AM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Cal Ripken

Posted at 08:08 AM ET, 05/29/2012

Morning pixels: Bryce Harper is baseball’s fastest home run trotter

Here’s old-school for ya: the Nats’ phenom has three of MLB’s nine fastest home run trots this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:08 AM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Alex Ovechkin, John Wall, Steve McCatty, Thomas Boswell

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 12:08 PM ET, 05/25/2012

Josh LeRibeus compared to Russ Grimm

The Redskins draft pick has some big shoes and an impressive mustache to fill.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:08 PM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Josh LeRibeus, Russ Grimm

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 05/25/2012

Bowie Baysox introduce 1K beer run

Running around the warning track while drinking. What can go wrong?

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:22 AM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Minor League Baseball | Tags:  Bowie Baysox, Minor League Baseball

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Video of harness racing crash at Rosecroft Raceway

Tuesday night incident caused serious injuries for three drivers at the Fort Washington track.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:45 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Weirdness | Tags:  Rosecroft Raceway

Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Dave Feldman confirms his departure from Fox 5 on air

The Fox 5 sports anchor says leaving D.C. is bittersweet.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:23 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  Dave Feldman

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 12:49 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Riggo goes off the grid and into the wild

Former Redskins running back — and critic — will host a hunting and cooking show to debut in January.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:49 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 05/24/2012

RGIII the first to use III on his jersey

Is RGIII’s nameplate historic, or another product of sneaky marketing?

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:34 AM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Roy Helu, Jr.

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 05/24/2012

Morning pixels: Female sports fans are in the spotlight this week

A new show is creating controversy, Bryce Harper on ESPN and John Wall takes in a Mystics game.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:24 AM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Wizards, Redskins, Mystics | Tags:  Nationals, Redskins, Wizards, Mystics, Bryce Harper, John Wall, Mystics

Posted at 05:25 PM ET, 05/23/2012

Dave Feldman leaving Fox 5

Longtime sports director will exit D.C. market, return home to Northern California.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:25 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  Dave Feldman, Brett Haber, Lindsay Czarniak, Russ Thaler

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 05/23/2012

Man tours Cowboys Stadium in RGIII jersey

Bob McDonald, known to D.C. sports fans as a Washington Capitals anthem singer, shows up in Dallas wearing burgundy and gold.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:32 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Bob McDonald

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 05/23/2012

ESPN is the Nat Network

With two nationally televised games in a week, Baseball Tonight crew jokes that the N stands for Nats.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:09 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  ESPN, Karl Ravech, John Kruk, Mark Mulder

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 05/23/2012

Gio Gonzalez gives personalized headphones to Nats rotation

He is adding to the list of reasons why he’s one of the DMV’s most likeable athletes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:17 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Gio Gonzalez

Posted at 12:38 PM ET, 05/23/2012

The Mystics’ 15th anniversary video

Local WNBA franchise celebrates 15 years with help from Biz Markie, Wale, Common, Bill Simmons, Michelle Kwan, Sara Walsh, Kornheiser, Wilbon, Mike Green and Brandon Banks.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:38 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Mystics | Tags:  Bill Simmons, Brandon Banks, Wes Unseld, Mike Green, Biz Markie, Dwayne DeRosario

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 05/23/2012

RGIII talks about a gay former teammate

The Redskins QB was among those who told OutSports that they would support a gay teammate.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:50 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 05/23/2012

The Baltimore Bohemians Natty Boh mascot

New Baltimore soccer club has the greatest mascot in the history of organized sports.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:22 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United | Tags:  Natty Boh

Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 05/23/2012

Morning pixels: Redskins still lose cap space

What the latest ruling means and Tyler Clippard on winning in Philly.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:21 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Nats, Mystics | Tags:  Redskins, Nationals, Tyler Clippard, Roy Helu, Jr., Ivan Carter, John Wall, Mystics

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 05/23/2012

Trent Williams swings golf club, falls over

Trent Williams learned that hard way that playing golf is not so easy.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:38 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Brian Orakpo, Mike Shanahan, Trent Williams, Chris Wilson

Posted at 04:58 PM ET, 05/22/2012

Post Sports Live: Who should be the Nats closer, Redskins OTAs and the Caps’ offseason

The Post Sports Live crew discusses the Nats closer situation, RGIII’s locker location and free agent needs for the Caps.

By Post Sports editors  |  04:58 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:27 PM ET, 05/22/2012

The upper deck at FedEx Field

Here’s a partial look at some of the seat removal from the Redskins stadium, from the inside.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:27 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  FedEx Field

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 05/22/2012

Brandyn Thompson talks about running over Mike Shanahan

Redskins second-year cornerback on his Monday collision: ‘Ran into the boss man. Never want to do that.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:17 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Pierre Garcon, Brandyn Thompson, ESPN 980

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 05/22/2012

Joe Theismann: ‘If you didn’t have a bounty, you weren’t worth anything’

The Redskins legend admits that having a bounty on your head was a status symbol.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:19 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Joe Theismann

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 05/22/2012

Redskins’ Robert Griffin III interviews fellow rookies

Even in the most innocent of discussions, RGIII finds a way to endorse Adidas.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:45 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 05/22/2012

Adam Jones wears Let Teddy Win button during batting practice

Orioles outfielder joins growing list of MLB players who would like to see Giant Racing Teddy win a dang race.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:31 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  Adam Jones, Teddy Roosevelt, Oriole Bird, Jayson Werth

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 05/22/2012

Dario Franchitti at the Smithsonian

Two-time Indianapolis 500 winner drops in on Washington, and hits the American history museum.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:41 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Weirdness | Tags:  Dario Franchitti, Smithsonian

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 05/22/2012

Robert Griffin III with The Game

Redskins QB continues to rack up a list of famous people with whom he’s posed for photographs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:12 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 05/22/2012

Shaquille O’Neal responds to Michael Lee tweet on air

A brief discussion of NBA nicknames, courtesy of Shaq and Michael Lee.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:12 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  NBA | Tags:  NBA, Michael Lee

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 05/22/2012

Morning pixels: Someone threw something at Bryce Harper

No batteries, perhaps, but a bit of garbage fluttered toward the Nats outfielder during the ninth inning Monday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:37 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Tiger Woods, Eric Bickel, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 05/21/2012

CSN welcomes Robert Griffin III home

Regional sports network rolls out the monument-dotted carpet for the franchise quarterback.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:17 PM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 05/21/2012

Company will sell 1990 retro Georgetown shorts

Since everything old eventually becomes cool again, Retro College Cuts is selling 1990 Hoyas shorts.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:44 PM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown | Tags:  Alonzo Mourning

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 05/21/2012

Philly sports mag asks if it’s time for Phillies fans to hate the Nats

In its cover story previewing this week’s series, Philadelphia’s Sportsweek heralds the ‘Birth of a Rivalry.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:05 PM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats

Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 05/21/2012

The Nats explain their helmet snatching

Why do the Nats grab the batting helmets off the head of players who have just hit home runs? Ian Desmond and Chad Tracy explain.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:17 PM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ian Desmond, Chad Tracy

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 05/21/2012

Morning pixels: Cole Hamels changes his story

Once upon a time, the Phillies pitcher hit Bryce Harper because of old-school baseball. Now, it was an accident.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:24 AM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats | Tags:  Cole Hamels, Bryce Harper, Alex Ovechkin, Alexander Semin, Mike Rizzo, Thomas Boswell

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 05/21/2012

Robert Griffin III with Snoop Dogg

Redskins famous superstar continues to do famous superstar things.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:46 AM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Tyler Clippard, Chuck Liddell, Snoop Dogg, Ryan Kerrigan, Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 11:05 PM ET, 05/20/2012

Oriole wins MASN player of the game in Nats rout

Sunday the Nats rolled the Orioles. So why the heck was Xavier MASN’s player of the game?

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:05 PM ET, 05/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  Stephen Strasburg, Xavier Avery, MASN

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 05/20/2012

A Robert Griffin III Orioles jersey

One fan mixes O’s love with the Redskins top draft pick to create this bit of sports weirdness.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:33 AM ET, 05/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles, Redskins | Tags:  Robet Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/18/2012

Davey Johnson not a fan of Orioles fans anthem tradition

The Nationals manager asks that you leave your ‘O!’ at home.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Orioles | Tags:  Nationals, Orioles, Davey Johnson

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 05/18/2012

Robert Griffin III signs endorsement deal with EvoShield

Most popular D.C. athlete adds yet another sponsorship to his portfolio, this one in protective apparel.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:42 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 05/18/2012

Potomac Nationals owner retires as first-base coach to honor Mariano Rivera, Jackie Robinson

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:03 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Art Silber, Jackie Robinson, Mariano Rivera

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 05/18/2012

Chuck Brown on John Elway and the Redskins

Godfather of Go-Go had some words for John Elway after the Redskins won Super Bowl XXII.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:22 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Chuck Brown, Nekos Brown, John Elway

Posted at 10:35 AM ET, 05/18/2012

Nick Sundberg’s back tattoo gets more amazing

Redskins’ long snapper expands the Greek mythology scene that already dominated his back. It’s wild.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:35 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Nick Sundberg

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 05/18/2012

Morning pixels: Preakness is upon us

The 2012 Preakness Stakes are tomorrow, which means that some of you are carbo-loading, filling your camelbacks and decorating your crash helmets.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:59 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Preakness

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 05/18/2012

Robert Griffin III’s ‘Tonight Show’ interview

If it’s even possible, RGIII’s interview with Leno made him more likeable.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:49 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:31 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Robert Griffin III ‘Tonight Show’ clips

RGIII talks about the military, meeting the president and, of course, socks.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:31 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 06:41 PM ET, 05/17/2012

The MASN broadcast plan for Nats-Orioles

With both its baseball teams in first place, MASN will again present split broadcast booths on Friday and Sunday.

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:41 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bob Carpenter, F.P. Santangelo, Billy Ripken, Jim Hunter, Mike Bordick, MASN

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Nats Goon Squad gets t-shirts

After naming the team’s bench the Goon Squad, Chad Tracy got the t-shirts to prove it. And they’re awesome.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:30 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Bob Carpenter responds to Howard Bryant

MASN play-by-play voice takes ESPN columnist to task for his recent Stephen Strasburg work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:42 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bob Carpenter, F.P. Santangelo, Howard Bryant, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Storen, Bill Cowher, Henry Rodriguez, Kristina Akra

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Mike Shanahan says no Redskins Hard Knocks

The Redskins agreeing to do ‘Hard Knocks’ would be an awful thing.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:36 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Mike Shanahan

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Bethesda Big Train celebrity softball game features Redskins, Wizards, Mike Wise, me

Come to Shirley Povich field on Sunday and ask for autographs and rank the celebrities.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:55 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Mike Wise, Dan Hellie, Brandon Banks, Antwaan Randle El, Lorenzo Alexander, Kedric Golston, Angela Rypien, Ivan Carter

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Jeff Green on graduating from Georgetown

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:20 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown | Tags:  Jeff Green

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Caps at D.C. United

After other DMV athletes rallied around the Caps in the playoffs, some Caps decided to return the favor.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:18 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Chuck Brown: Athletes pay respect on Twitter

With the passing of Chuck Brown, D.C. lost a devoted sports fan.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:06 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Chuck Brown

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 05/17/2012

John Riggins previews Riggo on the Range

Former Skins star and analyst is now posing with dead piggies and dead fish for a huntin’ and cookin’ show.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:01 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  John Riggins

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Giant Bryce Harper head at Nats Park

Giant head fad continues with a giant head starring the Nats phenom outfielder.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:41 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Jayson Werth, Nationals Park

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Morning pixels: Mascots, Michael Morse and remembering a legend

Wizards mascot G-Wiz ranked as one of NBA’s best.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:41 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Redskins, Wizards, Nationals, United

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 05/16/2012

Michael Morse says Stephen Strasburg Hot Stuff incident didn’t happen

With Stephen Strasburg denying the incident, Ointment-Gate continues.

By Sarah Kogod  |  06:30 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, D.C. Sports Bog | Tags:  Nationals, Stephen Strasburg, Michael Morse

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 05/16/2012

Junkies producer puts Icy Hot in uncomfortable place

With the national media picking up the Stephen Strasburg discomfort story, one radio industry worker did some boots-on-the-ground research.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:35 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 05/16/2012

Nationals fans sacrifice a rubber chicken at Nats Park

Davey Johnson talked about chicken sacrifice to solve the injury woes. Here’s the next best thing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:05 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Davey Johnson, Nationals Park

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 05/16/2012

Kedric Golston’s plan to fix NCAA football

As Redskins linebacker Lorenzo Alexander points out, Golston’s plan to compensate college football players has at least one flaw.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:42 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Kedric Golston, Lorenzo Alexander

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Missing umpires and Stephen Strasburg

After the briefest of rain delays, Stephen Strasburg came back to the Nats Park field. The umpires didn’t.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:10 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Bryce Harper takes in UFC card at Patriot Center

Getting to sit cageside and have your picture taken with a Playboy Playmate means it’s good to be Bryce Harper.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:55 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Edwin Jackson, Bryce Harper

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Morning pixels: Robert Griffin III will appear on The Tonight Show

Not many D.C. athletes of recent vintage have risen to Tonight Show levels. RGIII is already there.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:57 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Jay Leno, Hugh Laurie, Davey Johnson, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Rob Dibble still telling Stephen Strasburg to suck it up

No one likes to criticize the Nats and Strasburg more than Rob Dibble.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:39 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Dale Hunter gets a standing ovation at Front Page

Caps ex-coach makes a visit to a local eatery, and leaves to cheers, possibly for the last time. Not to be morbid.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:21 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Dale Hunter, Jim Riggleman, Jim Johnson

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Post Sports Live: Dale Hunter’s resignation, Nats injuries and Harper’s homer

The Post Sports Live crew discusses Dale Hunter, Nats injury issues and Harper’s first home run.

By Post Sports editors  |  06:51 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Washington, eager to embrace the Nats

This city will put its Redskins obsession on hold and go ga-ga for a winning baseball team, The Post wrote in 1967.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:07 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Media

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 05/15/2012

ESPN columnist says Nats aren’t trying to win

Howard Bryant blisters Mike Rizzo and his front office over the plan to shut Stephen Strasburg down early.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:17 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A Curly W on a Kenyan mini-bus

This week in unlikely Nats logo sightings, it’s an elaborate graffiti-style Kenyan matatu.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:00 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Curly W

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Bryce Harper’s first home run prompts smiles, laughs, helmet snatching

The fans demanded a curtain call, and Harper obliged, and Ross Detwiler laughed.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:51 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Rick Eckstein, Chad Tracy, Bob Carpenter, Ross Detwiler

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Robert Griffin III’s draft day socks for sale

For $15, you can dress your feet like RGIII.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:50 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Bryce Harper’s mom made cookies for Gio Gonzalez

The Nats pitcher talks about Mama Harper’s cookies and ‘Dumb and Dumber.’

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:21 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Bryce Harper, Gio Gonzalez

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 05/15/2012

It’s 2:30 at Nats Park

The clock at Nationals Park was having issues on Monday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:39 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 05/15/2012

Kedric Golston on his run-in with a shark

The Redskins defensive tackle swears a shark knocked him off his Jet Ski in the Potomac.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:44 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Kedric Golston

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 05/15/2012

The Nats’ helmet snatching continues

The great unwritten story of this spring has another moment, as Chad Tracy snatches Roger Bernadina’s helmet.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:30 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ian Desmond, Roger Bernadina, Chad Tracy

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 05/15/2012

Morning pixels: Do the Caps need to be entertaining?

Should the Caps consider entertainment value in hiring their next coach? At least one expert says yes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:41 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Bob McKenzie, Dale Hunter, George McPhee, JaVale McGee

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Pops Mensah-Bonsu in British Subway ads

Former George Washington star is now an international pitchman for Subway sandwiches.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:26 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Bam-Bam with Band-Aid

Here's the look Bryce Harper sported after getting 10 stitches for hitting himself in the head with a bat.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:55 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Caps playoff exit, by the numbers

If you have an option to go drink a gallon of bleach instead of reading this, I’d take the option. Otherwise, battle on.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:53 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Mike Shanahan on his ‘franchise quarterback’

Redskins coach raves about Robert Griffin III at the team’s 80th anniversary kickoff event.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:51 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Kyle Shanahan, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Horse and giraffe heads at Nats game

Marathon day at the ballpark in Cincinnati led to two animals with prime front-row seats.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:49 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Horse, Giraffe

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Chick Hernandez replaces Kelli Johnson on Redskins beat

Comcast SportsNet will have a new Skins beat reporter this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Kelli Johnson, Chick Hernandez, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Morning pixels: That was a bad weekend

The whole optimistic ‘D.C. Spring’ thing hit a speed bump over the weekend. And then the speed bump hit back.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:46 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Henry Rodriguez, Bryce Harper, Joey Votto, Nick Young, George McPhee

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 05/12/2012

Craig Laughlin asks the Caps to win Game 7

Caps color analyst plays Adrian to the Caps’ Rocky, asking for a Game 7 victory.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:26 PM ET, 05/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Craig Laughlin, Mike Wise

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 05/12/2012

Bryce Harper’s bloody eye injury: photos and jokes

Here is the Nats phenom with Natitude running down his young cheeks, plus other funny-ish remarks.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:23 PM ET, 05/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Brian Orakpo, Ryan Kerrigan talk throwbacks

Orakpo and Kerrigan express relief that the Redskins throwbacks don’t look like Pittsburgh’s.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:00 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Brian Orakpo, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 05/11/2012

RGIII fever hits Petco

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:28 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Caps fans have Game 6 baby, name him Braden

Ok, ok, ok, it was just a happy coincidence. But this is still a pretty awesome story.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:07 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Screech skydives with the Golden Knights

Nationals mascot Screech has learned to fly.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:00 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Screech

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 05/11/2012

MSNBC: Bryce Harper hit by pitch because of his beard

Cole Hamels possibly intimidated by Harper’s ‘jaw thrusting behaviors’.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:32 AM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nationals, Bryce Harper

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 05/11/2012

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has high hopes for Robert Griffin III

Because why wouldn’t you talk about RGIII in a NASCAR interview?

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:28 AM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 05/11/2012

Morning pixels: Lets talk about moms

A Mother’s Day story, Brooks Laich on the New York Post headline and a John Wall chair.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:24 AM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards, John Wall, Brooks Laich, Matt Hendricks, Rick Ankiel

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 05/11/2012

Braden Holtby’s mom is a recording artist

If Tami Holtby wasn’t already a big enough star in Washington, here’s her album cover. Someone get it autographed.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:48 AM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Braden Holtby, Tami Holtby

Posted at 07:53 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Quotes from the 80th anniversary kickoff

What the dignitaries said during the first event of a season-long series of 80th anniversary Redskins celebrations.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:53 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Bruce Allen, Daniel Snyder, Robert Griffin III, Dexter Manley, Larry Michael

Posted at 06:42 PM ET, 05/10/2012

More photos of Redskins throwback uniforms

Throwbacks throwbacks throwbacks throwbacks throwbacks throwbacks throwbacks throwbacks plus quotes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:42 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 05/10/2012

New Nike Redskins throwback uniforms

In advance of its 80th anniversary season, the Redskins unveiled a preview of their throwback uniforms.

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:05 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 05/10/2012

New Redskins flag at Redskins Park

The team is flying a flag with a deep burgundy and a deep gold, which bodes well for the future.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:32 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Jason Chimera’s goal face on A1 of The Post

Obama? Sort of a big deal. Chimmer? Huge, huge, huge deal.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:03 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Jason Chimera, Barack Obama, Karl Alzner, Alexander Semin

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 05/10/2012

MLB Network compares Mickey Mantle and Bryce Harper

Since Harper has been in the big leagues for a couple weeks, might as well start comparing him to one of the greatest players of all time.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:24 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Mickey Mantle, MLB Network, Billy Ripken

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 05/10/2012

A Robert Griffin III acrylic painting

The latest entrant into the RGIII mania: No. 10, in the city, fighting off his NFC East rivals, on canvas.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:30 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Alzner says Caps can turn the page quicker with Dale Hunter

Caps defenseman says the coach spends less time dwelling on losses than Bruce Boudreau did.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:31 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 05/10/2012

New York Post sends Caps ‘home for summer’

This unfortunate New York Post headline is either poorly worded or in­cred­ibly premature.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:17 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Caps | Tags:  Caps

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 05/10/2012

Lorenzo Alexander preparing to take snaps at tight end

The Redskins’ linebacker says he getting mentally prepared to add tight end to his resume.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:44 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Lorenzo Alexander

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 05/10/2012

Colin Cowherd says the Redskins finish 5-11

ESPN radio host Colin Cowherd’s prediction for the Redskins is more flattering than last year's bold but inaccurate 2-14.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:51 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Colin Cowherd

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 05/10/2012

D.C. athletes supporting the Caps

As the D.C. Spring continues to blossom, more than a dozen non-hockey playing athletes get into the NHL playoffs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:48 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, D.C. United, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  John Wall, Robert Griffin III, Brian Orakpo, Graham Gano

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 05/10/2012

Morning pixels: Ovi’s 15 minutes of fun

Ovi did more in 15 minutes last night than most of us do all day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:11 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Mystics | Tags:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Mystics, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Davey Johnson, Lamont Peterson, Natasha Lacy, Lorenzo Alexander

Posted at 11:55 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Alex Ovechkin shoots while sitting down

Alex Ovechkin’s goal against the Rangers in Game 6 was plenty impressive. His shot attempt while spinning on the ground was even better.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:55 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Alex Ovechkin

Posted at 11:22 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Braden Holtby, his mom, and big-game Zen

As Caps fans freak out across the region, their big-game goalie is just kind of chill.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:22 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Braden Holtby

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 05/09/2012

The first Terp Awards show

Inaugural Maryland event features a gold Testudo, Josh Wilson, a flash job and a rapping defensive lineman.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:47 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Terps | Tags:  Tesudo, Chick Hernandez, Josh Wilson, Nick Faust

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Bryce Harper potentially worth $400 million, says ‘someone’

The idea of Bryce Harper making $400 million in pinstripes makes my head hurt.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:32 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Bryce Harper

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Tony Kornheiser says his show will remain on ESPN 980

After public pessimism, former Post columnist says he should be at ESPN 980 for another two years.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:01 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  Tony Kornheiser, ESPN 980

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Aaron Rodgers wants John Wall to teach him how to Dougie

Wizards point guard gets a jersey and a message from the Packers quarterback.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:29 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  John Wall, Aaron Rodgers

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Mystics do Navy SEAL training

A Navy SEAL led workout was a cruel surprise for the Mystics players.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:26 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Mystics | Tags:  Mystics, Natasha Lacy, Ashley Walker

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Charlie Manuel doesn’t believe Jordan Zimmermann

Phillies skipper says Zimmermann retaliated against Cole Hamels, no matter what Zimmermann told reporters.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:53 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Charlie Manuel, Bryce Harper, Jordan Zimmermann, Cole Hamels

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Hey look, empty seats at Citizens Bank Park

This is the weirdest thing ever. Philly fans support their teams through thick and thin? Why are they dressed as blue seats?

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:05 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Citzens Bank Park, Phillies

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Some Orioles fans not impressed with Josh Hamilton

Apparently one home run from Nick Markakis is as impressive as four from Josh Hamilton.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:28 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Is this the first Redskins RGIII tattoo?

Image appears to show that the creepy love of a quarterback with zero career NFL pass attempts has gone to the next level.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:22 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Robert Griffin III is trademarking ‘RGIII’

With everyone using his name for business purposes, the Redskins quarterback takes legal steps.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:54 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Morning pixels: Talking about beanball is not OK

Who is really old-school, America’s most beautiful city and what to do if you see a dinosaur in the woods.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Capitals, Bryce Harper, Brooks Laich

Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Andy Feffer on Take Back the Park weekend

The Nats COO reflects on one of the most highly hyped series in Nationals Park history

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:56 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park, Andy Feffer, Natitude

Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Brian Orakpo is good at football, bad at golf

The Redskins lineman had fun on the golf course, despite a bit of an accuracy problem.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:54 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Brian Orakpo, Mike Shanahan, Leonard Hankerson, Evan Royster

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Orakpo: You’d have to be dumb not to assume RGIII was starting

Redskins linebacker doesn’t mince words when asked for a reaction to RGIII ascension up the depth chart.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:58 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Robert Griffin III, Mike Shanahan, Daniel Snyder

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Kornheiser and Wilbon: RGIII was named the starter for PR reasons

PTI co-hosts both agree that Mike Shanahan’s May decision was not made for football reasons.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:02 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Mike Shanahan, Michael Wilbon, Tony Kornheiser

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Cal Ripken: Hitting Bryce Harper wasn’t old school

The Iron Man might be the definition of old school, and he says Cole Hamels throwing at the Nats rookie doesn’t qualify.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:45 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ken Rosenthal, Bryce Harper, Cal Ripken, Cole Hamels

Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Jan Vesely watches himself kiss his girlfriend on a Czech talk show

Having completed his rookie season in D.C., the Wizards project sits in on the famous Jana Krause Show.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:08 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  Jan Vesely, Jana Krause

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Kurt Warner says RGIII starter announcement is too soon

Former QB disagrees with the timing of the announcement. Or maybe he doesn’t.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:19 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 05/08/2012

DeJon Gomes mistaken for RGIII

Multiple cases of mistaken identity have some Redskins players being called RGIII.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:36 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Markus White, DeJon Gomes, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 05/08/2012

The Redskins’ 80th anniversary bus

In honor of 80 years of Redskins football, here’s a large vehicle with pictures of 80 years of Redskins football.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:35 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 05/08/2012

Screech throws Phillies fans out of Natmobile

With the Nats-Phillies rival in full bloom, here’s a video of Screech transporting Philly fans back to Citizens Bank Park.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:55 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Screech, Nationals Park

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 05/08/2012

More on the Shanahan-Orakpo fender bender

Shanahan and Orakpo shared a laugh over their golf cart collision.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:42 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Brian Orakpo, Mike Shanahan

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 05/08/2012

Bryce Harper, talking playoffs and old school

Nats phenom wasn’t a big leaguer when his future teammates started talking playoffs this spring, so he’s catching up.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:33 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 05/08/2012

Morning pixels: Worst loss in Caps history?

At least a few longtime Caps fans put Monday night’s disaster near the top of the list.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:58 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins, Nats | Tags:  Joel Ward, Robert Griffin III, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 05/07/2012

Barry Melrose picks Caps to win the Eastern Conference

Once a skeptic, the ESPN analyst now has Washington beating New York and New Jersey to advance to the Stanley Cup Finals.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:55 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Barry Melrose

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 05/07/2012

Shane Victorino blows a kiss at Nats Park

The Phillies outfielder helped spark a six-run ninth inning on Sunday night, and then he blew a kiss to...someone.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:53 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Shane Victorino, Bryce Harper

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 05/07/2012

Mike Shanahan drives into Brian Orakpo’s golf cart

Redskins coach might be a ‘Mastermind’ on the sidelines, but his golf-cart driving skills need some work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:18 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Brian Orakpo

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 05/07/2012

Nats radio team predicts Bryce Harper’s steal of home

Harper may have taken Cole Hamels by surprise, but Dave Jageler was all over it before it happened.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:42 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Cole Hamels, Charlie Slowes, Dave Jageler, 106.7 The Fan

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 05/07/2012

Video of Mike Green’s game 4 game winner

This is how the Caps’ game-winning goal looked and sounded, from a few rows behind the glass.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:49 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Mike Green

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 05/07/2012

Nats replace Philly Steak Sandwich with Natitude Steak Sandwich

Nationals Park wasn’t the only baseball thing renamed over one glorious weekend in May.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:22 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park, Natitude

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 05/07/2012

Gio Gonzalez’s awful slide into third base

Nats starter is a peach on the mound, but he could use some work on his base running techniques.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:00 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Gio Gonzalez

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 05/07/2012

Morning pixels: Natitude takes over

For most of a three-day weekend, the Nats’ marketing slogan was an inescapable buzzword. That’s a marketing win.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:47 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins, Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park, Bryce Harper, Dale Hunter, Robert Griffin III, Cole Hamels, Bryce Harper

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 05/07/2012

RGIII brings socks and cleats and gloves to rookie minicamp

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:43 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 09:11 PM ET, 05/06/2012

Bryce Harper steals home

The Nationals young phenom steals home. This kid isn’t playing around.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:11 PM ET, 05/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Bryce Harper

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/04/2012

Metro will bill the Caps for overtime

Thanks to an agreement with the Caps, Metro will bill the team for a portion of what it cost to run late service for fans.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Caps

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 05/04/2012

The Natitude Park sign

With Take Back the Park weekend finally here, the Nats go all in with a new sign outside the center field gate.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:20 AM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Natitude, Nationals Park

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 05/04/2012

Morning pixels: Philly paper promises ‘March on Washington’

If you thought Phillies fans would take the Take Back the Park’ campaign quietly, think again.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:57 AM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Andy Feffer, Bryce Harper, Nationals Park, Mike Rizzo

Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 05/03/2012

The Georgetown Caps inflatable

Here’s the story behind that giant 20-foot Caps player who’s been hanging out in Georgetown for three weeks.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:58 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Alan May takes on Pierre McGuire and Barry Melrose

Comcast SportsNet analyst tells ESPN 980 that ‘a lot of people make things up just so they’ve got something to talk about.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:59 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Dale Hunter, Barry Melrose, Pierre McGuire, Alan May

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Caps playoff beard update

Some of the Caps have a nice playoff beard happening and others aren’t even trying.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:49 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Bryce Harper catches a fly ball with his bare hand

Nats phenom’s whirlwind week continues with a catch in center field unlike many you’ll ever see.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:29 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, MASN, F.P. Santangelo

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Ian Desmond hits homer, goes vertical

Desmond’s first career walk-off home run was cause for a big-jump post-game celebration.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:46 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ian Desmond

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Lorenzo Alexander, Kedric Golston talk Caps

Two of the Redskins’ defensive stalwarts prove they aren’t just casual hockey fans.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:45 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Caps, Lorenzon Alexander, Kedric Golston

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 05/03/2012

Ian Desmond’s 9th-inning home run: the Charlie Slowes radio call

Another dramatic Nats comeback win was capped off with an Ian Desmond homer, and some Charlie Slowes excitement.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:38 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ian Desmond, Charlie Slowes

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 05/03/2012

Vincent Gray declares ‘Natitude Weekend’ in D.C.

With the much-hyped Phillies series finally here, Washington’s mayor gets in on the hype.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:06 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park, Vincent Gray

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 05/03/2012

Morning pixels: Mike Green, Trevor Booker ranked ‘hot’

Walk-off home runs, triple overtime and Karl Alzner’s mischievous pups.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:37 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Orioles, Wizards, Wizards | Tags:  Wizards, Nats, Caps, Mike Green, Trevor Booker, Ian Desmond, Bryce Harper, Orioles, John Wall

Posted at 12:50 AM ET, 05/03/2012

The Caps’ triple OT loss and bouncing back

Some fans felt despondent after the Caps fell to the Rangers early Thursday morning. The players, with any luck, did not.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:50 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Mike Knuble

Posted at 12:27 AM ET, 05/03/2012

Caps fans answer Rangers crowd with ‘Ovi’ chant

After Rangers fans heckled Alex Ovechkin at the 8-minute mark of periods in New York, the Verizon Center crowd answered in kind.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:27 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Verizon Center

Posted at 11:29 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Braden Holtby’s mom reacts to close calls in overtime

Watching your goalie son star in the NHL playoffs is clearly a stressful way to spend an evening in Washington.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:29 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Capitals, Braden Holtby

Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Nick Young and Gilbert Arenas rekindle their friendship

Young and Arenas bond over shopping and Starbucks.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:21 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  Wizards, Nick Young, Gilbert Arenas

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 05/02/2012

A Jayson Werth-Bryce Harper hybrid, and other scenes from Harper’s home debut

There may have only been 22,000 and change at Bryce Harper’s home debut, but many of them were distinctive looking.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:55 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Jayson Werth, Mark Rypien

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Baylor bookstore selling Redskins hats

This display of Redskins hats at the Baylor bookstore shows RGIII loyalty is serious business.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 05/02/2012

The attendance at Bryce Harper’s home debut

Yet again, a sub-par fan showing at a big Nats game has media folks tut-tutting.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:16 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Nationals Park

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Drew Storen puts Twitter handle on baseball glove

Nats closer’s father tweets a picture of a baseball glove with his son’s Twitter handle, @DrewStoren.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats | Tags:  Drew Storen, Twitter, Karl Alzner

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 05/02/2012

ESPN.com columnist worries that Robert Griffin III has a lack of rain experience

Of all the concerns raised about RGIII, I had never previously heard the precipitation concern.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:30 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Gregg Easterbrook

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Morning pixels: Redskins to preview Nike alternates next week

Uniform nerds will get a first peek at the Redskins’ 80th anniversary alternate duds at a private reception .

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:13 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Nats, Wizards | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Nene

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Bryce Harper’s throw from left field to home

Harper may not have homered in his home debut, but he made an insane throw, showing off his insane arm.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:19 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Gio Gonzalez flies his barber in from Oakland

There’s certainly a barber in the DMV that is good enough to save Gio the airfare.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:00 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals, Gio Gonzalez

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 05/01/2012

Tom Willis to throw first pitch at Nats game

D.C. native and longtime Washington baseball fan will throw Wednesday night’s first pitch. Also, he was born without arms.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:52 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Tom Willis, Nationals Park

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 05/01/2012

More on Bryce Harper playing softball on The Mall

Even more details on how Bryce Harper came to be playing in an environmental NGO game on The Mall.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:47 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 05/01/2012

Post Sports Live: Caps-Rangers, Harper’s home debut and the Redskins draft

The Post Sports Live crew discusses ice time, Harper‘s home debut and whether the Redskins should have drafted two QBs.

By Post Sports editors  |  03:26 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 05/01/2012

Cal Ripken endorses Bryce Harper

The Nats rookie might be cocky, but “I would rather have someone that’s a little bit cocky coming to the big leagues,” Ripken says.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:58 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  Cal Ripken, Bryce Harper

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 05/01/2012

Alex Ovechkin can’t hear the Madison Square Garden crowd

A year after Bruce Boudreau said the MSG fans weren’t that loud, Alex Ovechkin tells them he cannot hear their voices.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:59 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Alex Ovechkin

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 05/01/2012

Bryce Harper plays softball on the Mall

Nats phenom happens by a game between environmental NGOs near the Washington Monument, decides to pinch-hit.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:31 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 05/01/2012

Morning pixels: Ovi’s time on ice

Even in a win, Ovi’s lack of playing time is the story of the night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:03 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Terps, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, Nationals, Wizards, Redskins

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Chris Pontius gives John Wall his own United jersey

If we see the Wizards star in another Red Bulls jersey, we’ll now know it was by choice.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:49 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United | Tags:  Wizards, D.C. United, John Wall, Chris Pontius

Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Nats will honor usher injured in dog attack on children

After Andre Hawthorne threw himself in between kids and dogs on his way home from Nats Park, the team will honor him on Tuesday.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:43 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Skip Bayless, ‘First Take’ have dumb RGIII Cousins debate

If you don’t have enough time to slam your head into a cement wall 700 or so times this week, you could read this.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:14 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Skip Bayless, Eric Mangini, Mike Shanahan, Kirk Cousins

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Watch Redskins draft pick Robinson run down RGIII

No need for introductions: These two have met before.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:38 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Keenan Robinson

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 04/30/2012

The woman who announced the Kirk Cousins pick

Some Skins fans wanted to know who made the official announcement of the Kirk Cousins pick. It was a contest winner.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:21 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Kirk Cousins

Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 04/30/2012

LeRibeus curses, apologizes, curses again

The Redskins’ newest guard is quickly becoming one of the most entertaining draft picks.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:19 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Josh LeRibeus

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Meet your draft pick: Keenan Robinson

Like his fellow draft pick Kirk Cousins, he did not expect to be a fourth rounder.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:53 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Keenan Robinson, Robert Griffin III, Kirk Cousins

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Kirk Cousins says he was ‘shocked’ when Redskins chose him

Team’s fourth-round pick tells Dan Patrick he’ll ‘keep an open mind’ about his surprising NFL destination.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:36 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Robert Griffin III, Mike Shanahan, Thomas Boswell

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 04/30/2012

The fan who ran toward Bryce Harper

During his Saturday night debut, a fan reportedly wearing Nats gear ran onto the field and attempted to reach Bryce Harper.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:31 AM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 04/30/2012

Glenn Brenner being inducted into D.C. Sports Hall of Fame

Beloved former sportscaster headlines next week’s induction ceremony at Nationals Park.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:16 AM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Redskins | Tags:  Glenn Brenner, Sam Lacy, Adrian Dantley, Darrell Green, Joe Gallagher, Sam Lacy

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 04/30/2012

Bryce Harper’s eye black in L.A.

He might have shelved the Ultimate Warrior look, but the Nats’ most potent offensive player is still getting marked up.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:27 AM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats

 

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