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Redskins tickets 41% below season average for Sunday’s game vs Titans

Kirk Cousins hasn’t been able to win games in the wake of a Robert Griffin III injury and time is running out for both him and the Washington Redskins. Head coach Jay Gruden has already stated that RG3 will return as the starter once healthy, which leaves Cousins as a lame duck for the next […]

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Ticket prices down 14% For Redskins’ visit to Arizona

The Arizona Cardinals’ magical undefeated ride ended in Week 6 with a loss to the Denver Broncos. In Week 6, they’ll look to get back up, dust themselves off and try to get to 4-1. The hope is quarterback Carson Palmer is back under center after missing three straight games with a nerve issue in […]

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A look at the upcoming Redskins schedule

It was just a little less than two weeks ago that Washington Redskins fans were praising backup quarterback Kirk Cousins and calling for him to be the long-term starter over Robert Griffin III. Oh, the difference time can make. After a dreadful week four showing and an okay performance this past Monday evening against the […]

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The Real Story Behind the Seattle Loss

It’s not that Redskins season is over (it is). It’s not that the Redskins still need to find their identity (they have one – they are a very good, bad team). It’s not that the Offensive Line is the weak link of the team (everyone knows it is). The real story behind the scenes was […]


Kirk Cousins vs. Russell Wilson: College Edition

Before Kirk Cousins dueled Russell Wilson in the NFL (Cousins stepped in for an injured RGIII in that infamous 2012 playoff game), they shared a remarkable duel in the Michigan State – Wisconsin series. I have an academic attachment to both schools and watched these games with great fascination. My rooting interest is more Spartans […]

Redskins season all but over?

Editor’s note: Hog Heaven contributor Scott Hirsch vents his frustration.


Every NFC East team that played today has won, and every one of those teams looked light years better than the Redskins.

The “we have the talent ” quote ends Monday night.



Washington can use some good news before the Seahawks fly in

Hog Heaven hates Giants, no matter what coast they hail from. The Nationals can’t score more than three runs in 27 innings of trying. To make the NLCS, the Nats must win three of three from the baseball Giants. We’ve read this script before. That Thursday night beat down by the football Giants feels as […]

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Redskins special teams: it’s coverage, stupid. Out of the box answers?

Redskins fans are dissatisfied with special teams  ̶  dissatisfied with everything right now. Special teams frustrated fans the most for a very long time. Kickers and returners catch fan’s ire. But, folks, coverage is the devil. Defense is how teams win possession, but special teams is how teams win field position. The Redskins were in […]

Ryan Clark: Redskins have to want it more than the Seahawks

“You’re a 3-13 team last year, you’re a 1-2 team going into the Giants’ game. That’s personal. That’s the way some people in this locker room looked at it. It was a terrible sense of entitlement. I can’t make a man want it. I can’t make a man understand how he’s supposed to work or approach his game. All I can do is approach them all the same, like it’s the last one I play.”

~ Ryan Clark found here.

Antrel Rolle: Kirk Cousins folds under pressure

“It was the pressure up front. When you slow the tape down and you watch how we got after those guys up front, it was phenomenal. … And one thing that our coaches put a point of emphasis on is when this guy doesn’t have pressure, his passer rating is 100-something, but when he has that pressure and he gets pressure in his face, his passing rating went all the way down to like 60-something.”

~ Giants CB Antrel Rolle quote from

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Too early for an autopsy on the Redskins 2014 season?

After a 1-3 start that is starting to look like 1-5 given the Redskins’ schedule, is it time to call it over this year? After a first draft of factors of why it could be over, I had to delete the list because it was 1) too long 2) too obvious and 3) too depressing! The bizarre […]

Tandler: Don’t hurt yourself jumping off the Cousins bandwagon

“A lot of fans and media types are in grave danger of hurting themselves while jumping off of the Kirk Cousins bandwagon. It was a very crowded place to be after the Jaguars and Eagles games. It’s now nearly empty. But just like it was way too early to proclaim Cousins the new savior prior to Thursday night, it’s too early to say that he is hopeless flawed after his five-turnover performance on the Giants. We should have a better idea of what the Redskins have in Cousins in about five or six weeks when Robert Griffin III is ready to return.”

~ Rich Tandler, CSN Washington from Here.