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happy holidays fellow homers

happy holidays fellow homers

homermcfanboy.com Updated Dec 24, 2012
Lets be honest - if you’re a fan of the Washington Redskins, then you have plenty of reason to give thanks during this holiday season. For starters your favorite football franchise matters again for the first time since Vietnam.* *Okay, maybe they’v
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  • Vick: “There’s tremendous upside” to starting

    Vick: “There’s tremendous upside” to starting

    Nick Foles‘ broken hand means Michael Vick is going to be back in the starting lineup one more time for the Eagles in Week 17. Vick was at a charity event Monday when he found out that he would go from not dressing against the Redskins to starting again
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  • Garrett: Ware will push through injuries to play this week

    Garrett: Ware will push through injuries to play this week

    profootballtalk.com Dec 24, 2012
    DeMarcus Ware was already hurting, and it only got worse. But Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Monday he expects his star pass-rusher to play Sunday in the loser-leaves-town game against the Redskins. Ware, who was already battling other problems, misse…
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  • Redskins Recap Week 16: A Win Over the Eagles Sets Up All or No…

    Redskins Recap Week 16: A Win Over the Eagles Sets Up All or Nothing vs Dallas

    redskinsgab.com Dec 24, 2012
    By Troy Jefferson It wasn’t the Washington Redskins best performance but it got the job done. The Redskins (9-6) are a win away from taking the division after defeating the Philadelphia Eagles (4-11) 27-20. The game got off to a bad start as the Eagles
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  • Vote Griffin III For Rookie Of The Week

    Vote Griffin III For Rookie Of The Week

    redskins.com Dec 24, 2012
    The weekly NFL rookie award that has seen nine Redskins winners in the first 15 weeks of the 2012 season has, yet, another Washington player among its candidates for Week 16”²s games. Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III today was named a nominee for…
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  • Getting Sick Nothing New For Fletcher

    Getting Sick Nothing New For Fletcher

    redskins.com Dec 24, 2012
    (Photo by Brian Murphy // ExtremeSkins.com) If you were watching the FOX telecast of Sunday’s Redskins-Eagles game, then you might’ve seen their cameras catching Redskins linebacker London Fletcher tossing his cookies on the sideline. Whether the foot
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  • ExtremeSkins Gallery: Redskins-Eagles

    ExtremeSkins Gallery: Redskins-Eagles

    redskins.com Dec 24, 2012
    Your eye on the Redskins sidelines was there with his camera ready to go in Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles. ExtremeSkins.com‘s Brian Murphy was patrolling the sidelines and got several great shots of the game that you can’t find elsew
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  • Week 17 Redskins vs. Cowboys matchup moved to primetime slot

    Week 17 Redskins vs. Cowboys matchup moved to primetime slot

    redskinsgab.com Dec 24, 2012
    The NFL announced yesterday that the Week 17 matchup between the Redskins vs. Cowboys will be moved to the primetime slot of 8:20pm, and will be broadcasted accordingly on national TV on NBC. The league originally had slated a matchup between the Green …
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  • Breakfast links: Redskins-Cowboys for it all

    Breakfast links: Redskins-Cowboys for it all

    ESPN.com Dec 24, 2012
    One week to go in the NFC East, and for the second year in a row we will have a Week 17 division title game. Sunday's game between the Redskins and the Cowboys at FedEx Field will determine the 2012 NFC East champion, The Redskins can still get in as a …
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  • NFL morning after: Don’t overlook the Packers

    NFL morning after: Don’t overlook the Packers

    profootballtalk.com Dec 24, 2012
    With 11 NFL games played simultaneously early Sunday afternoon, there were half a dozen big ones with playoff implications. The Vikings pounded the Texans. The Bengals snatched the final AFC playoff spot away from the Steelers. The Redskins held on to b…
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  • Snap Decisions: Falcons aren’t NFC favorites

    Snap Decisions: Falcons aren’t NFC favorites

    yahoo.com Dec 24, 2012
    In 6 in :60, Rodney Harrison says that he believes the Redskins will win the NFC East. He says the Cowboys don’t have the confidence to get the job done in Washington. He says that there isn’t just one person to blame for the Steelers’ disappointing
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  • Tony Dungy’s Playbook: Who will win NFC East?

    Tony Dungy’s Playbook: Who will win NFC East?

    yahoo.com Dec 24, 2012
    In the latest edition of Tony Dungy’s Playbook, Dungy says that he thinks the Cowboys will win. While the Redskins have gotten Robert Griffin III back after his knee injury, Dungy thinks the Tony Romo-Dez Bryant connection is what can put Dallas over th
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  • Video - Who Deserves Rookie Of The Year? 07:53

    Who Deserves Rookie Of The Year?

    Dec 24
    "First Take" debates who is the most deserving of the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year.
  • Video - Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III uses arm to shred Eagles' defense 01:17

    Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III uses arm to shred Eagles' defense

    Dec 24
    Akbar Gbajabiamila dissects how Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III used his arm to dismantle the Philadelphia Eagles despite being banged up.
  • Video - GameDay: Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles highlights 02:43

    GameDay: Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles highlights

    Dec 24
    Catch the highlights from Philadelphia as the Washington Redskins win a tough NFC East battle against the Eagles in Week 16.

Sports Columnists

  • Clayton mailbag: Coaching changes are coming

    Dec 24
    While many are in the spirit of the holiday season, numerous coaches can't enjoy it because they're on the hot seat, writes John Clayton.