DC Sports Bog: George Allen


Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 04/16/2014

Redskins’ George Allen traded same pick twice before ’74 draft

Either Allen wasn’t good at keeping track of the draft picks he often traded for veterans, or he just hoped no one would notice.

By Scott Allen  |  01:48 PM ET, 04/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Allen, Redskins

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 06/04/2013

When Deacon Jones joined the Redskins

NFL Hall of Famer may not have been known for his time in D.C., but he sure made for great newspaper copy.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:03 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Deacon Jones, George Allen, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Jack Pardee and the Redskins

Jack Pardee's three years as Redskins head coach are largely forgotten among praise for George Allen and Joe Gibbs. Let's remember.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:42 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Allen, Jack Pardee, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 10/16/2012

George Allen visits the Redskins Radio Network broadcast booth

If you like politics mixed with football, you'll love reading the transcript of George Allen's appearance on the Redskins play-by-play broadcast.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:31 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, George Allen, Larry Michael, Redskins

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 06/27/2012

Throwbacks: Bruce Allen sad after a Super Bowl loss

In our latest image from the archives, it’s Bruce Allen, having a moment, after his father’s Redskins lost a chance at a title.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:22 PM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Bruce Allen, George Allen, Super Bowl

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 03/06/2012

George Starke: Joe Gibbs would hand out 100 dollar bills for hits on QBs

Former Hog says George Allen once placed a $200 bounty on Roger Staubach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:48 AM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Gibbs, George Starke, Gregg Williams, George Allen, Roger Staubach