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Eagles Playoff Hopes Crushed, Chargers Rally to Win

Eagles Playoff Hopes Crushed, Chargers Rally to Win

The Philadelphia Eagles' playoff ambitions suffered a near-fatal blow with a surprise 27-24 loss to the Washington Redskins on Saturday.
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  • On Redskins fans, beating the Eagles, and jubilation

    On Redskins fans, beating the Eagles, and jubilation

    washingtonpost.com 8 hours ago
    “Whoa whoa WHOA!” Tony Eberts shouted in mock disbelief, as Eagles fans silently filed out of FedEx Field Saturday evening. “The game’s not over! The game’s not over!” Indeed, five seconds remained before Washington’s 27-24 win over the Eagles would bec…
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  • Holtby stops 21 shots for 2nd shutout, Beckstrom scores 2 as Ca…

    Holtby stops 21 shots for 2nd shutout, Beckstrom scores 2 as Capitals beat Devils 4-0

    NHL.com 8 hours ago
    NEWARK, N.J. - Braden Holtby made 21 saves, Nicklas Backstrom had two goals and an assist and the Washington Capitals continued to roll with a 4-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. Alex Ovechkin added a spectacular unassis...
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  • Lions Claim Playoff Berth With Eagles' Loss

    Lions Claim Playoff Berth With Eagles' Loss

    nytimes.com 9 hours ago
    The Detroit Lions wrapped up an NFL playoff berth without playing a down on Saturday thanks to the Washington Redskins' upset victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.
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  • Redskins-Eagles best and worst

    Redskins-Eagles best and worst

    Best and worst moments from Washington’s 27-24 win against Philadelphia at FedEx Field. Best redemption: Rookie cornerback Bashaud Breeland, who was the most maligned member of the Redskins’ secondary after Odell Beckham Jr. torched Washington for three…
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  • Trent Williams glad he returned, pain and all

    Trent Williams glad he returned, pain and all

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    LANDOVER, Md. -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Redskins' 27-24 win over Philadelphia: Big-time pick: Rookie corner Bashaud Breeland continues to impress. He was a popular stop in the locker room for the media, many of whom waited aroun…
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  • Cowboys can clinch playoff spot Sunday

    Cowboys can clinch playoff spot Sunday

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    IRVING, Texas – Christmas came early for the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday. With the Washington Redskins beating the Philadelphia Eagles, the Cowboys can clinch the NFC East and a playoff berth with a win Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts at AT&T S…
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  • #PHIvsWAS: Fourth Quarter Summary

    #PHIvsWAS: Fourth Quarter Summary

    redskins.com 11 hours ago
    (AP images) Related Links: –Third Quarter Summary –Second Quarter Summary –First Quarter Summary For more on the fourth quarter of the Washington Redskins’ Week 16 matchup with the Philadelphia Eagles, check out this running summary via @Redskins: The E…
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  • Redskins Players Get In Last Thoughts Before Eagles Game

    Redskins Players Get In Last Thoughts Before Eagles Game

    redskins.com 14 hours ago
    (AP Image) RELATED LINKS: –WATCH LIVE: Redskins Postgame Comments –PHOTOS: Redskins Get Ready For Eagles It’s moments from game time. The Washington Redskins are just about ready to take the field against the Philadelphia Eagles. In preparation for thei…
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  • Roy Helu, Keenan Robinson among inactives

    Roy Helu, Keenan Robinson among inactives

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    LANDOVER, Md. -- Running back Roy Helu and starting inside linebacker Keenan Robinson are among the Washington Redskins' inactives for Saturday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Helu missed last week with a sprained big toe -- he looked good at ti…
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  • Jay Gruden feels good about his chances of returning to the Red…

    Jay Gruden feels good about his chances of returning to the Redskins in 2015

    washingtonpost.com 17 hours ago
    During his weekly appearance on ESPN 980 Friday afternoon, Redskins Coach Jay Gruden was asked yet again about his expectations for returning to his job in 2015. “Well, hopefully they’re pretty good,” Gruden told Thom Loverro and Kevin Sheehan on “The S…
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  • Nationals Trade For Prospect Who Is Stuck On The Padres Until J…

    Nationals Trade For Prospect Who Is Stuck On The Padres Until June

    deadspin.com 18 hours ago
    Baseball is weird, and its weirdness has claimed another victim. This time, it's Nationals, er, Padres shortstop Trea Turner. Turner was traded from San Diego to Washington in the three-team, 11-player Wil Myers trade. But Turner can't join the Nats unt…
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  • Pierce: Wizards need to 'build better habits'

    Pierce: Wizards need to 'build better habits'

    ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    Although he was pleased with the Washington Wizards' latest comeback victory, Paul Pierce thinks his new team has some long-term work to do.
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  • Video - Game Balls: Redskins vs. Eagles 01:32

    Game Balls: Redskins vs. Eagles

    Dec 20
    Redskins reporter John Keim's game ball goes to receiver DeSean Jackson, who had four catches for 126 yards. Eagles tight end Zach Ertz gets Phil Sheridan's game ball after a career-high 15 catches for 115 yards.
  • Video - Sanchez's Late Interception Hurts Eagles 01:09

    Sanchez's Late Interception Hurts Eagles

    Dec 20
    Mark Sanchez threw for 374 yards and two touchdowns, but a late interception helped the Redskins beat the Eagles 27-24.
  • Video - Redskins Hold Off Eagles 01:11

    Redskins Hold Off Eagles

    Dec 20
    ESPN NFL analyst Herm Edwards broke down the Redskins' 27-24 win over the Eagles and how it affects Philadelphia's playoff chances.
  • Video - Salute to Service: Washington Redskins fullback Darrel Young 01:00

    Salute to Service: Washington Redskins fullback Darrel Young

    Dec 20
    Washington Redskins fullback Darrel Young has a tremendous amount of appreciation for the men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces.

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