There’s something about the Cardinals I just can’t stand, I can’t put my finger on it. Maybe it’s the fact that they used to be in the NFC East, and we played them twice a year. Maybe it’s their whining, annoying quarterback, or their obnoxious kicker, or that silly looking cardinal head on the side of the helmet. Whatever the reason, it certainly feels good to beat them.
I’m excited. I know, I know, it’s early, and we have some tough challenges ahead, but the Redskins are right where they’re supposed to be at this point. The next two will be difficult, no doubt, and coming out of the division games on the road against the Cowboys and Eagles at 2-3 would be a success in my view. We then have a three game stretch of Rams – Browns – Lions, all of whom are struggling. We win those, and we’re back in the hunt for the back stretch.
And by the way, no lucky underwear this week. The ‘help’ (a.k.a. the wife) wasn’t able to get the laundry done in time, so we were living on the edge. No doubt I’ll have those underwear pressed and ready for next week at 4:15 p.m. And without further ado, here’s some of the stuff that came oozing out of my brain on Sunday… Read the rest of this entry »