Of the four preseason games this one will probably be the most valuable to our starting players and to our coaching staff. I believe we will our starters at least the first half before coaches start “experimenting, trying different packages, and backup players. Hopefully we will see our 2016 Washington Redskins play a penalty-free game dominating the line of scrimmage and scoring points. Also, a top secondary and a powerful front 7 defense is desirable.
Don’t let announcers fool you; pre-season football games are important because our players get to hit someone else besides our own players. Drafted and undrafted rookies and new free agents need an opportunity to show how good they are in game situations. Our coaches need to screen all the 75 players to determine who will make the final cut down to 53.
Although most of the Redskins faithful would love to pay their last respects at the funeral for Zema Williams many are too far away, have to work or otherwise can’t make it. For those who can we have his arrangements below.
Come to think of it, we invite anyone fortunate enough to attend Chief Zee’s funeral to call in to RevT’s next show Tuesday night and share any final thoughts you have with the Redskins nation.
Let’s start out today with a bit of NFL trivia, something that the NFL is aware of but doesn’t act like it. Can you guess what headline Bloomberg Businessweek ran just two seasons ago?
Here it is: “The NFL Is Growing Only Because of Women”
You see, at issue were the many controversy’s surrounding the NFL’s string of image-wrecking missteps, many of which might alienate women, and this important fact: The NFL’s future depends on female fans.
When the 2016 regular season begins, our “backup” quarterback Colt McCoy will be celebrating his 30th birthday. Being a University of Texas ex-student and fan, I have been a Colt McCoy fan for years. Hook’em HORNS.