With the Redskins off to a 1-4 start, the Capitals 2-4, and the Wizards 0-2 in the preseason, the professional representatives in the D.C. sports landscape are following a negative trend that haunts the area’s teams this time every year, and is showing no sign of letting up.
Bob Costas gave more than a two-minute monologue at halftime of the Redskins-Cowboys game on NBC Sunday night, willing casual viewers to insist on the name ‘Redskins’ to be changed. Here’s how local Skins fans reacted the next day, including those who have grown weary of the debate.
The Bears defense has acknowledged that Robert Griffin III –although not the same as last season– is still very dynamic and will present a great challenge to their young defense.
Robert Griffin III is a middle-of-the-park performer through his first four games after major knee surgery.
President Barack Obama says that if he owned the Washington Redskins, he would “think about changing” the team name, wading into the controversy over a football nickname that many people deem offensive to Native Americans.
Blue Shorts decided to take RGIII up on his invitation for tips on how to properly slide, by heading to a nearby park and demonstrating proper technique during a wacky bit appearance on the Junkies on 106.7 The Fan.
Redskins Nation might be in the throes of despair in the wake of Washington’s stunning 0-3 start, but the players in Ashburn aren’t.
Redskins team doctor and renowned orthopedic surgeon, Dr. James Andrews, adamantly declined to respond to any questions pertaining to RGIII or the health and recovery process of his knee, in an uncomfortable interview which ended abruptly on 106.7 The Fan on Thursday.
Renowned orthopedic surgeon and Redskins team doctor, Dr. James Andrews, will join Holden and Danny on 106.7 FM at 12 p.m. on Thursday. He’s expected to be asked about the rehabilitation process of quarterback Robert Griffin III.
Virginia’s Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli and Terry McAuliffe, both gubernatorial candidates in the state of Virginia, were asked for their opinions on the Redskins’ team name during a live political debate in McLean Wednesday night.