DeAngelo Hall kept things up against Denver, intercepting two passes from Peyton Manning, and of course returning one of those to the house. Hall’s touchdown added him to the history books as the first Redskin defender to score three touchdowns in a season.
Nearly 500 men have coached a National Football League team, but only 10 have won more games than Mike Shanahan’s 177. Of those 10 coaches ahead of Shanahan on the victory list, only the top five spent more seasons in one place than he did in Denver.
A protracted fight over the name and logo of football’s Washington Redskins prompted a request Thursday that Minnesota stadium officials take special steps when the team comes to town next month for a nationally televised game.
Griffin may already be the best dual-threat quarterback to ever play professional football. And that’s not an opinion if you allow the statistics to do the talking.
It has been said the NFL is a league of parity. In picking games this week, the Junkies proved they are no exception. That is unless your name is John ‘Cakes’ Auville.
When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.
As if they didn’t have enough problems after being humiliated on national television during last week’s 31-16 loss at Dallas, Washington’s NFL-worst special teams coverage units now have to deal with Chicago’s record-setting return man Devin Hester on Sunday.
With the Colts and Broncos squaring off this week on Sunday Night Football, some are wondering if Indy, at home with a 4-2 record, can deal the juggernaut Broncos their very first loss of the season. Is this the week Denver falls?
With the seemingly incomparable and record-setting offense set to square off against the monumentally futile Jacksonville Jaguars this week, the line of Denver -28 ties a record for the biggest spread ever set.
Robert Griffin III is a middle-of-the-park performer through his first four games after major knee surgery.