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True Lies and the Washington Redskins

True Lies and the Washington Redskins

| June 10, 2014 | 7 Comments

I think it’s safe to say the Redskins name debate has been front and center as the dominant headline around the Washington franchise since the conclusion of the drama filled 2013 campaign.  To be fair, the name debate has been a slow simmering debate that I personally recollect dating back to the ’91 Super Bowl […]

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Washington Redskins Owner Dan Snyder’s Worst Enemy is Dan Snyder

Washington Redskins Owner Dan Snyder’s Worst Enemy is Dan Snyder

| May 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Friday, Redskins general manager/President/it’s-unclear-what-his-actual-title-is-right-now Bruce Allen responded to a letter sent by 50 United States Senators to NFL czar commissioner Roger Goodell urging him to force the Washington Redskins to change their name. Upon my first reading of it, I thought it was exactly what it needed to be; smart, well-written, un-confrontational, fact checked, sourced. I felt […]

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Washington Redskins Have The Least Sexy Draft Ever

Washington Redskins Have The Least Sexy Draft Ever

| May 11, 2014 | 1 Comments

The Redskins certainly didn’t care about making a splash.  Bruce Allen was telling no jokes when he said he was comfortable with the make-up of the roster. After working free agency magic, signing away big names from division rivals while keeping the cap situation manageable, Allen’s first draft in Washington without Mike Shanahan having the […]

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Redskins Free Agency: DT- Vance Walker

Redskins Free Agency: DT- Vance Walker

| February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Height: 6-2 Weight: 305 Stats (2013): 40 Tackles  3 Sacks Status: Unrestricted Free Agent Positives: Quickness off the snap Good power and lateral movement Versatility, can play anywhere along the Defensive Line Strength to stack and shed in a 2 gap system, and short area quickness to play in a 1 gap scheme High motor and […]

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Building a Redskin Winner

Building a Redskin Winner

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The NFL Is a Copycat League. How many times have we heard or read that over the years? It seems that whenever a team experiences sustained success and becomes as a contender, fans and media believe a new NFL blueprint has been provided. How often is that truly the case though? Don’t each of those teams do something […]

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