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PredictionMachine.com: Redskins good for 8 wins in 2014

Hog Heaven has not released its official projection of Redskins wins for the season, but our “feels like” guesstimate is eight, maybe nine, wins. But then, we thinks the ‘Skins should have won seven games last year even with Kirk Cousins at quarterback. With most sports books projecting an over/under of 7.5 wins, it “feels […]

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Redskins Suprise Cuts #4: The Forbath bloodbath

This story contributed by Scott Hirsch. The preseason game against the Patriots changed a lot of minds on a lot of players. In an impressive Redskins performance, only two players stood out for poor play:  Peyton Thompson and Kai Forbath. Thompson was cut immediately, and Forbath will likely hang on until the last of the […]


The Hog Heaven Summer Reading Guide: Indians, Redskins, Statistics and Lies

Hog Heaven tries to base thoughtful analysis about the Redskins and football on facts not rants. Here is our late summer reading list in the wind down to the season. Two of these books are about the Redskins name controversy rather than actual football. We want our supporting arguments to be based on rational thought […]

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The Power of Pride and Honor: Blackfeet Tribal Member Describes the Power of ‘Redskins’

This story contributed by Robert Rides at the Door, Blackfeet Tribal Member and Full Blooded Redskins Fan. Know Your History “The only good Indian is a Dead Indian…..Kill the Indian, Save the Man.” Over 100 years ago, my ancestors of this country were told, forced and reinforced to be ashamed and forget who they are. […]

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5 Reasons why the Patriots are practicing with the Redskins

Hog Heaven thought it odd that Bill Belichick wanted to practice with the Redskins in the lead-up to their Thursday Night Football game. Don’t get us wrong. We think this is a good idea. But, what’s in it for the Patriots? Here are five reasons why the Pats are messin’ with the ‘Skins: No. 5: […]

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Fact Checking WaPOST’s Fact Checker on ‘RedskinsFacts.com’

Only in Washington and only for the Redskins is a business fighting a public relations onslaught criticized for hiring a p.r. firm to fund a web site to tell its side of the story. The Washington POST’s Fact Checker took aim at RedskinsFacts.com. The site’s very name is an invitation to crawl under the covers […]


Redskins 2014: Get ready for The Year of the Screen

This story contributed by Scott Hirsch. Did you hear that Brandon Meriweather is retiring after his first full year of only clean tackles? His head isn’t into it anymore. Seriously, there are four top things that will make or break this season for the Redskins.  The first is getting lucky on the injury issue (just […]


Chip Kelly opens up on DeSean Jackson, what that means to the Redskins

Finally, an honest football reason why the Eagles cut DeSean Jackson. When I say “honest,” I’m using a figure of speech. I’m not sure that Chip Kelly isn’t snowing us. Redskins fans should pay attention, however. DJax did not open up the Eagles offense for other players, says Kelly. “I think most people played us in single […]