By Mark Pierce
After their 6th loss of the season, a depressing affair which involved the Carolina Panthers, the Washington Redskins were left for dead by many in the NFL community, their all-star quarterback regarded by some as a one year novelty who would likely fall victim to his own style of play.
Now, riding the crest of a four game win streak, opinions have changed drastically. Criticisms that had rained down on Mike Shanahan have now changed to praise.
This is what I’m here for,” Shanahan said. “This is why I came . . . to do the things we’re doing now.”