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  1. Need to Know: Redskins vs. Titans notes and numbers–A rare game winner for Forbath

    Oct 20, 2014, 5:15 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, October 20, seven days before the Washington Redskins travel to Dallas to play the Cowboys on Monday night football. Numbers and notes from Redskins vs. Titans —Kai Forbath’s 22-yard game-winning field goal was the second game-winner of his career and his first since his overtime…

  2. Need to Know: Five (non-RG3) notes and quotes from Jay Gruden’s press conference

    Sep 16, 2014, 4:30 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, September 16, five days before the Washington Redskins go to Philadelphia to play the Eagles. Redskins Park news and notes Here are five notes and quotes from Jay Gruden’s press conference on Monday (none of them RG3 related): —Brandon Meriweather was back in the building…

  3. Need to Know: Five final thoughts on Redskins-Jaguars

    Sep 14, 2014, 5:15 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, September 14, the day the Washington Redskins open their home season against the Jaguars. Final thoughts on Redskins-Jaguars —Jim Haslett said the Redskins will be OK with five defensive linemen active and so did Jay Gruden. I’m not so sure I believe them, especially when…

  4. Need to Know: Plenty of questions remain for Redskins 21 days from opener

    Aug 17, 2014, 5:00 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, August 17, one day before the Redskins host the Browns on preseason Monday night football. Four downs The Redskins starting lineup seems to be pretty well set but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t some big personnel questions that need to be answered. Here is…

  5. Mailbag: Will Morgan Moses start for the Redskins in 2014?

    Jun 26, 2014, 10:00 AM EST

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    I got so many good questions on Twitter and on the Real Redskins Facebook page that I decided to do a two-parter. Here’s Part One from yesterday, let’s get rolling to the rest of them. @Rich_TandlerCSN what is the most exciting position battle for the #Redskins before the season starts? #RedskinsTalk — ThePorchReport (@ThePorchReport) June…

  6. Need to Know: Retooling the Redskins’ identity and other NFL draft thoughts

    May 13, 2014, 5:12 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, May 13, three days before the Redskins’ hold their rookie minicamp. Nickel coverage Here are five final thoughts on the 2014 NFL Draft (just don’t hold me to the “final” part). —The selection of Trent Murphy was all about leverage in 2015. Rewind to the…

  7. Need to Know: 5 Redskins whose roster spots are in danger after the draft

    May 12, 2014, 5:14 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, May 12, four days before the Redskins’ hold their rookie minicamp. Nickel coverage Here are five Redskins who will be pushed for roster spots because of just completed NFL draft G Adam Gettis—I had Josh LeRibeus on the endangered list already after Mike McGlynn was…

  8. Need to Know: Five Redskins who will be under the most pressure in 2014

    Apr 8, 2014, 4:58 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, April 8, 30 days before the NFL draft. Nickel coverage Here are five Redskins who will be under pressure to perform in 2014: Robert Griffin III—If you need an explanation here, you need to turn in your football fan card. David Amerson—If a second-round pick…

  9. Need to Know: Redskins’ top five areas of need

    Dec 10, 2013, 6:15 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, December 10, five days before the Washington Redskins visit the Atlanta Falcons. Nickel coverage Whether the Redskins have a new coaching staff or not, there are some positions on the field that will be in need of upgrades via free agency or the draft. Here…

  10. Need to Know: Field goal woes for the Redskins

    Nov 23, 2013, 6:54 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, November 23, two days before the Washington Redskins host the San Francisco 49ers. Nickel coverage Five numbers of interest: —The Redskins are on pace to give up 497 points this season (31.1 per game). Only two teams since the merger, the 2008 Detroit Lions (0-16)…

  11. Will special teams doom the Redskins?

    Nov 12, 2013, 10:18 AM EST

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    As anyone who has been even a casual observer of the team this year could tell you, Redskins special teams are not very good. But are they historically bad? One analyst believes they are in the running to be the worst special teams unit ever. Mike Tanier writes about the NFL for Sports on Earth…

  12. Five keys to Redskins-Bears–Can they trust Forbath?

    Oct 18, 2013, 4:25 PM EST

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    Five game keys plus a Bears-Redskins prediction: 1. The Redskins need to be very afraid of kick returner Devin Hester but the numbers suggest that the Bears’ special teams may be slowing him down themselves. Yes, Hester is averaging over 30 yards per return but he hasn’t been impressive in the “what have you done…

  13. Need to Know: The Redskins get back to work

    Oct 7, 2013, 6:07 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, October 7, six days before the Redskins visit the Cowboys on Sunday night. Nickel coverage The Redskins get back to work in Ashburn today with a 1 p.m. practice. Here are five things I’ll be keeping an eye on this week at the team gets…

  14. Need to Know: Redskins’ offense has to find a way

    Sep 22, 2013, 5:43 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, September 22, the day the Redskins play the Lions at FedEx Field. Redskins-Lions final checklist —That the Redskins lost to the Packers was not surprising. That they were non-competitive in the process was. They never trailed by over 18 points at any point in any…

  15. The Week That Was: White could return to Redskins

    Sep 15, 2013, 6:15 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, September 15, the day the Redskins play the Packers at Lambeau Field. That Was the Week That Was —The Redskins did not have a game all of last year without someone showing up on the injury report as questionable or worse. They were a Kai…

  16. Need to Know: Ripple effects if Forbath can’t go

    Sep 14, 2013, 5:39 AM EST

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    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, September 14, one day before the Redskins play the Packers at Lambeau Field. Nickel coverage 1. Packers linebacker Clay Matthews was fined $15,000 for his out of bounds hit on 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick last Sunday. It prompted Kaepernick to deliver one of the better…

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