Redskins sign Mark Sanchez

Redskins sign Mark Sanchez

The Washington Redskins signed journeyman QB Mark Sanchez to back up Colt McCoy, the former number two who became the starter after Alex Smith was lost for the season with a broken fibula and broken tibia. Sanchez was presumably chosen over other uninspiring candidates because of his ties to various members of the Redskins offensive coaching staff. Offensive Coordinator Matt Cavanaugh was the Jets QB coach from 2009-2012 when Sanchez was the starting QB of…

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Redskins Turkey Day Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down: Week 12

Redskins Turkey Day Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down:  Week 12

The Washington Redskins dropped a short week game to the Dallas Cowboys 31-26.  The Redskins were not vastly outplayed.  They out gained the Cowboys in total yards 505-353 and had the time of possession advantage 33:08 to 26:52.  They tied Dallas in first downs 25-25.  The game was far from lopsided, but the Redskins fell short.  With a short week and an unfriendly schedule, the Redskins fought hard, but were let down by their kicking…

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Redskins Thanksgiving Game Day Post: Redskins at the Cowboys

Redskins Thanksgiving Game Day Post:  Redskins at the Cowboys

Happy Thanksgiving from DC Pro Football Report! And . . . It’s Game Day Join us in our Facebook discussion community for Game Time discussion. If one thing is clear, the scheduling unit to the NFL was not very kind to the Washington Redskins.  The Redskins had a mere 80 hours between their Sunday night hammering of the Green Bay Packers and now face the 9-1 Dallas Cowboys.  The Cowboys are in firm control of…

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