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Redskins-49ers best and worst
washingtonpost.com Updated Nov 25, 2013
Best and worst moments from Washington’s 27-6 loss to the 49ers at FedEx Field Monday night. Worst Look of Despair: Dan Snyder. Seen above. And this was before things really got out of hand. Best Slump-busters: In his last four games, Colin Kaepernick t…Upvote Share Tweet
yahoo.com Nov 25, 2013Redskins backup quarterback Kirk Cousins has thrown nine passes all year. They all came against Denver after Robert Griffin III was knocked out of a blowout loss.Griffin is a shell of what he was last season. That's not all his fault. He had no offseaso…Upvote Share TweetThe San Francisco 49ers punished Robert Griffin III all night. The Washington Redskins couldn’t cover Anquan Boldin or Vernon Davis and Colin Kapenernick threw three touchdown passes as the 49ers cruised to a 27-6 victory on Monday night. The 49ers held…Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Nov 25, 2013The Washington Redskins would appreciate it if you reflect upon the noble, under-acknowledged history of the Navajo Code Talkers. These courageous, talented men developed and memorized a code based on their native language that America's enemies in Worl…Upvote Share Tweet(AP) The scene at the end was jarring. With more than two minutes left to play and the Redskins taking possession, peppy music played to an otherwise silent stadium as cheerleaders bopped red-and-green Christmas pom-poms devoid of cheer. The Redskins di…Upvote Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. -- A few thoughts and observations after the Washington Redskins' 27-6 loss to the San Francisco 49ers: What it means: The Redskins are a mess. They're 3-8 and have dropped the notion that they can turn their season around. Now they just h…Upvote Share Tweet
Cofield With The Big Time Forced Fumble(AP Image) There are two things Redskins nose tackle Barry Cofield is good at. The first is wearing a Northwestern fitted hat and the second, and more important to football fans outside of the Illinois school’s campus, is playing some pretty good footba…Upvote Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. -- The Washington Redskins will try to snap a two-game losing streak without three starters, one of whom they already knew wouldn't play. But in addition to tight end Jordan Reed, the Redskins will be without starting defensive end Stephen…Upvote Share TweetThe Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Fernando Abad from Washington on Monday and sent Class A outfielder John Wooten to the Nationals.Upvote Share Tweet
Photos of Leonard Hankerson’s knee surgeryI’ve not yet been invited inside the operating room for an athlete surgery, but thanks to Leonard Hankerson, it sure feels like I have! The injured Redskins receiver continued the trend of getting us closer and closer to the knife-wielding action on his…Upvote Share Tweet
Wall, Aldridge nab weekly top player honorsnba.com Nov 25, 2013The Washington Wizards' John Wall and the Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 18, through Sunday, Nov. 24.Upvote Share Tweet
Gametime Exclusive With The Redskins(AP Image) For those of you who don’t spend every waking hour of your day within the confines of Redskins Park like head coach Mike Shanahan or lead writer Brian Tinsman, here’s a little bit of exclusive access. Sometimes our articles and access to the …Upvote Share Tweet
The New York Knick Facebook page celebrates Amar’e Stoudemire’s 12-point night (Photo)yahoo.com Nov 25, 2013New York Knicks big man Amar’e Stoudmire entered Saturday night’s game against the Washington Wizards shooting 39 percent from the field, averaging just 3.6 points per game in seven contests. Stuck on a minutes restriction, Stoudemire has had a frustrat…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins Vs. 49ers: Experts Pick ‘EmTwo media members were very lonesome this week, but their seclusion was honorable. On both of the million-man panels at ESPN and CBS Sports, only one pundit had the courage to stand up and pick the Redskins for Monday night. Former NFL running back Merr…Upvote Share Tweet
Ted Leonsis’s existential defenseFans and media members have assumed this season to be a crucial tipping point for both of Ted Leonsis’s teams. For the Wizards, it’s playoffs or bust; the core is healthy, the kids are growing up, and the end result has to be a playoff berth. For the Ca…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins field position summary: awfulI happened to be listening to 106.7 The Fan on Monday morning, when my buddy Grant Paulsen came on the air and began talking about Washington’s putrid special teams. Paulsen noted that the Redskins could have the NFL’s worst average starting field posit…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins Gameday: Ten ThoughtsAfter all the losing and the issues that arose last week, it’s imperative the Washington Redskins play well Monday night. Obviously this is no longer about the playoffs, it’s about finishing well and proving that you, indeed, are headed in the right dir…Upvote Share Tweet
Gallery: Redskins 49ers HistoryAP John Riggins deserved a beer. The “Diesel” toted the rock 36 times for 123 yards and two touchdowns and even completed a 36-yard pass against San Francisco in a 1984 NFC Championship game. Afterward, he enjoyed a cold can in the locker room. To see m…Upvote Share Tweet
Collinsworth: Bring Shanahan backTrue fact: As the future of this Redskins coaching staff is debated over the next month or so, 78 percent of Mike Shanahan’s defenders will cite the NFL’s salary cap penalties while arguing that the head coach deserves to be here in 2014. Also, 63 perce…Upvote Share Tweet
Week 12: San Francisco 49ers vs. Washington Redskins highlightsNov 25The San Francisco 49ers dominate on both sides of the ball as they defeat the Washington Redskins 27-6 in Week 12 of NFL action.
49ers Lead Redskins After 3rd QuarterNov 25Tune to ESPN for live action.
49ers Lead Redskins After 1st QuarterNov 25Tune to ESPN for live action.
49ers Lead Redskins At The HalfNov 25Tune to ESPN for live action.
Gutierrez: LeBron leaves D-Wade head over heelsNov 25With one week in the books, J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez discuss what storylines are fake, and which ones are real.
Minnesota Timberwolves, Sacramento Kings talk Derrick Williams tradeNov 25The Minnesota Timberwolves are in advanced discussions on a trade that would swap forward Derrick Williams for Sacramento's Luc Mbah a Moute, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
Derrick Rose may never be the same and the Chicago Bulls must compensate i…Nov 25Derrick Rose may never be the same and the Chicago Bulls must compensate in order to again contend in the future.
Life’s BouncesNov 25Well, if you went to bed at halftime, when Denver led New England 24-0, you missed: • The Patriots scoring 31 points in a row. • Tom Brady throwing three touchdown passes into the teeth of a 22-mph wind in the third quarter. • Peyton Manning driving the…