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Arlington, VA, United States

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Recent articles by Scott:

The ‘Soto Shuffle’ and a Nationals dance party make ‘MLB The Show 20’

Juan Soto's between-pitch routine gets the video game treatment. → Read More

Evgeny Kuznetsov takes on Capitals’ new esports pro, gets smacked in NHL 20

The Russian forward, one of the team's biggest gamers, joined "JohnWayne" Casagranda for an NHL 20 showdown on Twitch. → Read More

Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom are among the greatest duos in D.C. sports history

The Stanley Cup-winning Capitals tandem has played together since Backstrom broke into the league in 2007. → Read More

Ryan Zimmerman took slap shots from Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom at Caps practice

The free agent first baseman said he's "not worried" about the status of his contract negotiations with the Nationals. → Read More

Former Redskins assistants Matt LaFleur and Kyle Shanahan square off for Super Bowl berth

Shanahan was the offensive coordinator and LaFleur was the quarterbacks coach in Washington from 2010 to 2013. → Read More

Sports anchor Sherree Burruss goes national after ‘wonderful’ three years at NBC Washington

Burruss, who covered three championships in the District, joins CBS Sports HQ. → Read More

For new Redskins defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio, talking about talent is cheap

Del Rio says improvement for a unit that ranked 27th in total defense in 2019 will require “digging in.” → Read More

As a kid, Scott Turner was taped to the bench at Redskins training camp

Washington's new offensive coordinator spent his summers at training camp when his dad, Norv, coached the Redskins. → Read More

ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt on the Redskins: ‘I think they’re pulling me back in’

The "SportsCenter" host is encouraged by Bruce Allen's dismissal and Ron Rivera's hiring. → Read More

For some Redskins fans, Bruce Allen’s firing was ‘the best day ever’

Allen's ouster brings hope to a fan base in desperate need of it. → Read More

From ‘winning off the field’ to ‘damn good’ culture: Bruce Allen’s Redskins tenure in quotes

Allen, who didn't talk to reporters often, had a way with words. → Read More

Hail or Fail: Redskins say goodbye to Skintangibles, Bruce Allen

Skintangibles are "gonna be eliminated in 2020," according to Larry Michael. → Read More

The key moments from Redskins’ 47-16 season-ending loss to the Cowboys

Washington clinched the No. 2 pick in the draft with its loss, while Dallas missed out on a playoff spot due to the Eagles' victory. → Read More

Hail or Fail: Redskins improve draft stock with overtime loss to Giants

For a half, the Dwayne Haskins-Daniel Jones duel was a thing of beauty. → Read More

Redskins Giants

Rookie quarterbacks Daniel Jones and Dwayne Haskins will go head-to-head for the first time as starters. → Read More

Two Nationals fans got engaged at the World Series parade

Jefferson Payne and Alyssa Hannah got the biggest cheer from fans who assembled hours before the parade. → Read More

Two Nationals fans created D.C.'s answer to “Go Cubs Go”

Susan Mooring and Jim Cooke's victory song, "Go, Go, Red White & Blue," was played at Nationals Park for several games in August. → Read More

Shirtless, singing Brian Dozier was the star of Nats’ booze-soaked dance party

Tuesday’s clubhouse celebration also featured "Baby Shark," a conga line and a lot of beer. → Read More

Capital One Arena revises bag policy to ban backpacks of all sizes

The home of the Capitals and Wizards will also introduce no-bag "Express" lines at the F Street entrance this season. → Read More

For some Marines, intramural softball championship at Nats Park is ‘like a dream come true’

The Finance Team from Marine Corps Base Quantico will play the Marine Band Team from Marine Barracks Washington after the Nats-Braves game Saturday. → Read More