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Washington Redskins Hire Jay Gruden as New Head Coach
January 9th, 2014 at 10:21 AM
After casting a wide net in their search for a new head coach, the Washington Redskins have finally settled on a candidate.  The team will hire current Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden, according to multiple reports. Gruden was at least one of six known candidates to have a face-to-face interview...

Redskins Win an Ugly One in Philly and Dallas Week is Here
December 27th, 2012 at 11:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** First and foremost I hope everyone had a fantastic Holiday season, whether you celebrate Christmas or Hanukah I hope you and your family enjoyed your time together and you got everything you wanted, me I got an RG3 jersey from my parents so that's awesome. Well this past Sunday the Redskins...

From Worst to First (For Now). Big Win in Cleveland Gets the Redskins a Share of the NFC East Divison Lead
December 17th, 2012 at 11:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** First and foremost before I get into everything Redskins from yesterday I'd like to wish Redskins101's webmaster Justin Fiore a happy 87th birthday.  Sure he looks young in his photo on the website but I assure you he's an old man. Ok, on to the task at hand and all...

Redskins Escape the Ravens with a Win, RG3 Escapes Injury but Can’t Escape Accusations of not Being “Black Enough” from ESPN’s Rob Parker
December 14th, 2012 at 12:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Good Friday afternoon loyal reader sorry I've been away for a little bit but I'm back with avengeance.  While I was away it seems a lot has happened in the Redskins' world. First and foremost, how about that win this past Sunday over the Ravens.  It wasn't pretty but neither...

Playoffs are a Bonus for the Washington Redskins in 2012
December 2nd, 2012 at 12:37 PM
The Washington Redskins recent success has been reinvigorating as a fan. With big division wins over the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys, the Redskins have brought back the initial hope RGIII provided early in the season, and added a playoff conversation to it. Yet just three weeks ago--or two games--head coach, Mike Shanahan all...

This Past Thanksgiving Redskins Nation was Thankful for Robert Griffin III
November 28th, 2012 at 9:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** Thanksgiving has always been one of my all-time favorite holidays.  You get together with your family, have a big meal, and there is no pressure of gift giving.  As long as you helped cook something or washed a dish or two everyone is happy with you. Usually my Thanksgivings are...

The Worst Thing That Could Possibly Happen for the Redskins in the Eagles Vs. Cowboys Happened
November 13th, 2012 at 9:42 AM
When Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick went down with a concussion this past Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys I'm sure there was a grouping of Redskins fans who let out a cheer.  After all, in spite of his dismal play this season (serves him right for declaring the Eagles a...

ESPN Declares the Dallas Cowboys “America’s Team” with Only 132 Votes
May 29th, 2012 at 9:54 AM
The so-called "World Wide Leader in Sports" ran a poll last week to determine want NFL franchise was truly "America's Team".  The four letter network collected the votes, tallied them, and in the end with a whopping 8.8% of the vote the Dallas Cowboys were once again declared "America's Team". It's...

Washington Redskins Owner Daniel Snyder Got It Right by not Hiring Gregg Williams
April 6th, 2012 at 8:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** In January of 2008  Joe Gibbs retired for the second time as head coach of the Washington Redskins.  The 2007-08 season was a tumultuous one which saw the Redskins yo-yo in and out of play-off contentions all season long and then in the second half of the season saw the...

Should NFL Black-Outs Be a Thing of the Past?
April 4th, 2012 at 9:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Since the NFL first appeared on television it has had a black-out  rule in one form or another.  Prior to 1973 all local games were blacked-out regardless of whether or not the team had sold-out their stadium, this included the post season.  In fact Washington Redskin fans who were alive...

New York Giants Owner John Mara is Now Redskin Enemy Number One
March 27th, 2012 at 10:13 AM
***PHOTO1*** For those of you who follow me on Twitter (and if you don't you should @jomac006) you already know that I cursed Rodger Goodell for forcing me to have empathy for Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys over stripping the Cowboys along with the Washington Redskins of $46 million in...

Federal Lawsuit is Still a Possibility for Redskins/Cowboys; Grievance Filed for Now
March 25th, 2012 at 7:10 PM
The Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys are taking on the NFL, the NFL Management Council, and the NFL Players, according to ProFootballTalk.com. Today they filed a grievance against the bunch—of which the details are still unknown— but are said to be targeted at the actions of those mentioned before; taking $46 million and distributing among the 30 other teams. ***PHOTO1*** Leaving collusion out of it (for...

Who Should the Washington Redskins Raid from the NFC East in 2012?
January 20th, 2012 at 3:54 PM
Last year, be it by coincidence or design, the Washington Redskins signed three starters from the NFC East; one from each team in the division. The Skins signed Barry Cofield from the New York Giants, Stephen Bowen from the Dallas Cowboys, and Sav Rocca from the Philadelphia Eagles – all three played at a high level last season. ***PHOTO1*** Is there a better way to excel within...

Washington Redskins Vs Dallas Cowboys: What Happened?
November 20th, 2011 at 5:35 PM
It's tough to swallow a game that goes from "should win here," to "so close." The Washington Redskins played their butts off today, but walk away with yet another loss. The Dallas Cowboys extended plays and made the Redskins' defense pay for too many times. This loss was not on the...

Washington Redskins Vs Dallas Cowboys: Preview
November 19th, 2011 at 6:45 PM
Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys: Round Two (secondary title...) The Washington Redskins haven't fared well in divisional games of late. Tomorrow they're facing a Dallas Cowboys team that took care of business in week three on their turf. Now the Redskins have home field advantage, where they're 2-2. Since the last time...

Washington Redskins Fans, It’s Dallas Week, but Do You Care?
November 17th, 2011 at 12:55 PM
***PHOTO1***  This morning when I glanced at my Twitter feed I saw a tweet from Eric Bickel (@ebjunkies), of the Sports Junkies on 106.7 The Fan, that read "Quietest Dallas Week Ever." My first thought wasn't "Oh I agree" it was "Holy crap, we play the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday!" That is...

The Washington Redskins Will Learn Valuable Lessons from Their Loss
September 27th, 2011 at 5:54 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** This loss hurt. In control for most of the game, the Washington Redskins collectively failed to close. There were two opportunities to beat the Dallas Cowboys; stop Dallas' final drive or score on their own final drive. And it wasn't just about offensive and defensive miscues on the field; you...

Can’t Pin Last Night’s Loss on the Players It Rests Soley with the Coaching Staff
September 27th, 2011 at 9:14 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** Last night the Washington Redskins out played the Dallas Cowboys for three and a half quarters.  Sadly in the midst of out playing their hated rival they managed mostly field goals and not touchdowns which kept the Cowboys in the game. As the game came to it's sorry conclusion last...

Washington Redskins at Dallas Cowboys: Game-day Predictions
September 26th, 2011 at 1:16 PM
Only two games into the season and there is already a strong buzz surrounding this Washington Redskins team. Going against the Dallas Cowboys tonight, the Redskins are looking to improve to 3-0 and seize control of the NFC East. Because any number of things can happen in a game; here are our five predictions for...

Monday Night Football: Five Keys for the Washington Redskins Vs Dallas Cowboys
September 24th, 2011 at 2:31 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** It's Dallas week in the DMV, which is an enjoyable form of hate for Washington Redskins' fans. While the fans are talking trash, the Redskins themselves will be getting ready to face the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys, like the Giants, are banged up at skilled positions. Unlike the Giants, the Cowboys are depleted or limited...