| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:38 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Frank Cooney, The Sports Xchange
NFC Battles of Week: Sideline view of key concerns
While gaudy headlines focus on quarterbacks and other big-name stars, there are important battles in every NFL training camp that are most...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 7:51 PM
— The Washington Redskins captured their seventh win in 13 games on Sunday, but this win came with a rookie quarterback not named Robert Griffin III.
Kirk Cousins, the organization's fourth-round pick in the NFL draft, hit wide receiver Pierre...
| Jan 28, 2008
It wasn't that long ago that Linda West's Sunday afternoons were devoted to drawing up science and math lessons for her first-graders.
"My husband would be like, 'Can't you use the same ones as last year?' " said West, who is now a lead teacher. "No,...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 8:09 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Is history - history? A new report released Tuesday shows 87 percent of high school seniors are not proficient in U.S. history.
The 'Nation's Report Card' released by the 2010 Assessment of Educational Progress determined that out of seven...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 6:00 PM
It was the anatomy of failure for the Ravens' punt team, a costly breakdown at the most inopportune time.
Two minutes into overtime of a 31-28 loss to the Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field, the Ravens allowed a 64-yard punt return to Redskins...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 5:59 AM
It's entirely possibly that I'm fudging the online trends this morning to give more weight to news of a monkey in fancy coat wandering around an Ikea. It is just that depressing today and who knows if even Ikea monkey can counteract this clinical case...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 7:24 AM
Deactivated for the previous five contests, Richard Crawford picked an opportune time to make a lasting impression for the Washington Redskins.
The rookie cornerback’s 64-yard punt return set up rookie kicker Kai Forbath’s 34-yard field goal...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:47 AM
It was the play where virtually everything went wrong for the Ravens' punt team.
During a 31-28 overtime loss to the Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field, punter Sam Koch outbooted his coverage on a 56-yarder that didn't angle far enough...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 12:01 PM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: It will be interesting to see new offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell's influence on the play-calling and game plan. The expectation is that the Ravens will loosen the reins on quarterback Joe Flacco, who feels he's at his best in...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:38 PM
Washington Redskins veteran cornerback Cedric Griffin won't be playing Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens at FedEx Field.
Griffin was suspended for the remainder of the regular season, a four-game suspension stemming from a violation of the NFL's...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:30 PM
ASHBURN, Va. – DeAngelo Hall hurt his ankle enough that he had to use crutches to make an appearance on a Washington, D.C. radio show Tuesday. Still, the Washington Redskins cornerback vowed that he would not sit out Sunday’s home contest...