• Know that Kirk Cousins has struggled, but don't panic over it yet
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    CSN Mid-Atlantic

    Know that Kirk Cousins has struggled, but don't panic over it yet

    For the second straight week, Kirk Cousins performed at a level subpar to his ability. Or at least the ability Redskins fans have come to expect during the last two seasons. In Washington's preseason Week 1 loss to the Ravens, Cousins hardly played and threw only two passes. It was easy to dismiss that outing as too short and too limited for true evaluation. Against the Packers Saturday night, that was not the case. The Redskins were not able to even gain a first down until their fourth possession, and Cousins did not get into even the slightest rhythm until he and the Washington offense faced the Packers backup defenders. Since being named the Redskins starter in 2015, Cousins has thrown for

  • Floyd Mayweather Jr. talks about off-camera run-in with Conor McGregor
    Boxing
    Los Angeles Times

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. talks about off-camera run-in with Conor McGregor

    With the cameras and microphones off, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor ran into each other in Brooklyn and the veteran boxer decided it was time to employ another of his effective mind tricks on an opponent. “I was like, ‘I am going to let him know straight up. … I am going to let everybody know where I stand,’” Mayweather said. “He was with all his guys and at the time I was with all my female friends. I say having one [woman] is too close to having none so I had about four of my girls with me and then my daughter was with me. “I let him know, even without my security or my team, I’m still tough. ... I ain’t no punk. I’m just letting [McGregor] know that. So I’m saying, ‘What’s up little

  • Breitbart Apologizes for Mistaking German Soccer Player for Traveling Migrant
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    Newsweek

    Breitbart Apologizes for Mistaking German Soccer Player for Traveling Migrant

    Breitbart has issued an apology to German World Cup winner Lukas Podolski after mistaking him in an article for a traveling migrant on a jet ski. The article, published Friday, was about Spanish police shutting down a gang that was charging migrants 5,000 euros to travel from Morocco via Gibraltar on jet skis. Breitbart amended the article with a new image, and added a note from the editor.