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Matthew McConaughey loves the Redskins nickname

Matthew McConaughey, whose opinion apparently is relevant to the matter, favors keeping the Washington Redskins nickname and logo. Sure, all right. McConaughey, who hung out at Redskins camp last summer, sat down with GQ for a cover story in the November issue. The conversation turned to fatherhood, which naturally led to a discussion of the NFL team’s name controversy. (Don...
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Flashback Friday: Chris Hanburger

The Washington Redskins picked North Carolina linebacker Chris Hanburger in the 18th round of the 1965 NFL Draft. The All-American started to make his mark late in his rookie season as he began to form a reputation as a player who made big plays. Soon thereafter he assumed the role as the “quarterback” of the [...]
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Rewind: Chris Hanburger

If you were to ask someone who holds the record for the most Pro Bowl appearances by a Washington Redskin, the first players that would come to mind would be ones like Riggins, Monk, or Green. The answer to that question is middle linebacker Chris Hanburger with nine, #55 who patrolled the defensive backfield for
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May 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Alum Ken Barefoot Still A Redskins Fan

  As part of the Redskins Homecoming Ceremonies on Sunday, I got to catch up with former Redskins tight end Ken Barefoot.  Barefoot hails from the hotbed of pro athletes in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia, home to future Redskins Chris Hanburger, Bruce Smith, Shawn Springs and DeAngelo Hall.  He graduated from Virginia Tech and was drafted by his hometown team in the fifth...
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November 08, 2011  |  Discuss

Obligatory Football Post...Part Two

As the NFL season continues to chug's time to, again, break out the obligatory football post.  The Hall has randomly hooked up with Brian Tinsman from the Washington Redskins to bring to you, yes, you...the "Redskins Hall of Very Good".Here's Brian's second installment!The Washington Redskins have gotten a lot of attention from the Pro Football...
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October 25, 2011  |  Discuss

Hanburger Is A Hall Of Fame Finalist

Former Redskins linebacker Chris Hanburger has been named a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame elections to be held on Feb. 5, the day before the Super Bowl. Hanburger is a senior finalist along with Les Richter and they join 15 other nominees including Deion Sanders, Tim Brown, Chris Carter, Jerome Bettis, and Marshall Faulk. I have long been a proponent of getting Hanburger into the
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January 09, 2011  |  Discuss
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