DC Sports Bog: Sonny Jurgensen


Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 01/23/2014

The Redskins totem pole

Looking for a unique piece of Redskins art?

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:45 AM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Joe Theismann, John Riggins, Matisse, Redskins, RGIII, Sammy Baugh, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 12/15/2013

Jurgensen thinks Shanahan will be back

I don’t understand anything anyone is saying anymore.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:01 PM ET, 12/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, ESPN 980, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Jurgensen thinks Mike Shanahan’s job is safe

Longtime Redskins analyst thinks Mike Shanahan would be back even with a 3-13 record.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:28 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, Kevin Sheehan, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Sonny Jurgensen called for RGIII’s benching

Longtime radio analyst asked for Kirk Cousins at least twice during Sunday’s loss in Philadelphia.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:53 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 11/14/2013

Bobby Mitchell, Sonny Jurgensen and Carl Kammerer on JFK assassination

Three former Redskins tell personal anecdotes about the president’s assassination.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:58 PM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bobby Mitchell, Carl Kammerer, Redskins, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 11/06/2013

A fake Redskins radio broadcast

Listen to a parody broadcast of a Redskins game broadcast, brought to you by 106.7 The Fan and Danny Rouhier.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:22 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Danny Rouhier, Larry Michael, Redskins, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Redskins broadcast booth sings ‘Hail to the Redskins’

Listen to Larry Michael, Sonny Jurgensen, Chris Cooley and Doc Walker sing “Hail to the Redskins.“

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:19 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Doc Walker, ESPN 980, Larry Michael, Redskins, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 10/15/2013

RGIII won’t let anyone else tell him how to play QB

He’s focusing on not letting anybody else tell him how to play this game? Like who, praytell?

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:59 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Larry Michael, Redskins, RGIII, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Theismann would be interested in Redskins radio job

Longtime part of the Redskins broadcast family says he 'certainly would have an interest' in joining the radio broadcast team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:04 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Theismann, Larry Michael, Redskins, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 06/24/2013

What's next for the Redskins radio booth?

A few clues on what will happen now that Sam Huff has departed from the Redskins game-day broadcasts.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:18 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Mann, Chris Cooley, Doc Walker, Larry Michael, Redskins, Sam Huff, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 04/15/2013

Sonny Jurgensen to RGIII: 'Quit running'

One Redskins quarterback tells another Redskins quarterback to limit the amount of hits he takes next season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:46 AM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 01/09/2013

RGIII's postgame conversation with Sonny Jurgensen

Hall of Famer suggested to Robert Griffin III that there's a time to sit down. And the rookie was like, nah, not for me.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:39 PM ET, 01/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 11/19/2012

Sonny Jurgensen jabs Andy Reid

Redskins longtime color analyst assailed a decision made by the Eagles coach. Events proved Jurgensen prescient.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:22 PM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andy Reid, Eagles, ESPN 980, Media, Redskins, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 08/29/2012

Robert Griffin III ditches the pre-game headphones

After listening to music through his pre-game throws in Buffalo and Chicago, RGIII takes them off before the Indianapolis game.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:04 PM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 08/28/2012

Redskins fans booing Rex Grossman

When the former starter made his first appearance of the season at FedEx Field, he was greeted with jeers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:36 PM ET, 08/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Rex Grossman, FedEx Field, Larry Michael, Sonny Jurgensen, Sam Huff

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 07/20/2012

Sonny Jurgensen says RGIII will be ‘quicker than any Redskins quarterback in history’

The Redskins legend also advises fans to exercise some caution when it comes to the hype.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:17 PM ET, 07/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Sonny Jurgensen, Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 07/10/2012

A few more things about Sam Huff’s radio schedule

Adding a tiny bit of additional context to last week’s news that Huff will miss six regular season broadcasts this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:50 PM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Sam Huff, Red Zebra, ESPN, Larry Michael, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 03/05/2012

When John Thompson stood up for Bram Weinstein

Former ESPN 980 host told the Redskins to lay off the former ESPN 980 beat reporter.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:08 AM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., Bram Weinstein, Sonny Jurgensen, Dan Snyder