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Hell to the Redkins: Packers storm back, knock off Washington, 35-18

Washington surged to an 11-0 second-quarter lead, but Green Bay stormed back in the second half to eliminate the Redskins from the 2016 NFL playoffs.

Women’s basketball: Virginia erases 14-point deficit to down Green Bay, 68-59

The Virginia women’s basketball team (5-0, 0-0 ACC) earned a 68-59 victory over Green Bay (2-1, 0-0 Horizon) on Thursday (Nov. 26) at the Paradise Jam Tournament in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Press Conference: Washington Redskins president Bruce Allen, GM Scot McCloughan

Washington Redskins president Bruce Allen and general manager Scot McCloughan talk with reporters on Friday.

JMU women’s basketball upsets UCLA 91-87 in OT

Junior guard Precious Hall led five players in double figures as JMU was able to erase a 14-point second-half deficit and defeat 23rd-ranked UCLA 91-87 in OT.

Press Conference: Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden talks with reporters on Tuesday. Washington (1-2) plays the New York Giants (1-2) on Thursday.

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UVa. men’s tennis heads to Georgia for Sweet 16

The fourth-seeded UVa. men’s tennis team begins play at the 2014 NCAA Championships on Friday as men’s round of 16 play is held at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex on the campus of the University of Georgia.

Pin me, pay me: Mr. Anderson got his start as a WWE jobber

Everybody has to start somewhere. Mr. Anderson spent six years working the indies in the Midwest, and whenever the opportunity arose, as a WWE jobber.

Press Conference: UVa. prepares for Memphis in the NCAA Tournament

UVa. coach Tony Bennett and players Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell talk with the news media in advances of the Cavs’ third-round NCAA Tournament game against Memphis on Sunday.

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Chris Graham: First 6-1 ACC start for UVa. since … when, again?

Think back to the last time UVa. basketball was 6-1 in the ACC. No, not the 1994-1995 team that went to the Elite Eight. That seems to be the year that a lot of us remember, because it was only 19 years ago, and that team did win a share of the ACC regular-season title.

Chris Graham: Who is this UVa. basketball team?

So much for slowing things down. UVa. outrunned and outgunned an athletic Florida State team for the second time in two weeks, and posted its fourth double-digit ACC win in five games.

NFL playoff field set: Who’s in, and who will advance?

The Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers and Carolina Panthers clinched division titles, and the New Orleans Saints and San Diego Chargers earned wild-card playoff berths on a thrilling final Sunday in the NFL.

Chris Graham: What’s wrong with UVa. basketball?

Back-to-back losses in and of themselves are enough reason to worry about Tony Bennett’s reeling UVa. basketball squad. But the way the ‘Hoos lost this week could be cause for big-time concern. What happened this week was that Virginia lost playing its preferred pace against Wisconsin at home, then lost on the road after getting lured into a more up-and-down contest.