They’re playing the 125th edition of ‘America’s Rivalry’ on national television again on Sunday night, but this chapter of the Redskins versus the Cowboys is lacking a little something.
The debate over the Washington Redskins name will follow the team on the road when it faces the rival Dallas Cowboys.
A grand jury has added a second manslaughter count against former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent in connection with a drunken-driving crash that killed a teammate.
Terrance Williams dropped passes and ran bad routes early in his first training camp with the Dallas Cowboys, but is now starting to take off.
Robert Griffin III is a middle-of-the-park performer through his first four games after major knee surgery.
He had intercepted two passes in his Redskins debut three weeks earlier, but Ken Houston still didn’t feel like he quite belonged in Washington when the archrival Dallas Cowboys came calling at RFK Stadium on Oct. 8, 1973.
If the NFL has borrowed anything from the NBA, it’s the concept that a league generates more revenue when fans can identify with star players. Subsequently, the NFL has created an illusion that the position of quarterback trumps all other positions on the field.
Peyton Manning had to make sure Tony Romo wasn’t the last man with the ball in his hands. Or was it Romo who made sure he wasn’t the last quarterback standing?
What the Redskins have going for them isn’t a suddenly performing defense, an effective ground game. No. It would be the NFC Least which went winless outside of Washington’s win.
NFC East Preview: RG3′s knee in Washington, Chip Kelly’s arrival in Philadelphia and Tony Romo’s contract in Dallas were some of the biggest stories in the NFL during the offseason.