• Welcome to the New BGO! We know you will have questions as you become familiar with the new software. Please take a moment to read our New BGO User Guide which will give you a great start. If you find potential glitches, please report those in the Possible New Site Glitches and Issues thread. If you have questions, post them in the New Site Questions? thread.
  • The 2020 Season will be the last for our little community. Following the final WFT game of the 2020 season, the site will close it's doors. We wanted to give you a little advance notice so that you could retrieve any photos, content, or other material from the site before it became unavailable, so that you could exchange contact info with anyone you may desire, and ensure that folks would forgo any site donations going forward. We have had a blast being your favorite Redskins and WFT watering hole for the past decade. We had a great run and each of you were a part of it. Thanks to all of you for your amazing contributions and camaraderie. You made this a special place.

Game Day - 2020 Week 1 - Washington vs Philadelphia

One of many experimental iterations ...

Who wins this thing?

  • No mascot beats a dirty bird any day. WFT wins!

    Votes: 5 83.3%
  • Even without opposition fans buying all the tickets Washington can't beat Philly at home.

    Votes: 1 16.7%

  • Total voters
    6

Neophyte

GM
Staff member
Joined
Jun 30, 2009
Messages
8,531
Reaction score
168
Points
218
Location
Dallas



Talk about the game here - before, during, and after. Hail!
 

MisterPinstripe

2019 NFL Pickem Champion
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Jul 22, 2009
Messages
396
Reaction score
32
Points
28
Location
Winchester VA


Our DL and defense under Del Rio versus their O-line will dictate the winner I think. I hate the Eagles so much, I want domination from our DL, I want to see Wentz's jersey absolutely filthy.
 

Solitary Man

The Free Agent Vet
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Jul 29, 2015
Messages
869
Reaction score
27
Points
28


Prentzel getting Chased all game
 

SkinsOrlando

Searching for the 6 fingered man
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Dec 12, 2009
Messages
1,897
Reaction score
109
Points
63
Location
Orlando, FL

Kent State

We're going to have to generate pressure, our db's can't be expected to contain the passing attack for 4-5 seconds a clip. No idea on offense, not a clue what that will look like.
 

Kel Varnsen

2019 BGO Ballers Champ
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Oct 5, 2010
Messages
2,309
Reaction score
216
Points
63
Location
Kernersville, NC

High Point

Maybe I’m being a homer, but I like their chances in this one. I just feel like they will catch the Eagles by surprise both on offense and defense. The Eagles are already banged up on offense and I don’t think they have the weapons right now to scare anyone. Having said that, history tells us D-Jax will have his best game of the year, so there is that to worry about.
 

ntotoro

The Pro Bowler
Joined
Jul 27, 2009
Messages
3,087
Reaction score
164
Points
93
Location
NoVa


Maybe I’m being a homer, but I like their chances in this one. I just feel like they will catch the Eagles by surprise both on offense and defense. The Eagles are already banged up on offense and I don’t think they have the weapons right now to scare anyone. Having said that, history tells us D-Jax will have his best game of the year, so there is that to worry about.
Up until he pulls a hammy.
 

Elephant

The Commissioner
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Aug 1, 2009
Messages
24,819
Reaction score
458
Points
1,113

Florida State

Up until he pulls a hammy.
Yes....just never against us. Last year I tried to draft D-Jax in like the 7th or 8th round of the FF draft, hoping to start him in week one against the Redskins.

Jackson: 8 Rec 154 Yards 2 TD's

What I had forgotten was Case Keenum threw for almost 400 yards and 3 TD's himself.
 

ntotoro

The Pro Bowler
Joined
Jul 27, 2009
Messages
3,087
Reaction score
164
Points
93
Location
NoVa


Yes....just never against us. Last year I tried to draft D-Jax in like the 7th or 8th round of the FF draft, hoping to start him in week one against the Redskins.

Jackson: 8 Rec 154 Yards 2 TD's

What I had forgotten was Case Keenum threw for almost 400 yards and 3 TD's himself.
IIRC, he did get injured in that game. It was just after getting 154 yards and two TD's LOL!!!
 

SilentThreat

Coaching Staff
Staff member
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Oct 8, 2009
Messages
6,102
Reaction score
520
Points
193
Location
Leesburg, Va


Yes....just never against us. Last year I tried to draft D-Jax in like the 7th or 8th round of the FF draft, hoping to start him in week one against the Redskins.

Jackson: 8 Rec 154 Yards 2 TD's

What I had forgotten was Case Keenum threw for almost 400 yards and 3 TD's himself.


Didn't he overthrow a WIDE OPEN Mclaurin too, that would have been another long TD, or was that a different game?

Edit: Yep, fast forward to 6:58.




Mclaurin Wide Open_LI.jpg
 
Last edited:

MisterPinstripe

2019 NFL Pickem Champion
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Jul 22, 2009
Messages
396
Reaction score
32
Points
28
Location
Winchester VA


RB Miles Sanders is inactive for the Eagles, did not travel with the team for the game tomorrow. Lane Johnson is also a game time decision, having ankle pain/discomfort.

If Lane Johnson doesnt play that makes it way easier on our DL, even if hes playing through pain its great because he isnt going to move quite as well.
I am really not afraid of a 100 year old Jason Peters against Sweat or Young, Ill take that every day with the player he is today and his age.
 

SilentThreat

Coaching Staff
Staff member
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Oct 8, 2009
Messages
6,102
Reaction score
520
Points
193
Location
Leesburg, Va


RB Miles Sanders is inactive for the Eagles, did not travel with the team for the game tomorrow. Lane Johnson is also a game time decision, having ankle pain/discomfort.

If Lane Johnson doesnt play that makes it way easier on our DL, even if hes playing through pain its great because he isnt going to move quite as well.
I am really not afraid of a 100 year old Jason Peters against Sweat or Young, Ill take that every day with the player he is today and his age.

I can't stress how big of a deal this is. He's their best weapon not named Zack Ertz. This is HUGE. In years past this is where we have notoriously let a no name rookie destroy us. We have new management, Philly is ripe for the pickins. These are the games we need to take advantage of this year.

Bold prediction:


Washington - 27
Philly - 17
 

SilentThreat

Coaching Staff
Staff member
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Oct 8, 2009
Messages
6,102
Reaction score
520
Points
193
Location
Leesburg, Va



Field looks good, still not sold on the NFL logo on the field though...
 
Last edited:

Kel Varnsen

2019 BGO Ballers Champ
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Oct 5, 2010
Messages
2,309
Reaction score
216
Points
63
Location
Kernersville, NC

High Point


Field looks good, still not sold on the NFL logo on the field though...
I just hate how they are putting Established in 1932 on everything. This was established in 2020. They should just drop the date because it’s only pointing to the fact they are trying to erase the history of the team. We as fans aren’t stupid. We know what happened. We won’t be conned into thinking this has been the team all along. But they somehow think we will. Just call it the football team and be done with it.
 

SilentThreat

Coaching Staff
Staff member
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Oct 8, 2009
Messages
6,102
Reaction score
520
Points
193
Location
Leesburg, Va


I just hate how they are putting Established in 1932 on everything. This was established in 2020. They should just drop the date because it’s only pointing to the fact they are trying to erase the history of the team. We as fans aren’t stupid. We know what happened. We won’t be conned into thinking this has been the team all along. But they somehow think we will. Just call it the football team and be done with it.


Yeah, the est. 1932 is unnecessary...
 

SilentThreat

Coaching Staff
Staff member
Joe Gibbs Club Member
Joined
Oct 8, 2009
Messages
6,102
Reaction score
520
Points
193
Location
Leesburg, Va




I like the Endzone other than the EST 1932. I would be good with just WASHINGTON.
 

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Total: 1, Members: 0, Guests: 1)

Private conversations
Help Users
    You haven't joined any rooms.
    Chat 0
    Top