The Insider: home field advantage

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Home-field advantage is real, but it’s not because of the 12th man

Environmental familiarity is more important than a cheering crowd for the home team

By Brian Burke  |  11:33 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  home field advantage, Washington Redskins

Posted at 07:37 AM ET, 10/10/2012

How do you feel about the Redskins’ FedEx Field blues?

No NFL team has been recently as unsuccessful at home as the Redskins, who host the Vikings on Sunday.

By Keith McMillan  |  07:37 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FedEx Field, home field advantage, Minnesota Vikings, Opening kick, Vikings vs. Redskins, Week 6