Halftime probably would have been a good time to flex Thursday night’s game out of the primetime spot. Since that wasn’t an option, everyone had to make it to the end instead.
Any assessment of Gruden is challenged by the caveat that this season is defined more by who didn’t play for the Redskins than who did.
The Redskins beat the hapless New York Giants, 20-10, on Thursday night to keep their low playoff chances alive.
The Redskins kept running the ball in a 20-10 win against the New York Giants. It worked.
Oscar Pistorius’ prison sentence was increased to 13 years and five months by South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal on Friday, a decision that more than doubled the Olympic runner’s jail term for the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Capitals coach Barry Trotz put the two longtime friends and teammates back together on the Capitals’ top line. For a night, it worked well.
For the first time, doctors have accurately diagnosed severe brain damage in a living former NFL player.
The Washington Redskins will have three new starters along the offensive line Thursday when they take on the New York Giants.
Rivers threw for 434 yards and three touchdowns in his first Thanksgiving game in his 14th season and the Chargers beat the fading Cowboys 28-6 on Thursday.
Case Keenum threw for two touchdowns and ran for a score all in the first half to give the Minnesota Vikings a double-digit lead and they went on to beat the Detroit Lions 30-23 Thursday.
Maryland coach DJ Durkin is a man of few words, except perhaps when it comes to talking about Terrapins linebacker Jermaine Carter Jr.
Virginia’s seniors can enhance their postseason resumes on Friday night with another first: becoming the first Cavaliers team in 14 years to beat Virginia Tech.
When coach Chris Mack’s 15th-ranked Musketeers saw a 14-point lead shrink to six on Thursday in the Las Vegas Invitational, they shifted gears and held George Washington without a field goal for nearly seven minutes en route to an 83-64 win.
Former AC Milan and Real Madrid striker Robinho was sentenced to nine years in jail by a court in Milan on charges of sexual assault following an incident in 2013, Italian news agency ANSA reported Thursday.
In most years, the picture solidifies in mid-November and an average of 12-13 playoff teams are all but set by Thanksgiving. Not so much this season, where there are 12 teams separated by eight points in the Eastern Conference and 12 teams separated by five points in the West, making the races too close to call at Thanksgiving.