PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer told a reporter Wednesday that she finds nothing offensive in a major sports team having the name Redskins.
‘Think for a moment about the term ‘Redskins,’ ” NBC Sports commentator Bob Costas exhorted viewers in his halftime tirade during Sunday’s Cowboys-Redskins game. “Ask yourself what the equivalent would be, if directed (at) African-Americans, Hispanics, Asians or members of any other ethnic g…
See if this makes sense to you: For years, I've argued with certain African-American people about their insistence upon using the so-called N-word which, to my ears, is, inalterably, a statement of self-loathing. They say I don't understand. They say the word no longer means what it has alwa…
Former University of Arizona and NFL kicker turned Tucson restaurant owner, Max Zendejas, was indicted in Pima County Superior Court on damage and theft charges related to his recently closed UA area restaurant.
Washington's Mike Shanahan, left, got the better of Pete Carroll and Seattle in 2011 as the Redskins won 23-17. The coaches will meet again Sunday.
RENTON, Wash. - Chapter 5 of Pete Carroll's book "Win Forever" is all about the decision he made in 1995 that eventually landed him a gig as the defensive coordinator in San Francisco and helped frame his coaching philosophies moving forward.
Dallas strong safety Eric Frampton tackles Washington's Alfred Morris in the second half. Dallas missed the playoffs for the third straight season.
Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III celebrates his touchdown during the second half of Sunday's victory over Dallas.
LANDOVER, Md. - Robert Griffin III and Alfred Morris needed only four months to put the Washington Redskins in a place they haven't been this millennium - on top of the NFC East.
Redskins' Robert Griffin III already has the NFL record for rushing yards by a rookie quarterback (752) and could claim rookie records for QB rating, completion percentage and lowest percentage of passes intercepted.
WASHINGTON - As the only Redskins player born and bred in the nation's capital, Joshua Morgan went up against the Cowboys many times in his imagination long before he did so in the NFL.
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III missed last week's game with a sprained right knee and was held to a season-low 4 yards rushing against the Eagles. He countered that by passing for 198 yards and two touchdowns.
PHILADELPHIA- Robert Griffin III showed he can win games without using his legs. One more victory puts the Washington Redskins in the playoffs.
Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz hauls in a pass over the Redskins' Cedric Griffin. Cruz caught five balls for 104 yards.
LANDOVER, Md. - Robert Griffin III went down, the ball popped out, and the Washington Redskins scored a touchdown.
The matchup: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers vs. San Francisco defense
Redskins (5-11 in 2011) at Saints (13-3)
Giants quarterback Eli Manning, celebrating his second Super Bowl title in February, may have a more balanced offense to work with this season.
The Giants will replace WR Mario Manningham, who hurt the Patriots in the Super Bowl with this late catch, with rookie Ruben Randle.