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Home playoff game a tale of two quarters at the half


By Mark Pierce The Washington Redskins dominated the first quarter of their home playoff matchup against the Seattle Seahawks, but were dominated themselves in the second quarter, leaving the home team hanging on to a one point edge at the … 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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Wednesday Redskins quote


By Mark Pierce Backup RT tackle Jordan Black has been served a four game suspension for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing drugs policy. But Black has a prescription for the drug in question, Adderal. Millions of people are prescribed the … Continue reading

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Does Cousins impressive performance mean he’ll eventually be traded?


By Mark Pierce It’s not the number one story at this point, but it’s certainly one you’ll hear debated in the off season.  Kirk Cousins had an excellent showing against the Cleveland Browns yesterday, and many Redskin observers are wondering … Continue reading

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Saturday Skins Quote


By Mark Pierce This from the Washington Times Dan Daly, on this year’s rookie class of QB’s. He was referring not just to Griffin but to the two other rookie quarterbacks who have maneuvered their teams into playoff position, Indianapolis’ Andrew Luck … 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.  Robert Griffin III and the Redskins were defiant after getting … Continue reading

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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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