Pizza chain apologizes for using ‘wrong, offensive, and hurtful’ Redskins name

Pizza chain apologizes for using ‘wrong, offensive, and hurtful’ Redskins name

Pete’s New Haven Style Apizza offers a Redskins promotion, and then apologizes.

Kirk Cousins gets his chance

Kirk Cousins gets his chance

With Robert Griffin III injured, the new Redskins quarterback inherits one of the most scrutinized jobs in Washington.

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The Kickoff: Cousins takes the reins against the Eagles

The Kickoff: Cousins takes the reins against the Eagles

The Washington Post's Mike Jones and Jason Reid break down the Redskins' Week 3 matchup against the Eagles and what they need to do to get their first back-to-back win since 2012.

Goodell on Rice scandal: ‘I let everybody down’

Goodell on Rice scandal: ‘I let everybody down’

Following high-profile controversies, Commissioner Roger Goodell expected to announce changes.

Redskins teammates sign Robert Griffin III’s cast

Middle-schoolers in Ashburn, take note.

Thompson helps defense prep for Eagles backs

Thompson helps defense prep for Eagles backs

One of the challenges of the challenges of preparing for the Philadelphia Eagles involves finding a way to duplicate the speed and elusiveness of running backs LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles.

Jackson ‘questionable’ for Sunday

Jackson ‘questionable’ for Sunday

Wide receiver DeSean Jackson took part in some individual drills during Friday’s practice and will be listed as questionable for the game on Sunday at Philadelphia.

Procter & Gamble pulls out of NFL partnership on Breast Cancer Awareness

Procter & Gamble pulls out of NFL partnership on Breast Cancer Awareness

Initiative reportedly was to have involved players from each team and Crest toothpaste.

Jim Vance, WRC colleagues endorse Redskins QB Kirk Cousins

Jim Vance, WRC colleagues endorse Redskins QB Kirk Cousins

This is D.C. sports, in one image. Okay, two images.

Redskins-Eagles: 5 story lines to follow

Redskins-Eagles: 5 story lines to follow

Washington heads back to Philadelphia seeking back-to-back victories for the first time since the final two weeks of the 2012 regular season.

Why Robert Griffin III turned his ‘Know Jesus Know Peace’ t-shirt inside out

Why Robert Griffin III turned his ‘Know Jesus Know Peace’ t-shirt inside out

RGIII tried to abide by the NFL’s uniform policies. Instead, he prompted a firestorm.

NFL partners with domestic violence prevention group

NFL partners with domestic violence prevention group

All NFL and team personnel to undergo educational program on domestic violence beginning in next 30 days, according to a memo from Commissioner Roger Goodell to the clubs.

Hundreds of Ravens fans lined up to trade in their Ray Rice jerseys at the team’s official store

Hundreds of Ravens fans lined up to trade in their Ray Rice jerseys at the team’s official store

The exchange opened at 8 a.m. The first person showed up at 6 a.m.

The Test: Why Washington needs to pressure Nick Foles

The Test: Why Washington needs to pressure Nick Foles

A stats-focused and a game-review focused look at how the Redskins’ pass rush can give them a chance to beat the Eagles.

NFL matchup of the week: Chargers’ Antonio Gates vs. Bills’ Preston Brown

NFL matchup of the week: Chargers’ Antonio Gates vs. Bills’ Preston Brown

In two games this season, Gates has 13 catches for 177 yards and three touchdowns.

Let’s count all the ways the Falcons went crazy on the Bucs

Let’s count all the ways the Falcons went crazy on the Bucs

I think Atlanta just scored again.

Redskins’ Kirk Cousins gets his shot with RGIII out

Redskins’ Kirk Cousins gets his shot with RGIII out

With Robert Griffin III sidelined with a dislocated ankle, Cousins is the Redskins’ signal-caller for the foreseeable future, beginning Sunday at Philadelphia.

NFL Week 3 preview: Super Bowl rematch is highlight of weekend’s games

NFL Week 3 preview: Super Bowl rematch is highlight of weekend’s games

Will Peyton Manning and the Broncos get revenge for last year’s 43-8 Super Bowl loss to Seattle?

Redskins-Eagles Q&A: Cousins, Foles and other non-DeSean intrigue

Redskins-Eagles Q&A: Cousins, Foles and other non-DeSean intrigue

Sheil Kapadia of Philadelphia Magazine’s Birds 24/7 stops by to talk about Sunday’s game, and how it looks from the opposite perspective.

Ryan Grant ready for more opportunities

Ryan Grant ready for more opportunities

The rookie wide receiver had a strong offseason, training camp and preseason, and earned the nickname ‘Clinic,” as well as additional snaps.

The Vikings get rid of another player causing legal headaches

The Vikings get rid of another player causing legal headaches

Minnesota cuts wide receiver Jerome Simpson, who was already suspended, after yet another run-in with the police surfaces.

The Falcons nearly blinded Matt Ryan

The Falcons nearly blinded Matt Ryan

The quarterback apparently caught a pre-game pyrotechnic spark in the eye. Spoiler alert: he got better.

A tackle is no longer just a hit

A tackle is no longer just a hit

Safety Brandon Meriweather’s return to the Redskins from suspension highlights the added scrutiny the NFL is placing on tackling technique.

Michael Vick says Roger Goodell is ‘doing a great job’

Michael Vick says Roger Goodell is ‘doing a great job’

The Jets quarterback sticks up for the NFL commissioner who suspended, then reinstated, Vick.

Dan Snyder gave Kevin Durant a game ball after Redskins-Jaguars game

Dan Snyder gave Kevin Durant a game ball after Redskins-Jaguars game

Durant attended Sunday’s win with John Wall.

How will NFL teams consider character when evaluating prospects such as Jameis Winston?

How will NFL teams consider character when evaluating prospects such as Jameis Winston?

After recent controversies involving off-field issues, college players likely will face increased scrutiny.

Haslett disappointed Rambo never panned out

Haslett disappointed Rambo never panned out

Asked about the release of Bacarri Rambo, Jim Haslett said, “It’s a shame because we gave him every opportunity.“

NFL announcers keep calling league-sponsored Microsoft ‘Surface’ tablets ‘iPads’

NFL announcers keep calling league-sponsored Microsoft ‘Surface’ tablets ‘iPads’

Microsoft reportedly paid $400 million to have their tablets mistaken for Apples.

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