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  1. Need to Know: 5 Redskins vs. Eagles questions–A favorable matchup for Kerrigan?

    Sep 17, 2014, 5:17 AM EDT


    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, September 17, four days before the Washington Redskins go to Philadelphia to play the Eagles. Five questions about Redskins vs. Eagles How do they stop Darren Sproles? The Redskins wanted Sproles during the offseason but the Eagles won the bidding and now Washington has to…

  2. Redskins’ Jackson still a topic of discussion around the Eagles

    Jun 20, 2014, 1:25 PM EDT


    Almost three months after the Eagles released him it appears that DeSean Jackson is still living rent free inside the collective heads of his old team. The topic of the talent wide receiver, who signed with the Redskins within days after the Eagles let him go, came up recently when running back LeSean McCoy said…

  3. Need to Know: 5 NFC East draft picks who will get the Redskins’ attention

    May 14, 2014, 5:12 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, May 14, two days before the Redskins’ hold their rookie minicamp. Nickel coverage Here are five NFC East draft picks who should concern the Redskins: WR Odell Beckham, NYG—The Giants lost Hakeem Nicks, who appeared to be in decline, to free agency. They replaced him…

  4. Enemy Intel: Some head scratching around the NFC East after first round

    May 9, 2014, 11:53 AM EDT


    There was some head scratching around the NFC East as the Redskins’ three division rivals made their initial selections in the NFL draft. Many thought that the Giants would look at upgrading their offensive line with the 12th pick of the first round. But when offensive tackle Taylor Lewan went off the board immediately before…

  5. DeSean Jackson’s explosive plays fed the Eagles’ offense last year

    Apr 28, 2014, 11:55 AM EDT


    The Eagles need to face facts; they are going to miss DeSean Jackson. Some interesting numbers crunched by my friend Jimmy Kempski on detail why. The 2013 Eagles were the most explosive offense in the NFL. Although the Broncos scored more touchdowns on offense (71) than the Eagles did (51), Philly scored its TD’s…

  6. Need to Know: The five 2014 Redskins games most worthy of prime time

    Apr 22, 2014, 5:28 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, April 22, 16 days before the NFL draft. Nickel coverage The NFL schedule should be out at some point in the next few days. The Redskins may or may not get the maximum of five prime time games scheduled but if they get the max,…

  7. Jackson hit piece lacking in specifics

    Apr 5, 2014, 9:44 AM EDT


    We’ve been waiting for it and on Friday we got it—a gloves-off bashing of DeSean Jackson emanating from the so-called City of Brotherly Love. A CBS Philly post quotes a number of “sources close to and around” the Eagles in a takedown of Jackson in painting a picture of him as an all-round bad guy…

  8. Redskins get some contract guidance with Monday deals

    Mar 17, 2014, 12:06 PM EDT


    As free agency moves into its next phase prices for players start to drop and the Redskins may have received some guidance from deals given out this morning at two positions of need. On area they are looking is at safety. Nate Allen re-signed with the Eagles for one year. His base will be $2…

  9. Could Orakpo be an Eagles free agent target?

    Feb 18, 2014, 11:55 AM EDT


    There are many Redskins fans who are willing to let Brian Orakpo walk in free agency. I wonder how they would like to see him in Eagles green. The Birds 24/7 Eagles blog asked Brian Baldinger of NFL Network and of various outlets around Philadelphia to name three free agents who would be a good…

  10. Need to Know: Redskins pile up yards but losses mount, too

    Nov 18, 2013, 5:45 AM EDT


    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, November 18, seven days before the Washington Redskins host the San Francosco 49ers. Nickel coverage Five notes from the Redskins 24-16 loss to the Eagles on Sunday: 1. The Redskins were outscored 7-0 in the first quarter, making their cumulative first-quarter deficit for the season…

  11. Redskins-Eagles: Five keys and a prediction

    Nov 15, 2013, 3:25 PM EDT


    Here are my five keys to Sunday’s Redskins-Eagles game plus a prediction: 1. The Redskins need to contain LeSean McCoy. The other four keys here and all of the other keys and matchups and other analysis you’ll see around the web between now and game time will be rendered useless if McCoy runs wild on…

  12. Need to Know: Will the Redskins turn up the pass rush heat?

    Nov 15, 2013, 5:32 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, November 15, two days before the Washington Redskins play the Philadelphia Eagles. Nickel coverage Here from the podium at Redskins Park are five notes and quotes from the head coach and coordinators. 1. When the Redskins were 3-6 last year, Jim Haslett unleashed a variety…

  13. Need to Know: First look at Redskins-Eagles matchup

    Nov 13, 2013, 5:25 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, November 13, four days before the Washington Redskins play the Philadelphia Eagles. Nickel coverage Here are five things you need to know about the Redskins-Eagles matchup: 1. The Eagles would be last in the league in yards allowed if the Dallas Cowboys’ defense wasn’t even… Archives

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