RICHMOND, Va | The Latest: Truex dominant early at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Richmond Raceway (all times local): 8:55 p.m. The NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond raceway is unfolding much like the race here in the spring. In that one, Joey Logano led throughout both the first and second stages, and the race went … Continue reading RICHMOND, Va | The Latest: Truex dominant early at Richmond

ASHBURN, Va. | Redskins ask for privacy amid reports of Smith complications

ASHBURN, Va.  — The Washington Redskins have asked for privacy for Alex Smith and his family amid reports the quarterback is dealing with complications from surgery to repair a broken leg. In a statement released Thursday, the team says it appreciates concerns about Smith’s injury that occurred Nov. 18 against Houston and that the 34-year-old … Continue reading ASHBURN, Va. | Redskins ask for privacy amid reports of Smith complications

ASHBURN, Va. | Gruden: ‘No guarantee’ Foster’s ever plays for Washington

ASHBURN, Va. — Coach Jay Gruden says the Washington Redskins will continue to investigate Rueben Foster’s legal problems amid the outcry from signing the linebacker following his domestic violence arrest. Gruden said Wednesday there is “no guarantee” Foster ever plays for Washington. The 24-year-old Foster was arrested Saturday night at San Francisco’s team hotel in … Continue reading ASHBURN, Va. | Gruden: ‘No guarantee’ Foster’s ever plays for Washington

RICHMOND, Va | Truex Jr. wins opening stage in playoff race at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. — Martin Truex Jr. has won the first stage in the NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Richmond Raceway. Truex, the defending series champion, started third but grabbed the lead on Lap 41. He was followed by pole-sitter Kevin Harvick, Brad Keselowski, Chase Elliott and Kurt Busch. The stage was especially eventful for … Continue reading RICHMOND, Va | Truex Jr. wins opening stage in playoff race at Richmond

LYNCHBURG, Va. | Hugh Freeze savors second coaching chance at Liberty

LYNCHBURG, Va. — Hugh Freeze has enjoyed the highs of football, such as winning the Sugar Bowl and beating mighty Alabama. He’s also known embarrassment and shame following a personal scandal that cost him his job at Mississippi. The 49-year-old Freeze believes those experiences will serve him well as the head coach at Liberty, where … Continue reading LYNCHBURG, Va. | Hugh Freeze savors second coaching chance at Liberty

ASHBURN, Va | Redskins claim Reuben Foster off waivers from 49ers

ASHBURN, Va.— The Washington Redskins claimed Reuben Foster off waivers Tuesday after the San Francisco 49ers released the linebacker following a domestic violence arrest. The team announced the move in a statement from senior vice president of player personnel Doug Williams acknowledging the circumstances surrounding Foster. “The Redskins fully understand the severity of the recent … Continue reading ASHBURN, Va | Redskins claim Reuben Foster off waivers from 49ers

MARTINSVILLE, Va | Logano shoves past Truex to earn shot at NASCAR championship

MARTINSVILLE, Va  — When the reigning series champion slipped past him with one lap to go at Martinsville Speedway, Joey Logano figured he had lost his shot at racing for NASCAR’s title. A win would earn Logano one of the four spots in the winner-take-all championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway. So if he didn’t try something, … Continue reading MARTINSVILLE, Va | Logano shoves past Truex to earn shot at NASCAR championship

MARTINSVILLE, Va | The Latest: Logano edges Hamlin to win stage at Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va  — The Latest on NASCAR’s playoff race at Martinsville Speedway: (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Joey Logano has edged Denny Hamlin at the finish line to claim the second stage of NASCAR’s playoff race at Martinsville Speedway. Hamlin won the first stage but didn’t have enough to challenge Logano until the final 10 … Continue reading MARTINSVILLE, Va | The Latest: Logano edges Hamlin to win stage at Martinsville