Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/6/12
Bill Murray should purchase the Washington Redskins.One of Murray's classic films, "Groundhog Day", has some painfully real similarities to the Washington Redskins. His character Phil found himself stuck in an endless time loop, repeating the same things over and over, trying to do something, ANYTHING differently each time in an effort to break free of the loop and move on to February 3.Unfortunately for Redskins owner Dan Snyder, he is Phil.Since Snyder purchased the team in 1999, the Redskins have been to the playoffs three times. In 1999, they won the NFC East. In 2005, the Skins came close to another division title, but those pesky New York Giants had to go and win their season finale.Their third playoff season, 2007, was darkened greatly by the tragic murder of their bright, budding superstar, Sean Taylor. It took a five game win streak at the end of the season to finish 9-7 and sneak in as the NFC's sixth playoff seed.In the ten non-playoff seasons, Washington played just well...
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