There once was a time when Washington boasted a season ticket waiting list of more than 200,000 fans. That was a time when the team was much more popular than it is today.
Today Washington acknowledged that there’s no wait for season tickets at all, and anyone who wants to buy season tickets is free to do so. Good seats are available.
In March, Villanova University hoops star Donte DiVincenzo, 21 and also white, was celebrating his team’s national championship when insensitive tweets — including rap lyrics with the N-word — from 2011 began circulating online.
Your past is not your past. It’s alive on the Internet, said Derrick Mayes, vice president of talent-management megacompany IMG.
Mayes co-founded 5.0 Communications, which works with companies to conduct forensic examinations of employees’ online footprints and single out potentially damaging posts.
Greg Robinson, the second overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, has signed with the Browns. To make room for Robinson on the 90-player roster, the Browns cut offensive tackle Rod Johnson, a 2017 fifth-round pick who spent his rookie year on injured reserve.
An offensive tackle from Auburn, Robinson was viewed as a big-time prospect when the Rams chose him in 2014. But although he was a starter for three years with the Rams, he never developed into the kind of player they hoped he would be.
A year ago the Rams traded Robinson to the Lions, who started him for six games early in the year but waived him midway through the season. He cleared waivers and hasn’t been with an NFL team since.
Now Robinson will try to make the Browns’ roster. If he doesn’t, his NFL career may be over.
She recalled how one, when retiring from the squad, told the organization: It’s embarrassing that I have a college degree and I work two jobs, this being one of them, and I still have to ask my parents for help.