Washington Nationals and Washington Football Team news:

The Nationals won 2 out of 3 games against the Baltimore Orioles. They lost the resumption of the suspended game 5-3. They won game 1 by a score of 15-3, they lost game 2, by a score of 3-7, and they won game 3 by a score of 6-5.

Alex Smith has been activated off of the PUP list. He has been cleared for football activity this completes a remarkable recovery of a gruesome leg injury that almost ended his life. He broke his tibia and fibula in November 2018. Because of a infection to his leg, Smith had to get 17 surgeries. If you would like to know more about Alex Smith’s remarkable journey, watch the E60 about everything he has went through. Joe Theisman said this about his journey “No matter what happens he's already won the award for comeback player of the year,” I 100% agree with Theisman, what Alex Smith has overcome is absolutely remarkable, he is truly a warrior.

The Washington Football Team has hired Jason Wright as the teams President. He is the NFL’s first black team president, and the youngest team president, at only 38 years old. This is an excellent hire by the team. He was a former running back in the NFL. He went Un-drafted out of Northwestern but played 6 years in the league. He was with the Falcons in 2004, the Browns for 2005-2008, and he was with the Cardinals from 2008-2010. After the NFL, he earned his MBA from the University of Chicago. He most recently worked as a partner at McKinsey & Company. He will be filling in the role formally occupied by Bruce Allen, but he will only be working on the business side, and not the football side. He will be working on the re-branding process of the team. This is an excellent hire by the team, and he is a perfect fit for this role.

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