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Failure To Make Critical Stops Costs Washington Late

Washington was in a battle with a desperate Arizona team on their last breath as they fought for a possible wild card berth. A tough matchup for the Skins for sure, as the offense faced off against the top defensive unit in the league. Washington’s defense faced elite talents at both receiver and running back, a decent distributor in Carson... Read More
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Washington must avoid being the cure for Arizona’s struggling offense

Washington is heading into the second game of their three-week road trip against the Arizona Cardinals, a team in which many expected to be battling with Seattle for the crown of the NFC West. Hasn’t quite worked out that way as they are 4-6-1 and struggling to keep pace with their division foes. Arizona has been struggling this year for... Read More
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Franchise tag or not, Kirk Cousins is in win-win situation

Last offseason, Kirk Cousins was seeking a long-term deal from the Washington Redskins after a record-breaking season. The two sides were unable to come to an agreement, so Washington used the franchise tag on Cousins, which paid him a base salary of $19.95 million for the 2016 season. Cousins has not let that hinder his performance this year, as he... Read More
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Lack of speed evident in loss to Dallas

This past Thursday in a national Thanksgiving Day game against the Dallas Cowboys, the Washington Redskins defense had one of their toughest tasks of the season as they faced a rather elite Dallas offensive unit. Statistically the defense fared well only giving up 353 total yards of offense, however the Redskins gave up 163 yards on the ground and 195... Read More
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Redskins at Dallas: Turkey Day Edition

Washington and Dallas both boast winning streaks and is the premier matchup of Turkey Day football. Two of the best most explosive offenses in the NFL will be on the same field.  The Redskins have the second best offense in the league and are third best in passing, while Dallas has the fourth best offense and second best in rushing. Here’s what... Read More
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Redskins offense hits stride in win over Packers

The Washington Redskins offense put on an absolute show against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday Night Football. They finished the night with 515 total yards on offense, 151 yards on the ground and 375 through the air. Robert Kelley rushing for 137 and three touchdowns on 24 carries, Kirk Cousins had three touchdowns in the passing game and feel... Read More
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Redskins Must Take Advantage of Struggling Packers

Washington is facing a seemingly desperate team for the second week in a row, the Green Bay Packers. The Mike McCarthy and Aaron Rodgers led team is coming in losers of three straight with losses to the Falcons, Colts, and Titans. With injuries to key players in the secondary, linebacker group, and offensive line the Redskins need not let the... Read More
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Smith shines in Washington’s win over Minnesota

Preston Smith didn’t log many tackles this game, but the tackles he did make were not lacking quality. Smith  was a game wrecker, finishing the game with 4 tackles, 2 sacks, and an interception against Minnesota. The early sack fell into his lap, a play that was created by none other than the most improved player himself, Trent Murphy. Trent’s pressure,... Read More
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Redskins Defense Must Step Up In Critical Game against Vikings

Washington is facing a must win scenario for the sake of playoff positioning this upcoming Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings. The Redskins currently are in the sixth seed of the playoff standings, however with teams like the Lions, Saints, Panthers, Cardinals, and Packers all capable of finishing strong the Redskins have no room to let winnable games slip away. We are... Read More
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Another Week of Missed Opportunities For the Redskins

Washington leaves London with a tie against the Cincinnati Bengals and yet another week of missed scoring opportunities. There were also missed chances at turnovers, special team mishaps, and questionable play calls. The Redskins staff and players have heard that story over and over again eight weeks into the season, but this is the second consecutive game in which they... Read More
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