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Redskins take steps to improve FedEx Field

Redskins take steps to improve FedEx Field Updated Apr 23, 2013
The bad news is that the Redskins won’t be replacing the playing surface at FedEx Field with FieldTurf or some other synthetic option. The good news is that they’ll take meaningful steps to improve it. ESPN 980 reports, via, that the
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  • Donovan McNabb on the read option

    Donovan McNabb on the read option Apr 23, 2013
    If you’re like most Redskins fans, the list of people you’d rather hear discuss the read-option offense than Donovan McNabb would probably include Troy Aikman, Albert Haynesworth, Pierre McGuire, James Carville, Drake LaRoche, Anita Bonds, Patrick Mar
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  • How the Redskins can sign their draft picks

    How the Redskins can sign their draft picks

    The Washington Redskins have managed, with a couple of exceptions, to hold together the roster of the team that went 10-6 last season and won the NFC East. They have done so in spite of $18 million worth of salary-cap penalties left over from last year'…
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  • Redskins NFL’s fifth-worst drafting team, says ESPN the Magazin…

    Redskins NFL’s fifth-worst drafting team, says ESPN the Magazine Apr 23, 2013
    Yes, we all know the Redskins haven’t built through the draft for, oh, 20 or so years. Yes, there are now new men running the show, and the 2012 draft class has shown signs of being historically transformative. But we … Continue reading →
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Trying to get inside the mind of draft's quietest top-10 team;…

    Apr 23
    Is it just me? Are the Arizona Cardinals in the witness protection program for this draft? The Cards, with the seventh pick, seem positively under the radar like no other team in the top 10. I had the chance the other day to look into their feelings abo…
  • Don Banks: 2013 Wes Welker Watch List: Potential impact undrafted free age…

    Apr 23
    It has been called the year of the no-name draft in the NFL, and is said to be devoid of true star power after 2012's high-profile, quarterback-rich proceedings. Maybe. But it's all relative.
  • You Realize How Badly the T-Wolves Screwed Up the 2009 Draft, Right?

    Apr 23
    We interrupt Part 2 of the NBA Trade Value column to explain the travesty known as the 2009 NBA draft. That night, Minnesota drafted two of our top-30...
  • The 13th-annual ranking of the NBA's top-50 players, Part 2

    Apr 23
    Welcome back to Bill Simmons's annual ranking of the NBA's top 50 most valuable assets.