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Hopkins Five Field Goals Helps Redskins Earn First Win 29-27 Over Giants

All the Washington Redskins needed to avoid a dreaded 0-3 start was a couple of fourth-quarter interceptions by backups and five field goals from a guy who had never made that many in a game. Dustin Hopkins kicked a 37-yard field goal with 1:51 to play and the defending NFC East champion Redskins got a […]

NFL Week Three Preview – Washington Redskins vs New York Giants

The Giants have beaten the Redskins five straight times, and will look for six straight tonight as week four of the NFL season kicks off with a Thursday night game at Met Life Stadium between the two NFC East foes. The Redskins are coming off an impressive win at home over the Rams in which […]

Back from the Dead: Redskins back to 6-6 Following 17-16 Win Over Giants

With chants of “RG3” behind him Robert Griffin III continued his storybook season on Monday night, as he threw for one touchdown and had a fumble turn into another score in the Redskins 17-16 win over division leading Giants. The win means the Skins are now just a game back of New York in the […]

Redskins Suffer Tough 27-23 Loss to Super Bowl Champion Giants

By Troy Jefferson Follow @Troy_Jefferson on Twitter The Washington Redskins were searching for a signature win when they took on the New York Giants this afternoon. Washington defeated Minnesota handily last week and the Giants were coming off a big win against the 49ers. The Redskins settled for a short Kai Forbath 20-yard field goal […]

Still Searching For The Answer at Quarterback

How’s this for a knee-jerk reaction? John Beck isn’t the answer at quarterback for the Washington Redskins. Yes, last Sunday was only one game. Yes, last Sunday, he made his first NFL start in over three NFL season and close to four years overall. Yes, he finished last Sunday’s game without the services of his […]

Redskins win their season opener, defeat the New York Giants 28-14

The six game winning streak that the New York Giants held over the Washington Redskins – one that’s spanned for almost four years – is now officially over. After being down 14-7 just before halftime, the Redskins scored 21 unanswered points, and held the Giants to zero points in the second half, winning by a […]

Redskins vs. Giants preview: 5 keys to Victory

Look, there’s a lot of things that frustrate me about being a Redskins fan: the constant search for a new head coach every four years (it’s like Dan Snyder’s own personal Olympics of hiring ineptitude), the never-ending carousel at quarterback, the comings and goings of high-priced free agents, and the idiot Cowboys fans who live in DC […]

Opening Nightmare; Skins Run Over by Giants 16-7

For the new look Redskins, at least the first 29 minutes of opening night vs the Giants was about as bad as it gets.  The team opened up the 2008 season with a lackluster 16-7 loss at the Meadowlands to their NFC East rival, and they were beaten up rather soundly by a defense that […]