| Dec 24, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Although many Johnny Unitas plays are seared in Baltimore's collective memory, the NFL is betting folks might want a refresher.
The organization has introduced a collectible it's calling the Keepr. People plug it into their computer and can revel in...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:07 PM
— To see how much influence Robert Griffin III is beginning to accumulate in the Washington, D.C. area, consider that the Washington Redskins quarterback is being given credit for helping the last-place Washington Wizards upset the reigning NBA...
| Dec 9, 2007
The question still makes Peyton Manning wince, many years and countless times since it first was asked. The comparison to a legend who wore the familiar blue-and-white uniform, with the trademark horseshoe on the helmet, remains an uncomfortable topic for...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 8:25 PM
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — So much for Cam Newton vs. Robert Griffin III. For the ticked-off players in the visitor’s locker room, it was more like the Carolina Panthers vs. Sonny Jurgensen, Sam Huff and Bobby Mitchell.
Newton and the Panthers...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Moxie is defined by Webster's New World dictionary as "courage, pluck, perseverance; guts."
And if there's one thing Hagerstown native Jon Macht, 52, has, it's moxie.
Moxie was what lead Macht as a teenager to have the nerve to send a note to The...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- While official Washington remains all atwitter about going over the fiscal cliff, unofficial Washington is all atwitter over a physical cliff. Will an injured RG3 be able to play against the Cleveland Browns next Sunday and keep the...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Here's a tasty legacy from the visit I shared with some of my Swedish cousins a few weeks ago: Gevalia!
It's a brand of coffee in Sweden, and it's good to the last drop.
I had it when I was in Sweden two years ago and sort of forgot about it because I...
| Apr 4, 2010
| 10:41 PM
Donovan McNabb is changing uniforms and staying in the NFC East.
The Philadelphia Eagles traded McNabb to the Washington Redskins for a pair of draft picks Sunday night. The Eagles will receive a second-round pick (37th overall) in this month in the...
| Feb 12, 2011
| 11:53 AM
Chris Hanburger had never played organized football before enrolling at Hampton High in the summer of 1957. After four days of practice with the Crabbers, he wanted to quit.
"I was done," he says. "I was so sore I could hardly move."
| Nov 17, 2008
| 4:30 AM
Thanks to our friends at Fang's Bites for the tip on this video of the Nov. 19, 1978, game between the Eagles and Giants at Giants Stadium, whose 30th anniversary is Wednesday. Play-by-play man Don Criqui does a fantastic......
| Sep 10, 2009
Records indicate Michael Jordan was born into this world in the winter of 1963, but witnesses believe his birth as an otherworldly basketball talent occurred over the summer of 1979, between his sophomore and junior years at E.A. Laney High School.
| Dec 25, 2009
George Michael, a high-rated and hyper-animated Washington, D.C., sportscaster whose extensive use of game highlights from across the country on his nationally syndicated show has now become the norm in the industry, died Thursday at Sibley Memorial...