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Redskins Social Media Weekly Spotlight

Redskins Social Media Weekly Spotlight

redskins.com Updated Apr 22, 2013
Welcome to your weekly Redskins Social Media Spotlight, where we highlight the trendy topics and social media campaigns going on this week in Redskins Nation. Check it out and make suggestions below. Players returned to Redskins Park this morning for We…
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  • A new first-round OL name for Cowboys

    A new first-round OL name for Cowboys

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    I spoke with Steve Muench of Scouts Inc., about the NFC East teams and the upcoming NFL draft in this Blogger Blitz video. We talked about all four teams -- even the Redskins, who aren't picking until late in the second round. Steve likes tackle Lane Jo…
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  • Editor’s NFL Mock Draft for 2013

    Editor’s NFL Mock Draft for 2013

    redskinsgab.com Apr 22, 2013
    Like every other football blogger and their football-blogging-on-the-interwebs uncle, it was time to throw out yet another annual mock draft. I’ve been doing this for longer than I care to remember, so why stop this year, even if there is no anticipatio
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  • Career Day with Chris Neild

    Career Day with Chris Neild

    redskins.com Apr 22, 2013
    (Chris Neild at Springwoods Elementary School) Third and Fourth graders at Springwoods Elementary School in Virginia were introduced to many working professionals at their Career Day. They met doctors, accountants, salespeople, but their favorite was me…
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  • Forbath Looking To Repeat 2012”²s Success

    Forbath Looking To Repeat 2012”²s Success

    redskins.com Apr 22, 2013
    (AP Photo) Historically, the Redskins haven’t had a franchise kicker since Chip Lohmiller left town in 1994 and in the middle of the 2012 season signed a little-known kicker from UCLA, Kai Forbath. Forbath, however, booted away any misconception that th
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  • Kirk Cousins: The Boy Band Years

    Kirk Cousins: The Boy Band Years

    redskins.com Apr 22, 2013
    via The Big Ten Network Perhaps the highlight of the Kirk Cousins broadcast debut at the Michigan State spring game was his ‘work’ off the field. Way, way off the field. It turns out that long before Cousins came off the bench to lead comeback victori
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  • On Quentin Jammer and the Redskins

    On Quentin Jammer and the Redskins

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    The Washington Redskins reportedly met Sunday night with veteran cornerback Quentin Jammer, which isn't going to get Redskins fans all that excited after failed pursuits of superior options Aqib Talib and Antoine Winfield earlier this offseason. Jammer …
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  • RG3 On Cowboys Game: ‘It Was Special’

    RG3 On Cowboys Game: ‘It Was Special’

    redskins.com Apr 22, 2013
    At the conclusion of the 2011 season, teams who were at the top of the draft board were looking ahead to the 2012 campaign and explored every means necessary to improve on records that were below .500. The Redskins were one of those teams and held the s…
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  • RGIII Twitter Q&A on Will Ferrell, Redskins uniforms, Britt…

    RGIII Twitter Q&A on Will Ferrell, Redskins uniforms, Brittney Griner

    washingtonpost.com Apr 22, 2013
    In between NBA playoff games Sunday, Robert Griffin III decided to kill some time answering fans’ questions on Twitter. As expected, the answers were pretty tame, which is a shame because some of you asked some really important questions. … Continue r
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  • A McShay mock to kick off the big week

    A McShay mock to kick off the big week

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    Our man Todd McShay has re-worked his latest mock draft to reflect Sunday's Darrelle Revis trade, and there are changes throughout. This is a first-round-only update, so sorry, Redskins fans. We'll catch up with you a little bit later in the day. As for…
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Sports Columnists

  • Seattle Seahawks to extend Kam Chancellor -- source

    Apr 22
    The Seattle Seahawks have reached an agreement with safety Kam Chancellor on a five-year, $35 million contract extension that has $17 million in guarantees, a source said.
  • Kam Chancellor signs contract extension with Seattle Seahawks

    Apr 22
    The Seattle Seahawks have signed star safety Kam Chancellor to a multiyear contract extension.
  • Peter King: Inside how the Revis trade to Tampa Bay finally went down

    Apr 22
    By Sunday morning, the Bucs and Jets had worked out the trade details for Darrelle Revis -- Tampa Bay's first-round pick in this draft and likely a third-rounder next year to New York. The Bucs had a contract done with Revis -- six years, $96 million, n…