Monthly Archives: September 2012

Redskins snag first comeback win this century!


By Mark Pierce It’s true, skins fans. The last time the Redskins scored to come from behind and win in the last 10 seconds of a game happened in the last century, on October 3, 1999, to be precise. On … Continue reading

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Cardiac Redskins get last second field goal to hang on against Bucs 24-22


By Mark Pierce On a day that saw Redskins kicker Billy Cundiff badly missing three crucial field goals, and the specter of falling to a 1-3 record became remarkably vivid, sweet redemption occurred for the veteran when he booted the … Continue reading

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Redskins mix it up in the backfield


The Washington Redskins announced today it was placing second year running back and fan favorite Roy Helu on injured reserve status. It had been reported that Helu had been suffering from an achilles injury but Helu stated on a radio … Continue reading

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Team tenacious in close loss as Bengals claw past Skins 38-31


By Mark Pierce Mama said there’d be days like this, the song goes. You know the one. They were down. They were up. They were all the way hooked up. ┬áRobert Griffin III and the Redskins were defiant after getting … Continue reading

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Is the game of professional football in serious trouble?


Opinion By Mark Pierce I have yet to see any statistic concerning the topic specifically, and realistically speaking, the current sample size is much too small to draw reliable conclusions, but sheer observation might lead one to believe ┬áthere is … Continue reading

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Skins win? Give your prediction!


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Orakpo and Carriker done for the year


By Mark Pierce The Monday injury report was grim for the Redskins as the team lost two key defensive players to season-ending injury. Outside linebacker Brian Orakpo will require surgery to repair his torn left pectoral muscle, while teammate Adam … Continue reading

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