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Will Jay Gruden be the Next Joe Gibbs?

For over twenty years, Redskins fans have been longing for the leadership, stability and track record of success that their beloved team enjoyed under the leadership of Joe Jackson Gibbs. Since then, fans have endured a struggling franchise under the leadership of too many coaches to mention. None of them had a winning career record [...]

Posted by: AustinSkins on Saturday, August 16th, 2014

Three Redskins Mock Draft Scenarios

One of our members (skinsfan36) have created three draft scenarios.  Scenario #1 has the team staying with each pick.  Scenario #2 has the team trading their 2nd round (#34) pick, and Scenario #3 involves Kirk Cousins.  Below are his draft scenarios:
Scenario 1: The Redskins stay at each pick and do not make any trades.
2nd (34)–OT [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Another Power Play by Mike Shanahan

Here we go.
So Mike plans to sit down with Snyder at the end of the season to discuss returning to the team next season but only if he can run the organization the way he wants to run it.  He also wants to re-affirm that he can play the players he thinks give them the [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Sunday, December 15th, 2013

RGIII Benched For Last 3 Games

So Shanahan made his decision to bench QB Robert Griffin III for the last 3 games to protect him from injury and having him going into the offseason fully healthy.  Kirk Cousins will be starting against the Atlanta Falcons and Rex Grossman will serve as his backup.  RGIII will be deactivated for the last 3 [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Is Mikey Looking For A Way Out?

I’m sure everyone has seen the story from ESPN about how Mike Shanahan considered quitting last season after the season.  Supposedly, he cleaned out his office in advance of the playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks.  All of this is according to a team source.  My question is, is Mike the source?  Is Mike looking [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Sunday, December 8th, 2013