Author Archives: Rajan Nanavati

Predictably Irrational: The Redskins Road To the 2017 Playoffs

By | November 10, 2017

My life as a Redskins fan, for at least the past quarter-of-a-century, is best defined by one quote:

The SemiColumn: 8 Thoughts For Week 8 of the NFL Season

By | October 27, 2017

As of today, there are only four days left in October, which means…

The Redskins Got Ran Over By The Wentz Wagon

By | October 24, 2017

As a Redskins fan, we’ve gotten used to the idea of turning off a football game way earlier than expected when this team plays on Monday Night Football, because we can’t take any more of the humiliation on national television.

How The Redskins Defense Got Its Swag Back

By | October 8, 2017

Like with so many things in the NFL, the stats don’t always tell the story.

Passing The Quarter Pole Of the 2017 NFL Season

By | September 29, 2017

It’s hard to believe that 30 of the 32 NFL teams will have completed a quarter of their season by Tuesday morning.

Washington Redskins vs. Oakland Raiders Preview: A Very Good, But Very Beatable Opponent

By | September 22, 2017

The Washington Redskins should be thanking 8-pound, 6-ounce baby Jesus that they escaped Los Angeles with a win against the Rams last Sunday (even though there was no reason that should’ve ended up being a close game)

Week 2 of the 2017 NFL Season: We Don’t Know What We Know.

By | September 15, 2017

If NFL Week 1 hot takes, Super Bowl proclamations, and panicking football fans were unwelcome relatives, candy, and nuts, then oh what a Christmas we’d have.

Redskins vs. Eagles Recap: The Preseason Is Gone, But The Issues Aren’t.

By | September 11, 2017

Remember when we were all comforting ourselves with ideas like “it’s just the preseason” and “the coaching staff is deliberately keeping things vanilla” and “it’s way too early to hit the panic button?”