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Redskins 2014 Opponents Announced

The opponents of the Washington Redskins, during the 2014 season, were announced today. Here’s the breakdown of whom they’ll be playing at FedEx Field, and on the road: Home Opponents: Jacksonville Tennessee Seattle St. Louis Atlanta/Tampa Bay* Dallas Philadelphia NY Giants * The Redskins will play whichever team finishes in last place in the NFC […]

Mike Shanahan ‘mum’ on opening day starter at Running Back

This preseason alone, the Redskins have seen four different running backs — including one that’s no longer on the roster in Tim Hightower — receive carries at some point during a game. Many people thought Roy Helu would be the opening day starter, but he’s been sidelined and received limited practice reps thanks to a […]

Redskins sign PK Neil Rackers

According to various news reports, the Redskins have signed placekicker Neil Rackers. Rackers will likely compete with incumbent Graham Gano for the starting kicker job in this year’s training camp. From Rich Tandler’s Real Redskins blog: Last year in Houston he was good on 32 of 38 field goal attempts. Oddly, he was better from […]

Getting the ‘Skins in Sync – By the Numbers

After the Washington Redskins’ devastating overtime loss to the Houston Texans in week 2, players, fans and analysts scrambled to identify what went wrong. Certainly, something major went wrong for us to allow 20 unanswered points and snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. The near loss against the Cowboys brought praise for the Redskins’ […]

Can the Redskins’ defense hold up against the Texans’ offensive weapons? Ask the Cowboys

The Washington Redskins defeated the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL season opener last week because the defense stepped up, forced mistakes, and took advantage of Dallas’ sloppy offensive play. While many football experts and fans alike picked the Cowboys as the preseason favorite to go all the way, AOL Fan House’s David Whitley aptly pointed […]