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NFL Week Twelve Preview — Washington at Dallas

NFL Week Twelve Preview — Washington at Dallas

redskinsgab.com Updated Nov 21, 2012
It’s the annual Thanksgiving game in Dallas Thursday, and this time around it’s two old foes in the Redskins and Cowboys doing battle in Big D. The Cowboys escaped after being down 13-0 last week at half to the Browns, and are seeking a third consecut
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  • Rob Ryan’s plan for Robert Griffin III: Hit him hard

    Rob Ryan’s plan for Robert Griffin III: Hit him hard

    Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan has spent the last three days putting together a game plan for Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, and he says it all comes down to playing physical football. Ryan said that when he prepares his defenses to pl…
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  • Dallas might start rookie RB due to injuries

    Dallas might start rookie RB due to injuries

    ESPN.com Nov 21, 2012
    Undrafted rookie Lance Dunbar might be the Dallas Cowboys' starting running back Thursday against the Washington Redskins with DeMarco Murray and Felix Jones listed as doubtful and questionable, respectively, for the game.
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  • Final Word: Redskins-Cowboys

    Final Word: Redskins-Cowboys

    ESPN.com redskins.com Nov 21, 2012
    Three nuggets of knowledge about the Redskins-Cowboys Thanksgiving Day game: The history: The Dallas Cowboys have won five of their past six Thanksgiving Day games, the only loss in that stretch coming against the New Orleans Saints in 2010. This will b…
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  • Man gets 18 months for RG3 extortion attempt

    Man gets 18 months for RG3 extortion attempt

    ESPN.com Nov 21, 2012
    A former Baylor basketball player has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for trying to extort $1 million from Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III.
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  • Felix Jones, Tyron Smith, Jay Ratliff questionable for Cowboys

    Felix Jones, Tyron Smith, Jay Ratliff questionable for Cowboys

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21, 2012
    The news is mixed on the injury front for the Cowboys heading into Thursday’s game against the Redskins. Running back Felix Jones, left tackle Tyron Smith and defensive tackle Jay Ratliff are all listed as questionable. For Smith in particular, that’s
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  • Concussions cause Vick, McCoy to miss practice

    Concussions cause Vick, McCoy to miss practice

    CNNSI.com Nov 21, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy aren't practicing because of concussions and their status for Philadelphia's game against Carolina on Monday night is uncertain.
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  • The All-22: RG3 reaping the benefits of Shanahan’s multi-tiered…

    The All-22: RG3 reaping the benefits of Shanahan’s multi-tiered passing offense

    yahoo.com Nov 21, 2012
    For the second time in his rookie season, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was named the NFL's Offensive Player of the Week after a four-touchdown performance against the Philadelphia Eagles last Sunday. Griffin completed an amazing 14…
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  • Familiar Faces On All-NFC East Team

    Familiar Faces On All-NFC East Team

    redskins.com Nov 21, 2012
    (Photo by Brian Murphy // ExtremeSkins.com) The Redskins mainstays on ESPN.com NFC East blogger Dan Graziano’s weekly All-NFC East Team have, well, stayed. The team has five representatives on this week’s list, just as it did last week. Again, though,
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  • Breakfast links: Cowboys, Redskins cram

    Breakfast links: Cowboys, Redskins cram

    ESPN.com Nov 21, 2012
    I know nobody's thinking about work today. You're thinking about tomorrow, and turkey, and stuffing, and mashed potatoes, and mashed turnips. No? Man, I love those mashed turnips. Anyway, that's tomorrow. We all need to find a way through today, concent…
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  • Video - Rivalry Renewed 00:53

    Rivalry Renewed

    Nov 21
    One of the oldest rivalries in football is renewed on Thanksgiving Day when the Washington Redskins visit the Dallas Cowboys.
  • Video - Redskins-Cowboys: Matchup To Watch 02:10

    Redskins-Cowboys: Matchup To Watch

    Nov 21
    Tedy Bruschi and Jason Taylor give their matchup to watch and prediction for Thursday's NFC East showdown between Washington and Dallas.
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: WSH-DAL 01:01

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: WSH-DAL

    Nov 21
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Redskins-Cowboys
  • Video - Redskins At Cowboys, Who Wins? 06:17

    Redskins At Cowboys, Who Wins?

    Nov 21
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless make their predictions for the Redskins' game against the Cowboys.

Sports Columnists

  • Biggest NFL games of Week 12 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Nov 21
    Recent wild finishes reinforce the necessity of having a quarterback who can thrive in the fourth quarter, John Clayton writes.
  • Clayton mailbag: QB trades lose their luster

    Nov 21
    The Raiders traded two high picks for Carson Palmer. Palmer's struggles are one of the reasons trades involving QBs are risky, writes John Clayton.
  • The Sports Guy's Thanksgiving Football Mailbag

    Nov 21
    Inept coaches, serial killer questions, and, of course, all your Week 12 picks.