A sleepy Sunday in late-July. Basically there’s nothing interesting that is NFL-related to talk about, especially since the Kirk Cousins “will he or won’t he” question has been settled. NFL-related articles this time of year — almost by definition — are fluff and filler.
“Fluff and filler” makes me think of Rich Tandler, who manages to fill column-inches by ‘counting down’ key dates like the start of training camp, the deadline for signing franchise-tagged players, or the first pre-season game.
But Tandler is best known for his lists of 5 things.
Never 4 or 6. Somehow, in Tandler’s universe, everything fits neatly into lists of 5 things.
Here at the 5 o’clock club — of course -- we also love the number 5.
As I was thinking about the 5 o’clock club post for this morning, I realized that Redskins Training Camp in Richmond, Virginia starts 5 days from today (accounting for some time-zone issues between Bangkok and Richmond).
Fresh on the heels of yesterday’s “Sleep-in Saturday” post, in which we added 5 new names to the “Greatest Redskins” list, I thought we should continue the theme of 5.
To celebrate the fluff & filler “five things” list, today, I’d like to invite you to list 5 things that you are looking forward to for training camp, or the 2017 regular season.
If you think something is funny in the comments section, what is the most appropriate phrase to use in your reply?
This poll is closed
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