Underwhelming Under Center

www.theredskinsblog.com | McNabb, Predictions | 01 16th, 2011  |  Comments Off

Surveying the ruins of another failed storming of the playoff castle, 2010 was not without its high points. Unfortunately, the play under center, which was expected to provide a steadying hand to an otherwise question mark offense, quickly soured from asset to liability. In his first season with the ‘Skins, Donovan McNabb turned in the [...]

NFC East Projections

admin | NFC East, Predictions | 08 27th, 2010  |  Comments Off

Dallas Cowboys (2009: 11-5) The Cowboys will enter the season in familiar fashion, a popular pick as a Super Bowl contender among NFL fans and analysts. Dallas finally ended their post-season slump, defeating the Eagles in the first round of last year’s playoffs, the first such win in their last 6 playoff contests. An already [...]

Manage Your Expectations for McNabb

mrice | McNabb, Players, Predictions | 08 27th, 2010  |  Comments Off

Not to stomp on fellow Redskins’ fans collective birthday cake, but a lot of people in the D.C. area are acting as if the Redskins finally acquired the second coming of Doug Williams, destined to lead the team to Super Bowl glory in his first season with the Skins. To put it as lightly as [...]

Did Skins Pay Cash for Clunkers?

mrice | Players, Predictions | 08 27th, 2010  |  Comments Off

Perhaps lost in the Haynesworth hoopla and the hyped up McNabb-led passing game is the fact that the Washington Redskins have arguably the deepest backfield in the National Football League circa 2005. Okay, so it’s been a few year years since Larry Johnson and Willie Parker struck fear into opposing linebackers, but once upon a [...]