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Ravens Have Favorable Path on Road to Playoffs

During a season filled with unexpected obstacles and aggravating injuries, the Baltimore Ravens appear to be finally catching a break in their effort to earn a playoff berth.

12/15/2014

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Redskins Quarterback Robert Griffin III in Line to Start Against the Eagles

Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy pondered the question and, to break the silence, slammed the handle of his suitcase four times in a row.

12/15/2014

Colt McCoy stops and stares. (via Washington Redskins/YouTube)

Colt McCoy Stops, Stares as Cell Phone Goes Off in Redskins Post-Game (Video)

Colt McCoy’s post-game remarks following the Redskins 24-13 loss to the Giants were interrupted by a shockingly poorly timed phone call going off in the media room on Sunday.

12/15/2014

Redskins coach Jay Gruden.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Jay Gruden’s Job as Redskins Coach Secure for Next Season

Redskins coach Jay Gruden, who will have four years left on his contract after this season, has been informed from above his job is safe through next season, according to NBC Washington’s Dianna Russini.

12/15/2014

Head coach Jay Gruden talks with Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins on the sidelines against the New York Giants during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Robert Griffin III Expected to Start Saturday for Redskins Against Eagles

Robert Griffin III will likely be the Redskins starting quarterback against the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday, Jay Gruden says.

12/15/2014

Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is carted off the field after being injured in the first quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars at FedExField on September 14, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Vote: The Top 10 D.C. Sports Stories of 2014

2014 has seen the rise and fall of some of our most heroic athletes in the nation’s capital. Through all the cheers, bitten finger nails and tears, help us pick the absolute BEST D.C. sports stories of the year.

12/15/2014

Odell Beckham Jr. #13 of the New York Giants attempts to score a 30 yard touchdown that was nullified due to a penalty in the fourth quarter during their game against the Washington Redskins at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

NFL Reporter Laughs for 8 Full Seconds at Mention of Jim Haslett’s Name (Listen)

Jim Haslett is “proof that the difference between being a defensive coordinator/head coach in this NFL, and being a P.E. teacher in some high school, is very slim,” said NFL reporter Jason Cole at the mere mention of Haslett’s name, after 8 full seconds of hearty laughter.

12/15/2014

Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins runs against  Damontre Moore #98 of the New York Giants during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Snider: Redskins Need to Play Griffin

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden talked of medical reports on Colt McCoy before deciding his starting quarterback against the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday.

12/15/2014

Santana Moss. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Santana Moss Ejected as Redskins Unravel in Loss to Giants

A decade of frustration exploded in one unfortunate outburst. Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss, at the tail end of a distinguished career, helped his team celebrate a late first-half touchdown by Robert Griffin III that would put them ahead 17-7 in Sunday’s game against the New York Giants.

12/15/2014

Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins fumbles the ball out of bounds in End Zone in the second quarter against the New York Giants during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Santana Moss Ejected After Arguing Overturned Redskins Touchdown (Video)

Santana Moss was ejected for arguing with officials as time expired in the first half of a 10-7 Redskins-Giants game on Sunday.

12/14/2014

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