Terry McLaurin absent for start of Commanders’ OTAs amid contract talks

The team's star receiver is skipping the voluntary workouts as he seeks a new deal.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 23, 2022

Dwayne Haskins was legally drunk at time of death, which is ruled an accident

Dwayne Haskins also had ketamine in his system when he was struck and killed on a South Florida highway last month.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 23, 2022

Commanders acquire right to buy 200 acres in Va. for potential new stadium

The franchise has been considering sites in Maryland, Virginia and the District for a new stadium, and its recent option to purchase the land could signal that the team has narrowed its options.

By Sam Fortier,  Laura Vozzella and Antonio OlivoMay 23, 2022

Commanders sign first-round pick Jahan Dotson to four-year deal

The wide receiver's deal is worth roughly $15 million.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 18, 2022

Rating every game on the Commanders’ 2022 schedule

Carson Wentz's reunions with the Eagles and Colts and Kirk Cousins's return to FedEx Field are among the more intriguing games on Washington's 2022 schedule.

By Scott AllenMay 12, 2022

Commanders to play two prime-time games in low-profile 2022 schedule

Washington’s first season as the Commanders will feature one of the lowest-profile schedules in the NFL.

By Sam Fortier and Nicki JhabvalaMay 12, 2022

Commanders’ revived marching band will have a new look and sound

The NFL's oldest marching band was discontinued during the coronavirus pandemic. The new version will be half the size, paid and play a revamped arrangement of the team's original fight song.

By Scott AllenMay 11, 2022

Ron Rivera honored with George Halas Award for overcoming adversity

Rivera became the second consecutive member of the Washington organization to win the award, following Alex Smith in 2021.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 9, 2022

Percy Butler’s life changed in a flash. Now he’s ready to get to work.

“He brings a lot to the table,” General Manager Martin Mayhew said of Butler. “We saw enough flashes of him playing last year that we feel he’s a guy who can develop into a really good player for us.”

By Sam FortierMay 7, 2022

As Commanders minicamp opens, Ron Rivera says roster still has needs

As the coach gets his first look at this year's draft class, he acknowledges the team still could use some help at linebacker.

By Sam FortierMay 6, 2022

Commanders to sign guard Trai Turner to one-year deal

The 28-year-old lineman could fill the hole left by Brandon Scherff’s departure to Jacksonville.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 2, 2022

Commanders’ Curtis Samuel is excited ‘to finally feel like myself again’

After a groin injury sidelined him for much of last year, the wide receiver expects to start the new season healthy.

By Nicki JhabvalaMay 2, 2022

With the draft complete, the Commanders focus on filling the gaps

Ron Rivera isn't finished, but the Commanders' roster revamp is just about complete.

By Sam FortierMay 1, 2022

QB Sam Howell — a ‘home run’ pick — highlights Commanders’ Day 3 of NFL draft

The Commanders selected five players on the final day of the NFL draft, adding potential, depth and what they perceive as value.

By Nicki JhabvalaApril 30, 2022

Commanders’ draft class: What each player brings and how they fit

With eight picks, Commanders tried to address both needs and depth in this year's draft.

By Sam FortierApril 30, 2022

Commanders select pair of Alabama players on Day 2 of NFL draft

Washington sought to upgrade its defensive line and running back corps, nabbing Crimson Tide products in the second and third rounds.

By Nicki JhabvalaApril 29, 2022

‘Truly a dream come true:’ Jahan Dotson savors moment, relishes opportunity

Commanders' first-round pick is eager to get started as the Penn State product embarks on his NFL career.

By Sam FortierApril 29, 2022

Commanders trade down in first round, draft WR Jahan Dotson at No. 16

After trading down five spots in a deal with New Orleans that netted them extra picks, the Commanders landed a speedy slot receiver who can also help the return game.

By Nicki JhabvalaApril 29, 2022

Commanders enter NFL draft fixed on protecting, providing playmakers for new QB

Washington is set to pick at No. 11 -- unless it makes a draft-day trade -- and the options include an offensive lineman, wide receiver or perhaps a cornerback.

By Nicki JhabvalaApril 28, 2022

Commanders exercise fifth-year option for edge rusher Montez Sweat

The option ensures that three-quarters of Washington's defensive line can stay intact until at least 2024.

By Nicki JhabvalaApril 27, 2022