Found August 26, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
After five mostly lackluster seasons in the city of Boston, frustrated pro football club owner George Preston Marshall decided to move his fledgling team, the Redskins, to Washington D.C. Armed with determination and a multi-talented, over-achieving, first round, draft-pick quarterback, Marshall’s team opened their 1937 regular season with high hopes, and a surprising win at [...]

Andrew Luck on the difference between how he and RG3 market themselves

Today at 4 p.m. EST, we’ll see a preseason matchup that pits the first two picks in the 2012 NFL draft against each other for the first time. The Redskins are putting their quarterback RG3 against the Colts’ main man Andrew Luck. It will be the man with sizzle and flash against the guy that just tries to play quarterback. In short, the variances in their style of play could...

Colts' Luck and Redskins' Griffin solid in preseason showdown

The Andrew Luck vs. Robert Griffin III preseason match up didn't really live up to all of its hype. The Washington Redskins left FedEx Field with a 30-17 win over the Indianapolis Colts while quarterback RG3 finished 11-of-17 for 74 yards and one touchdown and Andrew Luck finished 14-of-23 for 151 yards and one touchdown. Both luck and Griffin left after one drive in the...

Clinton Portis raves about Dan Snyder as ‘best owner in sports’

Emotional retirements can do something strange to a man, like convince him that Dan Snyder is actually a good owner. That’s what happened with Clinton Portis on Thursday. The two-time Pro Bowler announced his retirement, and in the process he went somewhere very few people, if any, have gone before: “Best owner in sports, great mentor and friend much respect for MR SNYDER,...

RGIII Vs. Luck: The future of QB in the NFL

The hype leading up to the RGIII Vs. Luck Bowl was one that started heating up back in March and April when everyone pretty much knew that the Indianapolis Colts were going to select Andrew Luck with the number one pick in the 2012 Draft and the Washington Redskins trading and moving up to get [...]

Who has a better fantasy season in 2012, Robert Griffin III or Andrew Luck?

Who has a better fantasy season in 2012, Robert Griffin III or Andrew Luck? Rizzla: I believe RGIII is destined for a better rookie season from a fantasy standpoint as he will likely rush for a few hundred more yards than Luck, who has some wheels of his own. RGIII also has better weapons around him which will help lend a hand to his fantasy success in 2012. I have both pegged for...

Morris bids to share Redskins backfield with RGIII

Robert Griffin III and Alfred Morris are starting to look like a promising backfield combo for the Washington Redskins, one that might still be in place on opening day. Everyone expected Griffin to be there as the No. 2 overall pick. But Morris was sixth-round selection who was a good bet for the practice squad at the start of preseason. Not anymore. Stash the running back from...

Washington Redskins Will Test Indianapolis Colts’ Run Defense

For all the talk about the quarterback matchup between Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III in this week’s preseason showdown between the Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins, the more compelling matchup will be the Redskins’ running game against the Colts new defensive scheme. In the Redskins, the Colts will see a rushing attack from head coach Mike Shanahan that produced...

Robert Griffin Outperformed By Andrew Luck Saturday Night

Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III threw for 74 yards a touchdown Saturday in a 30-17 win over the Colts.Fantasy Spin:Griffin III and his wide receivers couldn't get on the same page on deep throws but at least the 22-year-old didn't throw any interceptions. This preseason, RG3 is 20-for-31 with two touchdowns, no interceptions and 193 passing yards.

Cousins vs. Grossman is the real Washington quarterback controversy

Robert Griffin III delivered a reassuring performance against the Indianapolis Colts in Saturday's preseason game won by the Redskins 30–17. Photo link from Washington Post gallery. We Redskins fans are feeling quite well after watching the Washington Redskins dominate the Indianapolis Colts at FedEx Field. There is a quarterback controversy in Washington. This game exposed...

Griffin, Luck commemorative shirt selling for $35

The top 2 picks of this year's draft square off this afternoon as the Indianapolis Colts travel to Washington to play the Redskins. The big story line in this event is that this will be the first time these two square off in what many expect to become an inter-conference rivalry. Owner superstar Dan Snyder isn't missing out on the opportunity to make some extra dough...

2012 NFL Season Preview: NFC East

With the NFL regular season rapidly approaching, let’s take a look at the intriguing NFC East.  Featuring the reigning Super Bowl champions (Giants), the former “Dream Team” turned “dynasty in the making” (Eagles), the league’s most exciting rookie (Robert Griffin III), and America’s team (you know who that is), this division might just prove to be the wildest in...

Redskins Hog Heaven blog welcomes DC Pro Sports Report to Bloguin Network

It's been in the works for a few weeks now, but I think it's safe to tell it. DC Pro Sports Report is moving to the Bloguin Network, joining The Nats Blog, Wizards Extreme, Rock the Red, and yours truly, Redskins Hog Heaven. DCPSR is the go-to site for mock drafts. By tallying a large number of mock drafts by smart people, um, a large number anyway, DCPSR brings a rational...

NFL undergoes youth movemnet at the quarterback position

The NFL is undergoing an unprecedented youth movement at the quarterback position this year. For the first time since the 1970 merger, five rookie quarterbacks will be starting in week one of the regular season. In addition, six second-year quarterbacks will be starting their sophomore year, making 11 signal callers playing this year with less than two complete years of starting...
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