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JaMarcus Russell, Who Now Weighs More Than 300 Pounds, Is Think…

JaMarcus Russell, Who Now Weighs More Than 300 Pounds, Is Thinking Comeback

deadspin.com Updated Jan 23, 2013
JaMarcus Russell, the first overall pick of the 2007 draft, pretty much ate and purple drank his way through $31.5 million in guaranteed money. The Raiders cut him loose in May 2010, and he had a couple of failed tryouts with the Redskins and Dolphins l…
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  • The ‘Other’ Redskins Pro Bowl Honoree

    The ‘Other’ Redskins Pro Bowl Honoree

    redskins.com Jan 23, 2013
    Fifty years of tradition. That’s what Tecoya, this year’s Pro Bowl Redskins Cheerleader, represents. Tecoya made the trip to Hawaii this week to dance with the mixed team squad at Aloha Stadium. She was chosen by her peers, voted based on her expertis
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  • DeAngelo Hall has finger surgery

    DeAngelo Hall has finger surgery

    profootballtalk.com Jan 23, 2013
    Cornerback DeAngelo Hall isn’t sure whether he’ll return to the Redskins for another season, but he’ll have a surgically repaired finger either way. Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports that Hall had surgery to repair a fractured right pinkie f
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  • Redskins Linebackers Garnering Attention

    Redskins Linebackers Garnering Attention

    redskins.com Jan 23, 2013
    (AP Photo) On Sunday, linebackers London Fletcher and Ryan Kerrigan were named to the NFC Pro Bowl squad. They join fellow linebacker Lorenzo Alexander, who was selected as the NFC special-teamer, as well as offensive tackle Trent Williams for the annua…
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  • NFC East Championship Dinner

    NFC East Championship Dinner

    redskins.com Jan 23, 2013
    Love the Redskins….love great steak…love great wine? Join Larry Michael, voice of the Redskins and two Redskins legends Mike Bragg and Roy Jefferson for a very special dinner featuring RESERVE the Redskins 80th anniversary commemorative wine. This is
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  • Ravens set TV ratings records in the D.C. market

    Ravens set TV ratings records in the D.C. market

    washingtonpost.com Jan 23, 2013
    This isn’t part of the never-ending debate about whether Redskins fans, or D.C.-area residents, should or should not cheer for the Ravens in the playoffs. This is just some evidence indicating that a great many people in the D.C. market … Continue rea
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  • Four Washington Redskins Nearly Got Catfished

    Four Washington Redskins Nearly Got Catfished

    deadspin.com Jan 23, 2013
    In December, around the same Manti Te'o was supposedly learning he had been the victim of a hoax, the Redskins director of player development Phillip Daniels was uncovering a mystery of his own. Who was Sidney Ackerman, aka @RedRidnH00d, the beautiful w…
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  • Washington Redskins were also targeted by an imposter using a f…

    Washington Redskins were also targeted by an imposter using a fake female identity online

    Maybe Manti Te'o will fit in the NFL better than we all thought. In mid-December, well before it was reported that Te'o was duped in a "catfishing" scheme by a perpetrator who made up a woman named "Lennay Kekua" that Te'o believed t…
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  • Redskins Embody ‘Team, Effort, Tradition.’

    Redskins Embody ‘Team, Effort, Tradition.’

    redskins.com Jan 23, 2013
    On January 5, 2010, head coach Mike Shanahan was formally introduced as the Redskins head coach. From 2010-present, coach Shanahan and the front office have completely revamped the team. There are 60 new faces out of the 70 players currently listed on t…
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