Monthly Archives: August 2012

Redskins backups impressive in pre season game 4 win over Tampa Bay


By Mark Pierce In a game which for most teams decides the final few slots remaining in their 53 man rosters, the Washington Redskins reserves made things tough on their own coaching staff Wednesday evening┬áby way of a completely dominating … Continue reading

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Cooley released


By Mark Pierce Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Chris Cooley. May a thousand blessings be upon your head. If you are so inclined to do so, some other team will be lucky to have you this year.     … Continue reading

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Redskins pare active roster to 75


By Mark Pierce As all NFL teams are required to do as of this date, the Washington Redskins released a number of players today in order to meet league roster requirements. ┬áThe following players were waived, according to Redskins.com. Antwon … Continue reading

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DC dominates!


By Mark Pierce The Washington Redskins home opener versus the Indianapolis Colts triumphed over the burden of hype it had been assigned to become one of the most singularly entertaining pre-season NFL football games played in recent memory. For fans, … Continue reading

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Bears kicker Gould knocks in late 57 yarder to spoil Skins 4th quarter heroics


By Mark Pierce We all knew Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin was due for one of these games. Had to happen sometime. The toast of DC was a forgettable 5 of 8 for 49 yards, with three sacks and … Continue reading

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CBS football writer Pete Prisco ignores rules of civility concerning Rex Grossman


By Mark Pierce You know Rex. Lovable, off-target Rex. He may not be much, but he’s ours by God. And it pisses me off when our guy is treated in such a dismissive way by the national press. This is … Continue reading

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Redskins play in pre season matchup cause for continued optimism


By Mark Pierce It was one series of a game played in August. A game which the starting quarterback threw a total of six passes. A cameo performance. Yet that one thrilling series contained enough offensive punch in the form … Continue reading

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