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It Starts At Home

A lot has been made of the Redskins eight straight losses within the “home” confines of FedEx field, and with good reason. It’s a stat that is sickening to all that are involved: the team, ownership, and most importantly, the fans. I was in attendance at FedEx this past week to watch yet another fourth […]

Have We Seen the Last of Helu?

In the fourth round of the 2011 NFL draft, the Washington Redskins drafted running back Roy Helu from the University of Nebraska. Personally, as an east coast guy, I knew little about the Nebraska product. But after watching highlights and reading up on the speedy back, I grew excited about the prospect of the #29 […]

Is this Sunday’s game the first “must win” game of 2012 for the Redskins?

I absolutely detest the fact how common it’s become for overused clichés to be included as part of most people’s regular vernacular, especially when it comes to the sports world. But, three games into the season and coming off two straight losses, if there was a “must win” game for the Washington Redskins for this […]

The Redskins Defense is Offensively Bad

Here’s a question for you: if someone told you before the season began that, with a rookie quarterback, a patchwork (putting it politely) offensive line, and another rookie as the starting running back, this offense was consistently going to score three touchdowns a game, wouldn’t you have been thrilled? Wouldn’t you have taken a look […]

Editor’s Predictions for the 2012-2013 NFL Season

NFC East Philadelphia        10-6 Dallas*                10-6 NY Giants            9-7 Washington         6-10 NFC North Green Bay           11-5 Chicago*             11-5 Detroit             […]

Reports: Brandon Banks makes final 53 man roster

There are various reports coming out, citing team sources, that Redskins receiver and return specialist Brandon Banks will once again make the 53 man roster for the 2012-2013 regular season. For the second straight preseason, it was a highly debated subject as to whether Banks would make the regular season roster. He remains a player […]

The Redskins final 53 man roster: Editor’s projection

OFFENSE Quarterback: Robert Griffin III, Rex Grossman, Kirk Cousins (3) Running Back: Tim Hightower, Roy Helu Jr, Evan Royster, Alfred Morris (4) Fullback: Darrell Young (1) Wide Receiver: Pierre Garcon, Leondard Hankerson, Santana Moss, Josh Morgan, Aldrick Robinson, Dezmon Briscoe, Anthony Armstrong (7) Tight End: Fred Davis, Niles Paul, Logan Paulsen (3) Offensive Line: Trent […]

OT Jammal Brown placed on Physically Unable to Perform list

Per Mike Jones of the Washington Post, from their “Football Insider” blog: Redskins coach Mike Shanahan confirmed that tackle Jammal Brown has been placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list because of an injury to his hip. Shanahan said Brown was running well yesterday afternoon, but aggravated the hip during his “sixth or seventh […]