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About psoady

I'm a thirty-something trainee journalist and word-smith. I have a passion for live music and music festivals in particular. I am an avid fan of the NFL and the New England Patriots. I am a keen reader, particularly of fiction and I have an interest in video production and editing.

Redskins @ Broncos: Preview

London Fletcher will make a record 246th consecutive start in the NFL Sunday night as the Washington Redskins visit Denver’s Mile High stadium. Fletcher though, won’t have the toughest job of the night on Sunday, that job belongs to Washington’s … Continue reading

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Redskins @ Raiders: Preview

The Washington Redskins are 0-3 for the first time since 2001 and will be hoping to buck their recent run of defeats tonight against the Oakland Raiders today. Oakland is 2-1 in the AFC West at this point, having been … Continue reading

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Eagles @ Redskins: Preview

The Washington Redskins take on their NFC East rivals the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday Night Football at FedEx Field. Last year, Washington, led by rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III stunned the league and won the NFC East, along the way … Continue reading

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Redskins 2013: The Rookies

This year’s rookie class is unlikely to be as exciting as last year’s RG III led group; though the rookies of 2013 will be aiming to become an integral part of coach Shanahan’s legacy. While last year’s draft was all … Continue reading

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Patriots 2013: The Rookies

The Patriots 2012 draft was all about moving up to stock up on defensive studs. Bill Belichick broke with his tradition of stocking up on draft picks, moving up to take both Chandler Jones and Dont’a Hightower. This year’s draft … Continue reading

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Mock draft, what would you do?

2013 Outside the Pocket mock draft #1 Chiefs – Luke Joeckel – OT – Texas A&M This could quite easily be Eric Fisher, but I believe Joeckel’s big school pedigree sees him being taken over the slightly more athletic Fisher. … Continue reading

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Patriots offseason moves 2013: Defense – free agency tracker

The Patriots have made a number of moves defensively so far this offseason. One of the most important was retaining Aqib Talib for another season. While not placing the franchise tag on Talib they saved themselves $5.6m for the season. … Continue reading

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Patriots offseason moves 2013: offense – free agency tracker

It has been an interesting offseason for Patriots fans so far, as far as free agency goes. In this post I will look at the offensive moves. First, we had the news that New England had not retained the services … Continue reading

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Patriots offseason moves: signings and releases

This offseason the Patriots have plenty of work to do, with contracts that need renegotiating and assessments to be done on players that just aren’t good enough. Free Agency and the draft also need close inspection. Offense may not be … Continue reading

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Why the Patriots should let Wes Welker go.

At the risk of alienating some of my fellow Patriots fans I’m going to come out and say it, I don’t think the Patriots should spend a bucket load of money on keeping Wes Welker. There, I’ve said it. I … Continue reading

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