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DC Sports Bog: October, 2013

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Ted Leonsis paid a man $100 to stop singing ‘American Pie’

That’s the kind of thing you can do when you’re a billionaire and somebody is being annoying.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  03:47 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ted Leonsis

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 10/31/2013

D.C. sports inspired pumpkins

Sadly, no one wanted to pay tribute to the Wizards this year.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:00 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Halloween, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Redskins letter at Redskins Store

Remember the Redskins letter about the team name? They’r now giving it to customers at the team stores.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:16 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Redskins

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 10/31/2013

Wizard Girls model costumes on ‘Inside Edition’

Witches, devils and leopards all make an appearance.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:54 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wizard Girls, Wizards

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 10/31/2013

Fred Davis admits to falling asleep in meetings

The Redskins tight end is nothing if not honest.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:39 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Redskins

Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Haynesworth tees off on Shanahan

Not content to fire away at Chris Cooley, the former Redskins lineman and giant bust also unloads on the team’s coach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:00 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Albert Haynesworth, Chris Cooley, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Haynesworth says Cooley ‘sounds as stupid as he looks’

Albert Haynesworth responds to Chris Cooley’s criticism with a litany of personal attacks.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:22 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Albert Haynesworth, Chris Cooley, Redskins

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Brian Orakpo, RGIII partners in Texas iced tea business

Both Redskins have financial interest in a Texas iced tea business.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:01 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Redskins promote ‘homecoming’ against Chargers

Last year, DeAngelo Williams got fired up that the Redskins had chosen the Panthers for their ‘Homecoming’ game. This year, it’s the Chargers

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:53 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chargers, DeAngelo Willams, Redskins

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 10/30/2013

San Francisco Chronicle gives up ‘Redskins’

A San Francisco daily becomes the latest media outlet to bail on using the Redskins nickname.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:47 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Media, Redskins

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Roy Helu and his year’s supply of Suave

Another day, more free stuff.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Roy Helu, Suave

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 10/30/2013

The time Phil Chenier cursed at Steve Buckhantz

Forty years ago, Steve Buckhantz refereed a game featuring Phil Chenier. It didn’t end well.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:30 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Phil Chenier, Steve Buckhantz, Wizards

Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Alfred Morris dances in NFL’s Play 60 ad

The lovable running back dances and giggles his way through this NFL commercial.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:03 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Redskins

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Wizards featured in ‘Delivery Man’ trailer

The day we’ve been waiting for has finally arrived: you can catch a brief glimpse of the Washington Wizards in the trailer for Vince Vaughn’s new movie.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:46 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Vince Vaughn, Wizards

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Doug Williams nearly worked for the Redskins

Former Redskins quarterback and Bruce Allen colleague says he was set to join the team in 2011, before Grambling came calling.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:58 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, Doug Williams, Redskins

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 04:39 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Redskins struggle in Denver, Redskins-Chargers, and Wizards’ season predictions

The PSL crew breaks down RGIII’s performance against the Broncos, talks to Redskins beat writer Mark Maske and previews the Wizards season.

By Mitch Rubin  |  04:39 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Post Sports Live

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 10/29/2013

The Redskins and second-half routs

It’s been more than 60 years since the Redskins gave up so many points in a second-half. Time for a trip to the archives.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:40 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Sammy Baugh, Shirley Povich

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Watch Brandon Banks’s 107-yard CFL TD

The former Redskins special teamer is now in Canada, running kicks back into the end zone.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:01 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Brandon Marshall and Martellus Bennett, again

This is the story that will never die. Well, all stories never die. They just bubble up and spew out of your computer screen again and again. Or your phone, I guess.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:12 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Marshall, Brandon Meriweather, DeAngelo Hall, Martellus Bennett, Redskins

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 10/29/2013

The Suns, Gortat and Polish Heritage Night

The Phoenix Suns are having a Polish Heritage Night without their Polish star, but fans will come back when the Wizards visit Phoenix.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:06 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marcin Gortat, Wizards

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Randy Wittman on Otto Porter: ‘I don’t know who he is’

Wizards coach says he hasn’t gotten a chance to know the rookie: “He’s not been able to step on the floor one day yet.”

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:45 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Otto Porter, Randy Wittman, Wizards

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Steve Oleksy breaks his skate, hilarity ensues

Left with only one wheel, Oleksy was forced to hop, slide and tumble his way to the bench.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:04 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Steve Olesky

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 03:24 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Alfred Morris on Dez Bryant’s sideline meltdown

“You’ve got to have some kind of cojones to do something like that.“

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:24 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Dez Bryant, Redskins

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Chris Cooley calls Albert Haynesworth ‘an awful human being’

The former Redskins tight end says the former Redskins defensive lineman never wanted to play for this team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:03 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Albert Haynesworth, Chris Cooley, Redskins

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Redskins fans chant ‘Keep the Name’ in Denver

During Washington’s weekly pep rally during road games, fans broke out into a ‘Keep the Name’ chant.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:32 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, Redskins

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Man dressed as RGIII runs Marine Corps Marathon while juggling footballs

I don’t know when this guy finished, but if it took him less than 18 hours, I’m impressed.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:16 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marine Corps Marathon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Georgetown’s Jabril Trawick dunks while wearing mascot head

There was singing, dancing, and lots of dunks at Georgetown on Friday night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:00 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Hoyas, John Thompson III

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 10/28/2013

Dexter Manley apologizes for insulting Troy Aikman on WTOP (updated)

Former Redskins great made a habit of flirting with the lines of good taste. Monday, he went to the other side.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:18 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dexter Manley, Redskins, Troy Aikman

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 10/28/2013

Critics dislike Washington’s playcalling

As the Broncos pulled away, the Redskins stopped running the ball. That left an opening for Monday Morning Playcallers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:32 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kyle Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII

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 09:13 PM ET, 10/27/2013

Bowen: Redskins should have won

The final score wasn’t close. But more than one Redskins player said that didn’t reflect what happened.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:13 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Redskins, RGIII, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 08:07 PM ET, 10/27/2013

Redskins-Broncos best and worst

Best and worst moments from Washington’s 45-21 loss to the Broncos Sunday afternoon in Denver.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:07 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Broncos, Mike Shanahan, Peyton Manning, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 10/25/2013

Redskins: No connection with ‘Bravehearts’

TMZ says something something something about the Redskins and the ‘Bravehearts.’ The Redskins tell you to calm down.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:13 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 10/25/2013

Dan Snyder offers to buy the Redskins van

In an act of goodwill, the Redskins team owner has offered to personally purchase the van.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:14 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Redskins

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 10/25/2013

Don Geronimo calls Redskins debate ‘stupid’

D.C. radio legend comes back to D.C., calls D.C.’s debate of the moment ‘stupid.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:32 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Al Sharpton, Don Geronimo, Eugene Robinson, Glenn Beck, Redskins

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 10/25/2013

When Matt Williams’s grandpa played for the Senators

Matt Williams’s grandpa played baseball in Washington. It was only for six games, but still.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:10 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bert Griffith, Matt Williams, Media, Nats

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 10/25/2013

Caps players with dogs, Part II (Video)

You can never have too many photos of hockey players and dogs together.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:17 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Carlson, Karl Alzner

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 10/25/2013

Maryland reminds students that football games are 60 minutes

Amid repeated stories about student attendance at football games, Maryland sends out a notice before Saturday’s meeting with Clemson.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, Scott Van Pelt, Terps

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 04:59 PM ET, 10/24/2013

Brandon Meriweather reached out to Brandon Marshall

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:59 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bears, Brandon Marshall, Brandon Meriweather, Redskins

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 10/24/2013

Roy Helu Jr. wants a Suave sponsorship

Redskins running back and his smooth locks could be in the market for a shampoo deal. Get at him, Suave.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:05 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Larry Michael, Redskins, Roy Helu Jr.

Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 10/24/2013

Last Thing: Darryl Tapp is ‘very secure’ in his manhood

The Redskins linebacker is also a bit of a romantic.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:28 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darryl Tapp, Last Thing, Redskins

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 10/24/2013

Redskins van provides new life for its owner

This burgundy and gold van is more than just a symbol of fandom to its owner.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:01 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Bob Costas has been avoiding ‘Redskins’ for years

NBC broadcaster tells SportsTalk 570 that, without fanfare, he’s been trying not to say ‘Redskins’ for several years.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:49 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Costas, Redskins

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 10/24/2013

John Wall already writing ‘playoffs’ on his shoes

John Wall started writing ‘playoffs’ on his shoes during the preseason.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:33 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Wall, Wizards

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/24/2013

RGIII: ‘I’m used to being the underdog’

The Redskins are 14-point underdogs heading into Sunday’s game against the Broncos.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:09 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Daniel Snyder modeling sneakers from Kevin Durant

The photo of Daniel Snyder modeling some jazzy kicks will make your day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:09 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Redskins

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 10/23/2013

When the Orioles had to define ‘nachos’

The Orioles’ 1980 game program had to explain what nachos were, and the text is amazing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:55 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Mark May on Redskins: ‘If I was the owner, I’d bring back Joe Gibbs’

The former Redskins lineman calls Mike Shanahan a “lame duck coach.“

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:31 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark May, Redskins

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Jake Plummer will be rooting extra hard against the Redskins

Jake Plummer’s long-ago issues with Mike Shanahan have been well documented. He says nice things now, but is also rooting hard against Washington.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:28 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Broncos, Jake Plummer, Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Otto Porter on bonding with a homeless man over Georgetown basketball

The Wizards rookie answers questions about his random act of kindness.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:03 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Hoyas, Otto Porter Jr. Otto Porter, Wizards

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 10/23/2013

The man with the Redskins pins

The man who was passing out ‘I Support the Name’ pins at FedEx Field on Sunday explains his motivation.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:31 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Gilbert Arenas on his Wizards contract

Gilbert Arenas admits that his contract was terrible, but says he got paid for what he had done, not what he was gonna do.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:24 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gilbert Arenas, TMZ, Wizards

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Verizon Center’s flashing billboards

Some people like the flashing billboards outside Verizon Center. Other people hate them. Here’s what they’re showing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:59 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Monumental Network, Verizon Center, Wizards

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 02:24 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Darrel Young defends Brandon Meriweather

Redskins fullback offers a hearty defense for his suspended teammate, and calls Brandon Marshall’s protestations ‘ridiculous.’

By Dan Steinberg and Sarah Kogod  |  02:24 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Marshall, Brandon Meriweather, Darrel Young, Redskins

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 10/22/2013

John Feinstein and Gary Williams discuss wine in Calvert-Woodley circular

Legendary college basketball coach, legendary college basketball scribe talk wine. Feinstein reveals his nickname is “Chardonnay Boy.“

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:26 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Williams, John Feinstein, Media, Terps

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 11:12 AM ET, 10/22/2013

More 12-topping Redskins pizzas

Many, many, many more photos of pizzas engorged with hideous yet compelling displays of multi-colored toppings.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:12 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Denver plans to honor Mike Shanahan on Sunday

The Broncos have a tribute planned for Shanahan’s return to Denver.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:14 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 10/22/2013

The Redskins have lost six straight coin flips

The Redskins have played six games this season. They’ve lost the coin flip before each one. That’s weird.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:52 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

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 07:44 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Martellus Bennett wanted to punch Brandon Meriweather

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett calls the suspended Redskins safety a ‘scumbag’ on a Chicago radio program.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:44 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bears, Brandon Meriweather, Martellus Bennett, Redskins

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Three Ditkas at FedEx Field

At least three Bears fans attempted to pay homage to the long-ago Chicago coach Sunday afternoon.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:00 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bears, FedEx Field, Mike Ditka, Redskins

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Brandon Marshall says Brandon Meriweather has ‘no place in the NFL’

The Bears receiver talks about Meriweather’s reputation as a headhunter.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:35 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Redskins

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Redskins win = 12-topping pizza

It’s another one of those weeks where Redskins fans attempt to eat pizzas with 12 free toppings just to make a point.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:05 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Redskins broadcast booth sings ‘Hail to the Redskins’

Listen to Larry Michael, Sonny Jurgensen, Chris Cooley and Doc Walker sing “Hail to the Redskins.“

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:19 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Doc Walker, ESPN 980, Larry Michael, Redskins, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Ryan Kerrigan’s Instagram experiment

Inspirational quotes combined with random photos is not Kerrigan’s thing.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:59 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Wilbon accurately tweets Bears-Redskins

My pal Michael Wilbon, a well-known Bears fan, tweeted his way through Sunday’s Redskins win. His intuitions were scarily accurate.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:29 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bears, ESPN, Michael Wilbon, Redskins

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 05:49 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Fox graphic on ‘Sam Griffin III’

The Rams and Redskins made a trade that altered both franchises last year. Now, their quarterbacks appear to be morphing together.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:49 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 04:51 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Redskins-Bears best and worst

Best and worst moments from the Redskins’ 45-41 win over the Chicago Bears Sunday at FedEx Field.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:51 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Support the name pins at FedEx Field

Someone is selling and handing out “I Support the Name’ pins at FedEx Field.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:41 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 10/18/2013

Mark Turgeon asks fans to share Cole Field House memories

Fans were more than happy to offer their favorite memories of Cole.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:21 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cole Field House, Mark Turgeon, Maryland, Terps

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 10/18/2013

Letterman and O’Reilly on ‘Redskins’

David Letterman, Bill O’Reilly, Kevin Sheehan, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors chair, and others talk about the team name.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:49 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Letterman, ESPN 980, Jesse Jackson, Kevin Sheehan, Redskins

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 04:34 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Post sports live: Desperate Redskins, patient Capitals and the Iron Man in Washington?

The PSL crew discusses how the Redskins can save their season, debates the importance of the Capitals slow start and makes the case for why Cal Ripken, Jr. as Nationals manager.

By Mitch Rubin  |  04:34 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Post Sports Live

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Mark Rypien predicts Redskins to the Super Bowl

The former Redskin makes a pretty bold statement during a chat with Brian Mitchell.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:44 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Rypien, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Super Bowl

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 10/17/2013

The Wizards and breakfast cereal

Some members of the Wizards like breakfast cereal. A lot. Like, a super lot.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:17 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Randy Wittman, Trevor Booker, Wizards

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Last Thing: Barry Cofield woke up on a plane and thought he was driving

The Redskins lineman also explains what scared him on the plane to Dallas.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:00 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barry Cofield, Last Thing, Redskins

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Coach K: Maryland’s departure from ACC ‘a mistake by both parties’

Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski again talks about sadness and regret in conjunction with Maryland’s departure from the ACC.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:23 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ACC, Big Ten, Coach K, Duke, Maryland, Scott Van Pelt, Terps

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Young Ping-Pong players respond to RGIII

RGIII joked that maybe he’ll go to the Olympics in table tennis. A quartet of Maryland table tennis stars took that as a challenge.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:41 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics, Redskins, RGIII, Table tennis

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

John Wall dances to Lady Gaga in new commercial

More free headphones for everyone.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:10 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Wall, Wizards

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Cooley’s sources say Mike Shanahan is staying

Tight end turned sports radio host says 10 of 10 people he asked at Redskins Park believe Mike Shanahan is here next season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:56 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Mike Shanahan, 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 06:43 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Cris Collinsworth: ‘Redskins’ no longer works

NBC Sunday Night Football analyst Cris Collinsworth says saying the team’s name last weekend “just didn’t feel right.“

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:43 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 10/16/2013

ESPN 980 pokes fun at Jay Cutler

Jay Cutler once threw four interceptions to DeAngelo Hall. One local radio station won’t let him forget it.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:21 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, ESPN 980, Jay Cutler, Redskins

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Kirk Cousins and Chris Cooley fry potatoes

An email to Taco John’s results in 30 pounds of frozen potatoes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:46 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Kirk Cousins, Redskins

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 10/16/2013

The Caps and the Stanley Can

This is a super old and oft-retold story, but it’s new to me. So there. And it’s funny.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:45 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Darrel Young is embarrassed

Redskins fullback says his coach’s comments about Lorenzo Alexander should be embarrassing for the rest of the team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:11 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Keith Burns, Lorenzo Alexander, Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 10/16/2013

CNN makes Sav Rocca the face of the shutdown

For a time on Tuesday night, CNN had the Redskins’ Australian punter as the face of the shutdown.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:42 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Sav Rocca

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Redskins host cancer survivors for day of pampering

The players got hands on, and took their hosting duties seriously.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:19 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Chris Cooley, Darrell Tapp, Josh Wilson, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 10/16/2013

D.C. fans cheer LeBron

The era of Washington maintaining its distaste for LeBron James is over. Now he gets cheers here.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:58 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  LeBron James, Wizards

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 10/16/2013

RGIII in a wig (Video)

RGIII, Darrel Young and Josh Wilson followed Redskins tradition by entertaining cancer survivors with their wig antics.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:43 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Josh Wilson, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

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 05:36 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Charles Krauthammer and George Will debate ‘Redskins’

Two conservative heavyweights take opposite side on the issue that might single-handedly cause one bloggers typing fingers to lock into grotesque twigs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:36 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Krauthammer, George Will, Media, Redskins

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Van Pelt on Terps attendance vs. Virginia: ‘I wanted to puke’

Famous Maryland grad and ESPN Radio host Scott Van Pelt unloads on Maryland students for not supporting the football team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:06 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  C.J. Brown, Scott Van Pelt, Terps

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Caps pose for amazing photos with dogs

Ovechkin and several Caps teammates posed for amazing photos with dogs for a calendar that will benefit Homeward Trails Animal Rescue.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  02:57 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Capitals, Caps, Marcus Johansson, Michal Neuvirth, Mike Green, Nicklas Backstrom

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 10/15/2013

RGIII won’t let anyone else tell him how to play QB

He’s focusing on not letting anybody else tell him how to play this game? Like who, praytell?

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:59 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Larry Michael, Redskins, RGIII, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/15/2013

GW and George Mason introduce Tri-Corner Hat Trophy

George Mason and George Washington jointly announce a Revolutionary Rivalry.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Mason, George Washington

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Alfred Morris reunites with beloved car Bentley

The new car comes with some features not typical of a 1991 Mazda 626.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:27 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, 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 10:17 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Virginia chief questions Obama’s ‘Redskins’ stance

Yet another leader of a Virginia Native American tribe is now backing the Washington football team’s name.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:17 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Caps players on Segways

Caps players make good on an auctioned-off Segway tour.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:58 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Marcus Johansson, Michal Neuvirth, Mikhail Grabovski

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 10/15/2013

RGIII still wants to go to the Olympics

In a video that maybe doesn’t have the best timing in world history, the Redskins quarterback talks about his dreams of representing the U.S. one day.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:44 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics, Redskins, RGIII

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 01:51 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Dan Snyder, Jerry Jones and Jon Bon Jovi

Another addition to the “Dan and Jerry hang out with random celebrities” series.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:51 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Dan Snyder, Jerry Jones, Jon Bon Jovi, Redskins

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Brian Mitchell to Keith Burns: ‘You are a problem’

Brian Mitchell lays into Washington’s special teams coach and special teams units, saying they already need another bye week.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:18 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Keith Burns, Redskins

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Bob Costas explains his Redskins remarks

NBC broadcaster goes into more depth on why he talked about the Redskins name issue during halftime of the Redskins-Cowboys game.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:49 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Costas, Dan Patrick, Dan Snyder, Media, Redskins

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Dallas papers make Redskins shutdown jokes

Both Dallas-area daily newspapers led their sports sections with Redskins government shutdown jokes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:47 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Media, Redskins

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Shouting Redskins sports-radio caller takes on Costas

Longtime local sports-talk radio caller goes after the Redskins, their coaches, the referees, and Bob Costas.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:26 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Bob Costas, Redskins

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Redskins featured on Jimmy Fallon (Video)

The late night host took a shot at some players for their official team photos.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:45 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Brandon Jenkins, Chris Nield, Kirk Cousins, Kory Lichtensteiger, Logan Paulsen, Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

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 11:49 PM ET, 10/13/2013

Redskins-Cowboys best and worst

Best and worst moments from Washington’s 31-16 loss to the Cowboys in Dallas.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:49 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII, Tony Romo

Posted at 10:56 PM ET, 10/13/2013

Bob Costas on Redskins name: ‘It’s an insult, a slur’

Here are many words about the Redskins team name.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:56 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 09:07 PM ET, 10/13/2013

UK poll asks if Redskins should trade RGIII

Our friends in the UK have adopted the American tradition of trolling fans with silly poll questions.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:07 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 08:12 PM ET, 10/13/2013

A Romo/Griffin jersey

Weird person wears half Romo/half Grififn jersey to a rivalry game.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:12 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 10/12/2013

D.C. United’s treadmill trophy celebration

In the midst of a dismal campaign, D.C. United was determined to celebrate its U.S. Open Cup win -- even if they had to do it in a hotel exercise room.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:31 PM ET, 10/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 10/11/2013

Local beer at Verizon Center

Verizon Center now has Port City, Devil’s Backbone, DC Brau, and other local brews. That’s a good thing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:14 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Beer, Caps, Verizon Center, Wizards

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 10/11/2013

Georgetown to wear Hoya-inspired camo Nikes

The Hoyas will rock the “Jack the Bulldog” colorway this season.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:44 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 10/11/2013

That time a Cowboys fan spit at Mark Moseley

Former Redskins kicker tells the story of when a Cowboys fan dropped saliva on his head.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:07 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, ESPN 980, Mark Moseley, Redskins

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 10/11/2013

The Wizards, Monumental Network and online streaming

Ted Leonsis says he wanted to stream Tuesday’s preseason Wizards game on his online network. So what happened?

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:03 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

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 11:12 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Pierre Garcon’s head-shaving bet with Mark Herzlich

These two have gotten the Redskins-Giants competition started early.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:12 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Giants, Mark Herzlich, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Caps giving extra reward points for showing up early

The Caps’ reward program for season ticket holders offers a bonus if you get to games extra early.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:43 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 10/10/2013

Jeff Bostic wanted to run over Jerry Jones

Former Redskins center says he still hates the Cowboys, and used to think about plowing into the Dallas owner on the sidelines.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:18 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Cowboys, Jeff Bostic, Jerry Jones, Redskins

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 10/10/2013

Fans who liked Dan Snyder's letter

Many columnists thought Dan Snyder's letter to fans was a failure. Many fans disagreed.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:49 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 10/10/2013

RGIII says he helped design his high school's uniforms

Copperas Cove High got about 200 new football uniforms, and Robert Griffin III says he helped design them.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:30 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 10/10/2013

Wizards go to Fogo de Chao for Brazilian culture

The Wizards are slowly dipping their toes into Brazilian culture.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:15 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wizards

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 10/10/2013

Bowden on the Lerners and Ripken

Former Nats GM says the team's ownership group has long talked about hiring Cal Ripken in some capacity.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:59 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cal Ripken, Jim Bowden, Nats

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

Dexter Manley saw Roger Goodell on a StairMaster

Legendary talker Dexter Manley ran into the NFL commissioner and some owners working out in the Ritz-Carlton gym.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:12 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dexter Manley, Jerry Jones, Redskins, Roger Goodell

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

Chris Baker tells his engagement story

It has been a pretty big week for the Redskins lineman.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:02 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, Redskins

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 04:30 PM ET, 10/09/2013

Why the Wizards were blacked out

The Wizards were blacked out Tuesday night. They won't be on Saturday, though. Here's all the boring details.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:30 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, NBA, Wizards

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Jerry Jones on the Redskins name

Cowboys owner says 'I know that it was intended initially and is today to be complimentary.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:53 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Jerry Jones, Redskins

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Redskins lawyer says 'put it in caps' language will change

Redskins lawyer Lanny Davis says he's recommended Dan Snyder adopt a more sensitive tone about you know what.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:28 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Dan Snyder, Lanny Davis, Redskins

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Reed Doughty has an impressive LinkedIn page

The Redskins safety is preparing for life after football.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:24 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Reed Doughty

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

Glen Rice Jr.'s putback slam to force overtime

Wizards rookie created the rare preseason highlight to remember with a last-second dunk Tuesday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:16 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glen Rice Jr., Wizards

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 05:22 PM ET, 10/08/2013

RGIII got new uniforms for his high school

The Copperas Cove Bulldawgs are sporting these new uniforms, with thanks to Robert Griffin III.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:22 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adidas, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 10/08/2013

PSL: Redskins-Cowboys, Shanahan's contract and the Redskins name issue

The PSL crew previews Sunday's Redskins-Cowboys game, breaks down what's wrong with the NFC East, debate what coach Mike Shanahan will have to do to get a contract extension and tries to understand owner Ted Leonsis's motivation behind saying the Capitals team has no "weaknesses."

By Mitch Rubin  |  04:57 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Post Sports Live

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Leonsis on D.C. Winter Classic location: 'I think Nats Park would be a natural place'

The Caps owner couldn't commit to a game inside the beltway.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:57 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Nationals Park, Ted Leonsis, Winter Classic

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Ted Leonsis on Wizards 'prima donnas'

The Wizards team owner says he's had some experience with diva athletes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:26 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Ted Leonsis declines to discuss Redskins name

Leonsis admitted that he has his own name change debate to worry about.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:19 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Redskins, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Cal Ripken responds to Jayson Werth about Nats manager job

Jayson Werth said Cal would be his first choice to be the next Nats' manager. When asked, Ripken sure didn't rule it out.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:52 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cal Ripken, Jayson Werth, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 10/08/2013

When Theismann said the Bullets were making D.C. a basketball town

More than three decades ago, Joe Theismann said Abe Pollin was turning D.C. into a basketball town. This is a fun read. So read it. Now.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:10 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Abe Pollin, Bullets, Joe Theismann, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 10/08/2013

Phil Simms on RGIII: 'He has been humbled'

The former quarterbacks weigh in on RGIII's slow start.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:34 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 10/08/2013

D.C. bar offers whiskey shots for Romo interceptions

Duffy's Irish Pub near U Street will hand out booze to patrons in Redskins gear when Tony Romo throws picks. Or if. Nah, when.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:28 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Redskins, Tony Romo

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 10/08/2013

Martell Webster on gameday naps

One hour and 43 minutes naps, to be exact.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:50 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Martell Webster, Wizards

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 10/08/2013

Bryce Harper's brother nominated for mustache award

Bryce Harper’s brother, Nats minor-league pitcher Bryan Harper, has been nominated for a prestigious mustache award. The problem is, his mustache has vanished.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:31 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryan Harper, Bryce Harper, Nats

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 04:07 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Ryan Kerrigan's final Thompson Creek commercial (Video)

It still doesn't beat the sun one, but Kerrigan tackles a random dude, so there's that.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:07 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 10/07/2013

'Face the Nation,' 'This Week' discuss 'Redskins'

Two more national news programs find time for a discussion of an NFL team's name.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:01 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Clinton Portis on practice and Dan Snyder

During a funny speech about Joe Gibbs, Clinton Portis wound up confirming a lot of stuff people said about him. Like he hated practicing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:18 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Portis, Dan Snyder, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Adam Oates weighs in on RGIII

I'm looking forward to Mike Shanahan's opinion on Ovi's goal-scoring.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:26 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Now the Wizards have a season ticket holder scarf

Wizards become third local franchise to distribute scarves within a matter of weeks. Scarves: so hot. In more ways than one!

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:38 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Nats, Wizards

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 10/07/2013

John Madden visits Redskins food truck

Remember that burger truck that serviced the Redskins after they beat the Raiders? It got a high-profile endorsement out of the gig.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:33 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Chester, DeAngelo Hall, John Madden, Redskins

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Inside Chris Cooley's art gallery (Video)

The video is part of a series produced by Flying Dog Brewery.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:05 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Redskins

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 08:01 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Tony Dungy, ‘Meet the Press’ on Redskins name

NBC’s national programming starts and ends the day with commentary on the Redskins team name.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:01 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, NBC, Redskins, Tony Dungy

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Ted Leonsis still thinks the Nats are baseball's best team

Ted Leonsis still thinks the Nats are the best team in Major League Baseball, and still wants them to serve as a reminder.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:18 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Caps, ESPN 980, Nats, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Connor Carrick gets creamed

Alex Ovechkin messes with Connor Carrick before his interview with the media after the game.

By Ben Sumner  |  01:36 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Mikhail Grabovski is living with Alex Ovechkin

Mikhail Grabovski is living and driving with Alex Ovechkin, which leads to the best 90-second interview of all time.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:11 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Mikhail Grabovski

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Custom RGIII haircut

We've seen a lot of RGIII tributes. This might be the creepiest.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:44 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Slapshot in NHL mascots commercial (Video)

Mascot commercials are the best.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Slapshot

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 10/04/2013

The Caps' season-opening video

In the season-opening video shown Thursday night, the Caps drive luxury autos and wear fancy suits and turn into super heroes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:12 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps

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 04:34 PM ET, 10/03/2013

106.7 The Fan giving Caps tickets to furloughed workers

Three times a day, 106.7 The Fan is reserving Caps giveaway tickets for furloughed federal workers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:34 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Caps

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Pryor: Raiders 'definitely' could have won if he were healthy

Injured Raiders quarterback says his team 'definitely' could have won had he been healthy last week.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:50 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Raiders, Redskins, Terrelle Pryor

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Wizards playing football

Watch John Wall toss bombs across a basketball court. Coming next week: baseball, squash and Jai Alai.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:40 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Wall, Wizards

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Brooks Laich: Caps have never been closer

Capitals winger says this year's team is not getting the respect it deserves.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:59 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Brooks Laich, Caps

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 10/03/2013

The Wizards' over-under for wins

Vegas thinks the Wizards will finish the upcoming season with about 42 wins. Past history says hold your breath.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:47 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wizards

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Wilbon and Kornheiser on Cal Ripken and the Nats

Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser discuss whether Cal Ripken would consider the managerial job with the Nationals.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:55 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cal Ripken, ESPN, Michael Wilbon, Nats, Tony Kornheiser

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Alex Ovechkin's Olympic torch and outfit to be displayed at Verizon Center

Can I hold the torch? Try on Ovi's pants? So many questions.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:47 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Olympics

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 04:11 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Cerrato: 'RGIII' is now 'Robert Griffin'

GM-turned-talk-show-host says a less mobile RGIII should now be referred to by his given name or something or whatever blah blah blah Cerrato haha.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:11 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Vinny Cerrato

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Ted Leonsis on Bradley Beal and Jan Vesely

Wizards owner says Bradley Beal looks more like a man, and Jan Vesely might be 7-foot-1.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:45 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Jan Vesely, John Wall, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Mike Green's tattoos

Longtime Caps defenseman is many things. One of them is tattooed.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:16 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Mike Green

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 10/02/2013

RGIII at Chipotle in Williamsburg

Robert Griffin III spent Tuesday evening at a Chipotle in Williamsburg, and lots of people were excited

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:17 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Alex Ovechkin behind the scenes in Greece (Video)

It's looks like Ovi took his torch home with him.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Clinton Portis on why Maryland should be taken seriously (Video)

This video is everything you expect from a Clinton Portis production.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:45 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Portis, Maryland

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

Do the Redskins want a 'Burgundy Hole?'

Oakland's Black Hole is well-known in the NFL. Bruce Allen told some fans he wants a 'Burgundy Hole' in Washington. Maybe he was joking.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:28 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, Chris Cooley, ESPN 980, Redskins

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Mystery of Woodrow Wilson mascot revealed

Giant Racing President-esque Woodrow Wilson mascot character is affiliated with the Wilson Bridge half-marathon.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:51 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, running, Woodrow Wilson

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 04:14 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Bryant: RGIII is 'more commercial than competitor'

Former Post writer dissects RGIII in ESPN the Magazine, saying he 'has no one to blame but himself' for unrealistic expectations.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:14 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 10/01/2013

DeAngelo Hall, the NFL and shirt logos

A uniform inspector stopped DeAngelo Hall from talking to the D.C. press on Sunday due to a logo on his shirt. That seems kind of silly.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:35 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, NFL, Redskins

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

P-Nats offer free tickets to government workers

The Nationals' Class A affiliate in Woodbridge has tickets and jobs for furloughed federal government workers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:01 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  minor leagues, Nats

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Sports community rallies around local girl with brain cancer

Tara Sankner, 8, is battling brain cancer, and the D.C. sports community is trying to brighten up her days.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:07 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Ian Desmond, Nationals, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Alex Ovechkin on Russia's anti-gay laws: 'I just support everybody'

NPR was told not to ask Ovi about Russia's anti-gay laws. So they asked Ovi about Russia's anti-gay laws.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:18 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Wizards playing soccer

Monday at training camp, the Wizards played soccer. Here's video of Jan Vesely and Kevin Seraphin bouncing balls off their heads.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:30 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jan Vesely, Kevin Seraphin, Wizards

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Johnny Holliday's 35 years at Maryland

With the Terps set to honor their longtime play-by-plan man for 35 years of service, a look back at his Maryland career.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:20 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Williams, Johnny Holliday, Scott McBrien, Terps

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

 

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