Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman Continues To Enhance Villainous Status

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Whether it’s intentional or not, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (above, middle) makes it hard for many NFL fans outside of Seattle to root for a Seahawks’ victory in Super Bowl XLVIII. First, there was his less than gracious postgame interview after Seattle’s 23-17 victory over […]

Super Bowl XLVIII: Seattle Seahawks’ Stars Will Need Additional Help To Emerge Victorious

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On paper, the Seattle Seahawks are facing insurmountable odds against the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII. I don’t need to extol the exploits of Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning as that’s been done enough. Denver wide receiver Wes Welker and […]

Richard Sherman Is a Breath of Fresh Air

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Not many NFL fans are familiar with Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. He plays in Seattle, not exactly an enormous media market in comparison to cities like New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston and Philadelphia. I can also factor in that […]

Washington Redskins Look To Rebuild Efficiently in 2014

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The Washington Redskins won’t have the dark cloud of salary cap circumvention sanctions hanging over their heads in 2014. They may have as much as $43 million to spend on free agents, after having a combined $36 million in free-agency dollars taken away […]

The Washington Redskins’ New Coaching Hire Brings Intrigue

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Just when I thought I had the Washington Redskins figured out, they buck their own “conventional” wisdom. Their head coaching search has come to an end, as they signed a coach that has a big name in NFL circles. On Thursday, the Redskins hired Gruden […]

Washington Redskins Need Defensive-Minded Head Coach

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Now that the Mike Shanahan era is over, the Washington Redskins need to take some time to find their next head coach. I suggested that the Redskins consider Lovie Smith to become their next coach because of his defensive background. […]

Robert Griffin III: From Penthouse To Outhouse

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2013 was supposed to mark the triumphant return of Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III from his torn right ACL injury. Despite missing the entire 2013 preseason, RG3 was expected to step right in and assume the form that made […]

Washington Redskins’ Pierre Garcon Was A Great Free Agency Find

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The Washington Redskins have suffered through a miserable 3-13 season in 2013 filled with incompetent play in all aspects. When the highlight of your season is a controversy regarding the nickname “Redskins,” which many find to be offensive towards Native Americans, it’s […]

Robert Griffin III Is Not A Coach Killer

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The ouster of Mike Shanahan as the Washington Redskins’ head coach will be seen as a power struggle between Shanahan and quarterback Robert Griffin III. The Redskins finished with an awful 3-13 record in 2013 after finishing 10-6 the previous season. […]

Washington Redskins’ Offensive Line Needs Complete Overhaul

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The Washington Redskins are a team that doesn’t do many things well. In fact, their 3-9 record in 2013 suggests that they’re not even functional doing anything. I’ll take that back. One thing the Redskins can do is run the football. They lead the NFL in rushing […]

Washington Redskins Are Fools Gold Instead Of Super Bowl Contenders

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Washington Redskins‘ fans have to face the facts that last season’s playoff team was more of an aberration than the standard. Even the most diehard fan has to come to the realization that the 2013 Washington Redskins are nothing more than […]

Washington Redskins Should Consider Lovie Smith As Head Coach

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The tenure of Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan has been an abject failure. This is evidenced by his 24-35 record during his current head coaching stint which began before the 2010 NFL season. I don’t want to hear excuses about his […]