Discounted Redskins tickets offered to Petersburg residents

The game will take place on Dec. 30, 1 p.m., at FedEx Field against the Philadelphia Eagles.

University of Richmond mourns death of freshman football player

Virginia Cavaliers defeat VCU Rams 57-49

Manchester Lancers take home first state title

Highland Springs wins 4th straight state title

Liberty hires ex-Ole Miss coach who resigned following escort scandal

RVA youth team to compete in Snoop Dogg football program

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  Siblings help Springers to state title game

Santos-Silva, Evans lead VCU to big road win at Texas

Gilyard, Spiders roll past Coppin State

Clark looks to cap off high school career with state title

Redskins coach Jay Gruden says team ‘discussed’ Kaepernick

Urban Meyer retires as Ohio State football coach due to health concerns; Ryan Day named replacement

Redskins QB McCoy breaks fibula in right leg, out for season

Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy suffered an injury to his right leg and was replaced by Mark Sanchez.

Old Dominion comes alive in second half to down VCU

VCU led by 17 points in the first half and held a 12 point advantage at halftime, but Old Dominion stormed back to top the Rams, 62-52, in Norfolk on Wednesday night. The loss snaps a three game losing streak in the series for the Monarchs.

Georgetown outlasts short-handed Richmond

Grant Golden had 22 points and ten rebounds to pace Richmond, but the Spiders could not keep pace with Georgetown down the stretch, falling to the Hoyas, 90-82, in Washington on Wednesday night.

Benedictine product Ferrell wins ACC Defensive Player of the Year

Clemson defensive end and Benedictine product Clelin Ferrell has been named ACC Defensive Player of the Year.

JMU’s Houston offered Charlotte head coaching job

Browns' Mayfield: “I’m not a cookie-cutter quarterback.”

For Manchester, road to title game goes through Hall’s close friend

Redskins claim Reuben Foster off waivers shortly after domestic violence arrest

Spiders lose Sherod for season with torn ACL

SEC officiating under scrutiny during historic LSU, Texas A&M overtime game

Washington Capitals release 2019 Capitals Canine Calendar

All proceeds will benefit Homeward Trails Animal Rescue.

Manchester, Highland Springs, Goochland advance to state semifinals

Manchester, Highland Springs and Goochland all improved to 13-0 with Friday's wins and find themselves two wins shy of state championships.

Overtime FG gives Hokies wild 34-31 win over Virginia

Virginia Tech 34, Virginia 31, OT.

Cooper, Cowboys join Redskins atop NFC East with 31-23 win

Amari Cooper has 90-yard touchdown catch, two scores as Cowboys pull even with Redskins atop NFC East with 31-23 Thanksgiving victory

Virginia lawmakers announce proposals to legalize sports betting

The flurry of legislative interest follows a U.S. Supreme Court ruling earlier this year that struck down a federal ban on sports betting outside of Nevada.

Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

Video captured by a spectator Saturday shows Northwest Territories curler Jamie Koe appearing to be intoxicated before the team’s 4:30 p.m. game. The skipper, sitting on the ice, begins crawling.

  85-year-old hockey goalie defies time

Bill Parsley plays goalie in a Massachusetts hockey league at the age of 85, impressing people who are decades younger.

Evans, defense power VCU past Temple

Marcus Evans scored 21 points, including a key late three-pointer, as VCU held off a Temple comeback to top the Owls, 57-51, in the Legends Classic in Brooklyn on Monday night.

Rough second half sinks Spiders against Loyola

Jacob Gilyard scored 19 points, dished out five assists and tallied four steals, but it wasn’t enough, as Loyola-Chicago used a strong second half to down Richmond, 82-66, in the first round of the Ft. Myers Tipoff Classic on Monday.

William & Mary hires former Virginia coach Mike London

Mike London, who just finished his second season as the head coach at Howard, will replace Jimmye Laycock, who retired after his 39th season.

Redskins lose Smith for season to broken leg; Mariota hurt

Thirty-three years to the day after the Redskins lost quarterback Joe Theismann to a broken leg, Alex Smith's season ended on an eerily similar injury in Washington's 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans

Theismann ‘turned away’ after seeing Redskins QB Smith hurt

Washington Redskins QB Alex Smith is out for the season after breaking his right leg during a 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans

Redskins QB Alex Smith carted off field

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has been carted off the field with an air cast on his injured right ankle after being sacked by Houston Texans defenders.

NASCAR will consider all ideas for changes to sport

NASCAR is open to wholesale changes for 2020 that can include everything from doubleheaders, midweek races, a shortened schedule, shorter races and even a potential shared event schedule with IndyCar

Former NASCAR champs Busch, Kenseth set to move on in 2019

Former Cup champions Kurt Busch and Matt Kenseth, and Daniel Suarez, AJ Allmendinger, Regan Smith and Jamie McMurray are among the drivers certain to start next season with new teams or new roles

High school football scores - November 16

Playoff contests continued on Friday night, with area teams punching their tickets to respective region title games.

Smart Helmets: How did they work this football season?

At the beginning of the football season, Lake Charles Memorial Hospital donated “smart helmets” to every public and private high school football team in Calcasieu Parish.

Four Spiders score in double figures to power Richmond past St. Francis

Richmond used a 17-5 run in the first half against St. Francis Brooklyn and continued its dominance through the remainder of the game to take an 88-66 win on Wednesday at the Robins Center.

Signing Day Central - November 2018

Many area high school athletes will continue their careers at the college level and Wednesday marked National Signing Day for several sports.

St. Margaret’s volleyball coach, player receive league honors

Kristen Berry was named to the All-LIS teach for the second straight year.

VCU forces 27 turnovers, improves to 3-0 with win over Bowling Green

Marcus Evans and Vince Williams each scored 12 points and VCU forced 27 Bowling Green turnovers as the Rams rolled to 3-0 with a 72-61 victory over the Falcons on Monday night.

Hometown Hero: Mo Alie-Cox helps Colts beat Jaguars Sunday

One of the Richmond-area’s hometown heroes made a big play during Sunday’s Colts-Jaguars game.

Kyle Busch sets up showdown with Kevin Harvick for the title

Kyle Busch won for the eighth time this season to tie Kevin Harvick for the most victories this season and set up a head-to-head battle for the championship

18K runners take part in 41st Anthem Richmond Marathon

The Anthem Richmond Marathon took place on Saturday, Nov. 10, including the Markel Richmond Half Marathon and VCU Health 8k.

On the Sidelines: High School Football Nov. 9

High School Football - Nov. 9

Longwood scores first win over Richmond 63-58

University of Richmond faced an upset after Longwood pulled out a 63-58 win over the Spiders Friday evening in the Robins Center.

Henrico man prepares for Richmond Marathon No. 30

This year’s race marks Bill Draper’s 30th Richmond marathon. He says each one is better than the last.

On the Sidelines: Wednesday Playbook for Nov. 7

The high school football regular season is nearing an end.

Evans returns, Vann, Simms propel VCU in season opener

Issac Vann scored 16 points and pulled down eight rebounds, pushing VCU to a 69-57 victory over Gardner-Webb in the Rams' season opener on Tuesday night. The win marks VCU’s 13th consecutive victory to open a campaign. It also marked the VCU debut for Rice transfer Marcus Evans.

Round 1- High school football playoff schedule

A handful of area teams still have championship hopes alive as the high school football postseason begins. Check out the schedule for the first round of VHSL and VISAA action.

Jackie Bradley Jr named Gold Glove winner

Bradley won the Gold Glove for centerfield in the American League.

Saints’ player makes baby announcement while celebrating touchdown against Rams

Ben Watson and his wife Kristen are expecting twins!

Harvick earns his shot at NASCAR Cup title with win at Texas

Kevin Harvick earned his shot at winning another NASCAR Cup championship, rocketing past polesitter Ryan Blaney in overtime Sunday to win at Texas

Johnson resigns as Hermitage head football coach

It was one of the worst seasons in Hermitage High School history, and on Friday the Derrick Johnson era came to an end after less than one year. Johnson resigned as the Panthers' head football coach after a 1-9 season.

High school football scores - November 1

Deep Run punched its ticket to the postseason with a win over Mills Godwin to headline Thursday's action.

Threat of inclement weather causing football schedule changes

Inclement weather causing high school football schedule changes is nothing new this season, and the potential threat of rain and storms on Friday has caused some schools to move their games up.

Reports: Former Spiders QB arrested after nearly running over officer

Kyle Lauletta, who was this year’s NCAA Senior Bowl MVP, was the first Richmond Spider to be drafted in the NFL since 2013.

VCU to sell beer at men’s basketball games

The announcement is part of several hospital upgrades the Rams are making for the 2018-19 season.

Richmond Marathon gets new sponsor for 2019 race

VCU Health will be the title of the marathon, which was once dubbed "America’s Friendliest Marathon" by Runner’s World magazine.

NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 Poll- Week of October 29

Two upsets last week caused a shake-up in this week’s rankings. This is a weekly high school football poll, voted on by members of each organization. It is released every Monday during the season.

‘He deserves it’: Prince George native Jackie Bradley, Jr. now a World Series Champion

The World Series Championship for the Boston Red Sox is hitting close to home for some people in central Virginia because of Prince George native Jackie Bradley, Jr.

High school football scores - October 26

Glen Allen pulled away from Deep Run in the second half to win our On the Sidelines Game of the Week, 34-14, to headline Friday’s action.

Red Sox top Dodgers for 4th World Series title in 15 seasons

The Boston Red Sox won their fourth World Series championship in 15 seasons, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in Game 5 behind David Price's pitching and Steve Pearce's power.

Redskins win third straight, behind defense and Peterson

Safety D.J. Swearinger intercepted two passes, Matt Ioannidis had 2½ sacks and the NFC East-leading Washington Redskins rode their defense to a third straight win, a 20-13 decision over offensively inept New York Giants on Sunday

Logano shoves past Truex to earn shot at NASCAR championship

Joey Logano earned a shot at NASCAR's Cup title by using an old fashioned bump-and-run on Martin Truex Jr. to win at Martinsville Speedway

No decision on Martinez in Red Sox lineup; Betts not at 2B

The Boston Red Sox likely won't know until Friday afternoon whether slugger J.D. Martinez will start Game 3 of the World Series at Dodger Stadium

Upsets headline Thursday night football action

Two teams that entered the night occupying the top two spots in the Region 4B rankings fell in upset fashion, shaking up the race for the top seed. Dinwiddie and Monacan were both stunned on Thursday night.

Weather threat leads to high school football schedule changes

A handful of area high school football games have rescheduled their football games to avoid potential rain this Friday night.

On the Sidelines: Wednesday Playbook for Oct. 24

Did you miss this week’s Wednesday Playbook with NBC12′s Marc Davis and RVA Sports Network’s Rob Witham?

Duke basketball tops VUU 106-64

They may have been outsized and outmatched on the scoreboard, but the Virginia Union University Panthers walked away from Cameron Indoor Stadium with their heads held high.

Flying Squirrels gear up for 2019 All-Star Week

The Squirrels will be hosting the Eastern League All-Star game on Wednesday, July 10, with numerous events leading up to the game.

Sportable Spooktacular set for this weekend

This will mark the first annual Sportable Spooktacular, a regional wheelchair basketball tournament this Saturday and Sunday at the Collegiate School.

Kerrigan’s strip-sack, missed FG help ‘Skins top ’Boys 20-17

Washington won this one thanks to its staunch defense and 99 yards on 24 carries from Adrian Peterson, who helped mask the latest so-so performance from quarterback Alex Smith and a generally iffy offense that was missing three injured playmakers.

College Football Scores

College Football Scores

No. 2 Ohio State stumbles at Purdue, gets blown out 49-20

D.J. Knox rushed for 128 yards and three touchdowns, David Blough threw for three more and Purdue upset No. 2 Ohio State 49-20

Dodgers beat Brewers in Game 7, face Red Sox in World Series

Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer, Chris Taylor made a key catch and the Los Angeles Dodgers reached the World Series for the second straight year, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 in Game 7 of the NL Championship Series

High school football scores - October 19

Monacan held off L.C. Bird and Thomas Dale earned a double overtime victory over Hopewell to headline Friday's action.

Red Sox sail into World Series, set for ace Sale’s return

The Boston Red Sox head to the World Series, looking every bit like the team that led the majors with 108 wins this season