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  • Wed., Apr. 23, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Thu., Apr. 24, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Fri., Apr. 25, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Mon., Apr. 28, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Tue., Apr. 29, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Wed., Apr. 30, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Thu., May. 01, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Fri., May. 02, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Mon., May. 05, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Tue., May. 06, 2014 5:30PM - 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

Hall Coaches State House In Losing Effort

Posted by Chris Herting on February 20, 2013 – 12:37 pm

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Hall posing with teammate Chap Petersen

Virginia State Senator L. Louise Lucas and her nephew, Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall, have partnered in the past to help raise money for charity. So it’s no surprise that last Tuesday was no different. Read more »


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Get Your “Reserve” Redskins Wine Now

Posted by Andrew Walker on August 29, 2012 – 6:07 pm

In celebration of the Washington Redskins’ 80th Anniversary, Redskins fans will be able to commemorate the team’s rich history and strong traditions with the launch of a limited release 2011 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.

The limited edition commemorative wine was created by internationally acclaimed winemaker Nick Goldschmidt of Goldschmidt Vineyards and marketing agency Wine by Design to celebrate the Redskins’ milestone year.

The special lot of Alexander Valley California fruit produces wines of rich, concentrated flavors that showcase the true character of the region, the vineyard and the varietal. This Reserve blend cabernet is a combination of fresh fruit and sweet oak, with rich tannins on the finish.

“I’m honored to produce a wine for such a historic occasion,” said winemaker Nick Goldschmidt. “For years, the Alexander Valley has been recognized for its tradition of producing rich Cabernets, so it’s fitting for the Redskins’ to release a wine with a deep heritage equal to their own.”

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80th Bus Tour At Commonwealth Games

Posted by Daniel Zimmet on July 21, 2012 – 1:40 am

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On Friday afternoon, the Redskins 80th Anniversary Bus Tour made one of its final stops, this time at the 23rd Annual Virginia Commonwealth Games.  Nearly 2,000 Redskins fans gathered at the Roanoke Civic Center to meet current and former members of the burgundy and gold.  Sophomore players DeJon Gomes and Aldrick Robinson were joined by Redskins’ greats Ken Harvey, Dexter Manley, Frank Grant and Roy Jefferson aboard the Thank You Bus.

The highlight of the event was hearing from the legends, who expressed their deep gratitude to the fans. Read more »


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80 Years Ago Today: A Franchise Is Born

Posted by Andrew Walker on July 9, 2012 – 11:14 am

(Photo courtesy of the Pro Football Hall Of Fame)

It became official July 9, 1932, with a simple 69-word entry into the minutes of an NFL meeting.

And 80 years later to this day, the Washington Redskins remain one of the most beloved and historic franchises in league history.

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10 For 80: Barry Wilburn

Posted by Andrew Walker on June 28, 2012 – 4:00 pm

Note: The Redskins Blog will be profiling several former players, coaches and team officials eligible to be voted by you, the fans, in this year’s Redskins 80th Anniversary celebration. To vote for Barry Wilburn or your 10 other all-timers to join the already-chosen list of the 70 Greatest Redskins, go to http://www.redskins80th.com/

It’s no wonder former Redskins’ cornerback Barry Wilburn was destined to become an All-Pro, Super Bowl-winning performer.

His mother ran on the same relay team in the Olympics with the legendary Wilma Rudolph.

Wilburn’s father, meanwhile, worked for Josten’s, the company that typically designs Super Bowl rings for the NFL’s champions.

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10 For 80: LaVar Arrington

Posted by Andrew Walker on June 20, 2012 – 12:04 pm

Note: The Redskins Blog will be profiling several former players, coaches and team officials eligible to be voted by you, the fans, in this year’s Redskins 80th Anniversary celebration. To vote for LaVar Arrington or your 10 other all-timers to join the already-chosen list of the 70 Greatest Redskins, go to http://www.redskins80th.com/

He chose to wear No. 56 to pay tribute to Pro Bowl linebackers Lawrence Taylor and Thomas “Hollywood” Henderson.

So selecting that number could bring lofty expectations for any rookie.

Turns out LaVar Arrington didn’t disappoint.

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10 For 80: Darryl Grant

Posted by Andrew Walker on June 19, 2012 – 2:45 pm

Note: The Redskins Blog will be profiling several former players, coaches and team officials eligible to be voted by you, the fans, in this year’s Redskins 80th Anniversary celebration. To vote for Darryl Grant or your 10 other all-timers to join the already-chosen list of the 70 Greatest Redskins, go to http://www.redskins80th.com/

His rumbling, high-stepping interception return for a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys in the 1982 NFC Championship Game did more than thrust Darryl Grant into the national spotlight.

It ignited a solid career for the Redskins’ defensive tackle.

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10 For 80: Sam Baker

Posted by Andrew Walker on May 15, 2012 – 11:12 am

Note: The Redskins Blog will be profiling several former players, coaches and team officials eligible to be voted by you, the fans, in this year’s Redskins 80th Anniversary celebration. To vote for Sam Baker or your 10 other all-timers to join the already-chosen list of the 70 Greatest Redskins, go to http://www.redskins80th.com/

Sam Baker is one of the greatest punters in team history, but it was actually one of his field goals that might be his best moment in a Redskins uniform.

Nicknamed “Sugarfoot,” Baker played five seasons with Washington, entering the league as a 22 year old and then spending three years away from the game before returning for his final four seasons with the team.

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Anniversary Uniforms: 1994 Version

Posted by Andrew Walker on May 14, 2012 – 3:34 pm

When the Redskins take the field this season for two games wearing their 80th Anniversary Uniforms, it actually won’t be the first time a version of that uniform has been worn in recent memory.

The team also wore a version of the same uniforms Sept. 25, 1994, in a home game vs. the Atlanta Falcons at Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, and we’ve dug up photos from that day. Read more »


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10 For 80: Pete Wysocki

Posted by Andrew Walker on May 14, 2012 – 12:27 pm

(Wysocki as a youngster with the Saskatchewan Roughriders)

Note: The Redskins Blog will be profiling several former players, coaches and team officials eligible to be voted by you, the fans, in this year’s Redskins 80th Anniversary celebration. To vote for Pete Wysocki or your 10 other all-timers to join the already-chosen list of the 70 Greatest Redskins, go to http://www.redskins80th.com/

It’s no surprise Pete Wysocki made an art of busting wedges while chasing kickoffs as a member of the Washington Redskins.

After all, the former Redskins outside linebacker and special teams standout was an award-winning painter while studying at Western Michigan University.

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