Answering 5 questions about the Redskins for Stampede Blue
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By Bill-in-Bangkok

Yesterday I posted five questions for Colts fans and the replies I got back from Chris Blystone, a writer for Stampede Blue, the Colts SB Nation site.

I thought I’d take the opportunity today to publish Chris’s five questions and my answers.

Many Colts fans don’t know much about the Washington Redskins. Tell us a little bit about this team. What are their biggest strengths and weaknesses? How do you see them matching up with the Colts?

I’ll be honest with you, I don’t know enough about the Colts to discuss matchups, but I’ll do my best to tell you a bit about the Redskins, which I do know about.

Our glory years in the Super Bowl era lasted from 1980 to 1991 (usually referred to as Gibbs 1.0). I’m assuming you don’t want to hear about the Redskins’ two NFL championships prior to the Super Bowl, though talking about what happened to the franchise from 1999 is painful, for that is the year that we mark as the beginning of “the Dan Snyder era”. Snyder is generally considered by everyone (Redskins fans most of all) to be one of the worst owners in the NFL. We love the team, but his leadership brought us nearly two decades of...

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