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Nora Princiotti

Nora Princiotti

Nora Princiotti is a sports writer for The Washington Times covering the Washington Redskins and the NFL. A New Englander at heart, Nora graduated cum laude from George Washington University in 2016 where she was a two-time sports editor of the school paper, The GW Hatchet, and won multiple awards from the Associated Press Sports Editors and Associated College Press. She previously interned at The Boston Globe, then spent a year there doubling as a beat writer covering the New England Patriots' run to Super Bowl 51. She can be reached at:

Articles by Nora Princiotti

In this Jan. 1, 2017, file photo, Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) passes during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants in Landover, Md. In a move that seemed the most likely at this point in the odd dance between Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins, the team placed the exclusive franchise tag on the starting quarterback on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

Report: Kirk Cousins requested to be traded

According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen, quarterback Kirk Cousins asked Redskins owner Dan Snyder to trade him elsewhere, but Snyder told him not to bank on it. Published March 9, 2017

Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson (11) chases an overthrown ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Landover, Md., Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

DeSean Jackson expected to sign with Buccaneers

Wide receiver DeSean Jackson has all-but inked a deal to join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers next season, leaving the Redskins to replace one of the NFL's best deep threat receivers. Published March 9, 2017

Washington wide receiver John Ross is seen after a drill at the 2017 NFL football scouting combine Saturday, March 4, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)

Redskins met with top safeties, defensive ends, backs at combine

Interviews at the NFL Scouting Combine are a bit like a first date: there's interest, but no one's picking out a ring. Here's a roundup of several players who met with Washington at the league's most important scouting event. Published March 7, 2017

Michigan linebacker Jabrill Peppers runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine Monday, March 6, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Jabrill Peppers: ‘I’m a safety’

Peppers, an exceptional athlete projected as a late first-round pick in the upcoming draft, is caught in the margins where the NFL's traditional linguistics no longer align precisely with the game itself. Published March 6, 2017

Washington Redskins defensive end Trent Murphy (93) speaks with teammate Washington Redskins punter Tress Way (5) before the first half of a preseason NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Trent Murphy facing drug policy suspension

Redskins linebacker Trent Murphy could miss the first four games of the 2017 season due to a suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, the Washington Post reported Sunday evening. Published March 5, 2017