Washington Wise to Pull Hook on RGIII Soap Opera

by Stephen D. Riley Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper Robert Griffin III wasn’t expected to miss the Washington NFL’s Saturday night clash against Interstate 95 rival Baltimore, but a late hour scratch effectively removed RGIII from the starting lineup in Washington’s third Read More


Donovan McNabb Thinks RG3 is Getting Brainwashed

[USA Today] Robert Griffin III wants no part of Donovan McNabb’s continued advice, telling GQ “it’s probably best that we don’t talk.” That’s an applaudable decision from the young star, seeing as how taking advice from a quarterback whose Redskins career was less successful than Read More


RG3 Says Knee Surgery Rehab on Track, He’s ‘Doing Great’

[The Washington Times] Robert Griffin III’s right knee rehabilitation continues to progress well at the halfway point between the ACL revision surgery he had in January and the Redskins’ regular-season opener. “I’m doing great,” Griffin said Wednesday. “The knee feels fine. It’s just about taking it slow. Read More



By William Reed NNPA Columnist   African-American sports pundit, Rob Parker created a clamor and got himself suspended for saying on live television: “My question is … Is he a brother or is he a cornball brother?  He’s not real… He’s kinda Black, but he’s Read More

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Passionate about the Wrong Things

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist I was in a cab just the other day when the driver chided me for not knowing football.  He was a big Redskins (I call them the Deadskins because they need to change their name) fan, and was obsessed with Read More