Tailgating at the Redskins-Browns Game

I plead the fifth.  But from what I can remember, I had a blast at the Redskins game against the Browns. We tailgated.  El Jefe and his friends were tailgating.  I went out there with my homegirl Meghan, and again, I plead the fifth, but I had a really good time.  From what I remember. I More...

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Najwa at Redskins game
By David Gaines On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Najwa’s First Redskins Game!

My homeboy Joon and I got season tickets to the Redskins games, this being our second year. He was gracious enough to give up a preseason ticket so I can take Najwa and continue to ensure she grows up to More...

Sean Taylor graffiti at Brookland Metro station in Washington, DC
By David Gaines On Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Sean Taylor Remembered at Brookland Metro

Brookland is a pretty quiet neighborhood.  Homes have spacious yards, there’s plenty of green space [relative to the rest of the District], and it’s not cheap to live there. It has its own More...

Introducing RGIII
By David Gaines On Sunday, January 6th, 2013

Redskins First Playoff Game in Years

As soon as the Redskins beat up on the Cowboys, it was time to get tickets for the Redskins’ first playoff game in years. Doug and I rolled out to FedEx Field with nosebleeds, but the “standing More...

Redskins Dice
By David Gaines On Saturday, December 15th, 2012

Nduku Got Her Illegal Fuzzy Dice Just Without All The Pips

One day Nduku made a comment about wanting to hang fuzzy dice from her rear view mirror. I thought she was kidding. So, I tested her and got her some fuzzy dice — only not all the pips are them. But still, More...

By David Gaines On Sunday, November 25th, 2012

AHHHH DC!!! (RG3 GO-GO Remix) – The Washington Redskins Marching Band Drumline

Go-Go and Redskins!? Thanks Davita for sharing. I won’t tell Chad you’re slowly becoming a Redskins fan!  More...

2-3 Griffining
By David Gaines On Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

2-3 Griffining

After Robert Griffin III threw his first touchdown pass, an 88-yarder to Pierre Garcon in the 40-32 beat down of the New Orleans Saints, RGIII was knocked down from a pretty vicious hit. He sat up, saw the results More...

By David Gaines On Monday, September 10th, 2012

“We Dem Redskins” by Black Boo of Mambo Sauce

NFL season is upon us, and that means new Redskins songs from Black Boo of Mambo Sauce! Hail to the Redskins!  More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
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Newseum Welcomes RGIII With “Light Up DC” Light Show on 1st Amendment Wall

Just when I was getting settled in for the night, I read that a 74-foot RGIII will be projected on the First Amendment Wall of the Newseum. The animated light show featuring a moving illustration of Griffin More...

Mike Jackson at Redskins Training Camp
By David Gaines On Saturday, August 4th, 2012
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That Annual Pilgrimage to Redskins Training Camp

Once practice came to a close, coach Mike Shanahan gave some remarks and the players headed to the throngs of fans to sign autographs, Robert Griffin III walked directly to where my homeboy Mike and I were standing. More...