Heyman on Epic Twitter Typo: 'I Was Trying to Say ...'Twitter is a dangerous place for someone with a quick trigger finger and a massive following, and Jon Heyman of CBS Sports became its latest victim on Sunday, when he accidentally ended a tweet with a hashtag completely unrelated to the sport he covers ... or any sport.
Indian-Chief Who Defended 'Redskins' May Not Be Indian-Chief After AllThe Redskins and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell may have a lot of egg to wipe off their collective face, after trusting testimony from a Maryland resident who may have made false proclamations of being an "American Inuit chief," seemingly having misrepresented his definition of 'chief.'
Steve Gleason Clearly Not A Target for Public RidiculeProfessionally the three former sports talk radio show hosts who made fun of former Saints player Steve Gleason have been punished, by losing their jobs. Publicly, it's now their turn to be mocked, as they they bear the full brunt of a nation's scorn for their terrible bit.
Is Redskins Name The One Media Storm RGIII Can't Weather?Outside pressures for RGIII to pick a side in the Redskins debate are mounting, as writers near and far flex false bravado with their ink muscles, gathering more reaction with every sentence, to try to trick him into talking. But does he really need to say anything? Or can he just ride out the storm?
Mike Wise Steals 'The RGIII Show' During Nationally Televised Press ConferenceThere were a lot of people watching RGIII's nationally televised press conference Thursday, but not many people understood what they were seeing when Washington Post columnist Mike Wise flashed across the screen, with his weird Native American shirt and a message that was hard to make out.
Davey Johnson Asks The Junkies Who Should DH in BaltimoreThere are endless reasons why Davey Johnson is such a fan favorite in the baseball world, but bringing them inside the mind of a Major League manager, with how he should set his lineup for an American League park is just another sterling example of the transparency that makes him so beloved.
Ovechkin Deflects Blame to 'The League' For Caps' Early Exit"I am not saying there was a phone call from [the league], but someone just wanted Game 7," Alex Ovechkin told a reporter after the Caps' Game 7 defeat, seemingly blaming the league for his team even being in an elimination game. But was officiating really Washington's biggest issue?
Josh Morgan Thrilled Snyder Took a Stand: 'All I Know is the Redskins'Just a day after Dan Snyder nearly broke the world with his powerful defiance against changing the Redskins name, he has support in a lifelong Redskins fan ... Redskins wide receiver Josh Morgan.
Redskins Owner Dan Snyder on Name Debate: 'We'll Never Change the Name'"We'll never change the name. It's simple. NEVER." That's what Redskins owner Daniel Snyder told USA Today Sports Thursday about the ongoing debate over the offensive nature of his team's name, only with the added caveat, "you can use caps."
Former General Manager Would Take Matt Harvey Over StrasburgEven with Stephen Strasburg off to a notably slow start for a guy expected to be among baseball's elite, you'd still be hard pressed to a find a GM in the league who wouldn't have the Nats hurler at the top of his wish list if he became available. But former GM Jim Duquette wouldn't.
Collins' Announcement Raises the Volume on Pundits and CommentaryJason Collins rattled the status quo Monday by becoming the first openly gay athlete in any of the four major American sports. The 24 hours that have followed the landmark announcement have served as a litmus test for society's reaction when a superstar athlete follows in his footsteps.
Did Mike Shanahan Drop 'Dumber & Dumber' Reference?While holding a press conference Wednesday to address the state of the Redskins and field questions on the upcoming draft, Mike Shanahan may have dropped a "Dumb and Dumber" movie reference, and botched it. So you're telling me there's a chance?
Never Forget: Remembering How to Heal From TragedyMonday’s Boston Marathon attacks may have been the first time we've had to feel such a level of simultaneous terror and vulnerability since 9/11, but that doesn't mean we don't know how to pick ourselves up from this disaster, and as Luke Russert told 106.7 The Fan's Holden and Danny, we should all remember how.
Time Has Come to Kill 'The Wave': It's Getting Embarrassing, Nats FansWith every new season comes new opportunity. For one passionate collection of Nationals fans, that means a fresh crack of the bat at ridding the nation's capital of 'The Wave' once and for all. It's time for Nationals fans to take that next step as a fan base. Just get rid of it.
Mike Tyson Bares All in Story That's Hard to BearMike Tyson has battled all the way back to redemption; losing millions in the fight of his life against demons that cost him far more than money. Now he's ready to bare all in "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth," a one man show. He gave The Junkies a harrowing inside look at the man behind the tattooed face appearing on stage.