DC Sports Bog: Daniel Snyder


Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 03/04/2014

So how do we feel about ‘Redskins Nation’?

The Redskins -- and the media -- are increasingly using this phrase ‘Redskins Nation.’ I don’t love it.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:59 AM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, Daniel Snyder, Jay Gruden, Redskins

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Redskins fans chant ‘Keep the Name’ in Denver

During Washington’s weekly pep rally during road games, fans broke out into a ‘Keep the Name’ chant.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:32 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, Redskins

Posted at 08:01 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Tony Dungy, ‘Meet the Press’ on Redskins name

NBC’s national programming starts and ends the day with commentary on the Redskins team name.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:01 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, NBC, Redskins, Tony Dungy

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 03/13/2013

Morning Pixels: Redskins and all-time worst free agent signings

Fox Sports list says Redskins have three of the four all-time worst free agent signings. This year won't add to the list.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:27 AM ET, 03/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Archuleta, Albert Haynesworth, Daniel Snyder, Deion Sanders, Redskins

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 01/08/2013

Daniel Snyder fired groundskeepers in '99 for 'crappy fields' that were dangerous

More than a decade ago, the Redskins owner told Sports Illustrated that he fired his groundskeepers because he wanted perfect fields.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:01 AM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, FedEx Field, Redskins

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 09/14/2012

Dan Snyder and Mike Shanahan flew to the Bahamas to celebrate RGIII trade

ESPN reporter and Shanahan confidante Adam Schefter reports that the Redskins’ brain trust celebrated in style.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:53 AM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Dan Snyder, Daniel Snyder, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 07/31/2012

Wale nicknames RGIII ‘Thrizzle’

Local rapper says local quarterback’s national nickname is overused. Hence, ‘Thrizzle.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:41 AM ET, 07/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Wale, Daniel Snyder, Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 07:53 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Quotes from the 80th anniversary kickoff

What the dignitaries said during the first event of a season-long series of 80th anniversary Redskins celebrations.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:53 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Bruce Allen, Daniel Snyder, Robert Griffin III, Dexter Manley, Larry Michael

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Orakpo: You’d have to be dumb not to assume RGIII was starting

Redskins linebacker doesn’t mince words when asked for a reaction to RGIII ascension up the depth chart.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:58 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Robert Griffin III, Mike Shanahan, Daniel Snyder

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 03/12/2012

Steve Czaban rips Redskins trade

While most D.C. media members slurp up Griffin hype, one local sports radio host dares to doubt.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:58 AM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Steve Czaban, Robert Griffin III, Daniel Snyder, Darnell Dockett, Clinton Portis, Mark May

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 02/27/2012

Marion Barry says a Redskins return to D.C. is ‘fantasy land’

WTOP’s Mark Segraves, meanwhile, says D.C. officials feel they’re ‘closer than they’ve ever been’ to getting a piece of the Skins.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:40 PM ET, 02/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, D.C. United, Nats | Tags:  Vincent Gray, Marion Barry, Mark Segraves, Daniel Snyder

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 01/31/2012

Darrell Green on the Redskins and tradition

Hall-of-Fame cornerback offers strong words about Washington’s break with the past.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:39 AM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Darrell Green, LaVar Arrington, Chad Dukes, Daniel Snyder

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 01/20/2010

Vinny Cerrato talks George Michael

In what I believe were his first public comments since he resigned/was let go by the Redskins, Vinny Cerrato made a return to the local radio airwaves on Wednesday to discuss George Michael. The legendary sports broadcaster's memorial service is Thursday, and Cerrato had an extremely close relationship to Michael,...

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:19 PM ET, 01/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Redskins | Tags:  Daniel Snyder, George Michael, Mike Wise, Redskins, Vinny Cerrato