Seahawks overcome penalties, Redskins

Oct 7, 2014

Seahawks overcome penalties, Redskins

How’s this for a frustrating hat trick: Percy Harvin had three touchdowns called back because of penalties. Were it not for the self-inflicted wounds, the Seattle Seahawks might have had a cakewalk against the Washington Redskins. As it was, they settled for a 27-17 ...

Donnell makes three TD grabs as Giants rout Redskins

Sep 26, 2014

Donnell makes three TD grabs as Giants rout Redskins

He wasn’t drafted, people mispronounce his name, and he had no idea where he was going when he was ushered into the room for his first big NFL postgame news conference. But Larry Donnell can find the end zone. And, once he gets there, ...

Jackson completes turnaround with three-year Redskins deal

Apr 3, 2014

Jackson completes turnaround with three-year Redskins deal

The contrast couldn’t have been greater for DeSean Jackson. In a matter of days, he went from unwanted to wanted, from fired to hired, from discarded by the Philadelphia Eagles with reputation tarnished to rock star treatment and a new fat contract from the ...

Redskins give new coach Gruden five-year deal

Jan 10, 2014

Redskins give new coach Gruden five-year deal

The face was different, the words familiar. Like Mike Shanahan and nearly every recent Washington Redskins coach, Jay Gruden is anxious to declare an end to franchise’s days of dysfunction. “I don’t know what happened last year,” Gruden said. “I know that interviewing with ...

Kap, 49ers pound Redskins

Nov 26, 2013

Kap, 49ers pound Redskins

Colin Kaepernick looked left, scrambled right, then found Anquan Boldin open in the end zone for a 6-yard touchdown. Quarterback and receiver raced toward each other for a celebratory chest-bump, proving to all that the San Francisco 49ers offense is alive and well. “We ...

NFL suspends ref Ellison for words

Nov 23, 2013

NFL suspends ref Ellison for words

The NFL has suspended a game official for one game without pay for making “a profane and derogatory statement” to Redskins tackle Trent Williams. Williams said he was called vulgar names by Roy Ellison during a drive in the second quarter of Sunday’s loss ...