Week 1: Steelers @ Redskins – Setting The Tone For The Season

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Game 1 of our Skins season will make a statement, whether we like the results or not. A victory will give us something to build on, so that’s what we have to take for granted.

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Wild Card Playoff: Packers at Redskins

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It was the calm before the storm; our Redskins were 2-4 and heading into Game Seven with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, when Coach Jay Gruden called a “Code Red”.

The media had been posting mostly negative articles about our team and ridiculed Gruden’s “Code Red” remark. Little did they know that this team was about to overcome their new team problems as they regained previously injured starters. Together, players and coaches, through rigorous long hours of hard work and film study progressed because they held themselves accountable. Players learned from their mistakes, missed assignments, blown tackles and blocks, penalties, all became valuable learning experiences. Kirk Cousins became obsessed with film study and got better. Veteran leaders behind the scenes became mentors, stressing the pride that comes with winning and letting the younger players know that they didn’t intend to play for a losing team.

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Week 1: Washington Redskins vs Miami Dolphins

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The regular season is finally here – Its for real now. Every game, every point will matter. The Miami Dolphins are likely an improved team this year, and as such pose a new challenge. However, the keys to victory change little from season to season; we need to have faith in our coaching staff’s ability to adjust for each new team we face.

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2015 Redskins Draft: An Exercise In Expert Horse Trading

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If any team should be good at wheeling and dealing with the fresh talent at the start of a new season, the Washington Redskins would – after all, they’ve done it for 83 years straight.

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Hog Alert: Brandon Scherff, New Sheriff in Town

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The words we’ve been waiting to hear:

“The Washington Redskins are on the clock. With the 5th pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Washington Redskins select Brandon Scherff”

With that pick, Bill Callahan will have another good prospect for our Oline to pass-protect our quarterback and run-block for our running backs. Our Oline needed help, mainly at right guard and I believe Brandon Scherff will be our starting right guard when the season opens. Hopefully we will get two more good Oline guys in this draft.

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