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Chelsea tops Barcelona in a friendly made for fans

The reigning Premier League champion wins on penalties after a 2-2 draw in front of a near-sellout crowd at FedEx Field.

Hurley III plays on in hopes of finding his missing father

COLUMN | Naval Academy graduate’s father left his Leesburg home nine days ago and has not returned.

Legal battle vs. NFL awaits after Brady’s failed appeal

The Patriots QB’s battle over a four-game suspension related to Deflategate is nearing a contentious final chapter.

The right man for the job?

Lots of changes have come to the Redskins’ defense, including the addition of Joe Barry as coordinator. But uncertainty looms.

Ray Rice wants to return to the NFL, but will he get the chance?

Ray Rice wants to return to the NFL, but will he get the chance?

An executive with one NFL teams says that “with all that’s happened, it’s gonna be tough.”

Tom Brady speaks on Facebook: ‘I did nothing wrong’

Tom Brady speaks on Facebook: ‘I did nothing wrong’

New England Patriots quarterback promises a fight over his four-game suspension.

Which D.C. sports figure could replace Bill Cosby on Ben’s Chili Bowl’s wall?

Which D.C. sports figure could replace Bill Cosby on Ben’s Chili Bowl’s wall?

There has been talk of removing Cosby’s face from the recognizable mural. Here are three contenders to take his place.

Jonathan Papelbon’s new teammates share their thoughts on the new Nationals closer

Jonathan Papelbon’s new teammates share their thoughts on the new Nationals closer

The Nationals react to their deadline deal for their former division foe.

Match report, video and Mourinho’s comments after Chelsea edges Barcelona

Match report, video and Mourinho’s comments after Chelsea edges Barcelona

At FedEx Field, 78,914 watch entertaining preseason match between Premier League champions and UEFA Champions League trophy-holders.

Shaquille O’Neal massively re-ignites feud with ‘bum’ Scottie Pippen

Shaquille O’Neal massively re-ignites feud with ‘bum’ Scottie Pippen

A week after their Instagram back-and-forth had ended, Shaq used his podcast to thoroughly lay waste to the ex-Bull.

Chiefs’ Eric Berry cleared to practice again after battling cancer

Chiefs’ Eric Berry cleared to practice again after battling cancer

The Pro Bowl safety missed Kansas City’s final five games last season with a diagnosis of Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Chelsea tops Barcelona in a friendly made for fans

Chelsea tops Barcelona in a friendly made for fans

The reigning Premier League champion wins on penalties after a 2-2 draw in front of a near-sellout crowd at FedEx Field.

Vin Baker lost $100 million, but he’s found happiness as a Starbucks barista

The former NBA player has battled alcoholism and poor financial decisions.

Chris Davis’s two homers, five RBI lift Orioles to 7-3 victory over Braves

Chris Davis’s two homers, five RBI lift Orioles to 7-3 victory over Braves

Ubaldo Jimenez earned the win for Baltimore, which won its fourth straight and moved above .500.

LeBron James is intimidated by Ronda Rousey, and other things we learned from his Twitter Q&A

LeBron James is intimidated by Ronda Rousey, and other things we learned from his Twitter Q&A

The Cavs star answered over 40 questions posed by his legion of followers.

How Storen reacts is crucial for Nats

How Storen reacts is crucial for Nats

ON BASEBALL | The right-hander has excelled as closer this year but now must move to the role of setup man with the acquisition of Jonathan Papelbon.

Nats welcome back Werth and Zimmerman, yet fall to Marlins

Nats welcome back Werth and Zimmerman, yet fall to Marlins

Despite return of regulars, offense struggles against Miami ace Jose Fernandez in 4-1 loss.

Newest Met Clippard says he looks forward to ‘chasing down’ Nats

Newest Met Clippard says he looks forward to ‘chasing down’ Nats

The newest member of the Mets wasn’t the least bit shy about offering opinions on his former team.

TV and radio listings: July 29

TV and radio listings: July 29

Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

Back from suspension, Mejia gets 162-game ban for steroids

Back from suspension, Mejia gets 162-game ban for steroids

He had only been active for about three weeks, following an 80-game suspension for the same thing earlier this season.

How the Redskins are covering up the removed seats at FedEx Field

How the Redskins are covering up the removed seats at FedEx Field

Barcelona-Chelsea exhibition provides a first look at the new, smaller stadium.

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Hurley III plays on in hopes of finding his missing father

Hurley III plays on in hopes of finding his missing father

COLUMN | Naval Academy graduate’s father left his Leesburg home nine days ago and has not returned.

Orpik has surgery, expected back for start of season

Orpik has surgery, expected back for start of season

According to a team-issued release, the Caps’ defenseman will resume working out in two weeks after undergoing procedure on his wrist.

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Steinberg: From Goodell to Brady, NFL circus leaves everyone deflated

Steinberg: From Goodell to Brady, NFL circus leaves everyone deflated

Commissioner upholds own ruling; quarterback destroyed cell phone; now it’s onto court; when’s kickoff?

For Woods, cut comes first at Quicken Loans National

For Woods, cut comes first at Quicken Loans National

The host of this weekend’s event faces the unusual situation of needing to win to qualify for Bridgestone.

Making moves: Nats acquire Papelbon

Making moves: Nats acquire Papelbon

To land the longtime closer who will assume that role in D.C., Washington sends pitching prospect Nick Pivetta to Philadelphia.

J-Zimm faces Fernandez

J-Zimm faces Fernandez

DISCUSSION THREAD | As trade rumors swirl, the two right-handers meet in tonight’s series opener at Marlins Park.

Jayson Werth, Ryan Zimmerman return from the disabled list

Jayson Werth, Ryan Zimmerman return from the disabled list

Two more injured Nationals return Tuesday night, meaning Washington’s well- battered lineup is nearly whole.

Statement from Tom Brady’s agent, Don Yee

Statement from Tom Brady’s agent, Don Yee

Yee said the decision was deeply disappointing.

Stephen A. Smith says Brady destroyed his cellphone

Stephen A. Smith says Brady destroyed his cellphone

It’s a steamy hot take on “First Take” during a discussion about the DeflateGate investigation.

Tonight’s Nationals-Marlins lineups

Tonight’s Nationals-Marlins lineups

Jayson Werth and Ryan Zimmerman are back.

Nationals nearing trade for Papelbon

Nationals nearing trade for Papelbon

The Nationals are exploring many trade options to upgrade the bullpen, but Jonathan Papelbon carries with him the most intrigue.

Clinton Portis offers possible solution for Redskins name issue

Portis also discusses Redskins’ QB situation headed into training camp.

PGA Tour golfer Billy Hurley III says his father is missing

PGA Tour golfer Billy Hurley III says his father is missing

Billy Hurley III tearfully asks for help in finding his father, a retired police officer from Leesburg, Va.

Kraisser earns third all-American wrestling honor in Fargo

Kraisser earns third all-American wrestling honor in Fargo

The Campbell wrestling recruit finished fourth in Greco Roman competition at the prestigious national tournament to earn all-American honors.

Tom Brady will miss four games. Patriots will still win at least 11 this season.

Tom Brady will miss four games. Patriots will still win at least 11 this season.

Patriots have won 12 games in each of the last three seasons.

Legal battle vs. NFL awaits after Brady’s failed appeal

Legal battle vs. NFL awaits after Brady’s failed appeal

The Patriots QB’s battle over a four-game suspension related to Deflategate is nearing a contentious final chapter.

Mystics are bigger and badder coming out of WNBA all-star break

Mystics are bigger and badder coming out of WNBA all-star break

Washington will welcome back Kia Vaughn to the lineup, giving them a deep and ‘dangerous’ front court.

Tom Brady’s four-game Deflategate suspension upheld by Goodell

Tom Brady’s four-game Deflategate suspension upheld by Goodell

Despite discussions of a potential settlement, the league does not curb its punishment.

Brady’s failed appeal exposes a shattered disciplinary system

Brady’s failed appeal exposes a shattered disciplinary system

The entire Deflategate mess shows how badly broken the NFL’s disciplinary process is.

MLB daily fantasy tip: Mets’ Noah Syndergaard gives you a low-priced ace

MLB daily fantasy tip: Mets’ Noah Syndergaard gives you a low-priced ace

Since facing the Padres for the first time, Syndergaard has struck out 50 batters over 50 innings while walking just 15

2015 game tickets put the ‘Washington’ back in ‘Washington Redskins’

2015 game tickets put the ‘Washington’ back in ‘Washington Redskins’

And in a weird coincidence, DeSean Jackson is again pictured on tickets for Eagles game.

Post Sports Live: Redskins training camp preview

Post Sports Live previews Redskins training camp, which begins July 30.

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Meet Jen Welter, the NFL’s first female coach

Meet Jen Welter, the NFL’s first female coach

The Arizona Cardinals hired Jen Welter as an intern during training camp and preseason to coach inside linebackers. Welter is the first woman to coach NFL players.

Let’s check in on Chris Cooley’s NFL comeback attempt

Let’s check in on Chris Cooley’s NFL comeback attempt

Former Redskins tight end says he’s not holding out hope for a quick signing.

Redskins mailbag: More RGIII criticism, Perry Riley’s job security and Sean Taylor

Redskins mailbag: More RGIII criticism, Perry Riley’s job security and Sean Taylor

In one final pre-training camp mailbag, you ask the questions and Mike Jones provides the answers.

NFL Films: Putting a positive spin on dreadful Redskins seasons since 1992

NFL Films: Putting a positive spin on dreadful Redskins seasons since 1992

SPORTS BOG | Ignore their record. These films show the Redskins have never, ever lost their resolve.

Tyler Clippard will help decide the NL East

Tyler Clippard will help decide the NL East

FANCY STATS | Clippard, a one-time National, was 1-3 with 17 saves and a 2.79 ERA in 37 appearances for the A’s.

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The most pressing concerns for Redskins defense

The most pressing concerns for Redskins defense

With a new defensive coordinator in Joe Barry, the Redskins are looking to improve on the unit's terrible performance last season. Here are the biggest concerns for Barry and the defense.

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Who are the Redskins rookies to watch?

Who are the Redskins rookies to watch?

The Redskins are hoping first round draft pick Brandon Scherff can make an impact on the offensive line. Which other members of the rookie class can stand out in training camp?

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Which positions battles will be settled at training camp?

Which positions battles will be settled at training camp?

Safety and backup quarterback are still question marks for the Redskins heading into training camp. Which position battles are the most competitive?

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Which Redskins' injuries will have the most impact?

Which Redskins' injuries will have the most impact?

Trent Williams, Ryan Kerrigan and DeAngelo Hall all suffered injuries last season, but which player's absence this season could impact the team the most?

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What to expect from Robert Griffin III

What to expect from Robert Griffin III

What does Robert Griffin III need to show in training camp to remain the Redskins' starting quarterback?

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Redskins training camp preview

Redskins training camp preview

The Washington Post's Liz Clarke, Mike Jones and Dan Steinberg join host Gene Wang to preview Redskins training camp, which begins July 30.