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The Cavaliers celebrate their ACC victory Sunday in Greensboro.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Virginia, GW & AU: Unlikely Dancers at this Year’s Tourney

GW and AU have never gone dancing in the same year before and that this is only the third year since 1978 that Maryland and Georgetown have both failed to do so.


Isaiah Armwood of the George Washington Colonials. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Colonials Are Local Kings, Should Be NCAA Tournament Lock

The Colonials are in great position to make the NCAA Tournament, which is huge for a program that was just hoping to make the Atlantic 10 Tournament two years ago.


Two former Terps' coaches Gary Williams and Lefty Driesell in 2006.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

End of an Era: Terps-Duke to Play Final Game as ACC Foes

When the Terps visit No. 8 Duke in Cameron Indoor Stadium on Saturday for the final time after 60 years as ACC foes, it will truly be the end of an exciting era in Maryland basketball history.


Jordan Reed (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Redskins Tight End Reed Offers Plenty of Promise for Gruden

If record-breaking running back Alfred Morris was the biggest surprise for the Redskins in 2012, tight end Jordan Reed played that part in Washington in 2013.


Offensive lineman Joe Jacoby of the Washington Redskins. (Credit: Mike Powell/Allsport)

Jacoby Deserves His Day in ‘The Room’

Joe Jacoby, the standout left tackle of the Hogs during the Redskins’ glory days in the 1980s, will learn Thursday night whether he will finally become a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the first time.


Ryan Kerrigan pressures Matt Flynn. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Orakpo, Kerrigan Struggling to Give Redskins Consistent Pass Rush

The joint success of outside linebackers Brian Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan has been the exception rather than the rule, and that’s one of the Redskins’ problems this season.


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Redskins’ Fletcher Withstanding Test of Time

Fifteen years ago, London Fletcher was a squatty rookie free agent from a Division III school.


Alex Ovechkin (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Caps Aim to Make History in Game 7, Not Repeat It

The Caps put themselves in the predicament of having to win Game 7 Monday at Verizon Center by losing Game 6 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals 1-0 to the Rangers Sunday in New York.


Redskins rookies Phillip Thomas (No. 41), Bacarri Rambo (No. 29) and David Amerson (No. 39) talk at rookie camp at Redskins Park on May 5, 2013 in Ashburn, Va. (Credit: Nick Wass/Getty Images)

Turnovers Focus of Redskins Secondary Additions

Cornerback David Amerson and safeties Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo, three of the first six players chosen by the Redskins in last month’s NFL draft, understand why they’re wearing burgundy and gold.


Andrew Robiskie. (Credit: Larry Dean/Western Illinois Visual Production Center)

Rookie Camp Brought Familiar Face Back to Redskins Park

The march of time really hit home this past weekend in the person of the long-shot center who was wearing No. 69 during rookie minicamp at Redskins Park.