The preseason is finally here and there will be a Redskins football game on tomorrow night! Washington travels north to face the team who fumbled the Super Bowl away, the New England Patriots.
The Redskins will be missing several starters on offense(Trent Williams, Morgan Moses, Chris Thompson, Jamison Crowder), and will have a few more that will be limited if they play at all(Jordan Reed, Josh Doctson). This means a short Redskins debut for QB Alex Smith, and a whole lotta Colt McCoy!
Redskins fans will have to wait a little longer to see 1st round pick Daron Payne on the field, but last year's top pick Johnathan Allen should be out there. Everyone is looking forward to seeing rookie RB Derrius Guice hit the field in the Burgundy and Gold. He has been popular in Washington since before he even got drafted. There will be plenty of future Mason/Brennan stars emerging from the shadows of training camp tomorrow night. Can Not Wait!
Date/Time: Thursday, Aug. 9 | 7:30 p.m. ET
Location: Gillette Stadium (65,878) | Foxborough, Mass.
TELEVISION: NBC4/NBC Sports Washington
Kenny Albert (play-by-play)
Joe Theismann (color)
Clinton Portis (sidelines)
RADIO: Redskins Radio Network
Larry Michael (play-by-play)
Chris Cooley (analysis)
Rick “Doc” Walker (sidelines)
Odds: Redskins +3
Prediction: Redskins 24 - Patriots 20
Enemy Blog: PatsPulpit