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Dan Snyder Used To Stay In The Owner's Box Until 4 a.m. "P…

Dan Snyder Used To Stay In The Owner's Box Until 4 a.m. "Pounding Drinks" And Stuffing His Face With Fast Food

deadspin.com Updated Oct 3, 2012
ESPN the Magazine has a fun story out today about Dan Snyder and our old friend Dave McKenna. It presents a slightly friendlier portrait of Snyder than you might find on, say, Deadspin-where we've called Snyder a "prick" and a "churlish little shitbag v
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  • Trent Williams played hurt to prove himself

    Trent Williams played hurt to prove himself

    profootballtalk.com Oct 3, 2012
    Perhaps there were times a painful bruised knee would have knocked Redskins left tackle out of a game. But he said Wednesday that he had to prove himself after last year’s drug suspension, and that led him to return. “That’s a driving force behind a
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  • MVP Watch includes two NFC East QBs

    MVP Watch includes two NFC East QBs

    ESPN.com Oct 3, 2012
    Mike Sando's weekly MVP watch is up, and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III make appearances in this week's top 10. Manning comes in at No. 8 after being ranked No. 2 last week. Griffin pops in…
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  • Darrel Young A Fan Of Catching Passes

    Darrel Young A Fan Of Catching Passes

    redskins.com Oct 3, 2012
    (AP photo) Imagine that - a fullback, whose primary job is to open up holes for his running back, enjoys being part of the passing game as well. That’s what Redskins fullback Darrel Young said Wednesday, three days after tying a career-high with 40 re
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  • Have A Free Lunch, Win Redskins Prizes

    Have A Free Lunch, Win Redskins Prizes

    redskins.com Oct 3, 2012
    Who’s in the Washington, D.C., area, wants to have a free lunch and a chance to win free tickets to Sunday’s Redskins-Falcons game at FedExField? Yeah, I thought so. Join the D.C. Lottery and the Washington Redskins alumni and cheerleaders around the
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  • ‘Skins Newbies Make All-NFC East Team

    ‘Skins Newbies Make All-NFC East Team

    redskins.com Oct 3, 2012
    (AP photo) The correlation between a player’s individual performance and winning is clear, but it was made even more obvious today when ESPN.com NFC East blogger Dan Graziano released his latest All-NFC East team. The Redskins had five players on last w
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  • Redskins Historian: ‘Skins Deflate Raiders

    Redskins Historian: ‘Skins Deflate Raiders

    redskins.com Oct 3, 2012
    (AP photo) By Mike Richman The Redskins Historian (Click here for more about the Redskins’ dramatic 1983 win over the Raiders.) When it comes to classics at RFK Stadium, this one easily fit the bill. On Oct. 2, 1983, the Redskins fought back from a 15-p
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  • Morris, RG3 Early Rookies Of The Year

    Morris, RG3 Early Rookies Of The Year

    redskins.com Oct 3, 2012
    (AP photo) We’re a quarter of the way through the 2012 regular season, and here’s your obvious fact of the day: The Redskins have two of the top offensive rookies in the National Football League. Quarterback Robert Griffin III and running back Alfred
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  • robert griffin III has officially arrived

    robert griffin III has officially arrived

    homermcfanboy.com Oct 3, 2012
    (photos by Brian Murphy) Something occurred to me as I was shooting photos on the sidelines during the Washington Redskins game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It happened right around the time Tampa Bay safety Mark Barron tried to go all WWE on quart…
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  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: ATL-WSH 00:55

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: ATL-WSH

    Oct 3
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Falcons-Redskins
  • Video - Theismann Thinks Romo Is Average 04:48

    Theismann Thinks Romo Is Average

    Oct 3
    Joe Theismann talks to Cary Chow about Tony Romo's poor play at quarterback this season.
  • Video - Theismann Doesn't Think Romo Is That Good 06:43

    Theismann Doesn't Think Romo Is That Good

    Oct 3
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss Joe Theismann's comments about Tony Romo.

Sports Columnists

  • Young defensive backs have made their marks

    Oct 3
    At the 2012 draft, wide receivers were the rage, but it's been the rookie DBs who have made a difference, writes John Clayton