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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

Undefeated Chiefs, Mahomes await major test in New England

There can be no better measuring stick for the Chiefs and young quarterback Patrick Mahomes than what they face Sunday night. Beat the Patriots in Foxborough and all that excitement in Kansas City might be validated. Remember, though, that the Chiefs, with Alex Smith, went into Gillette Stadium and won the 2017 kickoff to the … Continue reading Undefeated Chiefs, Mahomes await major test in New England

LANDOVER, Md | ICYMI in NFL Week 3: When is a sack legal? Hard to know now

LANDOVER, Md.— Sure does seem as if “When is a sack just a sack?” is quickly becoming the NFL’s new “Did that player lower his helmet too much?” or “What, exactly, is a catch?” It’s a fundamental element of football — how a pass-rusher is allowed to bring a QB down to the ground — … Continue reading LANDOVER, Md | ICYMI in NFL Week 3: When is a sack legal? Hard to know now