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NFC East teams show off flaws as NY Giants, Eagles, Cowboys and Redskins all lose on Sunday
nydailynews.com Updated Sep 16, 2013
The disappointment of another loss in the Manning Bowl was evident on Eli’s face after his four-interception meltdown against the Broncos, but it’s never too early to be scoreboard-watching and he managed to find some good news.Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins seek answers after 0-2 startESPN.com Updated Sep 16, 2013ASHBURN, Va. -- The Redskins don’t have the answers, just like they didn’t have them a year ago when they tumbled to 3-6. Just like then, they had one approach: Show up for work Wednesday and try again the following week. That’s about all they can do. T…Upvote Share TweetThe Packers lost rookie running back Eddie Lacy to a concussion during their win over the Redskins when Washington safety Brandon Meriweather delivered a crushing helmet-to-helmet blow to him early in the game. At his Monday press conference, coach Mike…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Sep 16, 2013The Washington Redskins haven't abandoned their offense -- they just haven't attempted more zone read option plays because they keep falling behind by too many points.Upvote Share Tweet(Out of respect for those who are still catching up on the series, I won’t be mentioning any spoilers. But if you know of a support group for people still recovering from last night’s episode, let me know. I’ll bring … Continue reading →Upvote Share TweetAnyone clamoring to see Kirk Cousins at quarterback for the Redskins is going to have to take a page from the book of Tim Tebow’s backers in Jacksonville and stage a rally because the team isn’t making a quarterback change. Shanahan was asked at his Mon…Upvote Share TweetWashington Redskins receiver Josh Morgan panicked when he couldn't reach his mother following the deadly Navy Yard shootings Monday morning. Soon, though, the panic turned to relief as another family member located her. Morgan's mother, LaWanda Ware, is…Upvote Share Tweet
Cheerleaders Point Out Healthy Living Tipsredskins.com Updated Sep 16, 2013Click to view slideshow. Hey Redkins Fans! It’s Lauren and Adrienne and we’re here to welcome you to the start of another wonderful season of Washington Redskins football. As the season is heating up, summer winds down, school is beginning again, and ev…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Redskins talk with Rich Tandlerprofootballtalk.com Updated Sep 16, 2013The second Sunday of the NFL season is in the books, leaving some teams flying high and others wondering when the fun is going to begin. The Redskins find themselves on the latter side of that coin after getting thumped by the Packers in Green Bay on Su…Upvote Share Tweet
photos from the sidelines: week 2homermcfanboy.com Updated Sep 16, 2013The Washington Redskins have not gotten off to a very enjoyable start in 2013. The offense, especially in the first half, has been missing in action. The defense, pretty much every time they take the field, has looked completely overwhelmed and under-pr…Upvote Share Tweet
Ditka: Redskins defense ‘doesn’t even exist’Because Redskins fans love arguing with each other, the fault lines for this week’s debate are already becoming clear. Fan 1 argues that RGIII’s issues — whether health, rust, or self-confidence — are handicapping the Redskins. Fan 2 argues that … Conti…Upvote Share Tweet(AP Image) Yesterday’s bitter loss to the Green Bay Packers was almost a duplicate of the season opening loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, as the Redskins dug themselves a 24-point halftime hole that was too much to overcome in the waning minutes. The Re…Upvote Share Tweet
Reaction To Frustrating Start To Seasonredskins.com Updated Sep 16, 2013(AP Image) The Washington Redskins season has gotten off to a rough start, as they have fallen behind early in each game and haven’t been able to complete comeback attempts before the final whistle blows. As Robert Griffin III admitted yesterday during …Upvote Share Tweet
Where’s the read option?In September of last year, the Redskins dazzled their fans with an exciting offense that was unlike anything we’d seen in years, an offense that moved like lightning, was smoother than Sabra Hummus and that left opposing defenses befuddled. This … Conti…Upvote Share Tweet
Shanahan: Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins will not startSep 16Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan gets captious with a reporter after he asks whether he would consider starting quarterback Kirk Cousins over Robert Griffin III.
Should Redskins Bench RG III?Sep 16Even if the Redskins start 0-3, Ron Jaworski says Washington should not bench QB Robert Griffin III.
GameDay: Washington Redskins vs. Green Bay Packers highlightsSep 16Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers throws for 480 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-20 victory over the Washington Redskins.
12’s the Magic NumberSep 16The Seattle crowd made life difficult on the 49ers, to say the least. - (Elaine Thompson/AP) Thirty years of covering the NFL demands you have perspective after a night like last night. After all, it’s Week 2. Arizona won in Foxboro in Week 2 last year.…