Even with the league’s much-ballyhooed ‘concussion protocols,’ the NFL can’t seem to keep injured players like Jordan Reed off the field — which raises even more troubling questions about how similar injuries were handled 10, 20 and 30 years ago.
Jay Gruden: Redskins do not condone Jordan Reed’s handling of concussion symptoms “in any way.”
After being gouged for 380 yards in Week 4 by the no-name Cleveland Browns, the Redskins defense has clamped down, holding rookie phenom Carson Wentz and the Eagles to a couple of field goals Sunday and making Joe Flacco the week before look so inept the Baltimore Ravens fired their offensive coordinator.
All seven members of Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker’s major league coaching staff will return to the team for the 2017 season.
Alex Ovechkin scored the game-winning goal midway through the third period to lift the Washington Capitals over the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Thursday night.
The NCAA accused Louisville of four violations stemming from its investigation into allegations that a former basketball staffer hired escorts and strippers for sex parties with recruits and players.
The NFL is going to re-open its investigation of New York Giants placekicker Josh Brown and the team has pulled him from its next game after police released journal entries and emails in which he admitted that he verbally and physically abused his former wife.
Nneka Ogwumike’s short jumper with 3.1 seconds left gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the defending champion Minnesota Lynx for their first title in 14 years in the deciding game of the WNBA Finals on Thursday night.
Anthony Rizzo homered and ended a postseason skid with three RBIs. The rest of the Chicago Cubs’ hitters broke out equally as big in routing the Los Angeles Dodgers 10-2 on Wednesday to even the NL Championship Series at 2-all.
More evidence the development of Jamison Crowder is changing the equation for the Redskins offense: Six weeks into the season, Pro Football Focus has revised their preseason wide-receiver corps rankings and moved the Redskins up.
The Cleveland Indians advanced to World Series, beating Toronto 3-0 Wednesday in Game 5 of AL Championship Series.
The NFL can blame ratings dip on Donald Trump this year, but eventually the league has to address problems with erosion in the quality of its product.