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For the Redskins, is it 1937 all over again?

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 [...]

Chris Cooley: Redskins Great

 Redskins Waive Chris Cooley Today   Over the past 8 years, Chris Cooley has been one of DC’s favorite athletes. Whether it was giving us a look into the life of an NFL player through his blog, inviting anyone to his art gallery for beers and music every first Friday, or genuinely just being an average guy amidst his celebrity status, he was always making himself within arm’s...

Redskins release Chris Cooley

Chris Cooley once said it would be terrible to play for another team just when the Washington Redskins were getting good again. He wanted to be a Redskins player for life. One of the mysteries of the offseason was whether he had a place on the team and on the salary cap. Head coach Mike Shanahan informed Captain Chaos that Fred Davis would start at right end. Cooley wants to be...

Chris Cooley Is Done as a Redskin

Chris Cooley stepped up to the podium this afternoon to announce his release from the Washington Redskins. His departure marks the end of an era in Washington. Not that it was was such a great era, mind you, but Cooley did everything in his power to make it better. He produced on the field as much as he has engaged his fans off of it. Cooley was one of the precious few to have...

Redskins CB says he's been traded to Lions

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- Washington cornerback Kevin Barnes says he's been traded to the Detroit Lions. Barnes said he was informed early Monday afternoon that he was on his way to Detroit. He said he didn't know any other details about the deal. Barnes was a third-round pick by the Redskins in 2009. He's played in 29 games with three starts over three seasons and has three...

4 Reasons Why the Indianapolis Colts Should Add Chris Cooley

The news came out today that the Washington Redskins have released long time and former Pro-Bowl tight end Chris Cooley. I think that Cooley would be an amazing addition to the team, and I’ll detail why here in a moment. One thing that makes any situation like this easier is that the Colts have the first crack at any player placed on waivers thanks to their 2-14 record in 2011...

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...

Report: Redskins sign kicker Cundiff

One day after he appeared to win the Washington Redskins kicking job, Graham Gano is out of work. His replacement is Billy Cundiff, who spent two days unemployed after getting cut by the Baltimore Ravens.
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