Redskins Players Enter Field With Hands Up In A Tribute To Mike Brown

Several Redskins players ran onto the field last night at the start of Washington’s second preseason game with their hands up in tribute of Michael Brown and in support of the protesters in Ferguson, Missouri. The tribute seems to have been led by a group of the Redskins defensive backs, as Brandon Meriweather, David Amerson, and Ryan Clark were the first to come out of the tunnel...
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John Wall Hosts Back To School Giveaway, Hands Out 250 Backpacks To Local Kids

Washington Wizards guard John Wall recently held a back to school giveaway where he helped hand out 250 backpacks to local children in the Washington DC, Virginia, and Maryland areas. The event, called “Back 2 School Squad”, took place on Saturday, August 9th and had Wall partner up with the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington to give out the backpacks as well as school...
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Discussing John Wall & Bradley Beal Being Cut, And Their Future With Team USA

Damn, they cut both of us?     (Photo Credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE ) For Wizards fans, it was a fun, albeit brief, ride to have their young back court take place in the Team USA festivities this summer. When the first rounds of cuts came down on Monday, neither John Wall or Bradley Beal were left standing. USA Basketball cut Washington’s John Wall, Bradley Beal and Atlanta’s...
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John Wall got some new tattoos

It looks like Washington Wizards guard John Wall has had a pretty busy summer. Not only was he part of Team USA (briefly), but looks like he has had some new art work done as well. According to Bruce Ely’s Instagram, the work was completed by Tattoos By Randy. Here’s another shot from their Instagram page: What do you guys think? That’d be cool if we could get him to throw...
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Kevin Durant Has High Praise For Wizards Guards John Wall and Bradley Beal

Image via Bet Big DC That Kevin Durant fella sure has some nice things to say about the Washington Wizards backcourt. After Team USA practice on Monday, while talking with the media, Durant had the following to say about Bradley Beal and John Wall: On Beal: “One of those guys that’s going to be a treat to watch for the next 10 or 15 years.” On Wall: “I like John, he...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

This Is The Best John Wall Highlight Video On The Internet

There are a lot of highlight videos out there, but this is the best one I’ve seen of the Wizards’ John Wall. The video, via Golden Hoops, is very well done and shows all facets of Wall’s growing game from leadership to court vision to his blazing on court speed. One of my favorite parts is the title: John Wall – It’s Just The Beginning.  Check out the video below: Wall...
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson Scores 42 Points In A Charity Basketball Game

DeSean’s skills aren’t just limited to the gridiron Redskins receiver DeSean Jackson participate in a charity basketball game over the weekend hosted by his friend and ex-teammate LeSean McCoy. You can check out all the details of the charity even here from Jimmy Kempski of McCoy had the following to say: “We’re a good group,” said McCoy. “I even got DeSean...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Otto Porter and Glen Rice Dominating Summer League: Video Highlights

In order for Washington to take that next step, they are going to need their 2013 draft picks to provide on court contributions. So far the summer has started out well, and if Rice and Porter continue to show signs of improvement and can crack the rotation this season, the future is going to look that much brighter. Make sure you’re prepared, I know Bradley Beal is.   SNEEKIS...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Battle of the Beltway Between the Orioles and Nationals Returns to the DMV

Bird vs Bird The Battle Of The Beltway returns to the DMV area today as the local rivalry between the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals is renewed. This year’s battle features an Orioles team that is currently first in the AL East, and a Nationals team that fighting for first place in the NL East as they currently trail the Braves by half a game. Here’s what the schedule...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

USMNT Hype Video For Knockout Round Will Get you Pumped

Want to get pumped for tomorrow’s USA vs Belgium match? Watch this video, it will do the trick. And if you need to get geared up for the match — and hopefully future ones — make sure to check out They’ve got you covered with some unique, original tees. 8-Bit Pixel — BUY HERE       USA vs WORLD — BUY HERE         America’s Flag Soccer Shield...
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June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

10 Faces In Sports More Punchable Than Dan Snyder’s

With the NFL Draft now behind us, teams and fan bases will devote much of their attention between now and the start of the regular season this coming fall to analyzing draft picks and assessing rookie performances at camps. We posted an article in early April on the Redskins’ top draft needs. Although ESPN’s draft guru Mel Kiper gave the ‘Skins a poor draft grade on the grounds...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins Needs In The 2014 NFL Draft

The Redskins have made a lot of moves this off season. They have a new coach, some new defensive backs, and oh yeah, they signed some wide receiver from Philadelphia. After a disastrous 2013 campaign that saw Washington finish 3-13, such splashy moves have revived hopes that Washington can bounce back and return to the playoffs this season. While the moves in free agency are promising...
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April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Wizards Playoff Tribute Video Is Pretty Emotional

Photo via @recordsANDradio The Washington Wizards have clinched the playoffs for the first time since the 2008 season. It’s been a long time coming, and die-hard fans of the organization can’t wait to see the Wiz in the post-season. Wizards fan Jason Carlos put together a playoff tribute video that takes a look at where the Wizards were at a few years ago, and how they got to...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Miller Will Help Mentor John Wall

Andre Miller was just recently acquired by the Washington Wizards as a part of a three-team deal. The Wizards traded away their backup point guard Eric Maynor and a 2015 second-round draft pick to the Philadelphia 76ers, and also forward Jan Vesely to the Denver Nuggets, in exchange for Miller and a 2014 second-round pick. Apart from his in-game performance, Miller will also bring...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Rotation and Bullpen Get Stronger with Ubaldo Jimenez Signing

The O’s are adding a new pitcher to the rotation…..pending a physical Its been awhile since I have voiced my opinions on Blog So Hard. Between a new job and a painfully slow computer at home it was a little hard to find the time. Never the less with baseball season right around the corner I am back to do what I do, and what better way to start than to talk about the newest Baltimore...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Underwood (House Of Cards) Is An Orioles Fan

The political drama House Of Cards, based in Washington DC, released season two over the weekend (and there was much rejoicing!). Baltimore Orioles fans will be happy to know that Frank Underwood is an Orioles fan, and has access to some very sweet O's gear. (h/t Orioles Uncensored)
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Things Redskins Fans Can Do Until The 2014 Season Kicks Off

Redskins fans are thanking the football gods that the 2013 season is over after watching their team fall into a dismal 3-13 record. Now there are thousands in the Redskins Nation who are scratching their heads and wondering: “What do I do with myself until the 2014 season kicks off?” Well, here are your options: 1. Follow the Draft Religiously The Skins have some serious needs...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Haslett Still Has A Job….Somehow

Jim Haslett as Redskins Defensive Coordinator by the Numbers One of these guys is still around with the Redskins By now you’ve heard the news that the Redskins have hired former Bengals Offensive Coordinator Jay Gruden. This shouldn’t be too much of a shock because a lot of people were reporting that Gruden was the favorite throughout the lengthy process of the head coaching...
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January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

America’s Game: Where Fantasy (Football) Meets Reality

GUEST POST: Julia Randall learned how to call a turkey so she could brag about it at parties. When it isn’t baseball season, you can find her Googling sports injuries and writing for Draft Street. In 2013, 33,559,990 people in the United States played fantasy sports. They watched more games, bought more tickets, and purchased more items at stadiums during their sports season. This...
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October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins vs Steelers: 5 things I Loved / 3 things I Hated

We will be running this new segment after each game played this year. The optimistic hope here is that each game there will be more things to love than to hate on.   Here are 5 things I loved and 3 things I hated from the second preseason game: 5 Things I Loved 1. RYAN KERRIGAN – With no disrespect to Brian Orakpo whatsoever, Ryan Kerrigan is and has been everything a Redskins...
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August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly vs. the Steelers

The Redskins got their second preseason win in as many games Monday night when they defeated the Steelers 24-13. While there were plenty of highlights during the game, there was also plenty of mistakes and lowlights. Many sites do a good, bad, and the ugly, and this is my version:   THE GOOD -Ryan Kerrigan: Ryan Kerrigan dominated in his time on the field and this was without Rak...
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August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins and Robert Griffin III Grant a Wish for Local Kid

Lateef Brock high fives Robert Griffin after his touchdown celebration With all the criticisms, critiques, and scrutiny that has come with any action or word Robert Griffin III has done or said this off-season, this is the type of story the media should be focusing on. A good-hearted person reaching out to someone that could use a little pick-me-up in life. The Washington Redskins...
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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Predicting the Impact the Redskins Rookies Will Have

The Washington Redskins 2013 draft class looks promising so far and they had good showings in their first preseason action versus the Titans. Now that we’re a few months removed from the draft and the rookies have had some time with the team, how do you think the rookies will perform this year? Will they have a big impact on the team? Do you see anybody stepping up to play significant...
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August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

The Redskins Have Signed ILB Quan Sturdivant

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent linebacker Quan Sturdivant. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Sturdivant has not made an NFL roster. He was on the practice squads of the Arizona Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs. He was a sixth-round draft choice by the Cardinals in 2011 out of North Carolina. I don’t think he has a chance to make the...
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August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III’s first pro off-season: Much ado about nothing

I want to preface this piece by saying I have always had a strong belief in something called the Champion theory. Whoever is at the top, whether in sports or business, there will always be people gunning for them. As a kid, I remember the WWF belt wasn’t passed around like the offering basket at church, Hulk Hogan held that title for what seemed like years and always had to deal...
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August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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