Saturday, January 5, 2013
The Washington Redskins face the Seattle Seahawks this weekend in one of four NFL wildcard games.
The Washington Redskins have worked since 2007 to get back to the NFL playoffs — but it's been a heck of a ride. Next stop: Sunday's wildcard game against the Seattle Seahawks. All this hailing to the Redskins should seem familiar. In 2007, the Redskins also made the NFL playoffs as a wildcard team. And, just like this year, that 2007 playoff game was against the Seattle Seahawks. Let's hope the similarities end there, because the Seahawks won the last time around. That game, though was in Seattle. Sunday, the Redskins are at home for the first time in the NFL playoffs since they beat the Detroit Lions in 1999. Can Robert Griffin III — RG3 — pull off another run against the Seahawks like this Oct. 14 performance against the Minnesota …
Monday, December 3, 2012
Redskins player Stephen Bowen will be at a Clarendon door signing autographs Tuesday evening.
Washington Redskins defensive end Stephen Bowen will make an appearance at the AT&T Store in Clarendon Tuesday. He will be taking photos and signing autographs for fans from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the store on 3000 Wilson Blvd., according to a press release from AT&T. Bowen is last year's Ed Block Courage Award recipient.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Let us know your favorite DC sports team.
Take a minute to let us know your favorite DC sports team in our poll. Let us know in the comments if we missed your favorite!
Friday, September 9, 2011
There were signings and cuts, trades and draft picks, but a choice to pass showed a change from the philosophy of the past
In this politically divided town, there is one thing all can agree on - positive vibes are flowing throughout Redskins nation. Whether you look left or right, it’s impossible to miss, especially after years observing the forlorn looks that come from being disillusioned one (or a dozen) too many times. We’re not talking Super Bowl-winning confidence, but several steps-in the-right-direction belief. The potency of the optimism stems from the team’s impressive preseason performance – at least compared to expectations – and key acquisitions, but it started with a decision made five months ago. That’s when the brain trust apparently decided against selecting a quarterback with the 10th overall pick in April’s NFL Draft. Instead they traded down…
Sunday, July 17, 2011
A look at commuter stores and adopting a street.
Looking for someplace fresh on the Internet? Here is Patch's weekly round-up of must-see Web destinations — many of which are geared specifically for Arlington County residents