Nadal blows two-set lead, exits U.S. Open

With loss to Fabio Fognini, Nadal ends the season without a Grand Slam title for the first time since 2004.

Terps kick off vs. Richmond

LIVE DICUSSION | Maryland opens its 2015 football season with a visit from FCS power Richmond.

Redskins still waiting on RGIII’s clearance

At this point, there’s no indication Washington plans to trade or release former first-round draft pick.

NFL to review Goodell’s role in disciplinary process

Discussions appear to be the first sign the overturned suspension of Tom Brady could significantly impact Roger Goodell’s position.

Griffin’s place on Redskins roster looks secure

Griffin’s place on Redskins roster looks secure

Doctor who cleared, recanted Griffin’s return has resigned as NFL neurological consultant.

WWE fans worry John Cena sustained injury after botching move with Kevin Owens at live event

WWE fans worry John Cena sustained injury after botching move with Kevin Owens at live event

Cena tweeted on Saturday seemingly acknowledging he took a hard bump, but followed it up with his hashtag for his “Never Give Up” slogan.

Today’s college football games to watch on TV

Today’s college football games to watch on TV

Plan your weekend accordingly.

Three straight road losses make the Mystics’ playoff picture more murky

Three straight road losses make the Mystics’ playoff picture more murky

With four games remaining, Washington must get by some of the league’s best to advance.

Conor McGregor had a most excellent time talking trash to just about everyone at UFC presser

Conor McGregor had a most excellent time talking trash to just about everyone at UFC presser

He also got physical with upcoming UFC 194 opponent Jose Aldo, who retorted with a perfectly executed raspberry.

After arbitration ruling, Marcus Johansson ‘happy to still be here’

After arbitration ruling, Marcus Johansson ‘happy to still be here’

The forward re-signed for one year, $3.75 million and believes the Capitals have “everything we need to win the whole thing.“

Nadal blows two-set lead, exits U.S. Open

Nadal blows two-set lead, exits U.S. Open

With loss to Fabio Fognini, Nadal ends the season without a Grand Slam title for the first time since 2004.

Terps kick off vs. Richmond

Terps kick off vs. Richmond

LIVE DICUSSION | Maryland opens its 2015 football season with a visit from FCS power Richmond.

Maryland football season kickoff: Link roundup for Game 1 vs. Richmond

Maryland football season kickoff: Link roundup for Game 1 vs. Richmond

Taking a look back at the week leading up to Richmond.

Michael A. Taylor was supposed to sit out Friday night, but hit a walk-off homer instead

Michael A. Taylor was supposed to sit out Friday night, but hit a walk-off homer instead

How Michael A. Taylor found his way into Friday night’s game, then won it in the 10th.

Jozy Altidore’s 2nd-half goals lift U.S. over Peru: match report, videos

Jozy Altidore’s 2nd-half goals lift U.S. over Peru: match report, videos

The American soccer team rebounds from the Gold Cup disappointment in July and a halftime deficit at RFK Stadium.

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In the battle of Upper Marlboro, Wise staves off Douglass,19-6

In the battle of Upper Marlboro, Wise staves off Douglass,19-6

Wise defeats No. 3 Douglass 19-6 after stepping up in the second half.

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West Springfield overcomes tough challenger Robinson

West Springfield overcomes tough challenger Robinson

Peter Muskett throws four touchdowns and rushes for one to bring the Spartans to victory over the Rams.

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Potomac Falls outlasts rival Dominion, 7-6

Potomac Falls outlasts rival Dominion, 7-6

The Panthers overcame a lengthy weather delay to beat the Titans in a defensive struggle.

TV and radio listings: September 5

TV and radio listings: September 5

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

Jonathan Papelbon says Nationals fans should stand up because it’s ‘playoff baseball’

Jonathan Papelbon says Nationals fans should stand up because it’s ‘playoff baseball’

“I saw a few of them sitting down. I’m not gonna lie. We need to stand on up in those situations.“

Altidore scores twice as U.S. men beat Peru at RFK Stadium

Altidore scores twice as U.S. men beat Peru at RFK Stadium

The Americans bounce back from a disappointing Gold Cup performance to start an important stretch.

Elney lifts Terps over No. 1 UCLA in OT, 2-1

Elney lifts Terps over No. 1 UCLA in OT, 2-1

MEN’S SOCCER | No. 6 Maryland doesn’t flinch before a crowd of nearly 8,500 in College Park, taking down the top-ranked Bruins.

Sal Tutone shakes off an injury to lead Oakton past crosstown rival Madison

Sal Tutone shakes off an injury to lead Oakton past crosstown rival Madison

FOOTBALL | The senior quarterback throws for 338 yards on an injured knee to send the Cougars past the Warhawks in the ‘Vienna Bowl.’

Muskett has a quick response to help West Springfield past Robinson

Muskett has a quick response to help West Springfield past Robinson

Junior Peter Muskett scores on a 55-yard touchdown run in the final minute of a 35-28 win over the Rams.

It’s a Taylor-made walk-off for the Nats

It’s a Taylor-made walk-off for the Nats

Manager Matt Williams presses the right buttons as Washington pulls within five games of the NL East-leading Mets thanks to Michael A. Taylor’s game-winning three-run home run.

Lowery has the ticket for Wise in victory over No. 3 Douglass

Lowery has the ticket for Wise in victory over No. 3 Douglass

Before an overflow crowd, Bowie transfer Donnell Lowery makes an impressive debut in Wise’s 19-6 win.

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Damascus uses strong ground attack to crush Quince Orchard

Damascus uses strong ground attack to crush Quince Orchard

Jake Funk’s 257 rushing yards and four touchdowns lead the Swarmin’ Hornets to a 39-17 victory.

Jake Funk’s monster game powers No. 6 Damascus past No. 10 Quince Orchard

Jake Funk’s monster game powers No. 6 Damascus past No. 10 Quince Orchard

FOOTBALL | The Swarmin’ Hornets senior tailback bulldozed his way to 257 yards and four touchdowns to lead his team past the Cougars in the season opener for both schools.

Davis continues to rake as Orioles take care of division-leading Blue Jays, 10-2

Davis continues to rake as Orioles take care of division-leading Blue Jays, 10-2

Chris Davis drills two home runs for the second consecutive game to become the first Oriole with multiple 40-homer seasons as Baltimore beats Toronto for second straight win.

Tom Brady speaks out about DeflateGate ruling

Tom Brady speaks out about DeflateGate ruling

In a Facebook post Friday night, Tom Brady says “I don’t think this has been good for our sport.“

SMAC football: North Point wins defensive battle against Thomas Stone

SMAC football: North Point wins defensive battle against Thomas Stone

Sophomore quarterback Jemichael Jones scores on a 93-yard run to give the Eagles just enough of a cushion.

Navy vs. Colgate preview

Navy vs. Colgate preview

The Midshipmen finished second in the country in rushing last season, averaging 338.1 yards per game.

Friday night football: The early report, including Douglass-Wise, Robinson-West Springfield, North Point-Thomas Stone

Friday night football: The early report, including Douglass-Wise, Robinson-West Springfield, North Point-Thomas Stone

Scores and quick recaps from a full slate of Friday football action in the District, Maryland and Virginia.

UFC fighters take selfie during weigh-in

UFC fighters take selfie during weigh-in

Selfies are becoming the new straight face.

Virginia at UCLA preview

Virginia at UCLA preview

The Cavaliers visit the 13th-ranked Bruins on Saturday afternoon in their season opener.

Williamses move one step closer to clash at the U.S. Open

Williamses move one step closer to clash at the U.S. Open

After older sister Venus upsets No. 12 seed Belinda Bencic, top-seeded Serena Williams recovers to get past Bethanie Mattek-Sands.

Redskins still waiting on RGIII’s clearance

Redskins still waiting on RGIII’s clearance

At this point, there’s no indication Washington plans to trade or release former first-round draft pick.

Maryland forward and UCLA goalie meet in crazy collision

Maryland forward and UCLA goalie meet in crazy collision

In a battle of Top Ten schools, a nasty collision remains the talk of the first half.

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Action from the 2015 U.S. Open

Action from the 2015 U.S. Open

In U.S. Open, Novak Djokovic faces Andreas Sepp and Eugenie Bouchard takes on Dominika Cibulkova.

Aaron Barrett undergoes successful Tommy John surgery; Michael A. Taylor undergoes MRI

Aaron Barrett undergoes successful Tommy John surgery; Michael A. Taylor undergoes MRI

The right-hander had successful surgery on his right elbow Thursday, while the Nationals’ rookie center fielder is out of the lineup again.

Taylor, Nats walk off with win

Taylor, Nats walk off with win

DISCUSSION THREAD | Michael A. Taylor hits a three-run homer in the 10th to make a winner of Washington and Jonathan Papelbon.

For one family, USA-Peru soccer is best of both worlds

For one family, USA-Peru soccer is best of both worlds

With two countries to root for, it was all good Friday night

Ronda Rousey’s trainer admits he didn’t originally want to work with her

It took him months to start taking her seriously at his mostly male-centered gym.

Tonight’s Nationals-Braves lineups

Tonight’s Nationals-Braves lineups

Michael A. Taylor is out of the Nationals lineup Friday and Jose Lobaton is behind the plate.

Redskins begin final roster cuts

Redskins begin final roster cuts

Backup strong safety and special teams standout Akeem Davis ranked among the initial round of players waived, a person with knowledge of the situation said.

Tim Tebow is one step closer to landing a spot with the Eagles after Matt Barkley is traded

Tim Tebow is one step closer to landing a spot with the Eagles after Matt Barkley is traded

It looks like the clock might strike Tebow Time in Philadelphia soon.

Teacher arrested after drone crashes into stands during U.S. Open match

Teacher arrested after drone crashes into stands during U.S. Open match

No one was injured in the incident, which frightened the two players competing at the time.

Bayern Munich’s Arturo Vidal denies he arrived drunk and got booted from Chile’s national team

Bayern Munich’s Arturo Vidal denies he arrived drunk and got booted from Chile’s national team

The Chilean star’s reputation might be getting the better of him.

Bills cut IK Enemkpali, the ex-Jets player who punched Geno Smith

Bills cut IK Enemkpali, the ex-Jets player who punched Geno Smith

And thus ends Rex Ryan’s latest attempt to troll his former team.

Kevin Huerter talks about his rise as a basketball recruit on eve of visit to Maryland

After a wild year in which he burst onto the national recruiting scene, 2016 guard is weighing his options.

Lamont Peterson returns to the ring in Fairfax on Oct. 17

Lamont Peterson returns to the ring in Fairfax on Oct. 17

Peterson will face Felix Diaz on NBC.

For NFL, much at stake as it appeals judge’s lifting of Tom Brady’s suspension

For NFL, much at stake as it appeals judge’s lifting of Tom Brady’s suspension

The league’s disciplinary process and Commissioner Roger Goodell’s role in it could be on the line as the case goes next to a federal appeals court.

NFL to review Goodell’s role in disciplinary process

NFL to review Goodell’s role in disciplinary process

Discussions appear to be the first sign the overturned suspension of Tom Brady could significantly impact Roger Goodell’s position.

Here’s why you didn’t win that daily-fantasy contest

Here’s why you didn’t win that daily-fantasy contest

It’s because you can’t compete with the sharks who have made daily fantasy their job.