Marlin Briscoe pried open the door for Black quarterbacks in pro football

Before James Harris, Warren Moon and Doug Williams, there was Marlin Briscoe.

By John FeinsteinJune 28, 2022

With an unmatched résumé, Sashi Brown finds stability with the Ravens

After a long and sometimes bumpy career as a sports executive, Sashi Brown is at the start of his tenure leading one of the most stable franchises in the NFL.

By Adam KilgoreJune 28, 2022

Daniel Snyder is resisting subpoena, House oversight committee says

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform said last week that it would issue the subpoena in an attempt to compel the Commanders owner's testimony.

By Mark Maske, Liz Clarke and Nicki JhabvalaJune 27, 2022

Texans ‘enabled’ Deshaun Watson’s conduct, accuser says in lawsuit

The lawsuit filed Monday accuses the Texans of ignoring and enabling Deshaun Watson's behavior during his tenure with the team.

By Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaJune 27, 2022

Alex Smith’s daughter recovering from brain surgery for ‘very rare’ tumor

Alex Smith and his wife are researching the next steps in Sloane's care. "We wish this were easy, clear-cut and someone gave us a how-to guide," he said.

By Cindy BorenJune 26, 2022

Subpoena for Daniel Snyder, scrutiny for Roger Goodell at partisan hearing

The NFL commissioner did not relent when pressed to release the full findings of the league's investigation of the Commanders' workplace.

By Liz Clarke, Mark Maske and Paul KaneJune 22, 2022

D.C. Council chair ready to support RFK legislation — without stadium

In a letter, Council chair Phil Mendelson (D) wrote that “housing - particularly affordable housing - is the most urgent use for the site.”

By Sam Fortier, Michael Brice-Saddler and Meagan FlynnJune 22, 2022

NFL to seek at least one-year ban of Deshaun Watson at Tuesday hearing

The NFL is poised to argue for an indefinite suspension of at least one year for Watson for violating the personal conduct policy.

By Mark MaskeJune 25, 2022

In snubbing House panel, Daniel Snyder may have increased his legal peril

Congress will subpoena the Washington Commanders owner. What does that really mean?

By Liz Clarke and Mark MaskeJune 23, 2022

When all is said and done in Snyder probe, more will be said than done

Sports imitates life on Capitol Hill, where all the sound and fury signifies nothing.

By Candace BucknerJune 23, 2022

Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson found dead at 26

A cause of death has yet to be determined, said Baltimore police, who added that no signs of trauma nor initial indicators of foul play were found at the residence to which they were called.

By Des BielerJune 22, 2022

Tony Siragusa, former Ravens star and Fox Sports personality, dies at 55

“Goose was one of the most humble and funniest guys I knew," said Jamal Lewis, a teammate on Baltimore's Super Bowl-winning 2000 squad.

By Des BielerJune 22, 2022

Daniel Snyder conducted ‘shadow investigation’ of accusers, panel finds

The investigation by the House Committee on Oversight and Reform also found that Commanders owner Daniel Snyder and his representatives attempted to blame the franchise's workplace issues on former team president Bruce Allen.

By Mark Maske, Nicki Jhabvala and Liz ClarkeJune 22, 2022

Former Washington defensive back Brig Owens dies at 79

Owens spent 12 of his 13 NFL seasons with Washington, becoming one of the best players in franchise history.

By Glynn A. HillJune 22, 2022

Daniel Snyder to face congressional subpoena as Roger Goodell testifies

The NFL commissioner appeared at the hearing conducted by the House Committee on Oversight and Reform remotely, while Washington Commanders owner Daniel Snyder did not participate.

By Mark Maske, Nicki Jhabvala and Scott AllenJune 22, 2022

What to expect when Roger Goodell testifies in House probe of Commanders

The oversight panel will present preliminary findings and question the NFL commissioner during a hearing on alleged workplace misconduct.

By Liz Clarke, Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaJune 21, 2022

Three years after first retirement, Rob Gronkowski calls it quits again

The four-time all-pro tight end, who first retired in 2019, announced his latest decision Tuesday on Instagram.

By Glynn A. HillJune 21, 2022
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Document reveals details of 2009 sexual assault allegation against Daniel Snyder

An employee of Washington's NFL team accused Snyder of asking for sex, groping her and attempting to remove her clothes, according to legal correspondence obtained by The Post. A team investigation concluded the woman was lying in an attempt to extort Snyder.

By Will HobsonJune 21, 2022

Deshaun Watson agrees to settle 20 of the 24 civil lawsuits against him

The NFL says the civil settlements will have no bearing on the league's disciplinary process.

By Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaJune 21, 2022

Daniel Snyder reiterates refusal to testify, escalating tensions

Commanders owner cites "fundamental notions of fairness and due process"; spokesperson says House committee "will not be deterred."

By Liz Clarke, Mark Maske and Nicki JhabvalaJune 20, 2022

Bills WR Stefon Diggs pays it forward, hosts D.C. youth football camp

The former Maryland standout returned to the field where he played youth football two decades before.

By Caroline PinedaJune 18, 2022

Rejecting explanations, House committee urges Daniel Snyder to testify

Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.), chairwoman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, finds no “valid reason” that Commanders owner can't answer questions at June 22 hearing.

By Mark Maske, Liz Clarke and Nicki JhabvalaJune 17, 2022