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  1. Game Blog Third Quarter

    Nov 13, 2005, 7:36 PM EDT

    Third Quarter Turnabout. The Redskins finally get an opponent’s fumble (they’ve now recovered three of 17 by the opposition this year). Not only that, they take full, eight-point advantage of it. Sellers with great YAC, albeit only two or three of them, and Portis with a superb effort to reel in Brunell’s pass that was…

  2. Game Blog Second Quarter

    Nov 13, 2005, 6:42 PM EDT

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    Second Quarter Two turnovers now. The Tampa offense would have no life at all except for the CPR the Redskins are giving them. At least that one just cost the Redskins some field position, thanks to Galloway’s drop. With the Bucs jumping that WR screen, they have to pump and go off of it. That…

  3. GameBlog vs. Bucs–Pregame

    Nov 13, 2005, 6:01 PM EDT

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    You can reach me by email at WarpathInsiders@comcast.net Like many NFL teams, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers put out a large book of information for use by the media in preparation for their coverage of each game. The one for this week’s game against the Redskins is about 200 pages of 8.5 X 11 paper, spiral…

  4. Game Blog First Quarter

    Nov 13, 2005, 6:01 PM EDT

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    You can reach me by email at WarpathInsiders@comcast.net First Quarter Certainly not the start that you want on the road. I’m now quite sure how you can say that Joey Galloway was pushed out of bounds when Prioleau was barely making contact with him. Still, the INT was the killer on that one. The good…

  5. GameBlog vs. Bucs–Pregame

    Nov 13, 2005, 2:01 PM EDT

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    You can reach me by email at WarpathInsiders@comcast.net Like many NFL teams, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers put out a large book of information for use by the media in preparation for their coverage of each game. The one for this week’s game against the Redskins is about 200 pages of 8.5 X 11 paper, spiral…

  6. Bold Predictions Redskins vs. Bucs

    Nov 12, 2005, 3:08 AM EDT

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    Bold Predictions Redskins vs BucsThere just isn’t much sizzle here.The first time these two teams met on October 9, 1977, the two teams combined for nine fumbles, eight turnovers and 14 penalties. The Redskins won this excruciatingly boring affair 10-0 and even Billy Kilmer, the winning quarterback complained afterward that the game was dull and…

  7. Bold Predictions Redskins vs. Bucs

    Nov 11, 2005, 11:08 PM EDT

    Bold Predictions Redskins vs Bucs There just isn’t much sizzle here. The first time these two teams met on October 9, 1977, the two teams combined for nine fumbles, eight turnovers and 14 penalties. The Redskins won this excruciatingly boring affair 10-0 and even Billy Kilmer, the winning quarterback complained afterward that the game was…

  8. Redskins at Midseason: State of the Team

    Nov 9, 2005, 4:23 AM EDT

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    At 5-3 at the midway point of the 2005 season, the Redskins aren’t exactly sitting pretty, but they’re not sitting Roseanne Barr either. By virtue of their Week 2 win over Dallas, they would make the playoffs if the season ended today. The season doesn’t end today and that’s a good thing for the Redskins.…

  9. Redskins at Midseason: State of the Team

    Nov 9, 2005, 12:23 AM EDT

    At 5-3 at the midway point of the 2005 season, the Redskins aren’t exactly sitting pretty, but they’re not sitting Roseanne Barr either. By virtue of their Week 2 win over Dallas, they would make the playoffs if the season ended today. The season doesn’t end today and that’s a good thing for the Redskins.…

  10. GameBlog Pregame

    Nov 6, 2005, 4:33 PM EDT

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    In this space earlier this week, I took a bit of a shot at Philadelphia coach Andy Reid for not dealing with the Terrell Owens situation: Apparently, Reid is continuing his laissez-faire approach to Owens and letting TO be TO and did not comment on the comments by Trotter and Kearse. Reid takes the “they’re…

  11. GameBlog Pregame

    Nov 6, 2005, 12:33 PM EDT

    In this space earlier this week, I took a bit of a shot at Philadelphia coach Andy Reid for not dealing with the Terrell Owens situation: Apparently, Reid is continuing his laissez-faire approach to Owens and letting TO be TO and did not comment on the comments by Trotter and Kearse. Reid takes the “they’re…

  12. Can the Eagles Shut Up and Play?

    Nov 4, 2005, 12:45 PM EDT

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    When two teams with identical records meet in a game that marks the midpoint of the NFL season, there is usually a checklist of factors to consider when trying to figure out who is going to win. In the case of this Sunday’s night game between the Redskins and Eagles, that checklist doesn’t tell us…

  13. Can the Eagles Shut Up and Play?

    Nov 4, 2005, 8:45 AM EDT

    When two teams with identical records meet in a game that marks the midpoint of the NFL season, there is usually a checklist of factors to consider when trying to figure out who is going to win. In the case of this Sunday’s night game between the Redskins and Eagles, that checklist doesn’t tell us…

  14. GameBlog–Fourth Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 9:17 PM EDT

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    Fourth Quarter Misdirection: The Redskins haven’t run a single play to try to make the Giants pay for being aggressive. Maybe something has to work for you to base the misdirection off of and nothing has worked for the Redskins all day. Regardless, at some point when the game is still somewhat in doubt it…

  15. GameBlog–Third Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 8:43 PM EDT

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    Third QuarterMicroscopic: Well, I said before the game that they might have to reinvent the quarterback rating system for Mark Brunell after this one. I was right, but in the wrong direction. At halftime his rating sits at a punt 19.3. Ever hear of no place to go but up?Powerless: The Redskins had to know…

  16. GameBlog Second Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 7:46 PM EDT

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    Second Quarter Eventually: The Giants were going to get a touchdown. The offense just has to get something going and they probably will. Still, you have to play under control and not let Barber bust those big runs. They get the pass rush going and then, boom, they’re getting burned on the long run again.…

  17. GameBlog First Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 6:52 PM EDT

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    You can reach me by email at WarpathInsiders@comcast.net First Quarter Rough start: It seemed like the Redskins were the ones that were too charged up on the first play. Sean Taylor took a bad angle and got caught inside on Barber’s long run. Aggression pays off: Sending the Giants backwards after they got a first…

  18. GameBlog Pregame Redskins vs. Giants

    Oct 30, 2005, 5:49 PM EDT

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    Among the push back received here in response to the (Truly) Bold Prediction piece forecasting an easy Redskin win was, not so fast, the Giants “create a lot of turnovers”. On the face of it, that’s true. They lead the NFC with 19 takeaways, getting nine interceptions and 10 fumbles. Let’s take a closer look,…

  19. GameBlog–Fourth Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 5:17 PM EDT

    Fourth Quarter Misdirection: The Redskins haven’t run a single play to try to make the Giants pay for being aggressive. Maybe something has to work for you to base the misdirection off of and nothing has worked for the Redskins all day. Regardless, at some point when the game is still somewhat in doubt it…

  20. GameBlog–Third Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 4:43 PM EDT

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    Third Quarter Microscopic: Well, I said before the game that they might have to reinvent the quarterback rating system for Mark Brunell after this one. I was right, but in the wrong direction. At halftime his rating sits at a punt 19.3. Ever hear of no place to go but up? Powerless: The Redskins had…

  21. GameBlog Second Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 3:46 PM EDT

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    Second Quarter Eventually: The Giants were going to get a touchdown. The offense just has to get something going and they probably will. Still, you have to play under control and not let Barber bust those big runs. They get the pass rush going and then, boom, they’re getting burned on the long run again.…

  22. GameBlog First Quarter

    Oct 30, 2005, 2:52 PM EDT

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    You can reach me by email at WarpathInsiders@comcast.net First Quarter Rough start: It seemed like the Redskins were the ones that were too charged up on the first play. Sean Taylor took a bad angle and got caught inside on Barber’s long run. Aggression pays off: Sending the Giants backwards after they got a first…

  23. GameBlog Pregame Redskins vs. Giants

    Oct 30, 2005, 1:49 PM EDT

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    Among the push back received here in response to the (Truly) Bold Prediction piece forecasting an easy Redskin win was, not so fast, the Giants “create a lot of turnovers”. On the face of it, that’s true. They lead the NFC with 19 takeaways, getting nine interceptions and 10 fumbles. Let’s take a closer look,…

  24. GameBlog Pregame Redskins vs. Giants

    Oct 30, 2005, 1:49 PM EDT

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    Among the push back received here in response to the (Truly) Bold Prediction piece forecasting an easy Redskin win was, not so fast, the Giants “create a lot of turnovers”. On the face of it, that’s true. They lead the NFC with 19 takeaways, getting nine interceptions and 10 fumbles. Let’s take a closer look,…

  25. (Truly) Bold Predictions: Redskins Will Win Big

    Oct 29, 2005, 12:28 AM EDT

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    You can reach me by email at WarpathInsiders@comcast.net I have to apologize for I have misled you, the loyal readers here. Prior to each of the six Redskins games this year, I have written a prediction as to how I thought the upcoming game would go and give my thoughts on what the final score…

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