Monthly Archives: November 2012

Redskins Tuesday quote of the day


This from the ever observant Rich Tandler: “The biggest hurdle the Redskins have between them and the postseason have is their history. They need to go on a hot streak and they just haven’t done that recently.” Truer words.

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Redskins playoff picture brightens on Joe Gibbs birthday


By Mark Pierce It may seem intemperate to discuss the Redskins playoff chances at this juncture, but the last two wins over division opponents has inspired intemperance. The last time the Washington Redskins were in a position to make a … Continue reading

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Skins finally beat boys on Turkey Day, 38-31


By Mark Pierce In case you missed it, here was the key pre-game Thanksgiving day statistic: Cowboys 6, Redskins 0. Yep, that’s right. In six previous meetings, the Redskins had never beaten Dallas on Thanksgiving. Short week, playing on the road, there was plenty … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving football meditation: not so instant karma?


By Mark Pierce It’s Thanksgiving, a season when most thoughts turn to food, football and well, gratitude. Although there are many entries that Washington Redskins fans could conceivably lengthen their gratitude lists with this year, even some items not named … Continue reading

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RGIII notches perfect QB rating as Skins top skidding Eagles 31-6


By Mark Pierce Collectively, the Washington Redskins know exactly how Andy Reid and the Philadelphia Eagles are feeling right about now. They know the anguish, the self-doubt, the emotional annihilation that follows a defeat like today’s 31-6 unmitigated shellacking at … Continue reading

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Pre-game Skins quote


Today’s quote, from Mike Wise at WAPO. “Sunday is not the start of a playoff run. Sunday is also not the end of the season. What the Philadelphia Eagles represent in Week 11 is a chance for Mike Shanahan’s team … Continue reading

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