After two tough weeks in The Division, today The Washington Redskins travel across the country (to the top corner) to take on the Seattle Seahawks in a late afternoon slugfest. Even though The Skins are badly hurting and vulnerable, thingsContinue reading… Week 9: Tough Assignment
The National Football League is in transition. Think about it. The wacky up-is-down nature of this season seems to make no sense. Division leading teams losing to Winless Opponents. Longtime Contenders falling to heavy underdogs at Home. And Super BowlContinue reading… The Transition Period in The NFL
This one was painful. On Sunday October 29th, The Washington Redskins lost at Home to The Most HATED Rival in The Game of the Week. In the game itself, The Defense played well enough to keep The Team in it BUTContinue reading… Week 8 Postgame: The Low Point
The Rivalry Game. Not only is it a Rivalry Game, but it’s The Best Rivalry in the history of The NFL. Even Google knows! Today represents a classic case of polar opposites: Blue vs Red, Overrated vs Underrated, (North) East Coast MetropolisContinue reading… Week 8: Dallas!
Well, The Redskins lost. The Team fell 34-24 to the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday Night. It sucked. Not only was losing the ballgame a downer. More significantly, The Redskins have now been critically wounded by injuries. Going into the ballgameContinue reading… Week 7 Postgame: Injuries
I’ve been waitin’ all day for Monday Night! I know that’s not their slogan, but in this case it seems appropriate. This evening, The Washington Redskins will be in Philadelphia to clash with The NFC East leading Eagles in aContinue reading… Week 7: Monday Night Fight!
Gameday is here again. And since I’ve been posting these picks so late (ie on Gameday), I don’t want to waste any time. But first! Think about this for a moment. If I asked you to go through The League andContinue reading… Week 7: Picks and Predictions
A coin flip. There’s no better metaphor for the unpredictable, arbitrary results of a large percentage of The NFL’s games this season. These outcomes have been so consistently surprising that they have started to define the tenor of this season.Continue reading… Week 6 in Review: Coin Flips
(Image credit: Keith Allison©. No changes have been made.) Sunday afternoon, The Washington Redskins beat the San Francisco 49ers in a wild contest, 26-24 in front of 75,568 (mostly) Skins Fans. The Victory moved Washington to 3-2 on The Season, the 2nd time The RedskinsContinue reading… Week 6 Postgame: Learning On The Job
Today’s ballgame is a big deal. Given the way The Team has played, this year’s Washington Redskins have earned more than a measure of respect. In going to Kansas City & going toe-to-toe with the lone unbeaten Chiefs, nobody’s laughingContinue reading… Week 6: The Double-Digit Favorite?