Eric Bieniemy has a lot of weapons, and he’s learning how to use them

Bieniemy will wrestle with the same problem Washington’s former offensive coordinator wasn’t able to solve: What is the optimal way to spread the ball around?

By Sam FortierJune 2, 2023

Sam Howell is mic’d up and ‘taking charge’ of the Commanders’ new offense

The Commanders plan to have all their quarterbacks wear microphones during practices, and Howell has worn one in OTAs, helping coaches give him better feedback.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 31, 2023

The Commanders’ name trademark hit a snag. Some fans want a do-over.

The USPTO denied the Commanders' trademark application this week. Does that mean a name change is looming?

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 25, 2023

Led by Sam Howell and Eric Bieniemy, Commanders have a new vibe on offense

Last year, the Commanders’ offense torpedoed the team’s season. With a new offensive coordinator and a new quarterback, can things change?

By Sam FortierMay 24, 2023

Commanders TE ruptures Achilles’ tendon; Chase Young and Montez Sweat absent

Armani Rogers ruptured his Achilles' tendon Tuesday and is out indefinitely, forcing the team to shuffle at a position where it's no stranger to injuries.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 24, 2023

NFL owners hope to resolve issues with Snyder; Goodell predicts sale approval

The owners are hopeful that dealing with Daniel Snyder on indemnification and the Mary Jo White investigation will not hinder the sale of the Commanders to Josh Harris.

By Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaMay 23, 2023

Josh Harris’s Commanders deal is ‘not there yet,’ but NFL owners are hopeful

Daniel and Tanya Snyder were not present Monday as NFL owners began a two-day meeting near Minneapolis, with the sale of the Commanders in the approval process.

By Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaMay 22, 2023

Commanders rehire trainer Doug Quon, previously on leave during DEA probe

Washington placed him on leave in 2021 when the DEA investigated the team's former head trainer for the possible disbursement of prescription painkillers.

By Nicki Jhabvala and Mark MaskeMay 19, 2023

Josh Harris’s Commanders deal contains ‘earnout’ payment to Daniel Snyder

The amount is contingent on the business performance of the team. It's part of a $6.05 billion deal that is raising debt concerns by the NFL finance committee.

By Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaMay 17, 2023

Minor league baseball team to bid Dan Snyder good riddance with Josh Harris promotion

The Bowie Baysox will hold a forward-looking celebration of the Washington Commanders’ impending ownership change during Thursday’s game.

By Scott AllenMay 16, 2023

Commanders begin rookie minicamp with new vibes from top to bottom

First-round pick Emmanuel Forbes Jr. gets an early interception, and Washington invites 35 rookies to try out.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 12, 2023

Commanders’ 2023 schedule offers few favors from the NFL

Highlights include a trip to Dallas for Thanksgiving and a three-game stretch to close the season against the Jets, 49ers and Cowboys.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 11, 2023

Rating every game on the Commanders’ 2023 schedule

Seriously, who asked for a Thursday night rematch with the Chicago Bears?

By Scott AllenMay 11, 2023

Commanders doubled down on DBs early in the draft. Will it pay off?

Washington is counting on a more productive defense, including two new defensive backs, to help a young quarterback and transitioning offense.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 9, 2023

More investors in Josh Harris’s Commanders ownership group are identified

Eric Schmidt, Alejandro Santo Domingo and Mitchell Morgan are limited partners in Harris's group, which has reached a tentative agreement to purchase the team.

By Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaMay 5, 2023

Commanders release veteran center Chase Roullier

Once a focal point of the Commanders' offensive line, Roullier battled season-ending injuries in both 2021 and 2022.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 5, 2023

The Commanders name was a mistake. Josh Harris should change it.

Josh Harris will have plenty to do when he acquires Washington's NFL franchise. Changing the team's toxic name is an easy first step.

By John FeinsteinMay 4, 2023

California, N.Y. AGs will investigate NFL over workplace allegations

The AGs cited last year's congressional investigation of the Commanders' workplace and lawsuits by former NFL employees.

By Mark MaskeMay 4, 2023

As stadium competition looms, Commanders lobby Congress over future of RFK

The Commanders are lobbying legislators to give D.C. control over the site, which would pave the way for the city to offer it as a potential home for the team.

By Sam Fortier, Michael Brice-Saddler and Meagan FlynnMay 4, 2023

Commanders have addressed nearly every major weakness. Will that be enough?

With new ownership looming, Ron Rivera needs to win in 2023. The Commanders have done just about all they can to make that happen.

By Sam FortierApril 30, 2023