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Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013

Redskins name deemed 'racial slur' at symposium

Hurtful names and racial stereotypes of all types were discussed and dissected Thursday in a daylong symposium at the Smithsonian, and the Washington Redskins were at the top of the list for ...
By Joseph White

Monday, Jan. 7, 2013

RGIII to get second opinion

An injury that sidelines RG3 well into next season is a very real possibility - or at least it seemed that way Monday after coach Mike Shanahan described the results of tests on the rookie's right ...
By Joseph White

Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013

Seahawks move on; RGIII injured

The Seattle Seahawks defeated the Washington Redskins, who lost quarterback Robert Griffin III to injury, 24-14 in the wild-card playoffs Sunday.
By Joseph White

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013

Rookie quarterbacks square off

Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson, who have had two of the best rookie seasons for quarterbacks in NFL history, meet in a wild-card playoff game.
By Joseph White

Monday, Dec. 31, 2012

Redskins' run helps validate Shanahan

A seven-game winning streak has not only put the Washington Redskins back in the playoffs, it has ended the personal drought for coach Mike Shanahan.
By Joseph White

Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012

Redskins rally for win after Griffin is hurt

Robert Griffin III went down during Washington's final drive of regulation Sunday, with the Redskins trailing by eight.
By Joseph White

Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012

Falcons go 5-0, knock RG3 out in win

LANDOVER, Md. - After the Falcons knocked Robert Griffin III out of the game, Matt Ryan kept throwing until he scraped up enough points to give his team its first 5-0 start.
By Joseph White

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012

Falcons face another dual-threat QB

First it was Cam Newton and now its Robert Griffin III for the Atlanta Falcons.
By Joseph White

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2012

Wambach's tactic might have worked

Abby Wambach's used a subtle tactic to help the U.S. earn spot in the Olympic soccer final.
By Joseph White

Monday, Aug 6, 2012

US women prevail on late header

Alex Morgan scored on a header late in the second period of extra time to lift the U.S. women's soccer team to a 4-3 victory over Canada in the Olympics semifinals.
By Joseph White

Monday, June 18, 2012

Clemens found not guilty of perjury

Roger Clemens has been acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs.
By Joseph White

Clemens found not guilty

It was a courthouse shutout for The Rocket vs. the government of the United States: acquittal on all six counts that he lied to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs.
By Joseph White

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Clemens jurors want to see exhibits

WASHINGTON - Jurors asked for a master list of exhibits - a list that extends well into triple digits -  as deliberations continued Wednesday in the perjury trial of Roger Clemens.
By Joseph White

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Clemens' fate rests in hands of jury

The jury began deliberations Tuesday that will affect not only Roger Clemens but also the criminal pursuit of atheletes accused of illegal doping.
By Joseph White

Monday, June 11, 2012

Final witness called in case

The final set of witnesses took the stand Monday as the contentious, start-and-stop Roger Clemens perjury trial entered its ninth week, and both sides played it safe with major decisions.
By Joseph White

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Clemens' wife recalls HGH injection

While it's an open question whether jurors think Roger Clemens used performance-enhancing substances, they now know one thing for certain: His wife sure did.
By Joseph White

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Government rests in Clemens trial

The government rested Tuesday in the perjury trial of seven-time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens.
By Joseph White

Friday, May 25, 2012

DNA on needle likely Clemens'

A needle stored with a beer can appeared to contain an extremely tiny amount of Roger Clemens' DNA, which turned out to be good news and bad news for both sides.
By Joseph White

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Clemens' accuser names names

WASHINGTON - Brian McNamee finally got to name names in front of the jury. Andy Pettitte. Chuck Knoblauch. Mike Stanton.
By Joseph White

Friday, May 18, 2012

Clemens' accuser 'misspoke'

WASHINGTON - Roger Clemens' lawyer Rusty Hardin jabbed his left index finger and hammered away, relentlessly attacking Brian McNamee over his personal life and accusing the government's chief ...
By Joseph White
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