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I am so proud of the Washington Redskins


By Mark Pierce  I’m in one of the five stages of grieving over my Redskins. Not denial; I know they lost. There’s no bargaining in the NFL. Not in playoff games, anyway. I’m all done with being angry at the result. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Skins grab 6 pack of wins and NFC East lead with 27-20 mastery of Eagles


By Mark Pierce A week after having to endure an injury forced benching, Robert Griffin III returned to week 16 NFL action today. Griffin’s response? Just casually lead the team to their sixth consecutive victory, a 27-20 two touchdown confidence … Continue reading

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RG3 a game time go


By Mark Pierce All signs including the magic eight ball and the revised Mayan Calendar point to Robert Griffin III playing starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins this weekend, but our ever cagey head football coach Mike Shanahan seems to … Continue reading

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Pre-game bullets


By Mark Pierce The Redskins are 5-1 with Pierre Garcon in the lineup. They are 1-5 without him. Although he is still injured, he will play today.  Fedex field was covered with a tarp until a few hours ago. The … Continue reading

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Redskins drive-thru week 7: Mixed happy meals


By Mark Pierce Lotsa shaking going on at Redskins Park this week. I thought it might be helpful to summarize in a single article the major stories in development now. Redskin rookie running back Alfred Morris has been nominated for … Continue reading

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Skins snap 8 game home skid as Griffin seals win with TD romp


By Mark Pierce The Washington Redskins thrilling 38-26 triumph over the Minnesota Vikings today was as complete an effort the resurgent team has yet put forth this season. The defense in particular, suffering mightily with injury, turned in an inspiring … Continue reading

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Skins fall to 2-3 as late INT’s dooms team against Falcons


By Mark Pierce History may say what was most remarkable about today’s Washington Redskins vs. Atlanta Falcons matchup was watching new NFL player safety rules concerning concussions and brain injury take decisive precedence over any football driven desires the coaching … Continue reading

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