Sports - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times
Skip to content

Sports

Latest Stories

lions_zenner_football_93239.jpg

lions_zenner_football_93239.jpg

This Oct. 16, 2016 photo shows Detroit Lions fullback Zach Zenner (34) rushing against the Los Angeles Rams during an NFL football game in Detroit. Zenner has become Detroit’s No. 1 running back, moving up the depth chart after Ameer Abdullah and Theo Riddick had season-ending injuries. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski, File)

dolphins_qbs_football_16372.jpg

dolphins_qbs_football_16372.jpg

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, left, talks with quarterbacks Matt Moore and T.J. Yates, second from right, during NFL football practice, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Davie, Fla. Tannehill has been ruled out of Sunday's playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, and backup Matt Moore will start for the fourth week in a row. Tannehill isn't ready to return from a sprained left knee he suffered in Week 14. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

usta_facility_tennis_34331.jpg

usta_facility_tennis_34331.jpg

Katrina Adams, president of the United States Tennis Association makes remarks at the grand opening for its new state of the art training facility, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. The USTA is billing the facility as the new home of American tennis, where the best innovation and training will take place. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

usta_facility_tennis_73178.jpg

usta_facility_tennis_73178.jpg

Retired tennis stars Chris Evert, left, and Jim Courier prepare to his tennis balls stakes they take part United States Tennis Association grand opening for its new state of the art training facility, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. The USTA is billing the facility as the new home of American tennis, where the best innovation and training will take place. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

usta_facility_tennis_10505.jpg

usta_facility_tennis_10505.jpg

Tennis legend Chris Evert, right, hits a ball as retired tennis star James Blake, left, looks on during the United States Tennis Association grand opening for its new state of the art training facility, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. The USTA is billing the facility as the new home of American tennis, where the best innovation and training will take place. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

tournament_of_champions_golf_72627.jpg

tournament_of_champions_golf_72627.jpg

Jordan Spieth picks up his ball on the 10th green during the pro-am tournament prior to the Tournament of Champions golf event, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at Kapalua Plantation Course in Kapalua, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Matt York)

mack_clowney_football_62996.jpg

mack_clowney_football_62996.jpg

FILE - In this Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) throws under pressure from Houston Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney (90) during the second half of an NFL football game, in Denver. For as many similarities as there are between Jadeveon Clowney and Khalil Mack as the two edge defenders taken in the top five of the 2014 draft, there are the stark differences as well. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney, File)

mack_clowney_football_85625.jpg

mack_clowney_football_85625.jpg

FILE - In this Dec. 13, 2015 file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler (17) is sacked by Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack (52) during the second half of an NFL football game in Denver. For as many similarities as there are between Jadeveon Clowney and Khalil Mack as the two edge defenders taken in the top five of the 2014 draft, there are the stark differences as well. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney, File)

giants_football_78188.jpg

giants_football_78188.jpg

New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo talks to players during NFL football practice in East Rutherford, N.J., Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

giants_football_31177.jpg

giants_football_31177.jpg

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning throws during NFL football practice in East Rutherford, N.J., Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

ucla_fisch_football_86209.jpg

ucla_fisch_football_86209.jpg

FILE - In this April 1, 2016, file photo, Michigan quarterbacks coach Jedd Fisch, left, signals to players on the field form the sideline, watched by Michigan quarterback Shane Morris (7), during the NCAA college football team's annual spring game at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Mich. UCLA has hired Michigan assistant Jedd Fisch as its new offensive coordinator. Bruins coach Jim Mora announced the deal Thursday, Jan. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Tony Ding, File)

indians_encarnacion_baseball_59996.jpg

indians_encarnacion_baseball_59996.jpg

Cleveland Indians' Edwin Encarnacion listens to a question during a news conference, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Cleveland. One win from a World Series baseball title last season, the Indians finalized a $65 million, three-year contract with free agent slugger Encarnacion. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

indians_encarnacion_baseball_83894.jpg

indians_encarnacion_baseball_83894.jpg

Cleveland Indians' Edwin Encarnacion smiles during a news conference, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Cleveland. One win from a World Series baseball title last season, the Indians finalized a $65 million, three-year contract with free agent slugger Encarnacion. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

indians_encarnacion_baseball_55696.jpg

indians_encarnacion_baseball_55696.jpg

Cleveland Indians president of baseball operations Chris Antonetti helps Edwin Encarnacion with his jersey, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Cleveland. One win from a World Series baseball title last season, the Indians finalized a $65 million, three-year contract with free agent slugger Encarnacion. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

aptopix_indians_encarnacion_baseball_65304.jpg

aptopix_indians_encarnacion_baseball_65304.jpg

Cleveland Indians' Edwin Encarnacion smiles during a news conference, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Cleveland. One win from a World Series baseball title last season, the Indians finalized a $65 million, three-year contract with free agent slugger Encarnacion. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

indians_encarnacion_baseball_09143.jpg

indians_encarnacion_baseball_09143.jpg

Cleveland Indians' Edwin Encarnacion smiles wearing a Cleveland Indians jersey, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Cleveland. One win from a World Series baseball title last season, the Indians finalized a $65 million, three-year contract with free agent slugger Encarnacion. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

dolphins_practice_football_16931.jpg

dolphins_practice_football_16931.jpg

Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi (23) talks with running back Kenyan Drake, left, and running back Damien Williams (26) during NFL football practice, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Davie, Fla. The Dolphins play the Pittsburgh Steelers in a playoff game Sunday. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

stopping_ajayi_football_07333.jpg

stopping_ajayi_football_07333.jpg

FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2016, file photo, Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi (23) avoids a tackle by Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ross Cockrell (31), during the second half of an NFL football game, in Miami Gardens, Fla. This was the first time the Steelers saw Ajayi, and they spent three hours futilely chasing him around in a 30-15 loss. Ajayi is no longer an unknown heading into a rematch in a playoff game on Sunday. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

ESPN_Berman_14351.jpg-2af93.jpg

ESPN_Berman_14351.jpg-2af93.jpg

Chris Berman introduces former Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame defensive end Bruce Smith during his jersey retirement ceremony at halftime of an NFL football game, in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sept. 15, 2016. Berman isn't disappearing from in front of the cameras or from behind the microphones. He's simply stepping to the side a bit. The longtime ESPN fixture is giving up his regular on-air NFL and baseball spots for a new role at the network.(AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File) ** FILE **

pedestrian_deaths_things_to_know_30625.jpg

pedestrian_deaths_things_to_know_30625.jpg

FILE - In this July 20, 2016 file photo, "Pokemon Go" players begin a group walk along the Embarcadero in San Francisco. "Pokemon Go" was widely blamed as a potential distraction hazard to pedestrians. However, a search of news articles turned up only two pedestrian fatalities involving active players. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez,File)