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Kelly praises D. Jackson

Eagles Coach Chip Kelly says he had “zero” issues with DeSean Jackson off the field. He was cut because he wanted to develop bigger wide receivers.

Why Vikings changed their minds about Adrian Peterson

Thirty six hours of public outcry and fleeing sponsors force team to reverse course and deactivate Adrian Peterson until his child-abuse case is resolved.

Nats have a lot to celebrate

ON BASEBALL | The Nationals can appreciate where they’ve been, where they are and where they are headed.

UNSPECIFIED, UNSPECIFIED - FEBRUARY 19: FILE, St. John's coach Joe Gallagher goes over strategy with his team during basketball practice on February 19, 1977.  (Photo by Craig Herndon/The Washington Post)

St. John’s legend Gallagher dies

Joe Gallagher, who coached St. John’s basketball for 44 years and mentored Morgan Wootten and countless elite coaches and players, died Monday. He was 93.

MLB suspends umpire Joe West for grabbing Jonathan Papelbon’s shirt while ejecting him from the game

MLB suspends umpire Joe West for grabbing Jonathan Papelbon’s shirt while ejecting him from the game

MLB agrees the Phillies closer should’ve been ejected for gesturing lewdly at the crowd, but says West broke the rules by initiating physical contact.

John Wall doesn’t love his place on Sports Illustrated’s list of the top 100 NBA players

John Wall doesn’t love his place on Sports Illustrated’s list of the top 100 NBA players

Wizards guard tweets that his ranking will be another source of motivation.

Reservoir is set to contend

Reservoir is set to contend

VOLLEYBALL | Versatile senior outside hitter Maddy Belt is helping the Gators make strides in Coach Jamie Bullock’s second season.

Cesc Fabregas changes the game and other things we learned this weekend

Cesc Fabregas changes the game and other things we learned this weekend

Fabregas has a big lead on all other Premier League players in assists, and this is far from a fluke

Wildcats display European flavor

Wildcats display European flavor

FIELD HOCKEY | Walter Johnson first-year Coach Ameliet Rischen brings experience from a playing career in the Netherlands and at Maryland.

News and nuggets from the locker room

News and nuggets from the locker room

The Redskins get back to work today, preparing for their Week 3 matchup at Philadelphia, and here’s what the players were talking about during this morning’s open locker room media availability:

Hokies’ Facyson is hobbled from the start

Hokies’ Facyson is hobbled from the start

A lingering leg injury has hindered the cornerback, leading to his demotion after a strong freshman season.

Watch Blake Griffin perform ‘slam dunk poetry’ at the Laugh Factory

Watch Blake Griffin perform ‘slam dunk poetry’ at the Laugh Factory

The material was provided by Vizio, but the delivery was all Griffin’s, and it was good.

Wednesday kickaround

Wednesday kickaround

Ben Olsen’s new contract? Americans abroad results & schedule. UEFA and CONCACAF Champions League on TV. GW upsets Navy.

FSU’s Jameis Winston suspended for first half of Clemson game after obscene outburst

FSU’s Jameis Winston suspended for first half of Clemson game after obscene outburst

Heisman Trophy winner’s latest incident lands him on the bench.

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Lake Braddock's Alexander commits to Ohio State

Lake Braddock's Alexander commits to Ohio State

Lake Braddock wide receiver A.J. Alexander recently committed to Ohio State and will play wide receiver or defensive back at the next level.

Nike suspends Adrian Peterson endorsement deal

Nike suspends Adrian Peterson endorsement deal

Company says it “in no way condones child abuse or domestic violence of any kind.“

Nats not satisfied after celebration

Nats not satisfied after celebration

The Nationals’ celebration felt like a culmination in 2012. Last night, it felt like a benchmark.

Olympian Lolo Jones is the first contestant eliminated from ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Olympian Lolo Jones is the first contestant eliminated from ‘Dancing with the Stars’

The three-time Olympian took the news pretty hard.

Adam Jones pied everyone after Orioles clinched American League East

Adam Jones pied everyone after Orioles clinched American League East

Jones dipped into the clubhouse’s pie reserves for postgame celebration.

Carmelo Anthony, Amar’e Stoudamire, Henrik Lundqvist enlisted to help James Dolan break world kazoo record

Carmelo Anthony, Amar’e Stoudamire, Henrik Lundqvist enlisted to help James Dolan break world kazoo record

Who doesn’t love an extended kazoo solo by 6,000 people at an Eagles concert?

NFL’s HGH testing to begin this month

NFL’s HGH testing to begin this month

League and players’ union finalize agreement on changes to performance-enhancing drugs policy. Changes to substance abuse policy not officially done yet.

DeSean Jackson to LeSean McCoy: ‘I’m playing’

DeSean Jackson to LeSean McCoy: ‘I’m playing’

Redskins wide receiver texts ex-teammate and assures him that he’ll be on the field.

Here are the chances of the Nats and O’s meeting in the World Series

Here are the chances of the Nats and O’s meeting in the World Series

Now that both teams have clinched their divisions, it’s time to get real about whether a World Series in the DMV could happen.

Garber fines Arena for comments about Kljestan case

Garber fines Arena for comments about Kljestan case

The MLS commissioner and Los Angeles Galaxy head coach at odds again.

Kelly praises D. Jackson

Kelly praises D. Jackson

Eagles Coach Chip Kelly says he had “zero” issues with DeSean Jackson off the field. He was cut because he wanted to develop bigger wide receivers.

Should a Nats-Orioles World Series be the Beltway Series, the Parkway Series, or something else?

Should a Nats-Orioles World Series be the Beltway Series, the Parkway Series, or something else?

Yes, we’re getting ahead of ourselves. Have a little fun.

Peterson agreed to Vikings’ move; Hardy next?

Peterson agreed to Vikings’ move; Hardy next?

The Vikings’ placement of Peterson on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list sets a clear precedent for what the NFL would like to see done by Hardy and the Carolina Panthers.

Projecting the Nats’ playoff roster

Projecting the Nats’ playoff roster

Matt Williams and the Nationals will have difficult choices to make when they pare down the roster for the NLDS.

Umpire ejects Braves fan for heckling Bryce Harper

Umpire ejects Braves fan for heckling Bryce Harper

Tim Welke doesn’t tolerate obscenities.

Vikings will quickly learn that Matt Asiata can’t replace Adrian Peterson

Vikings will quickly learn that Matt Asiata can’t replace Adrian Peterson

Asiata has a total of 221 rushing yards in the NFL and is averaging 3.1 yards per attempt.

Colts’ choke vs. Eagles costs Delaware gambler $100,000

Colts’ choke vs. Eagles costs Delaware gambler $100,000

Unnamed bettor would have gone 15 for 15 on his NFL picks had Indianapolis covered the point spread.

Nice of the Braves to throw that postgame concert for the Nats

Nice of the Braves to throw that postgame concert for the Nats

The Nats took celebratory photos on the Braves field during a country-music show.

What is the exempt commissioner’s list and why is Adrian Peterson on it

What is the exempt commissioner’s list and why is Adrian Peterson on it

A few things to know about a list that’s rarely used.

Wes Welker is concussion-free and ready to rejoin the Broncos after changes to NFL drug policy

Wes Welker is concussion-free and ready to rejoin the Broncos after changes to NFL drug policy

Wide receiver had his suspension reduced under new rules.

Georgetown Prep LHP Andrew Ashur commits to Davidson

Georgetown Prep LHP Andrew Ashur commits to Davidson

Georgetown Prep southpaw found the perfect mix of academics and athletics on a compact Davidson campus

Having home-field advantage in MLB playoffs is worth two playoff wins

Having home-field advantage in MLB playoffs is worth two playoff wins

An average team would expect to win about 53.9 percent of the time when playing at home.

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Orioles clinch AL East with 8-2 win over Blue Jays

Orioles clinch AL East with 8-2 win over Blue Jays

Baltimore won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to beat Toronto.

Five questions facing the Redskins

Five questions facing the Redskins

The Redskins look to build on the positives from last Sunday’s victory against the Jacksonville Jaguars and string together back-to-back wins for the first time since Weeks 16 and 17 of the 2012 season.

Junior Seau, Kurt Warner among former players eligible for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Junior Seau, Kurt Warner among former players eligible for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Torry Holt, Isaac Bruce and Orlando Pace also first-time nominees.

Caps notes: Copley stands out in rookie game

Caps notes: Copley stands out in rookie game

Plus notes on Vitek Vanecek’s hampering language barrier, the power of fatherhood for Christian Djoos and Madison Bowey wearing the captain’s “C.“

Why Vikings changed their minds about Adrian Peterson

Why Vikings changed their minds about Adrian Peterson

Thirty six hours of public outcry and fleeing sponsors force team to reverse course and deactivate Adrian Peterson until his child-abuse case is resolved.

Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon suspended seven games for crotch-grabbing incident

Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon suspended seven games for crotch-grabbing incident

The closer, who was ejected from the game against the Miami Marlins on Sunday, does not plan to appeal the suspension.

Ross looks for progress against Syracuse

Ross looks for progress against Syracuse

After making strides against West Virginia, Maryland junior running back Brandon Ross prepares for veteran Orange defense.

Charles Barkley’s first pitch at Cubs game was just turrible.

Charles Barkley’s first pitch at Cubs game was just turrible.

It was the baseball equivalent of his spastic golf swing.

Poll: Playoffs more likely with Cousins?

The Post Sports Live panel debated which quarterback gives the Redskins the best chance to make the playoffs. Now we ask you.

Scenes from the Nats’ celebration

Scenes from the Nats’ celebration

For the Nationals, clinching meant so many different things to so many different people.

Seahawks’ Doug Baldwin trolls teammate, tremendously

Seahawks’ Doug Baldwin trolls teammate, tremendously

The Seahawks wide receiver uses Twitter to tweak safety Kam Chancellor.

Chris Davis helped rescue a man pinned under a truck

Chris Davis helped rescue a man pinned under a truck

The suspended Orioles slugger put his considerable strength to very good use.

The numbers behind the Nationals’ division title celebration

The numbers behind the Nationals’ division title celebration

The Nationals had 600 cans of beers and 126 bottles of champagne on hand for Tuesday’s celebration.

Zimmerman watches Nationals’ celebration from afar

Zimmerman watches Nationals’ celebration from afar

Nationals veteran Ryan Zimmerman is in Viera, Fla., rehabbing his hamstring injury, so he watched his teammates celebrate on TV.

Senator fields NFL ‘team’ of domestic abusers

Senator fields NFL ‘team’ of domestic abusers

Sen. Richard Blumenthal takes to social media to continue hammering the league on the issue.

Nats have a lot to celebrate

Nats have a lot to celebrate

ON BASEBALL | The Nationals can appreciate where they’ve been, where they are and where they are headed.

The best Nats selfies from the NL East celebration

Jose Lobaton delivered a master class in mid-celebration selfies.