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      Cowboys versus Redskins - now that just sounds correct.
       
      Hello friends, JimmiJo here along with THE Spaceman Spiff. Space is already on the sidelines, yucking it up with the important people. Me? I'm thinking how grateful I am for the 3-car accident on the beltway...
       
      If you cannot get up for this game, there isn't enough viagra made on earth for you. After all; the Redskins are hosting their eternal rival, the Cowboys. Winner will be sitting on top of the division, with a truckload of bragging rights.
       
      What's not to like?
       
      Well, for starters, everybody and their mom is inactive. Chris Thompson Jamison Crowder, Paul Richardson, Quinton Dunbar; all inactive. What a time to have have your top two receivers out. The chatter here in the press box is Washington should do what they can to bring in receivers - to include making a trade with the Raiders for Amari Cooper.
       
      Then there's the question of which Redskins show up? They could come out and light Dallas up. Or, post an anemic effort to suffer another embarrassing lost. Neither would surprise me.
       
      One this is for sure, the distribution in fans is something like 55-45 Redskins. Already an embarrassment. Until you consider this team has done much to earn the lack of support.
       
      Still, you have offer the finger in the middle to those fans who sold their tickets to Dallas fans. What were you thinking?
       
      Back shortly...
       
      Inactives
       
      The Redskins declared the following players as inactive:
      o   No. 10 WR Paul Richardson Jr.
      o   No. 23 CB Quinton Dunbar
      o   No. 25 RB Chris Thompson
      o   No. 30 S Troy Apke
      o   No. 55 C Casey Dunn
      o   No. 74 T Geron Christian Sr.
      o   No. 80 WR Jamison Crowder
       
      The team held a touching tribute to my friend Rich Tandler, who passed this week.
       
      Follow along in-game on Twitter @Skinscast
       
      Half
       
      Did you hear the one about the team that got chance after chance but couldn't score more than a touchdown?
      That's right; they are tied at 7 at the half and completely anemic in the second half.
       
      "Against the run of play" is a term you hear in soccer all the time. It is applicable here. It means the better team is either tied or trailing.
       
      Whoever said football was fair?
       
      Washington needs to find a way to get hot in the second half. The Dallas Cowboys are infinitely beatable today.
       
      JimmiJo
       
      How do you like them apples?
      The Washington Redskins sent them home happy today. Along the way my ulcer started bleeding, I threw up twice, and peed the chair I was sitting in.
      Up by 10 at the two-minute warning, I did not expect to be hoping for a missed field goal to avoid overtime. But there I was, crossing fingers and toes and noticibly relieved when the ball bounced off the upright to seal the win.
      A lot of things had to go right for the Dallas Cowboys to even have a shot at the end. A lot more things went right for Washington.
      The Redskins held Ezekiel Elliot to just 33-yards rushing. They forced two fumbles by Dak Prescott, one of which went for a Redskins' touchdown, and sacked him a total of four times. 
      Ryan Kerrigan had his best day of the season, sacking Prescott twice, one of which caused the fumble for the score. Preston Smith scored the touchdown off of the fumble. Jonathan Allen and and Ryan Anderson each logged a sack. DJ Swearinger hit Prescott square on the ball to cause the other fumble by Prescott.
      And then there was the offense.
      Adrian Peterson defies time and physics in what he can still do on the football field. His ability to change directions instantly, the speed he still posesses, and his ability to play through multiple injuries is astonishing. He ran for 99-yards on 24-carries with a 4.1 yard per carry average. 
      Kapri Bibbs, the other back; added just 13-yards rushing. But as a receiver he caught 4 passes for 43-yards and the first touchdown of the game.
      Josh Doctson reeled in 3-receptions for 43-yards. Jordan Reed added 43-yards on his two catches. Maurice Harris logged 2 for 22-yards.
      Alex Smith had a adequate outting. He went 14/25 for 178 yards and a touchdown for a quarterback rating of 98.1. He was sacked once.
      His obvious miss of Jeremy Sprinkle running free in the end zone is almost cause for termination. Connect on that throw and the game is much more comfortable at the end. 
      The real stars of this show were the fat guys in the trenches. The offensive line that opened highway lane-wide holes for Peterson to run through, and the defensive line that wreaked such havok all game. 
       
      But we have to thank Dallas as well for things like an illegal snap to back the field goal unit up at the end. The holding call that negated the big gain one play before the sack/fumble/score was huge. They seemed to find ways to beat themselves.
       
      Despite the above, Dallas was right there until last miss that struck the goalpost. The win was entirely too close for comfort.
       
      But now that's it's over, I sure am enjoying the win.
       
      The Redskins sit alone at the top of the division after 6-weeks. They travel to New York next week where they can continue to help themselves with a win.
       
      But just because New York currently resides in the toilet does not mean they intend to roll-over and play dead. Washington will have their hands full if they don't get more production out of the offense.
       
      That's next week though. For now, I am intent on  enjoying an excellent victory. Against the Dallas Cowboys.
       
      What's not to like?
       
      Talk soon!
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7 hours ago, MisterPinstripe said:

It was especially brutal since her only retort was to repeatedly make comments about him being in prison. Roasted!

Ooops looks like the husband didn't think it was funny.

http://sandrarose.com/2018/09/wanda-smiths-husband-pulls-gun-on-katt-williams/#.W572iY5PQHw.facebook

It’s all fun and games until the guns come out. The enragedhusband of V-103 morning show host Wanda Smith pulled a gun on comedian Katt Williams at a comedy show late Saturday night.



The Internet was abuzz on Friday after Williams dragged Smith, co-host of the popular Frank and Wanda Morning show in Atlanta on Friday morning.

The interview went left when Smith defended comedic actress Tiffany Haddish after Williams said Haddish was famous because she slept with white men in Hollywood.

Williams cracked jokes about Smith’s weight, hair, and her cooking skills.

Smith held her own and traded jabs with Williams, but many agreed that Williams took it to a disrespectful level by calling Smith a stereotypical angry Black woman.

V-103’s video of the morning show battle went viral on social media, garnering over 1.2 million views in less than 24 hours.

Smith’s husband, LaMorris Williams (not related to Katt), was apparently still furious 24 hours later.

LaMorris reportedly pulled a gun out on Williams and threatened him at the Atlanta Comedy Theater in Norcross, GA on Saturday night.

LaMorris introduced himself to Williams as Smith’s husband, according to witnesses. Williams was in the club to support fellow comedian Red Grant who performed that night.

LaMorris, who was accompanied by the couple’s sons, didn’t open fire on the comedian, but Gwinnett police responded to the club and took a statement from Williams. LaMorris was gone by the time police arrived.

V-103 is reportedly beefing up security for the Frank & Wanda Morning Show on Monday.

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6 hours ago, AsburySkinsFan said:

 

Being an Orioles fan and having watched more games than I should admit to, I can tell you that blind people probably have more fun watching this team than those of us with sight. 

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Just now, Redskin4ever said:

 

Being an Orioles fan and having watched more games than I should admit to, I can tell you that blind people probably have more fun watching this team than those of us with sight. 

Ok, Mods, we need to be able to choose multiple reactions to posts.

I laughed and then I cried. LOL

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Did he seriously write the he knows blind people are happy to "see" this?  Really?  And braille?  Do the fans get to go and feel up the players so they know who is who?  Stupid.

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1 minute ago, China said:

Did he seriously write the he knows blind people are happy to "see" this?  Really?  And braille?  Do the fans get to go and feel up the players so they know who is who?  Stupid.

Well, I'm almost certain that the responding tweet "happy to see this" was a joke....braille writing on uniforms seems bizarre. I guess it's just a head nod to the blind community...which also seems odd.

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It's a completely ham handed and half assed attempt to score feel-good points with a disabled minority.

if they REALLY cared they would have been telling those people they've been wearing braille all year.

 

Opportunity.. LOST.

 

~Bang

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2 hours ago, SemperFi Skins said:

Pranksters rig a bike so it will be stolen... now thats good stuff LOL

 

>> ... I had my bike stolen when I was in college....I was glad to see these guys face plant...serves them right.

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