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Coaches Heat Index – Vikings coach Leslie Frazier leading anoth…

Coaches Heat Index – Vikings coach Leslie Frazier leading another subpar season

yahoo.com Updated Nov 12, 2013
Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier recently picked up a win against the Washington Redskins.Stop yawning.Frazier’s team won, which means Minnesota’s record is now 2-7. That is just one more victory than the Tampa Bay Buccaneers or Jacksonville Jagua…
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  • Tribal heads thank Obama for Redskins talk

    Tribal heads thank Obama for Redskins talk

    ESPN.com Nov 12, 2013
    Native American leaders used a meeting at the White House to thank President Barack Obama for voicing concern about the name of the Washington Redskins football team.
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  • Redskins set for Eagles, Edsall’s job security and Wall vs. Bea…

    Redskins set for Eagles, Edsall’s job security and Wall vs. Beal

    washingtonpost.com Nov 12, 2013
    LaVar Arrington and Dan Steinberg joined Jonathan Forsythe on Post Sports Live to look at the Redskins’ remaining schedule, preview the game against the Eagles, debate Terps coach Randy Edsall’s job security, discuss how to improve the Capitals and comp…
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  • Marv Levy Talks Redskins Coaches

    Marv Levy Talks Redskins Coaches

    redskins.com Nov 12, 2013
    Back in 1970, you didn’t need $2,000 to make Marv Levy say “wow!” In an interview with ESPN 980, Levy talked about the $1,500 raise George Allen used to lure him away from Philadelphia to Los Angeles. Allen became head coach of the Redskins in 1971, and…
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  • Fred Smoot compares Mike Shanahan to a grandma who can’t cook a…

    Fred Smoot compares Mike Shanahan to a grandma who can’t cook anymore

    Fred Smoot has been on Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan's case most of the season in his regular appearances on 106.7 The Fan in D.C. In fact, Smoot thinks Shanahan's time could be up if the Redskins can't win Sunday against the Philadelphia…
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  • Niles Paul and kick returns

    Niles Paul and kick returns

    washingtonpost.com Nov 12, 2013
    When I got in my car Monday afternoon, ESPN 980′s Kevin Sheehan and Chris Russell were agreeing with each other that Niles Paul was the best man for the Redskins’ kick-returning job. Now, granted, he’s been the best man thus far. Paul has averaged 21.4 …
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  • Redskins fan says he was suspended from work for arguing about …

    Redskins fan says he was suspended from work for arguing about the Redskins

    washingtonpost.com Nov 12, 2013
    A reader suggested a few weeks ago that I do an audio roundup of angry Redskins callers to 106.7 The Fan and ESPN 980 on the Monday mornings after tough losses. Kind of therapeutic for everyone, he suggested. So first I ran with the shouting Kel from Su…
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  • Expecting The Unexpected Last 12 Years

    Expecting The Unexpected Last 12 Years

    redskins.com Nov 12, 2013
    (AP Image) If you do not expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail. For the newest generation of Washington Redskins fans, they’ve had to live by this famous Heraclitus quote. No two seasons have produced…
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  • Redskins Honor Military At Ruth’s Chris

    Redskins Honor Military At Ruth’s Chris

    redskins.com Nov 12, 2013
    U.S. Army National Guard Master Sgt. Jeffrey Vogel had one mission. Find linebacker Ryan Kerrigan. At Ruth’s Chris in Arlington, Va., Monday night, Vogel tracked down Kerrigan, shook his hand and forked over a football to be signed. He returned to his L…
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  • Redskins Weekly Stat Ranking Update

    Redskins Weekly Stat Ranking Update

    redskins.com Nov 12, 2013
    (AP Image) Thursday’s loss to the Minnesota Vikings is still one of frustration, disappointment and questioning. How could the Redskins, who dominated nearly every statistical category, come away without a victory? They controlled the time of possession…
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  • Mike Shanahan and history

    Mike Shanahan and history

    washingtonpost.com Nov 12, 2013
    Earlier this year, when the Redskins were in danger of starting 0-4, I glanced at Mike Shanahan’s cumulative record as Redskins coach, compared to the other nine men who have held that job for at least three seasons. The results weren’t flattering. Then…
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  • Redskins leaning on last year’s streak for hope

    Redskins leaning on last year’s streak for hope

    profootballtalk.com Nov 12, 2013
    When the Giants talk about being firmly in the race (and everyone in the NFC East is), it seems more reasonable. But the Redskins, owners of an identical 3-6 record, are leaning on their own recent history as they try to cling to hope for the rest of th…
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  • Video - NFL Nation Buzz: Redskins 00:49

    NFL Nation Buzz: Redskins

    Nov 12
    ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim on the team's upcoming game against the Eagles.

Sports Columnists

  • Clayton's mailbag -- NFL's worst offseason decisions

    Nov 12
    Clayton's mailbag: The Ed Reed signing and the Cowboys' defensive change have turned out to be among the biggest mistakes of the offseason.
  • Don Banks: Colin Kaepernick struggling to keep pace with adjusting defense…

    Nov 12
    It was a year ago right now that Colin Kaepernick exploded on to the scene as a starting quarterback in the NFL, making the game look almost easy with his blend of dynamic playmaking and dual-threat athleticism. The San Francisco 49ers started him ahead…