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NFL Videos: 2012 NFL schedule: Luck vs. Griffin
Assuming Andrew Luck goes to the Colts and Robert Griffin III goes to the Redskins, whose 2012 schedule sets them up for more success? Steve Mariucci and Kurt Warner debate and break down their respective team's schedules week by week.

The Redskins Blog | Prime Time Coverage In Play For Redskins
The Redskins will have two nationally televised games, including one Monday Night game, and the first Thanksgiving Day game since 2002.

Five thoughts: Redskins schedule | Washington Examiner

Helu Better Prepared For Year Two

Rick Snider: Redskins must wait to play NFC East foes | Washington Examiner
The schedule released on Tuesday is back-loaded with NFC East games. Five of the last seven involve Dallas, Philadelphia and the New York Giants. It gives expected rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III an opportunity to mature early and then have a chance against divisional opponents over the season's second half.

Predicting the Redskins' season
It's crazy to predict the outcome of the Redskins' 16 games months before they're played but that doesn't stop Rich Tandler from giving it a go.

Welcome home, RG3? Cowboys to host Redskins for annual Thanksgiving Day game | Dallas Cowboys News - Sports News for Dallas, Texas - SportsDayDFW
The last time the two teams met on Thanksgiving was 2002, when Chad Hutchinson quarterbacked the Cowboys to a win and Emmitt Smith played his final game of the Dallas/Washington rivalry.

London and Tanard Return Home
The Washington Redskins have been non-stop of late, in advance of the first day of the off-season conditioning program which starts on Monday. Fr...

April 18, 1980: Nelms Begins Stellar Career in D.C. | Redskin Historian
THIS WEEK IN REDSKINS HISTORY: On April 18, 1980, the Redskins signed a Canadian Football League player who starred during the early Joe Gibbs glory years: kick returner Mike Nelms. In five seasons as a Redskin, Nelms amassed 6,067 punt and kickoff return yards, one of his many team records. Despite average speed for a return man, the 6-1, 190-pounder had the explosiveness to gain big yardage, and the power, finesse and smarts to break tackles. You couldn’t count him down when he was boxed in. And he rarely signaled fair catch, preferring instead to throw his body in with the wolves. He made the Pro Bowl three times and was named to the NFL 1980s All-Decade Team.

Lorenzo Alexander transitioning to inside linebacker - The Insider - The Washington Post
With London Fletcher freshly inked to a new contract and fellow inside linebacker Perry Riley set as the other starter as he enters his third pro season, the Washington Redskins plan to groom Lorenzo Alexander as the primary backup at both positions.

The Redskins Blog | Roy Helu Engaged To Be Wed, Very Soon

The Redskins Blog | ‘Discovery’s’ Flyover From Redskins Park

Redskins at New Orleans in Week One | ProFootballTalk
Future Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III gets a good draw for his NFL debut, facing a New Orleans Saints defense in Week One that will likely be depleted, with multiple starters facing potential suspensions. Blogs " Blog Archive Luck, RG3 likely to face tough schedules "
The Redskins will endure a seven-game stretch in which they face the Steelers, Panthers, Eagles, Cowboys, Ravens, and Giants (twice).

Redskins Predictor '12
Predict the result of every Washington Redskins game for the 2012 season.

The Redskins hit stick at a Caps game - DC Sports Bog - The Washington Post
Redskins captain Lorenzo Alexander almost brought the hit stick inside Verizon Center. Maybe next time he should.

RGIII on the cover of ESPN the Magazine - DC Sports Bog - The Washington Post
When ESPN’s mag wants to preview the NFL draft, they do it with the future Redskins quarterback.

Elfin: With An Overload At DB, Torrence May Bring Something The Others Can’t " CBS DC
With a few familiar faces still around, it was a bit of a homecoming for Leigh Torrence when he reemerged at Redskins Park Monday for the first time in more than 3 years. It will be struggle for him to make this roster, but he brings something unique that should land him on the squad.

Orakpo, Hall can cash in big by pumping iron - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
The Redskins announced via Twitter that 57 players attended the first day of offseason workouts on Monday at the team facility. The didn’t say which players were there but it’s a pretty good bet that Brain Orakpo and DeAngelo Hall were among those in attendance.

Appointment TV: The 10 Best NFL Games of 2012 | Football Nation
If the draft goes according to script, Cam Newton will visit Robert Griffin III in Week 9, in a star-studded meeting of bright young QBs. It's just one of 10 first-reaction contenders for most anticipated games of 2012.

FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: | Who Drew Most Offensive Holding Flags in 2011?

Gap Control: Outside Offense, 2011 |
PFF's Ben Stockwell takes a look at rushing on the edges in 2011.

Random thoughts about the 2012 NFL schedule | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo! Sports
From the blog Random thoughts about the 2012 NFL schedule: Shutdown Corner

Will Smith, Roman Harper 'featured prominently' in bounty case | National Football Post
League continues to investigate matter

2012 NFL Schedule: Ranking The Monday Night Football Games | Football Nation
Time to rank all 17 Monday Night Football games! What games are going to keep you up past your bedtime and which will have you catching Zzzzz's before the half?

32 takes on the 2012 schedule | ProFootballTalk
There's much that can be said about the 2012 schedule. Since we aspire to focus not on any one team but on all 32 of them, I took a careful look at each team's schedule and came up with one observation per team. So here they are. One per team. This way, no one can complain.