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U.Va.-Va Tech game postponed; other ACC teams opened last Saturday

The much anticipated football matchup between the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech will have to wait.

Peterson out, Gibson in as Washington NFL team’s feature back

The Washington NFL team is handing the ball — and perhaps its foreseeable future — to a little-known rookie.

Expect the unexpected as NFL kicks off season Sept. 10

The NFL is entering uncharted land.

Virginia Tech defense will be looking to Rayshard Ashby this season

Bud Foster has departed but the longtime Virginia Tech defensive coordinator didn’t leave the cupboard bare or the end zone unguarded.

Beating Coach John Thompson’s Hoyas remains a sweet memory for former VCU Rams

One of Virginia Commonwealth University’s most memorable basketball victories came at the expense of one of the sport’s iconic coaches — the late Coach John Thompson Jr. of the Georgetown University Hoyas.

Lou Brock, MLB’s former stolen base king, dies at 81

Lou Brock, among the greatest MLB leadoff hitters and known for stealing bases, died on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020. He was 81 and living in St. Louis.

Jackie Robinson Day commemorated by MLB on Aug. 28

In this unprecedented year of sports, April 15 — better known in Major League Baseball as Jackie Robinson Day — became Aug. 28.

Washington Nationals’ young players looking to make ‘the chaperones’ proud

A nucleus of the Washington Nationals more resembles a college team than a pro squad.

U.Va. kicks off all-ACC football season against rival Virginia Tech on Sept. 19

This will be an upside-down season for the Virginia Cavaliers.

College football starts elsewhere despite pandemic

Pandemic or not, college football is underway.

Anthony Allen receives Awesome Award

Anthony Allen, who has made a career of mentoring youths on Richmond’s North Side, is this year’s recipient of the Awesome Award.

Richmond Kickers to take on Greenville Triumph this Saturday

It’s OK if Richmonders can’t travel to see the world because the local soccer pros have brought the world to Richmond.

Burroughs names VUU softball coach

Virginia Union University has turned to a familiar face to coach the Lady Panthers’ softball team.

Richmond Marathon undergoes big changes with pandemic

Since 1978, the Richmond Marathon has been among the area’s bold-letter activities, with approximately 20,000 participants racing each autumn. The marathon will look much different this fall because of the pandemic.

Adrian Peterson rushing to catch Emmitt Smith in record books

How far the Washington professional football team goes this NFL season could depend on how much Adrian Peterson has left in his tank.