Will the Washington Redskins dismal 2011 defense be improved? And how will they do with rookie QB RG3 (Robert Griffin III, shown here at training camp) at the helm? A lot of that was answered in a big way with their week 1 win over New Orleans Saints, but what better way to watch the Week 2 drama unfold than on Central Virginia’s largest movie screen? The Paramount Theater on the Downtown Mall will be broadcasting the game against the St. Louis Rams. What’s more, they’ll have the bar open and Big Jim’s BBQ will be serving up tailgate style food and beverages, and raffle prizes will be awarded.
>I love this idea from new Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter. He created a position on his staff that carries the title of assistant wide receivers coach/game management. The person filling the spot, Andrew Weidinger, will spend game dayshelping Koetter with utilizing the clock and timeouts, replay challenges, and other detail oriented aspects of the game operation while the head coach is otherwise occupied..
“Really, it is remarkable that they keep going back, and they maintain the focus and dedication necessary to do it,” the former Buffalo Bills coach said. “It just becomes, quote, old hat. It’s just almost unfathomable what they’ve accomplished. Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood) will host its 23rd annual auction benefiting the Ann Storck Center. There will be food prepared by local chefs, a silent auction, a live auction, and a live performance by Mario Fazzini and band. Tickets cost $150.
“,”US player Kealia Ohai (R 7) celebrates her goal with teammate Samantha Mewis (L) during their under 20 women World Cup semi final football match against Nigeria at the National Stadium in Tokyo on September 4, 2012. The US won the match 2 0. AFP PHOTO / KAZUHIRO NOGI (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/GettyImages)”,”US player Kealia Ohai (C) celebrates her goal with teammates during their under 20 women World Cup semi final football match against Nigeria at the National Stadium in Tokyo on September 4, 2012.
The Bears will need to bring in play making receivers. But with the presence of Trubisky, Howard and running back Tarik Cohen and a promising defence led by end Akiem Hicks, tackle Eddie Goldman and linebacker Leonard Floyd, Pace insisted the team is in a better spot than it was three years ago. He also feels more comfortable in his position..
The touchdown stood and so did thousands of green clad Eagles fans who weren’t going to mind the frigid conditions outside US Bank Stadium once they headed out to celebrate. But not before a rousing rendition of “Fly Eagles Fly” reverberated throughout the stands once the trophy was presented to Lurie. Later, fans danced along with the “Gonna Fly Now,” the theme from “Rocky,” the city’s best known fictional underdog..