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It's finally game day at Fed Ex Field, and the Redskins are looking for the team's first NFC East crown since 1999. The Redskins tee up against long-time rivals, the Dallas Cowboys for an 8:20 p.m. kickoff.
In the team's 75 years in the nation's capital, covering 18 presidential elections, the Redskins' final home game prior to Election Day has correctly predicted the election's outcome in 17 of the 18 elections.
Pierre Garcon signed to the Redskins in the offseason and was expected to be the team's no. 1 wide receiver heading into the year, but he was hurt on his 88-yard touchdown reception in the Skins' opening day win in New Orleans.
WTOP Redskins beat reporter George Wallace will be here to answer any 'Skins- or Nats-related questions you may have during a live chat at 1 p.m. today.
The 'Skins have stumbled to a 1-2 record and have plenty of questions to answer, including how to keep RGIII from getting hit, what's wrong with a defense that was supposed to be a team strength and the severity of the injury to left tackle Trent Williams.
Who had the Redskins scoring 40 points and totaling 464 yards of offense in the Superdome in the opener?
The Redskins have to say goodbye to 22 players and after Wednesday night's preseason finale, there are some tough decisions that coaches have to make. There will be some surprises on Friday.
The Redskins returned to the practice field Monday in preparation for the Indianapolis Colts and Andrew Luck on Saturday at Fed Ex Field. The team got some good news in the process regarding some injuries. Mike Shanahan said that both MRIs for Brian Orakpo and Brandon Meriweather came back negative. Both players are sore and won't play the remainder of the preseason.
Day seven of Redskins Training Camp is in the books and we're getting closer and closer to a real football game. That comes up next Thursday night in Buffalo.
The Redskins kicked off their 80th anniversary season at the Redskins Park new indoor practice facility on Thursday evening.