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Cowboys' Scandrick will have surgery on hand

Cowboys' Scandrick will have surgery on hand

ESPN.com Updated Nov 22, 2012
Cornerback Orlando Scandrick will undergo surgery to repair a broken left hand suffered in the second quarter of the Dallas Cowboys' 38-28 loss to the Washington Redskins on Thursday.
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  • RG3 tosses 4 TDs, lifts Redskins past Cowboys

    RG3 tosses 4 TDs, lifts Redskins past Cowboys

    Robert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns, helping the Washington Redskins beat the Dallas Cowboys 38-31 on Thursday.
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  • Robert Griffin III shines brightly again as Redskins overcome C…

    Robert Griffin III shines brightly again as Redskins overcome Cowboys’ second-half comeback

    yahoo.com Nov 22, 2012
    For the second straight game, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III threw four touchdown passes to four different receivers, allowing his team to put up more than 30 points on an NFC East opponent. Washington's 38-31 Thanksgiving win over t…
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  • After losing their must-win, Redskins on a bit of a roll

    After losing their must-win, Redskins on a bit of a roll

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    The Redskins have now won two straight since their bye week, beating a pair of division foes and looking legitimate again. Thursday’s 38-31 win over the Cowboys wasn’t as easy as it appeared at halftime (when they led 28-3), but their resilience was i
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  • Nice Homecoming: Robert Griffin III made a triumphant return to…

    Nice Homecoming: Robert Griffin III made a triumphant return to Te…

    CNNSI.com Nov 22, 2012
    Robert Griffin III made a triumphant return to Texas, throwing four TD passes as the Redskins beat the Cowboys 38-31, earning their first Thanksgiving Day win since 1973.
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  • #WASvsDAL: Fourth Quarter Conclusions

    #WASvsDAL: Fourth Quarter Conclusions

    redskins.com Nov 22, 2012
    (AP photo) Happy Thanksgiving, Redskins fans. Your team is escaping Cowboys Stadium tonight with a 38-31 win over the rival Dallas Cowboys in a game seen by millions on national TV. It was certainly an interesting fourth quarter here in Jerry Land. The …
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  • Could RG3 be MVP?: The young man, who will not turn 23 until af…

    Could RG3 be MVP?: The young man, who will not turn 23 until after t…

    ESPN.com Nov 22, 2012
    The young man, who will not turn 23 until after the Super Bowl, just threw eight touchdown passes in a span of five days. More importantly, he won two games in those same five days, against division rivals. Robert Griffin III, the quarterback savior for…
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  • Cowboys won’t go away, cut gap to 35-28

    Cowboys won’t go away, cut gap to 35-28

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III finally looked human, and Tony Romo looks like Tony Romo, and the Cowboys are suddenly, amazingly back in this one. Griffin’s first interception gave the Cowboys a chance to get within a score, as they took over d
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  • #WASvsDAL: Third Quarter Thoughts

    #WASvsDAL: Third Quarter Thoughts

    redskins.com Nov 22, 2012
    (AP photo) The Dallas Cowboys got things started in the second half much like they did in the first half: with a field goal. But with the Redskins bringing a 28-3 lead into the second half, field goals weren’t going to get the job done. They did get a h
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  • Stop the presses, RG3 doing amazing things

    Stop the presses, RG3 doing amazing things

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is putting on a clinic, leading his team to a dominant 28-3 halftime lead at Dallas. He’s continuing a run of near-perfect football going back to last week’s thrashing of the Eagles. Over his last six quarters o
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  • #WASvsDAL: Halftime Summations

    #WASvsDAL: Halftime Summations

    redskins.com Nov 22, 2012
    (AP photo) The second quarter of today’s game between the Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys began with a boom: a 68-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Robert Griffin III to wide receiver Aldrick Robinson. It was the third huge passing touchdo
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  • Redskins pouring it on, up 21-3

    Redskins pouring it on, up 21-3

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    The Cowboys are getting embarrassed early, and they’re getting a little chippy. Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins punctuated the indignity of getting taken to the house by a sore-footed Pierre Garcon with a cheap shove through the back of the end zone. Th
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  • RG3, skies open up on Cowboys

    RG3, skies open up on Cowboys

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    As quickly as this game looked dull, Robert Griffin III did the thing he does so well. Griffin’s 68-yard touchdown pass to Aldrick Robinson gave the Redskins a 7-3 lead early in the second quarter, and nearly as soon as he did, the skies opened up and r
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  • #WASvsDAL: First Quarter Recollections

    #WASvsDAL: First Quarter Recollections

    redskins.com Nov 22, 2012
    (AP photo) The big Thanksgiving Day rivalry matchup is underway. The Washington Redskins (4-6) and the Dallas Cowboys (5-5) are playing on national TV with tons on the line in NFC East play. At the end of the first quarter, the Cowboys lead the Redskins…
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  • As good as the early game was, second game as slow

    As good as the early game was, second game as slow

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    With a little luck, you planned your Thanksgiving dinner for about 15 minutes ago. After a frantic back-and-forth first game between the Texans and Lions, the Cowboys and Redskins are the tryptophan coma portion of the day. A scoreless tie at the end of…
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  • Cowboys' Murray (foot) inactive vs. Redskins

    Cowboys' Murray (foot) inactive vs. Redskins

    ESPN.com Nov 22, 2012
    Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray will miss his sixth consecutive game Thursday with a midfoot sprain.
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  • London Fletcher active, streak goes to 235 games

    London Fletcher active, streak goes to 235 games

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    Redskins linebacker London Fletcher is keeping the streak alive. Listed as questionable this week with a left ankle sprain, Fletcher has been activated. That means his consecutive games streak goes to 235. Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon is also up…
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  • Redskins Players Celebrate Thanksgiving

    Redskins Players Celebrate Thanksgiving

    redskins.com Nov 22, 2012
    The Washington Redskins have arrived at the massive Cowboys Stadium for today’s Thanksgiving Day matchup with the Dallas Cowboys. The Redskins players seemed amped and ready to go this morning at the hotel and on the team bus as it unloaded into the loc
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  • marines provide redskins fans a reason to give thanks

    marines provide redskins fans a reason to give thanks

    homermcfanboy.com Nov 22, 2012
    Every once in a while, you stumble across something that makes you stop and truly give thanks for everything you have in life. This beautiful photo of two deployed Marines and their working dog catching some sleep in Afghanistan did just that for me. Vi…
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  • a redskins life: keeping up with ryan kerrigan

    a redskins life: keeping up with ryan kerrigan

    homermcfanboy.com Nov 22, 2012
    [Editor's note: This season, the Washington Redskins have asked me to occasionally write feature stories for the team's official website, Redskins.com. This article is my latest contribution, so please check it out.] Since the day he was drafted by the …
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  • Live in-game chat: Redskins-Cowboys

    Live in-game chat: Redskins-Cowboys

    ESPN.com redskins.com Nov 22, 2012
    Happy Thanksgiving Day, everybody! The Cowboys try to extend their two-game win streak and get back into the hunt in the NFC East against Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins. Fire away with questions. After finishing their pregame Thanksgivin…
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  • The All-22: How the Redskins combine backfield motion and route…

    The All-22: How the Redskins combine backfield motion and route concepts to stretch defenses

    yahoo.com Nov 22, 2012
    Yesterday, we looked at how Mike and Kyle Shanahan turned receiver motion, blocking schemes, and interior route concepts to create a six-yard touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles last Sunday. Here's the second of the four touchdown passes thrown by…
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  • Redskins-Cowboys: Experts Pick ‘Em

    Redskins-Cowboys: Experts Pick ‘Em

    redskins.com Nov 22, 2012
    (AP photo) Last week, more than 85 percent of the NFL experts and analysts below picked the Redskins to be victorious over the Philadelphia Eagles. Boy, were they ever right. The Redskins thrashed the Eagles 31-6, dominating in all aspects of the game. …
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  • Man who tried to extort RG3 gets 18 months

    Man who tried to extort RG3 gets 18 months

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22, 2012
    The former basketball player who tried to extort $1 million from Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will spend the next year and a half behind bars. Per the Associated Press, 26-year-old Richard Hurd was sentenced to 18 months in federal custody.  …
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  • Video - Redskins Burn Cowboys With Deep Ball 01:29

    Redskins Burn Cowboys With Deep Ball

    Nov 22
    Damien Woody breaks down Robert Griffin's performance in the Redskins' 38-31 win over the Cowboys.
  • Video - RG3 Guides Redskins To Big Thanksgiving Day Win 00:48

    RG3 Guides Redskins To Big Thanksgiving Day Win

    Nov 22
    Robert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns to power the Redskins to a 38-31 victory over the Cowboys.
  • Video - Spectacular Homecoming For RG3 00:43

    Spectacular Homecoming For RG3

    Nov 22
    Robert Griffin III talks about the Redskins' poise after pulling out a big win against the Cowboys in Dallas.
  • Video - Week 12: Robert Griffin III highlights 02:12

    Week 12: Robert Griffin III highlights

    Nov 22
    Redskins QB Robert Griffin III wowed America in his Turkey Day debut, throwing for 311 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-31 win over the Cowboys.