Hog Heaven’s barely in time prediction of Redskins at Browns. Win.

  Deep down, we all expected that Kirk Cousins would start for the Washington Redskins against the Cleveland Browns today. Deep down, most of us wondered if a win against the Browns today was worth the risk to Robert Griffin's knee, which means risking the next five seasons of football success. Cousin's start is both […]

Could Tom Compton be the Redskins other 6th-round steal of the Draft?

  The Redskins promoted sixth round draft pick Tom Compton from the practice squad to the 53-man roster yesterday. After several 'Gumby' hits on RG3 this year, many of us wondered how the Tom Compton project was going. The Redskins have been fortunate this year with their offensive line as far the injury bug goes.  […]

The feared Redskins defense is sneaky good, now here comes the Ravens

  Just when Hog Heaven is ready to say nice things about the Washington Redskins defense, Michael Lombardi goes and writes my story for me. Robert Griffin III and the Redskins are getting a big boost from the defense says Lombardi in a story up today on "Yards allowed are not a true indication […]

In win over Giants, the Redskins learn to be clutch

Robert Griffin III came back from the BYE dedicated to becoming a better player. How was that possible, we all thought? There are lists of other Redskins players who had to get better before we got to RGIII. Now we know what Griffin meant. Better wasn't good enough. Perfection is his goal. He's infectious. He […]

Why the Redskins will beat the Giants on Monday Night Football

  If it's true that the best defense is a strong offense, then how good must the Washington Redskins D be to beat the Giants? Better than they were the last time they met. Our defense effectively separated Eli Manning from his wide receivers for 58:47 of game time. Then the inexplicable, inexcusable breakdown that […]

Sean Taylor, today was the day….

Sean Michael Maurice Taylor, April 1, 1983 – November 27, 2007   Tweets make it clear that, 5 years after his death, Sean Taylor hit a nerve for a generation of Redskins fans. — Anthony Brown (@SkinsHogHeaven)

The Redskins surefire path to the playoffs — just win the next game.

What's the point of having our local heroes in the playoff hunt if not to engage in what-if games? Washington Redskins fans and sports writers alike are figuring the team's path to the division. The idea seemed oh so improbable after the inexcusable loss to the Panthers.   Now that the Redskins beat two beatable […]

10 Cool thoughts about the Washington Redskins over the Dallas Cowboys

  Thanksgiving dinner included turkey with stuffing, ham, mashed potatoes & gravy, green beans, wine, pies and a Redskins can of whupass on the Dallas Cowboys. Heavenly. Here are 10 Redskins Hog Heaven observations about the team on the day after dinner.   1. The Redskins confirmed their identity as a big play, turnover team. […]


The Navy needs your help on Thanksgiving

When I gave up my Redskins season tickets, I transferred some of those dollars on Navy games in nearby Annapolis. I must say, the Midshipmen do it up right. The Navy ticket office send me these appeals to send a Midshipman or enlisted person to a Bowl game. I usually help a little, this time […]

Happy Hog Heaven Thanksgiving

It's not what's on the table that makes Thanksgiving great. It's who's sitting there. Whatever you do, where ever you go, whom ever you are with, may you have a Happy and Safe Thanksgiving. HTTR

Bad news, Redskins fans, Brandon Meriweather OUT

News that Brandon Meriweather tore his ACL in yesterday's Eagles game burst the bubble of good feelings at the win over the Eagles. Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan says Meriweather will be lost for the season. Man! I promise that I'll be back next yr better then ever.Hard work pays off. God had something different […]