| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:14 PM
For fans who weren’t excited about having to wait seven years for the next installment of the Virginia Tech-West Virginia football rivalry, you won’t have to remain patient quite that long anymore.
Both schools and FedEx Field in Landover,...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Move aside, World Cup. Hold your run, baseball. Take a seat, summer-league hoops.
Training camp is about to begin. The Washington Redskins (3-13 in 2013) will be holding a training camp for 2 1/2 weeks at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 5:00 PM
What’s in a name? It may be that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but the history of the term “redskin” is laced with prejudice.
As long ago as 1863, a Minnesota newspaper printed a notice reading, “The state reward...
| May 19, 2014
| 1:51 PM
The Washington Redskins announced Monday they will host joint training camp practices with the New England Patriots in Richmond on Aug. 4-6.
"Thanks to the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center, we have a facility that has the capabilities...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Craig Littlepage and Whit Babcock took opposite sides in the ACC's recent football-scheduling debate but agree that the conference's Coastal and Atlantic divisions likely will remain intact, at least for the early years of college football's playoff era....
| May 12, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The decision is flawed, the addendum pointless and the roll out odd. Otherwise, the ACC’s announcement Monday that the league is retaining an eight-game conference football schedule was a little slice of heaven.
No sooner had league officials...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Apr 3, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Whit Babcock was Cincinnati’s athletic director in 2012 when the Bearcats’ football team defeated Virginia Tech at FedEx Field in suburban Washington, D.C. Now the Hokies’ AD, Babcock is considering an opportunity for Tech to play West...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Tickets for the Naval Academy's 2014 football season went on sale on Wednesday. The Mids, coming off a 9-4 season and an Armed Forces Bowl victory, will be playing their final season as an independent.
Navy will play seven teams that were bowl eligible...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears lost 45-41 to the Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field.
1. General manager Phil Emery has been consistent about many things in the nearly two years he has been on the job. He has been most firm on refusing...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Peyton Manning threw seven touchdown passes Thursday night in Denver's 49-27 throttling of Baltimore in the Kickoff Opener.
His dad, Archie, had three NFL seasons with at least 10 starts when he didn't throw seven all year.
Archie texted Peyton...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Monday Night Football schedule 2013: ESPN's coverage of Monday Night Football kicks off with a doubleheader on Monday, Sept. 9, with Philadelphia at Washington and Houston at San Diego. Full ESPN Monday Night Football schedule and highlights below. Monday...