Brian Dawkins sings ‘Hail To The Redskins’

August 29, 2013
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We’ve covered lots of notable performances of “Hail to the Redskins” in this space. Robert Griffin III’s first public singing of the fight song, for instance. And when a Dallas radio host played it for Jerry Jones. And this dog’s heartfelt rendition.

But when someone who played 13 seasons for the Eagles sings it, even if only a line, it falls near the top of the list of best HTTRs ever. Here’s Brian Dawkins on SportsCenter yesterday breaking out into song. (via @recordsANDradio)

TWEET OF THE NIGHT

 

QUOTE OF THE NIGHT
A 25-year old Stephen Strasburg on stiffness in his back preventing him from returning after the rain delay:

“That’s 100 percent normal. You can ask anybody in here. It’s a combination of being September and us being athletes. I’m not 20 years old anymore.”

PHOTO OF THE DAY
Ian Desmond signing a baby. (via @Prop4Curiosity)


via @Prop4Curiosity

HIGHLIGHT OF THE NIGHT
Ian Desmond trying to tag two Marlins out at third simultaneously. Adam Kilgore has Desmond’s postgame reaction here.

WHAT TO WATCH TONIGHT
Redskins at Buccs. 7:30 p.m. on WRC (Channel 4) and Comcast SportsNet. Mike Jones has some storylines to look out for. Marlins at Nats, 7 p.m. on MASN2. All TV/Radio listings here.

ARROGANT BRAVES PROMOTION OF THE DAY
The Braves are running a promotion, reducing the price of their outfield seats to match the team’s division lead. The current 13-game lead means $13 tickets.

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